Shipping Associate

Sunnyvale, California
May 04, 2021
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
About AbbVie
AbbVie’s mission is to discover and deliver innovative medicines that solve serious health issues today and address the medical challenges of tomorrow. We strive to have a remarkable impact on people’s lives across several key therapeutic areas: immunology, oncology, neuroscience, eye care, virology, women’s health and gastroenterology, in addition to products and services across its Allergan Aesthetics portfolio. For more information about AbbVie, please visit us at Follow @abbvie on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube and LinkedIn.

  • Responsible for compliance with applicable Corporate and Divisional policies and procedures.
  • Coordinate pick-up of mail and packages being returned or moved internally and deliver incoming mail and packages to customers and mail stops.
  • Operate mail equipment.
  • Provide assistance to high priority customers or special shipments
  • Accurately receive incoming packages, verify items against packing slip, process into receiving system and close purchase orders in SAP if required.
  • Represent Delivery Services as SME when required.
  • Use computer applications to investigate and reroute miss-directed mail and packages.
  • Prepare pallets for transportation and move to various dock staging areas. Utilize various regulations and policies. Print and sort manifests for selected freight and place on pallet for Delivery Routes.
  • Operate various types of material handling equipment for the delivery of packages and obtain a certification for a forklift operator if required.

  • High School Graduate or GED and be able to read, understand and enter information into detailed training records, and IT systems all written in English.
  • Must have 3-5 years of experience in Delivery Services.
  • Must be capable of lifting up to 70 lbs., walking, standing, stooping and climbing ladders as well handling heavy packages and operating moving equipment in indoors.
  • Must be capable of safely operating high speed inserting, sorting and encoding machinery.
  • Must have valid driver’s license when operating company vehicles on public roadways.

Significant Work Activities
Continuous standing for prolonged periods (more than 2 consecutive hours in an 8 hour day)
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Equal Employment Opportunity
At AbbVie, we value bringing together individuals from diverse backgrounds to develop new and innovative solutions for patients. As an equal opportunity employer we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy), physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic.