McKesson Material Handler Full-Time Evenings in Duluth, Georgia

Material Handler, Full-time Evening


McKesson is in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. It starts with the chain of events you initiate when you work with McKesson Pharmaceutical - a chain that extends across the country and results in millions of people getting more from their healthcare.

As the leader in pharmaceutical distribution and supply chain management, McKesson Pharmaceutical delivers vital branded and generic pharmaceuticals, as well as over-the-counter products, to more than 40,000 customers in three primary segments: retail chains, independent retail pharmacies and institutional providers such as hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks and long-term care providers.

We base our distribution excellence on electronic order processing, asset management tools, a commitment to Six Sigma methodology, order accuracy and supply chain safety. We work with our customers on solutions - including supply management technology, world-class marketing programs, managed care and repackaging products and services - that help them meet their business and quality goals. Our entire team works to ensure patients receive their medications efficiently and begin the process of healing.

As the nation’s largest pharmaceutical distributor, US Pharmaceutical is committed to driving total pharmacy health for customers and ensuring that customers receive the right drug at the right time, every time. This commitment is underpinned by McKesson’s focus on providing customers with the industry’s highest product availability, intelligent ordering capabilities and unmatched service accuracy.

Join our team of leaders to begin a rewarding career.

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Current Need:

Our Distribution Center is looking for a dynamic and motivated warehouse associate to join our team. ​This is a fantastic chance to work for a company that has the rare mix of being a fun, yet high paced and professional work environment. We currently have the following shift available to add to our team:

  • NightShift, Full-time

  • Sunday-Thursday 6:30 pm – 3:00 am


The Material Handler job will involve:

  • Responsible for pulling and packaging medicaland surgical supplies and equipment order for shipment.

  • May use (but not limited to) power equipmentsuch as a forklift, hand tools, and other devices operated in a warehouseenvironment while maintaining the highest level of productivity and accuracy.

  • Working with RF Scanning equipment to maintainrecords of merchandise shipped, examine, stock and distribute materials ininventory and on manufacturing lines.

  • This position requires standing and repetitivemovement throughout the entire shift in a fast-paced team oriented worksetting.

  • Shift requires extensive walking and mandatoryovertime as needed.

If you like the sound of these job tasks and perks, thenstarting your career as a Material Handler is right for you!

  • Keep Your Edge - Stay mentally sharp throughout yourshift pulling and picking orders as you strategically get the job done

  • Stay Fit- Get your workout in as you bend, twist, lift upto 50lbs, and walk extensive miles per shift- Employees that participate inour Wellness program can receive Health discounts!

  • Work Hard, Play Hard – That’s right! Yourperformance will help you earn financial incentive on top of your regularpay

  • Take advantage of training to use power equipment suchas a forklift, hand tools, and other devices

  • Most of our Distribution Centers are climate controlledand utilize state of the art systems & equipment to make our jobseasier while providing a comfortable work environment


2 Years Work Experience, distribution center environment preferred


  • Work experience in a fast-paced,distribution or warehouse environment or stock room strongly preferred;picking/packing, sorting, loading/unloading, scanning, or various otherwarehouse functions

  • The ability to work the hours listedabove, in addition to overtime. * Overtime in most Distribution Centers ismandatory and typically occurs M-W due to our real-time commitments to ourcustomers

  • Strong reading, addition andsubtraction skills needed to manage order specific documentation

  • Passion around working for a leadinghealthcare distribution company focused on distributing medical and surgicalsupplies and equipment to more than 50% of Americas hospitals, clinics,pharmacies, and other healthcare facilities


HS Diploma or Equivalent


  • Ability to lift 20 to 50lbsrepetitively throughout the course of a shift without assistance (weight variesbased on product)

  • Mustbe able to bend, sit, stand, twist, stoop for long periods of time

  • Ableto walk up to 10 miles throughout the course of a shift (steps vary per shift)

  • Workingwith RF scanning equipment

Benefits& Company Statement:

McKesson believes superior performance – individual and team – that helps us drive innovations and solutions to promote better health should be recognized and rewarded. We provide a competitive compensation program to attract, retain and motivate a high-performance workforce, and it’s flexible enough to meet the different needs of our diverse employee population.

When you join McKesson, you become a part of something special. You also get access to a wide variety of benefits; take a look at our total rewards: Here are a few employee perks:

  • We offer a competitive starting wage alongwith a performance based pay progression program. For our 3 rd shift(nights) we offer shift differential

  • Our customized medical, dental and visionpackages are created to fit you and your family’s needs

  • Earn health insurance and gym membershiprebates through our wellness program

  • Invest in your future through our generous401(k) Retirement Savings Program and Employee Stock Purchase Plan

  • Take advantage of our Tuition ReimbursementProgram to offset continued education costs

  • Put your family first by taking advantageof our children of McKesson Employee’s Scholarship Program

  • Provide you tools to advance in your careerlike OTJ training and mentorships

  • Utilize the Employee Assistance Program forhelp with legal, financial and mental health matters

  • Help create a healthier world through ourvolunteer and philanthropic programs

We are in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. We partner with payers, hospitals, physician offices, pharmacies, pharmaceutical companies and others across the spectrum of care to build healthier organizations that deliver better care to patients in every setting.

But we can’t do it without you. Every single McKesson employee contributes to our mission—whatever your title, whatever your role, you act as a catalyst in a chain of events that helps millions of people all over the globe. Talented, compassionate people are the future of our company—and of healthcare. At McKesson, you’ll collaborate on the products and solutions that help us carry out our mission to improve lives and advance healthcare. Working here is your opportunity to shape an industry that’s vital to us all.

McKesson is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer – minorities/females/veterans/persons with disabilities.

Qualified applicants will not be disqualified from consideration for employment based upon criminal history.

Agency Statement:

No agencies please.

Job: Distribution Operations

Organization: McKesson Pharmaceutical

Title: Material Handler Full-Time Evenings

Location: Georgia-Duluth

Requisition ID: 18006389