Intellia Therapeutics

Shipping & Receiving Associate

Cambridge, MA
Jun 23, 2022
Required Education
High School or equivalent
Position Type
Full time

Why Join Intellia?

Our mission is to develop curative genome editing treatments that can positively transform the lives of people living with severe and life-threatening diseases.

Beyond our science, we live our four core values: One, Explore, Disrupt, Deliver and feel strongly that you can achieve more at Intellia. We have a single-minded determination to excel and succeed together. We believe in the power of curiosity and pushing boundaries. We welcome challenging thoughts and imagination to develop innovative solutions. And we know that patients are counting on us to make the promise a reality, so we must maintain high standards and get it done.

We wantall ofour people to go beyond what is possible. We aren’t constrained by typical end rails, and we aren’t out to just “treat” people. We’re all in this for something more. We’re driven to cure and motivated for change. Just imagine the possibilities of what we can do together.

How you will Achieve More with Intellia:

We are seeking a Shipping & Receiving Associate to join our growing team! In this role, you will inspect all received inventory and materials for quality issues. You will reconcile any PO discrepancies and resolve incorrect invoices and exceptions. Additional role responsibilities include:

  • Participate in carrier evaluation and business reviews, identify necessary corrective actions and drive implementation

  • Work with shipping agents to arrange collections, clear customs, and make deliveries

  • Proactively monitor the status of shipments and identify and correct any issues as they arise

  • Provide customers with regular, accurate, and timely updates on shipping status

  • Promptly respond to all internal and external customer requests

  • Retrieve temperature monitors, download data, and report to internal customers

  • Arrange return of all logistical returnable packaging

  • Ensure any dangerous goods are correctly classified and have the correct documentation

  • Maintain database and appropriately file required government paperwork

  • Develop and manage recordkeeping and audit processes

  • Monitor all cold chain shipments daily

About You:

Qualified individuals will have experience in a Shipping & Receiving environment and knowledge of domestic and international logistic providers. Requirements include a High School Diploma and the ability to lift and/or push 50 lbs. on occasion. You are self-motivated and detail-oriented with excellent organizational skills and the ability to work with little or no supervision. You possess good communication and problem-solving skills and can work under pressure to meet competing workplace demands

Meet your future team:

Join our award-winning Facilities Operations team! In 2021, Intellia’s Leadership team recognized our contributions with the Annual Impact Award. You will report directly to the Associate Director, Shipping & Receiving, and Internal Logistics in the Facilities, Lab Operations, and EH&S departments. The Shipping & Receiving team consists of six individuals working together and supporting multiple buildings. In addition, we work cross-functionally with other internal departments and functions and outsourced partners to support the needs of Intellia.

This role is 100% on-site, and you must be able to work overtime as needed and help support off-hour activities. As a member of our team, you can expect to join a fast, exciting, and collaborative environment emphasizing customer service. We look forward to fostering your skills, learning from your experiences, and building a larger team together.


Covid-19 Vaccination Policy: All Intellia employees, regardless of work location, must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19. This requirement includes a booster dose once eligible. Requests for exemption for medical or sincerely held religious beliefs will be considered.

EEOC Statement: Intellia believes in a diverse environment, and is committed to equal employment opportunity for all its employees and qualified applicants. We do not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or any other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status. Intellia will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities, in accordance with applicable law.