People Matter

Supervisor, Warehouse

Guardant Health

Guardant Health

People & HR, Operations
Redwood City, CA, USA
Posted on Tuesday, June 11, 2024

Company Description

Guardant Health is a leading precision oncology company focused on helping conquer cancer globally through use of its proprietary tests, vast data sets and advanced analytics. The Guardant Health oncology platform leverages capabilities to drive commercial adoption, improve patient clinical outcomes and lower healthcare costs across all stages of the cancer care continuum. Guardant Health has commercially launched Guardant360®, Guardant360 CDx, Guardant360 TissueNext™, Guardant360 Response™, and GuardantOMNI® tests for advanced stage cancer patients, and Guardant Reveal™ for early-stage cancer patients. The Guardant Health screening portfolio, including the Shield™ test, aims to address the needs of individuals eligible for cancer screening.

Job Description

The Warehouse Supervisor organizes and maintains inventory and stock controls. Ensure
that the storage areas and warehouse are kept clean and tidy, which includes identifying
areas where processes could be improved, and work practices amended. Excellent
attention to detail, communication and interpersonal skills is required. Brings a quality
aspect to all warehousing operations. Lead by example and provide clear direction while
supervising staff.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Oversees warehouse operations pertaining to fulfillment, transfer, kanban, MRB, and on urgent demand requests
  • Highly effective supervisory skills and techniques. Create staff schedules, training plans and follow onboarding processes.
  • Active role in training, performance assessment, development, and disciplinary responsibilities
  • Lead investigation and corrective actions related to discrepancies, NCR, and CAPAs.
  • Assist colleagues when necessary and continue to be polite and helpful at all times to ensure a smooth running of the warehouse.
  • Provide clear verbal or written instructions so that the expectations of employee roles are understood
  • Motivate direct reports, provide guidance, and delegate tasks, which requires your strong leadership skill
  • Create Standard Operating Procedures and Work Instructions.
  • Responsible for ensuring warehouse is always ready for internal and external audits
  • Develop and maintain metrics and dashboards
  • Ability to input, retrieve and analyze data and spreadsheets and strong numeracy skills to carry out these tasks efficiently
  • Maintain and develop departmental procedures
  • Achieve high levels of customer satisfaction through excellence in receiving, shipping, warehouse, and the quality of goods
  • Hands-on commitment to getting the job done
  • Perform other duties as assigned


Qualifications

  • High School Diploma required
  • Minimum of 5 – 6 years of relevant experience
  • Forklift Certification preferred, not required
  • California Driver’s License as Required
  • Previous work experience in a lab preferred
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to multi-task and be flexible with tasks and schedules
  • Ability to work independently in a team environment

Work Environment:
Employee may be required to lift routine office supplies and use office equipment. Majority
of the work is performed in a desk/office environment; however, there may be exposure to high noise levels, fumes, and biohazard material in the laboratory environment. Ability to
sit for extended periods of time.

Additional Information

For positions based in Palo Alto, CA or Redwood City, CA, the base salary range for this full-time position is $85,600 to $115,600. The range does not include benefits, and if applicable, bonus, commission, or equity.

Within the range, individual pay is determined by work location and additional factors, including, but not limited to, job-related skills, experience, and relevant education or training. If you are selected to move forward, the recruiting team will provide details specific to the factors above.

Employee may be required to lift routine office supplies and use office equipment. Majority of the work is performed in a desk/office environment; however, there may be exposure to high noise levels, fumes, and biohazard material in the laboratory environment. Ability to sit for extended periods of time.

Guardant Health is committed to providing reasonable accommodations in our hiring processes for candidates with disabilities, long-term conditions, mental health conditions, or sincerely held religious beliefs. If you need support, please reach out to [email protected]

Guardant Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

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