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Logistic Specialist (Contractor)

Hillsboro, Oregon

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The Position

Logistics Specialists in the Hillsboro Warehouse and Distribution department are responsible for the execution of product logistics in a cGMP environment.  This includes the receipt, storage, and issuance of GMP raw materials used in production and marketed product distribution to our customers.  Other responsibilities included performing data entry into various business systems and databases ensuring department compliance with policies and procedures.

Contractor position for 12 months with possible extensions

Shift:  Monday to Thursday, 4X10, 6:00 am to 5:00 pm


  • Accurately pick and pack marketed product against shipping orders
  • Using manual labor, pallet jacks, and forklifts, move product and both GMP and non-GMP supplies to and from storage locations and delivery trucks
  • Using a company vehicle, transport materials and equipment between sites
  • Perform all work activities in a safe and compliant manner according to all Genentech policy, procedure and training and maintaining a clean work environment
  • Perform physical counts of product and materials
  • Perform functionality / safety checks of equipment (i.e. forklifts, etc.)
  • Access various business systems and input data with a high level of accuracy
  • Record creation, collection and storage per corporate retention schedules
  • Perform department related project activity that may include investigating, analyzing, formulating possible solutions, documenting processes, and communicating results


  • BA or BS with concentration in Life or Physical sciences preferred.  May substitute with extensive inventory management or Bio / Pharma industry experience
  • Ability to follow detailed verbal and written instruction
  • Good basic mathematical skills
  • Ability to repeatedly lift 50 lbs
  • Proficiency with PC desktop applications and business operations software system
  • Ability to work in a highly cooperative team environment
  • Flexibility in duty assignment and ability to work over-time, holidays and weekends as required and different shifts
  • Strong organizational, communication and interpersonal skills


BA or BS with concentration in Life or Physical sciences preferred. (May substitute with extensive inventory management or Bio/Pharma industry experience.)

Who We Are

Genentech, a member of the Roche group and founder of the biotechnology industry, is dedicated to pursuing groundbreaking science to discover and develop medicines for people with serious and life-threatening diseases. To solve the world's most complex health challenges, we ask bigger questions that challenge our industry and the boundaries of science to transform society. Our transformational discoveries include the first targeted antibody for cancer and the first medicine for primary progressive multiple sclerosis.

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