Warehouse Associate II


Canton, MA, US, 02021 Canton, MA, US, 02021


We go where others won’t, taking on some of the biggest public health challenges to protect and enhance millions of lives, and create a better, more secure world. Here, you will join passionate professionals who advance their scientific, technical and professional skills to develop products designed-to protect and enhance life.

Responsible for accurate and timely transactions within the SAP environment. Performs warehouse and distribution functions such as unloading, receiving, put away, picking, shipping, cycle counting, and bin audits using various material handling equipment such pallet jacks and carts as well powered industrial trucks such as forklifts, reach lifts, and order pickers. Work may occur within ambient or cold chain environments.



Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


•    Accurately complete receiving, picking, and inventory transactions within SAP in a timely fashion.
•    Unload and load trucks with forklifts and/or pallet jacks
•    Put materials away in rack or floor locations with equipment such as forklifts or reach trucks, accurately transacting with handheld warehouse devices.
•    Perform receiving activities for all supplies and equipment for the site. Distribution of received materials to internal customers as indicated by Purchase Order or requested by end users.
•    Maintain compliance to SOPs, cGxP best practices, and logistics regulations.
•    Coordinate shipments and logistics as required.
•    Interface with other departments such as Quality, Manufacturing, Safety, and Other Adjacent Groups
•    Maintain compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley controls throughout the warehouse.
•    Champion safety and 6S
•    Ensure accuracy and integrity of data entry in ERP system. Perform cycle counts as per ERP ABC codes. Maintain office space and warehouse areas clean and in an audit ready state.
•    Participate in change controls and Corrective Action Plans (CAPAs)
•    Complete pick, pack, and ship functions utilizing handheld warehouse devices.
•    Transport material & equipment between buildings as required.
•    Depending on site needs; weigh, dispense, and sampling may be assigned.
•    Participate in the On Call program.
•    Follow HSE procedures and support the implementation of agreed safety actions. 
The above statements are intended to describe the nature of work performed by those in this job and are not an exhaustive list of all duties. Nothing in this job description restricts managements right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time which reflects management’s assignment of essential functions.


•    High School Diploma or GED required; some college preferred
•    2-4 years of relevant experience
•    Forklift driving experience
•    Significant attention to detail
•    Excellent organization skills
•    Previous warehouse experience preferred
•    Previous Cold Chain experience preferred
•    Able to drive box truck (~ 28 feet)


Per CDC guidelines, Emergent strongly recommends that all employees working on site are vaccinated to help ensure their safety, as well as the safety of fellow employees. This includes the use of good judgment when determining when the CDC guidelines advise that you stay home when ill. 

There are physical/mental demands and work environment characteristics that must be met by an individual to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. This information is available upon request from the candidate.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform all essential functions.

Emergent BioSolutions is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and values the diversity of our workforce.  Emergent does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, sex or gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, and related medical conditions), gender identity or gender expression (including transgender status), sexual orientation, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital status, physical or mental disability, military service or veteran status, genetic information or any other characteristics protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

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Emergent BioSolutions does not accept non-solicited resumes or candidate submittals from search/recruiting agencies not already on Emergent BioSolutions’ approved agency list. Unsolicited resumes or candidate information submitted to Emergent BioSolutions by search/recruiting agencies not already on Emergent BioSolutions’ approved agency list shall become the property of Emergent BioSolutions and if the candidate is subsequently hired by Emergent BioSolutions, Emergent BioSolutions shall not owe any fee to the submitting agency.


Protecting and Enhancing 1 billion lives by 2030 focuses our energy to improve the quality of life for individuals around the world, giving them the opportunity to experience the fullness of life.

Our drive towards this vision informs all of our actions—whether it is our approach to product development, manufacturing, encouraging employee health and wellness or giving back to the community—we strive every day to achieve this shared goal.


  • Lead with Integrity
    • We gain trust and confidence through ethics, quality, and compliance excellence
  • Stand shoulder to shoulder no matter what
    • We combine our best thinking and communicate openly to support each other.
  • Own it always
    • Every person at Emergent is engaged and accountable for delivering on our commitments.
  • Break through thinking
    • We take smart risks, pursue innovation and challenge ourselves to constantly improve.
  • Compete where it counts
    • We set the right goals and respect each other as we conquer them together.

Nearest Major Market: Boston