Waters Corporation

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Materials Handler

Materials Handler

System ID 
Company Name 
Waters Division
Transportation Handling
Job Locations 
Employment Type 
Regular Full-Time
Job Location : Country (Full Name) 
United Kingdom

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Company Description

For over 50 years, Waters Corporation has developed innovative analytical science solutions to support customer discoveries, operations, performance, and regulatory compliance. Specifically, the company designs, manufactures, sells, and services high performance liquid chromatography, ultra performance liquid chromatography, and mass spectrometry technology systems and support products primarily in the United States, Europe, Japan, and Asia. Our innovations enable significant advancements within the pharmaceutical, life science, biochemical, industrial, food safety, environmental, academic and government industries. Waters is a publicly traded corporation (NYSE:WAT) with more than 6,500 employees and is represented in more than 100 countries around the world.




Waters Wilmslow site is the largest site globally committed to the support and development of Mass Spectrometry systems. This fantastic site is designed to create and support connectivity and efficiency by enabling us to embrace more collaborative ways of working and focus more on customer needs, quality and continual improvement in the way we innovate and design our products and systems.  This site not only brings advantages that benefit our own employees, but also provides a high-tech center for customers. 


A custom built Center of Excellence

Driving innovation in the birthplace of Mass Spectrometry
State of the art customer demonstration laboratories
Investing in world changing research development and manufacturing
Science in harmony with a sustainable world


To handle material issues/receipts and ensure they are processed effectively.


Works closely with Engineers, Internal Production, Purchasing and Quality


  • Timely receipt and processing of all materials receiving at goods receiving or from internal sources using SAP and Catamaran scanning.
  • Safe and coordinated storage of all materials using FIFO principles to ensure integrity of materials at all times.
  • Timely processing of all Goods Issues to internal and external customers ensuring FIFO principles and transactions are completed at all times using SAP.
  • Maintaining accurate picking/put away of materials to aid Cycle Counting and assist with stock audits where applicable.
  • Carrying out the activities as defined in the Company’s Quality System.

Participating in the ongoing improvement of the systems used within the department.


    • A minimum of 2 GCSE’s grade C or above with previous experience in a warehouse environment
    • Must be certified to drive a fork lift truck.
    • Experience of a computerised stores system
    • Clean UK Driving License
    • Ability to work within a team environment.


    The following are desirable but not essential:-

    SAP Skills – Use of MRP/ERP within a warehouse or stores environment