Logistics Associate II

Summary: The Logistics Associate II coordinates, plans & executes activities related to receiving, inventory control, material movement, and distribution of materials and products, in accordance with quality system procedures.


  • Distribution of all goods in accordance with approved distribution/inventory management procedures.
  • Ensures all goods are properly located and maintained in accordance to storage procedures.
  • Performs all receiving activates for inbound goods. Distributing the goods to its proper designated location or recipient. In case a discrepancy arises, work with the purchaser to resolve the issue prior to distribution.
  • Identifies safety hazards on a regular basis for all inbound shipments. (e.g. RMA’s)
  • Reports all related problems to Area Manager including events and circumstances which could affect product trackability, cost, traceability, and employee safety.
  • Works with Customer Success Reps to resolve any discrepancies for a given shipment.
  • Works closely with freight carriers to ensure on-time trackability and cost effectiveness for all inbound/outbound shipments.
  • Supports inventory management activities; routine cycle counts, inventory movement, kitting/maintain kan ban cards, and provide recommendations for low supply & labor. (e.g. Timecards)
  • Ability to be punctual & adhere to company policies.
  • Works in accordance with current Good Documentation Practices (cGDP).
  • Other duties as assigned by Manager.

Minimum Qualifications, Experience and Skills Required:

  • High School diploma or equivalent certification.
  • 2-5 years of logistics experience in medical device industry or equivalent.
  • Provides overall technical expertise of a process or processes.
  • Basic knowledge of computer applications such as MS Outlook, Excel, and Word.
  • Thorough knowledge of QAD receiving, shipping, and material movements.
  • Performs routine cycle counts of various inventory locations.
  • Completes kitting activities or maintains kan ban cards.
  • Ability to process all inbound/outbound shipments with keen accuracy.
  • Ability to work well under pressure and to meet multiple/occasional competing deadlines while maintaining a cooperative working relationship with other employees & Manager.
  • Must be highly organized and able to execute tasks in a timely manner.
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills.
  • Experience with medical industry preferred.
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs.
  • Maintains the warehouse in a clean/organized manner. Maintains safety standards and follow all regulations while working in the warehouse.
  • Volunteers for cross-training and additional responsibilities. Attempts self-improvement that meets company needs through available classes/seminars.
  • Maintains productive work relationships with personnel at all levels. By establishing forward thinking, adaptability, sound decision-making skills, accountability, sound decision-making skills, accountability, and keen attention to detail. When a conflict shall arise the employee addresses in a constructive & respectful manner.
  • Meets attendance requirements established by Manager.

Work Environment:

  • Job duties are typically performed in a warehouse environment.
  • Overall duties require the ability to stand for lengthy periods of time.
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually low to moderate.

Personal Protective Equipment:

  • Currently there is no requirement for protective equipment. If such a need arises for such equipment, training will be required.

What We Offer You:

  • A collaborative work environment with colleagues who care about each other and the success of their organization
  • A workplace where you are treated fairly, compensated competitively, and can learn and develop your skills
  • A chance to join an industry which is saving lives and changing the shape of healthcare
  • A very fun and supportive environment in a fast-growing organization where there is never a dull moment

Interested candidates should submit their resume to jobs@silkroadmed.com.

Join us!

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  • 1213 Innsbruck Drive
    Sunnyvale, CA 94089

    phone: 855.410.TCAR (8227)
    local phone: 408.720.9002
    fax: 408.720.9013