Rensselaer, New York
Job Summary At Avantor, people are the most important part of our success because they drive our global performance. That’s why our Avantor Lab and Production Services team is a trusted partner in supporting the innovation and growth objectives of labs across the globe. In this role, you will report to the Site Services Supervisor and will work closely with the Avantor’s Lab and Production Services team of over 1,500 on- and off-site expert personnel – and our customers – to perform customized, mission-based lab work and research protocols that help return time back to science. Location: Rensselaer, NY Schedule: Mon – Fri, 7 am – 3 pm Sign-On Bonus: $1000 pays out after 30 days of employment. Wage: $19 per hour Benefits: Health and Wellness: Medical, Dental, Vision and Wellness programs (eligible for medical coverage on day 1) Time Off: Paid Time Off (PTO), and Company paid holidays, Financial Well Being: Spending Accounts: Flexible Spending Account (FSA), Health Savings Accounts (HSA), commuter benefits, 401(k), tuition assistance, employee stock purchase plan discount, Added Protection Coverage: To include critical illness, hospital indemnity, accident, legal, identity theft protection, pet, auto and home insurance, Recognition: Celebrate your peers and earn points to redeem on gifts and products. What we’re looking for Education: High school diploma or GED is required. Experience: 2+ years’ customer service, inventory replenishment, or material handling experience is required. Collaboration Tool: Microsoft Office suite. Qualifications: Basic digital literacy including Microsoft Office required. Conform to all company and customer requirements for background checks, health and safety issues, security clearances required. Strong communication required. Excellent customer service skills including a professional can-do demeanor required. Perform duties with the highest regard for safety and quality required. Must be flexible, forward- thinking, motivated, and have the ability to act independently required. Problem-solving skills and the ability to prioritize tasks required. Spill containment training, IATA, DOT, IMDG and OSHA Right to Know experience is desired. Previous experience working in a manufacturing environment is strongly desired. Who you are: A creative, agile, and highly motivated professional seeking to enhance your experience and gain some meaningful professional growth within services. Apply today if you want to go further in your career and have the following: A strong work ethic and initiative, Ability to work independently or as part of a team, Enjoys a fast-paced environment. How you will thrive and create an impact: Avantor’s Lab and Production Services team is a crucial part of the Avantor Services group serving over 500 customers in biopharma, pharmaceutical, educational, industrial, and high-tech industries with customizable, flexible solutions and end-to-end laboratory operations support. As an Inventory Technician you will: Facilitates orders for consumable lab inventory replenishment. Manages customer’s point of use or stockroom inventory. Responsible for logistical activities such as shipping and receiving of materials through coordination with 3rd party couriers. May handle and manage chemicals, including hazardous materials. Basic order entry and follow-up on existing back orders. Maintains and checks safety stations. Updating and maintaining Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs). Cleanroom garment management. Other duties as assigned. Why Avantor? Dare to go further in your career. Join our global team of 14,000+ associates whose passion for discovery and determination to overcome challenges relentlessly advances life-changing science. The work we do changes people’s lives for the better. It brings new patient treatments and therapies to market, giving a cancer survivor the chance to walk his daughter down the aisle. It enables medical devices that help a little boy hear his mom’s voice for the first time. Outcomes such as these create unlimited opportunities for you to contribute your talents, learn new skills and grow your career at Avantor. We are committed to helping you on this journey through our diverse, equitable and inclusive culture which includes learning experiences to support your career growth and success. At Avantor, dare to go further and see how the impact of your contributions set science in motion to create a better world. Apply today! Pay Transparency: The expected pre-tax pay for this position is $34,800.00 – $58,000.00 Actual pay may differ depending on relevant factors such as prior experience and geographic location. Disclaimer: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of employees assigned to this position. Avantor is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. EEO Statement: We are an Equal Employment/Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate in hiring on the basis of sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religious creed, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected Veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state/province, or local law. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please contact us by email at and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Requests for accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Please note that only inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this email address. For more information about equal employment opportunity protections, please view the Equal Employment Opportunity is THE LAW Poster, EEO is the Law Poster Supplement, and Pay Transparency Non-Discrimination Provision. 3rd Party Non-Solicitation Policy: By submitting candidates without having been formally assigned on and contracted for a specific job requisition by Avantor, or by failing to comply with the Avantor recruitment process, you forfeit any fee on the submitted candidates, regardless of your usual terms and conditions. Avantor works with a preferred supplier list and will take the initiative to engage with recruitment agencies based on its needs and will not be accepting any form of solicitation.