Intuitive Surgical Careers

Material Handler 2

US-CA-Sunnyvale, California

Job Description

Job: Engineering
Primary Location: United States-California-Sunnyvale-US-CA-Sunnyvale
Schedule: Full-time
Requisition ID: 180946


Company Description:

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Joining Intuitive Surgical means joining a team dedicated to using technology to benefit patients by improving surgical efficacy and decreasing surgical invasiveness, with patient safety as our highest priority.

Primary Function of Position:

The Material Handler 2 is an intermediate position responsible for material-handling duties in support of Production operations, both Sustaining and NPI, and other internal customers.
To be eligible, a Material Handler must be capable of completing the Roles and Responsibilities. 


Roles and Responsibilities:

This position will fulfill the following roles:

  • Receiving: Receiving materials, physically and systemically, to be used in production operations and engineering projects.
  • Parts Put-away: Physically and systemically moving approved Production materials from IQC staging areas into SMKT storage locations. (Totes and Bulk)
  • Supermarket (SMKT)
    • Parts Replenishment: Point-of-use parts replenishment for designated production lines.
    • MT: Fulfilling and transacting MT requests, received either electronically or via hard copy.
    • Sales Order Fulfillment: Fulfilling and transacting Sales Orders and Service Transfer Orders.
  • SPP Kitting: Production parts replenishment via SPP kitting.
  • Pack Out: Packing System carts, FRUs and kits.

Material Handler I will be responsible for the following:

  • Responsible for complying with general Good Warehouse Practices (GWP) and Warehouse housekeeping processes.
  • Communicating verbally and via email the status of material movements and transactions to appropriate internal customers.



Competency Requirements: 

(competency is based on: education, training, skills and experience.)

  • Possess high school degree or GED.
  • Minimum 1-years of experience in Material Handling operations preferred.
  • Experience and/or certification in operating material-handling equipment preferred.
  • Ability to lift material up to 50 lbs.
  • Extensive walking and repetitive physical motion (squatting, bending, lifting, climbing ladders) is required.
  • Experience with computer systems (MS Office, SAP, Agile, WMS) is preferred.

We are an AA/EEO/Veterans/Disabled employer.
We will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records in accordance with fair chance laws.