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Job ID:  41581
Date:  Feb 19, 2021
Job function:  Manufacturing
Experience level:  Experienced Hire
Business:  DSM Nutritional Products

Distribution Center Processor - Enfield, CT

DSM – Bright Science. Brighter Living.™

Royal DSM is a global science-based company active in health, nutrition and materials. By connecting its unique competences in life sciences and materials sciences DSM is driving economic prosperity, environmental progress and social advances to create sustainable value for all stakeholders simultaneously. DSM delivers innovative solutions that nourish, protect and improve performance in global markets such as food and dietary supplements, personal care, feed, medical devices, automotive, paints, electrical and electronics, life protection, alternative energy and bio-based materials. DSM and its associated companies deliver annual net sales of about €10 billion with approximately 25,000 employees. The company is listed on Euronext Amsterdam.
More information can be found at www.dsm.com.


i-Health, a division of DSM – Consumer Packaged Goods Industry

i-Health, Inc. – a wholly owned subsidiary of DSM Nutritional Products – is a global consumer health and wellness company with main offices located in Cromwell, CT. We develop, market and distribute branded products that support health and wellness. We are found in most major mass, club, drug, grocery and specialty stores in the United States; and are currently expanding internationally. Our dedication to quality is a commitment solidly backed by quality ingredients, stringent quality control measures and continuous improvement through research and innovation. We believe in best in class formulations and rely on strong science to support our brands.


Within our distribution business, we are seeking a DC Processor.


The Challenge:


Responsible for accurately shipping and receiving product and other warehouse-related duties.


Key areas of accountability/responsibility:


  • Perform shipping and receiving of product requiring physical work in Distribution Center.
  • Highly conscious of safety regulations and procedures to ensure personal safety and those in work environment.
  • Ability to learn new processes and navigate systems to perform responsibilities.
  • Process UPS and LTL shipments- involves selecting product from pick ticket, palletizing/packing of product in boxes and processing any necessary shipping documents
  • Take receipt of incoming product- entails counting and matching product counts, receiving product in Oracle and placement in proper inventory location
  • Assist with loading and unloading of trucks using a riding pallet jack, assuring that proper product is received
  • Responsible for shipment of product sample requests from associates, vendors, and customers
  • Aid inventory control with cycle counts as necessary
  • Participate in routine warehouse maintenance as needed
  • Identify all relevant SHE and security aspects (e.g. use of workspace, traveling, required training, ergonomics, SHE plans, etc.) and assess the corresponding risks related to the position; act in such a way that the SHE and Security impact on self and others is minimized (e.g. follow instructions and procedures, good housekeeping, etc); immediately report and give follow-up to all incidents (injuries, near misses, SHE hazards, etc.) and encourage colleagues to improve SHE results and prevent incidents.  Regularly participate in team auditing to evaluate overall facility SHE compliance.
  • Understanding of shipping and receiving process and special requirements for customers.
  • Solid technological skills to work with various Distribution Center systems.
  • Ability to work as part of a rotating work team, sharing and shifting day-to-day responsibilities as determined by Supervisor.


You will possess:


  • High school diploma/GED
  • PC literate, experience with Oracle preferred.
  • Ability to utilize Forklift, Riding Pallet Jack, Pallet scales and calculator
  • Minimum of 2 years related experience
  • Forklift certification
  • UPS Worldship experience
  • Ability to lift up to 55lbs.


The Reward:


Working for i-Health, a division of DSM, means the opportunity to really contribute to improve people’s lives and solving the challenges of today’s world. Challenging jobs, career opportunities and an inspiring environment allow you to enhance your personal development. DSM recognizes that the on-going success of the company depends on the continued development and engagement of our employees and pursues a fair and competitive remuneration policy, recognizing individual and team competencies and performance.



Procedure & Contact:


Interested in this position? Please apply on-line by sending us your Resume and Cover letter in English via the career portal (https://www.dsm.com/corporate/careers.html).




Royal DSM and its associated companies deliver annual net sales of about €10 billion with approximately 25,000 employees. The company is listed on Euronext. For more information about DSM see http://www.dsm.com. Royal DSM is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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