Shipping Tech 1 1

Charles River Laboratories International Inc (CRL)

Charleston, SC, US, 29407

Shipping Tech 1 1 Req ID #:  194258 Location: 

Charleston, SC, US, 29407 For 70 years, Charles River employees have worked together to assist in the discovery, development and safe manufacture of new drug therapies. When you join our family, you will have a significant impact on the health and well-being of people across the globe. Whether your background is in life sciences, finance, IT, sales or another area, your skills will play an important role in the work we perform. In return, we’ll help you build a career that you can feel passionate about. Job Summary We are seeking a Shipping Tech 1 for our Microbial Solutions site located in Charleston, SC. 

Responsible for packing, checking and coordinating orders of FDA regulated product.  Responsible for finished goods inventory accuracy through performance of cycle counts and monitoring inventory levels to prevent stock out situations.


The following are the job duties & responsibilities related to the Shipping Tech 1:  Pack and ship products to customers and complete all associated paperwork. Check orders prepared by others for shipment to customers; monitor for accuracy of lot numbers, quantities, certificate of analysis, and agreement between customer order and content of package. Move finished goods to released storage area after QA release. Perform inspection of final product as necessary; verify count, package insert, that label and vial meets standards described in SOPs and product specs. Perform Kit production: assemble packaging, components and necessary paperwork for Kit release. Maintain retention storage area, retrieve samples for QC testing, and fill out appropriate paperwork. Maintain customer returns by inspecting and quarantining the product until QA release. Create freight shipping labels; must perform measurement and weighing and document shipping specifications. Maintain documentation as required by FDA, company policy, and cGMP. Share responsibility for inventory control to prevent stock-out situations. Clean and maintain work and storage areas and adhere to established safety procedures. Perform seasonal duties associated with processing crude LAL, as needed. Assist other areas of the facility when needed. Remain proficient in all SOPs in areas of responsibility. Perform all other related duties as assigned. Job Qualifications The following are the minimum qualifications related to the Shipping Tech 1:  Education:  High school diploma, General Education Degree (G.E.D.) or equivalent. Experience:  3 to 4 years related experience. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be accepted as a satisfactory substitute for the specific education and experience listed above. Other: Must be detail oriented.  Must be able to utilize a computer and have basic to advanced keyboarding skills. 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The employee is frequently required to stand, walk, bend, use both hands, and type at a computer or typewriter. Requires lifting up to 50 pounds. Requires frequent close visual inspection and reading of small print.

About Microbial Solutions

Our Microbial Solutions business group has a comprehensive portfolio of endotoxin testing, microbial detection and microbial identification products and services is unlike any other, and has been purposefully designed to meet the complex and ever-changing needs of the industry. We help clients to ensure product safety and quality with easy-to-use yet robust testing solutions that satisfy regulatory requirements, support critical decision making and improve operational efficiencies.


About Charles River

Charles River is an early-stage contract research organization (CRO). We have built upon our foundation of laboratory animal medicine and science to develop a diverse portfolio of discovery and safety assessment services, both Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) and non-GLP, to support clients from target identification through preclinical development. Charles River also provides a suite of products and services to support our clients’ clinical laboratory testing needs and manufacturing activities. Utilizing this broad portfolio of products and services enables our clients to create a more flexible drug development model, which reduces their costs, enhances their productivity and effectiveness to increase speed to market.


With over 17,000 employees within 90 facilities in 20 countries around the globe, we are strategically positioned to coordinate worldwide resources and apply multidisciplinary perspectives in resolving our client’s unique challenges. Our client base includes global pharmaceutical companies, biotechnology companies, government agencies and hospitals and academic institutions around the world. And in 2019, revenue increased to $2.62 billion.


At Charles River, we are passionate about our role in improving the quality of people’s lives. Our mission, our excellent science and our strong sense of purpose guide us in all that we do, and we approach each day with the knowledge that our work helps to improve the health and well-being of many across the globe. We have proudly supported the development of ~85% of the drugs approved by the FDA in 2019.


Equal Employment Opportunity

Charles River Laboratories is an Equal Opportunity Employer - M/F/Disabled/Vet.


If you are interested in applying to Charles River Laboratories and need special assistance or an accommodation due to a disability to complete any forms or to otherwise participate in the resume submission process, please contact a member of our Human Resources team by sending an e-mail message to [email protected] This contact is for accommodation requests for individuals with disabilities only and cannot be used to inquire about the status of applications.


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Nearest Major Market: Charleston South Carolina

Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

Job Segment: System Administrator, Pharmaceutical, Laboratory, Shipping and Receiving, Technology, Science, Operations, Research

2022-09-21 00:00:00

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