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Material Handler 1st Shift


N. Mankato, US

Job Family:  Supply & Logistics
Country/Region:  United States

Are you looking for a new opportunity? Coloplast welcomes you to join the Warehouse team on 1st shift (Hours 7:00am-3:30pm) as a Material Handler in North Mankato, MN. You will be responsible for supplying the production area with required materials, restocking unused materials from the production area and general housekeeping of the warehouse. As a full time Coloplast employee, you’re eligible for our standard benefit package.

This currently includes:

  • Health, dental, and vision insurance for you and your eligible dependents
  • An annual incentive bonus, a 401K plan with company match, and tuition reimbursement
  • 9 company paid holidays, and a paid time off plan of 17 days per year (Your paid time off increases every 5 years of employment)
  • 4 weeks of paid parental leave
  • Employer paid short and long-term disability benefits and life insurance (2X your salary)
  • $2,000 employee referral program



Major Areas of Accountability:

  • Follow receiving procedures to insure a timely flow of materials and paperwork
  • Job requires thorough knowledge of shipping and receiving routine, plant layout and raw, packaging and finished goods items
  • Needs to have a working knowledge of simple office routines. 
  • Job requires considerable accuracy and dependability.
  • Supply materials to the production area using First in First Out (FIFO) on all transactions
  • Maintain inventory transactions for stock movements and issues.  Perform required computer entries.
  • Restock unused materials returned from production area.  This will include re-labeling cartons and/or pallets as necessary.  Perform required computer entries.
  • Assemble materials required for outside packaging work orders.
  • Unloading of all delivery trucks in a safe and friendly manner.
  • Transporting and storage of raw and packaging materials.   Perform required computer entries.
  • Safe housekeeping of the warehouse, which can include sweeping and scrubbing of warehouse floors as required.
  • Assist and back-up to Warehouse Team Lead and to Shipping Clerk as requested.
  • Drive forklifts in a manner that ensures the safety of all employees as well as Coloplast Corp. Assets.
  • Assist in delivery of non-inventory package receipts to their proper location in a timely manner.
  • Assist in developing performance goals to be utilized in job performance evaluation.
  • Maintain accurate records to achieve and maintain a high level of inventory accuracy.
  • Perform related duties upon request.


While performing the duties of this job, the employee will be required to spend time in an office environment as well as the production floor or warehouse area where the employee may be exposed to moving mechanical parts, dust, and chemicals which are monitored and within acceptable OSHA levels.  


Essential Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or GED.
  • 3 years of warehouse experience.
  • Ability to obtain forklift license if not already licensed.
  • Computer knowledge required.
  • Ability to lift 50 to 80 Lbs continually
  • Job requires considerable accuracy and dependability


Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • The ability to organize and manage multiple priorities, be self-motivated and possess the ability to work independently.
  • Microsoft Word and Excel are beneficial but not required.



Pursuing an ambitious growth agenda, Coloplast develops and markets products and services that make life easier for people with intimate healthcare needs. Employing about 14.000 people and with products available in more than 143 countries, we are one of the world´s leading medical device companies. We are constantly growing our business and always looking for new ways to move forward – we explore, learn and look for new ways of doing things.


Coloplast is committed to being an inclusive organization, where people bring their differences to work each day, fulfil their potential and have a strong sense of belonging because – and not despite – of their differences. We therefore encourage all qualified candidates to apply regardless of gender, age, race, nationality, ethnicity, sexual orientation, religious belief or physical ability.


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