Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals Distribution Associate (Sacramento CA) in Sacramento, California

Job Title

Distribution Associate (Sacramento CA)


JR000008720 Distribution Associate (Sacramento CA) (Open)


CC-Sacramento RSC - USA508

Additional Locations

Sacramento, CA

Job Description

Delivery Associate is responsible for ensuring that the Regional Service Center (RSC) conforms to the company's quality systems at all times, and for day-to-day activities within the RSC. These activities include, but are not limited to, driving routes as a primary responsibility, as well as carrying out warehousing, distribution and administrative functions, as required by the company


  • Must properly load the assigned vehicle prior to departing for a scheduled or unscheduled route, and properly unload the assigned vehicle upon returning from a scheduled or unscheduled route. (Note - scheduled and unscheduled routes may regularly require overnight stays that are greater than one night).

  • Must drive a route efficiently (i.e., follow the established route plan, read maps, follow directions, and deliver/pick-up product at the correct hospital campus/department), and immediately communicate any noteworthy exceptions to Customer Service and the Branch Manager.

  • Must abide by all Department of Transportation (DOT) Regulations and ensure all required documentation is with the vehicle (proof of insurance, fuel card, vehicle registration, etc.).

  • Must ensure proper delivery of product(s) that have been ordered by the customer. Must obtain the necessary customer signatures on the correct paperwork.

  • Must ensure that all driver logs and trip reports are completed timely and accurately.

  • Must always convey a friendly, positive and professional image to both the internal (e.g., customer service department) and external customer (e.g., the account).

Warehouse, Distribution and Administrative Functions:

  • Must be able to create appropriate paperwork for inbound/outbound transactions and retrieve route information from the network. Must have a thorough knowledge of applicable Federal Regulations (cGMP, DOT, IATA, OSHA, etc.), as well as all company Standard Operation Procedures (SOP's) that affect the job responsibilities.

  • Must be able to effectively pick orders, handle returns from a customer, and enter INOmeter downloads.

  • Must be able to prepare 3rd party shipments, as well as contact the appropriate carrier in a timely manner, and prepare the required paperwork to ensure compliance with all federal regulations.

  • Must be able to wipe down INOvents for the Service Area, as well as perform Quality Checks on devices.

  • Must ensure that all warehouse and administrative functions are done in accordance with company SOP's, and follow the highest standards of warehousing and distribution operations, customer service, and safety.


  • High school diploma or equivalent, plus a minimum of 2 years of related experience.

  • Must possess a Class A, B or C Commercial Driver’s License with a Hazmat endorsement, and full compliance with DOT regulations will be required to handle the driving functions for this position.

  • Must have highly proficient computer skills, ideally with experience using SAP, Oracle or some ERP, Warehouse Management System.

  • Overnight travel required


Mallinckrodt is a global specialty pharmaceutical business that develops, manufactures, markets and distributes specialty pharmaceutical products. Areas of focus include therapeutic drugs for autoimmune and rare disease specialty areas like neurology, rheumatology, nephrology, ophthalmology and pulmonology; immunotherapy and neonatal respiratory critical care therapies; and analgesics and central nervous system drugs. The company's core strengths include the acquisition and management of highly regulated raw materials; deep regulatory expertise; and specialized chemistry, formulation and manufacturing capabilities. The company's Specialty Brands segment includes branded medicines; its Specialty Generics segment includes specialty generic drugs, active pharmaceutical ingredients and external manufacturing.

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Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals (“the Company”) maintains a continuing policy of non-discrimination in employment. The Company is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable laws prohibiting discrimination based upon age, ancestry, color, religious creed (including religious dress and grooming practices), disability (mental and physical), marital status, medical condition, genetic information, military and veteran status, national origin (including language use restrictions), political activities or affiliation, race, sex (including pregnancy, child birth, breastfeeding and medical conditions related to pregnancy, child birth or breastfeeding), gender, gender identity and gender expression, sexual orientation, as well as any other category protected by law. Furthermore, it is our policy to provide equal opportunity to individuals with disabilities and protected veterans in all phases of the employment process and in compliance with applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations on every location in which the company has facilities. This policy of non-discrimination shall include, but not be limited to, the following employment decisions and practices: recruiting, hiring; promotions; demotions or transfers; layoffs; recalls; terminations; rates of pay or other forms of compensation; selection for training, including apprenticeship; and recruitment or recruitment advertising.