Warehouse Supervisor, Finished Goods (m/f/d) in Munich, Germany at Beckman Coulter Diagnostics

Date Posted: 6/14/2019

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Job ID: BEC014629

About Us

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.
Beckman Coulter offers a broad array of comprehensive, competitive benefit programs that add value to associates' and their families' lives. Whether it's a health care program or paid time off, our programs contribute to life beyond the job. Check out our benefits. We think you'll like what you see.
If you believe your education and experience are in line with the position description and qualifications referred to above, and are motivated, energetic, and looking for a new and exciting opportunity, please submit your resume online at the URL below or at www.beckmancoulter.com.
Beckman Coulter is an equal opportunity employer.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law.


The Team Leader of Finished Goods Warehouse is responsible for the storage, packing, and outgoing of materials, spare parts, and instruments or equipment to meet customer expectations. These processes involve shipping as well as inventory/material control. 

The Team Leader will perform manual and/or clerical duties that may utilize various systems involved in preparation of materials for shipment. This person will perform a wide variety of planning, scheduling, coordinating, and reporting tasks in support of the outgoing finished goods workflow. This person will maintain compliance with local, country, and international guidelines and has responsibility for fulfillment administration and processes. The Team Leader will oversee a team of 5-6 employees so effective communication and leadership skills are crucial for this role. 

  • Lead a team of shop floor associates by providing right direction and coaching. This also includes disciplinary activities like annual performance ratings and reviews with permanent subordinates
  • Plan work assignment and daily tasks
  • Take care of cleanliness and order (5S) in the warehouse
  • Improvement is in our genes: identifying improvement areas and managing the implementation of change
  • Act in the role as a “Superuser” for ORACLE EBS 12 with deep, broad and specific knowledge
  • Overseeing, planning, and controlling all material flows in the FG warehouse including material storage, material replenishment, labeling, and pick- and pack- processes
  • Applying DBS (Danaher Business System) methods in order to manage the team to highest performance
  • Regularly checking for overstock and stock reduction opportunities and managing them
  • Regularly checking and evaluating the quality of the Kanban replenishment systems
  • Performing weekly cycle counts, commenting on the results and starting problem solving for major target misses

Job Requirements


  • Education as a Warehouse Technician (Fachlagerist geprüft) with a minimum of 7 years of working experience in a warehouse environment
  • At least 4 years of experience in team leadership/management
  • Experience in one or more functional responsibilities (e.g. safety responsible person, work tools responsible person , etc.) where it was required to act on one’s own judgment without request
  • Experience in any ERP system, preferable in ORACLE EBS
  • Good Excel skills, Office Applications are a must
  • Must have working proficiency in spoken and written German and English language

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 71,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $19.9B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 5,200% over 25 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.
Danaher is committed to competitive compensation that typically has key components including base salary, variable annual incentive compensation based on personal and company performance, and long-term incentive.


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