Packaging Specialist, Logistics – UnitedHealth Group – Overland Park, KS, USA
Must have working knowledge of TMS, Order Management and production operations systems
Required background in high volume plant operations with emphasis in packaging, Packing processes to improve cost and quality profiles. Experience is Cold Chain packaging is preferred. Will support all plants in packaging recommendations and standardization
Working knowledge of DOT and IATA rules and regulations to assure full compliance
Provide support for software applications as directed.
Assist us with research and development projects that address packing, packing components and transportation to drive improvements
Collect and interpret trends relative to products and services for use in our operations to improve cost and service profile.
You must be self-directed and creative as you will deal with some very interesting and complex issues. As a key resource to others you must maintain a high degree of accuracy along with attention to detail, excellent oral and written communication skills, strong interpersonal skills and the ability to always meet deadlines Required Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree required or equivalent experience
4+ years of experience in manufacturing/copack operation. Experience in a health care operation would be preferred.
UnitedHealth Group is working to create the health care system of tomorrow. Already Fortune 14, we are totally focused on innovation and change. We work a little harder. We aim a little higher. We expect more from ourselves and each other. And at the end of the day, we’re doing a lot of good.Through our family of businesses and a lot of inspired individuals, we’re building a high-performance health care system that works better for more people in more ways than ever. Now we’re looking to reinforce our team with people who are decisive, brilliant – and built for speed.Come to UnitedHealth Group, and share your ideas and your passion for doing more. We have roles that will fit your skills and knowledge. We have diverse opportunities that will fit your dreams.
Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.
UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.