Warehouse Assistant - West Sacramento CA at Vitalant in Mather, California

Posted in Admin - Clerical 3 days ago.

Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Since 1948, Vitalant (formerly known as BloodSource) has proudly served as a leader in the blood banking industry. We are a globally-recognized leader in blood transfusion medicine.

Working at Vitalant is more than a job, it is a chance to be part of something bigger than yourself. If you are inspired to make an impact and are passionate about playing a vital role on our dedicated team, then we encourage you to consider a career at Vitalant.

Our shared mission to save and improve the lives of others is our greatest strength. Every day, we empower others to act on their urge to help. We are inspired by ordinary people doing extraordinary things.

We are looking for a full time Warehouse Assistant to work in our Mobile Staging Warehouse to help support and pull materials needed for blood drives.    

Schedule:  Monday - Friday 4:00 am - 12:30 pm with occasional weekends as needed.  

We also offer excellent benefits, time off and 401k matching!

We are also assisting in  Covid-recovery efforts and you will be part of a team of Health-Care Heros working to supply our nation with Convelescent Plasma for treatment of the most severe covid-hospitalized patients.  

Under direct supervision, this position is responsible for the duties related to the receipt and shipment of materials and equipment.  May assist with mobile staging and pre-pack functions.
Performs all assigned duties in compliance with internal SOPs and external regulations.  Brings compliance issues to the attention of management.
Assures quality customer service to all customers.
Assists with the maintenance of inventory levels to meet department requirements. Delivers supplies to various departments and other sites as required.
Assists with coordinating the receipt and shipment of materials and equipment.
Drives a company vehicle to make deliveries and pickups.
Fills orders and packages shipments.
Stocks shelves with new inventory items.
Assists with the maintenance of assigned locations to include grounds, property and physical assets, equipment repair and replacement.
Is responsible for assuring adequate inventory and pre-packing of necessary supplies and equipment used to stage mobiles.
Assists with preparation of packing supplies for storage of blood units collected on mobile blood drives and return of equipment and supplies to inventory after component processing is completed.
Performs all other duties as assigned.




Knowledge/ Education


High School graduate or GED required.

Knowledge of inventory control and warehouse operations preferred.





Good communication and customer relation skills. 

Physical ability to lift up to 40 lbs., bend, stretch, reach, and sit.

Detail oriented. 

Personal computer skills.

Must possess a valid driver’s license and have an acceptable driving record. 




No related experience required.





Our organization is an equal employment/affirmative action employer. If you need accommodation for any part of the employment process because of a medical condition or disability, please send an e-mail to accommodation@bloodsystems.org or call 1-844-220-2612 to let us know the nature of your request. A representative will respond to accommodation requests within two business days.   Please note that this email/phone number is for medical/disability accommodations only and any other inquiries will not receive a response.


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All candidates who receive a conditional written offer of employment will be required to undergo a pre-employment drug test in accordance with the Company's established guidelines.