Warehouse Operations Manager @ Takeda

Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited in Brooklyn Park has an open position for a

Fulltime Warehouse Operations Manager

This position can pay up to $115k with a 15% bonus for a well qualified individual.


o Responsible for managing and organizing activities encompassing warehousing, transportation, and inventory control of raw materials & chemicals, bulk drug substance and MRO spare parts throughout the plant.

o Manage the day-to-day activities of the warehouse personnel to ensure all necessary Warehouse Operations are completed on time and safely while following all on site SOPs.


o Responsible for supervision of receiving, storage, internal/external transportation of batch related, miscellaneous, and other materials, and maintenance of GMP compliant warehouse.

o Manage and develop warehouse personnel; including day-to day operations, training, performance management, and attendance.

o Interact with plant management on operating issues relative to transportation, warehouse, and inventory control that impact plant operations.

o Adheres to corporate trade compliance regarding import/export.

o Maintains department schedules which support production without delays.

o Plan and coordinate efficient transfer of materials and finished products to and from production and warehouse areas.

o Responsible for maintaining proper inventory control procedures and documentation for all raw materials and production supplies and finished product produced, stored, and shipped from the plant.

o Adheres to all environmental, health and safety SOPs, regulatory requirements, equipment, policies and procedures, including any department specific requirements.

o Support plant-wide strategic plan programs and activities.

o Complete mandatory training within required timeframe.

o Perform other duties as assigned.


o Bachelor’s Degree and 5-7 years of warehouse experience in a GXP environment; or

o High School Diploma with 7-10 years of warehouse experience in a GXP environment.

o Ability to supervise activities of warehouse through subordinates with a minimum of 3 years managing others.

o Proficient in warehouse management systems and pc environments.

o Manage multiple priorities in a warehouse setting.

o Current or Prior Forklift certification.

o Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook. ERP system knowledge - SAP preferred.


o The position requires a combination of sedentary work and walking around the cGMP facility.

o Must be capable of climbing, kneeling, stooping and frequent lifting of up to 30 lbs. up and down to head and chest level. Occasionally will lift 50 lbs.


o May occasionally work in a clean room environment and wear special garments and personal protective equipment (e.g. hard hats, safety shoes, safety glasses, ear plugs) due to safety requirements in specific areas.

o Little to no travel


Prasitty Soeun

Senior Corporate Recruiter Talent Acquisition Partner Human Resources, Brooklyn Park

Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited

9450 Winnetka Avenue North

Brooklyn Park, MN 55445

Office- 763-255-5226




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