Senior Materials Technician in Indianapolis, Indiana at Beckman Coulter Diagnostics

Date Posted: 9/6/2018

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Job ID: BEC010977

About Us

At Beckman Coulter, we are dedicated to advancing and optimizing the laboratory. For more than 80 years, we have been a trusted partner for laboratory professionals, helping to advance scientific research and patient care. We do challenging work on a global scale, and are invested in growing our associates’ careers. We embrace continuous improvement, and are passionate about moving science and healthcare forward.

We have a vital role at Beckman Coulter: our focus on innovation, reliability and efficiency has led us to become the partner of choice for clinical, research and industrial customers all over the world.

Beckman Coulter is a Danaher company, operating in two industries: Diagnostics and Life Sciences. 


Beckman Coulter develops, manufactures and markets products that simplify, automate and innovate complex biomedical testing. Our diagnostic systems, found in hospitals and other critical care settings around the world, produce information used by physicians to diagnose disease, make treatment decisions and monitor patients. Scientists use our life science research instruments to study complex biological problems including causes of disease and potential new therapies or drugs. More than 275,000 Beckman Coulter systems operate in both diagnostics and life sciences laboratories on all seven continents. For 80 years, our products have been making a difference in peoples’ lives by improving the productivity of medical professionals and scientists, supplying critical information for improving patient health and reducing the cost of care.
We are looking for a dynamic, energetic and self-motivated individual to join our team!  In this role you would be responsible for processing returned service parts.  Your duties will involve the inspection, receiving, data entry and material transactions, including receipts and shipment confirmation. You will also perform manual and/or clerical duties that may utilize various software systems (e.g., Oracle, Access, and MS Office, etc.), as well as performing a variety of coordinating and reporting tasks in order to support the return of service parts to finished goods inventory.  In addition you will coordinates and monitor workflow while prioritizing activities in assigned area.
Key Responsibilities:

• Inspect Service Parts for Usage/Damage;

• Log Inspection Disposition in Company database;

• Perform receipts and material transactions;

• General packing and shipping;

• Empty Scrap Hoppers as required;

• Run reports as needed;

• Lift and move material with pallet jack

• Cross-functional training to support other areas;

• Other duties may be assigned;

• Attendance is required function of this job.

Job Requirements



• High School Diploma, plus no less than 5 years of experience working in or supporting a fast-paced logistics environment.  

• Highly flexible and self-motivated.

• Established success in building a collaborative working environment and working/influencing across different business units.

• Must be able to lift up to 45 lbs., unassisted.

Must be able to wear required PPE, including safety shoes. 


Danaher Corporation Overview

Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 67,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $18.3B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 1,200% over 20 years.
At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We’re innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you’ll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.


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