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NanoString Technologies, Inc. Lead Material Handler, Shipping and Kitting-R -100942 in Seattle, Washington

Who We Are:NanoString Technologies ()is a leading provider of life science tools for discovery and translational research. The company's nCounter Analysis System is used in life sciences research and has been cited in more than 3,800 peer-reviewed publications. The nCounter Analysis System offers a cost-effective way to easily profile the expression of hundreds of genes, proteins, miRNAs, or copy number variations, simultaneously with high sensitivity and precision, facilitating a wide variety of basic research and translational medicine applications. The company's GeoMx Digital Spatial Profiler enables highly-multiplexed spatial profiling of RNA and protein targets in a variety of sample types, including FFPE tissue sections. Built on pioneering principles in 2003, NanoString is blazing new trails and exploring new frontiers to adapt to the everchanging landscape and becoming smarter and more innovative in the process. We are dedicated to advancing scientific discovery and providing solutions that can have a meaningful impact in research and discovery.Our purpose is toMap the Universe of Biology.We enable scientists to answer questions they have always wanted to ask to explore the boundaries of cellular structures and create an atlas of biological interactions that define life. We are relentless in our quest toCatalyze the Next Biological Revolutionleading toAdvancing the Human Condition. In addition to a pioneering spirit, we value:Grit. Authenticity. Ambition. Ingenuity. Customers. Join our team!Job Summary:The Lead Material Handler is a key member of our NanoString Supply Chain team. The position is responsible for kitting and shipping of customer orders, inventory management, cycle counts, and receipt of goods. The role will also closely partner with several functions, key amongst are Sales Order Administration and Manufacturing. This position will be report to the Manager, Warehouse and Logistics.Essential Functions:Lead the timely kitting and shipping of finished goods to internal, domestic, and international customersProactively engage with kitting and shipping team members to identify and implement best practicesPerform in weekly cycle counts, reconciliation, and inventory accuracy to meet auditing standards (i.e. daily shipping reports and expired materials)Process sales order shipments related to inventory sign-out sheet within same dayProvide internal and external customers with shipment notification and maintain documentationCollaborate with cross functional teams to ensure compliance with all state, federal, environmental, safety, and hazardous waste regulationsOther duties and special project support as agreed with managementRequirements:6+ years of experience in a warehouse environment, managing inventories, kitting customer orders, and shipping using an ERP (i.e Microsoft NAV)Team player with proven ability to work well under pressure and constant deadlinesLogical and creative problem-solving skillsWorking knowledge of Microsoft Office Products, especially Outlook and ExcelAbility to quickly learn new skills, adaptable, and detailed orientedAbility to lift 50 lbs. with and without reasonable accommodationAbility to work independently and adapt to change in a fast-paced environmentAbility to work a flexible work schedulePreferred Qualifications:Experience in the biotech/life science industry and/or regulated environmentCertification in powered industrial trucks (walkie-stacker, forklift)NanoString is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, or disability status. NanoString does not accept unsolicited agency resumes