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Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals Medical Delivery Associate, Chicago in Chicago, Illinois

Job Title

Medical Delivery Associate, Chicago


JR000011121 Medical Delivery Associate, Chicago (Open)


CC-Chicago RSC - USA506

Additional Locations

Chicago, IL

Job Description


Responsible for driving transportation routes for the distribution of pharmaceutical and medical devices according to company established guidelines and policies.

Essential Functions

• Loads and secures products in the pre-assigned vehicle prior to departing for a scheduled or unscheduled route, and properly unloads 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).

• Drives routes efficiently (i.e., follows the established route plan, reads maps, follows directions, and delivers/pick-ups product at the correct hospital campus/department), and immediately communicates any noteworthy exceptions to Customer Service and the Branch Manager.

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

• Ensures proper delivery of product(s) on the customer order

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

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

• Responsible for warehousing, Inventory Control, Distribution and Administrative activities.

• Creates appropriate paperwork for inbound/outbound transactions and retrieves route information from the network. etc.), as well as all company Standard Operation Procedures (SOPs).

• Pick orders, handles returns from a customer, and enters INOmeter downloads.

• Prepares 3rd party shipments, as well as contacts the appropriate carrier in a timely manner, and prepares the required paperwork to ensure compliance with all federal regulations.

• Ensures that all warehouse and administrative functions are completed in accordance with company SOPs.

Minimum Requirements

Education / Experience / Skills:

• High School Diploma or equivalent, plus a minimum of 2 years of Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) experience.

• Must possess a Class A, B or C Commercial Driver’s License with a Hazmat and airbrake endorsement

• History of compliance with DOT regulations

• Required to pass a DOT physical and obtain a DOT certification.

• Must have a thorough knowledge of applicable Federal Regulations (cGMP, DOT, IATA, OSHA)

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

• Overnight travel required.


• Navigate and perform transactions in SAP accurately

• Maintain a clean driver record

• Detail oriented

• Good written and oral communication skills

Organizational Relationship/Scope:

· Does not have direct reports

· Interfacing directly with Mallinckrodt customers

· Communicates with customer care and routing departments on a daily basis.

Working Conditions:

· Kneeling, bending, sitting for sustained periods of time, pushing, pulling, lifting, fingering, grasping, feeling, talking, hearing, repetitive motion, light work (exerting up to 40 lbs of force occasionally and 10 lbs of force frequently) visual acuity, subject to indoor and outdoor environmental conditions.

· Exiting and entering cab of vehicle.


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.

Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals is required to report certain payments or transfers of value (such as expense reimbursement, meals, transportation) made to U.S.-licensed healthcare professionals in compliance with the federal Physician Payment Sunshine Act (i.e. Open Payments) and certain state laws.