• Shipping Assistant

    Posted Date 2 months ago(5/2/2018 10:54 AM)
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  • Introduction

    Is This The Role For You?


    We hire smart people with big hearts.  People who have a passion for their work and who strive every day to help others. Our work requires bold and innovative leaders; people who bring strong values and ethics to their role.


    If you’re ready for a career that allows you to grow and develop into the professional you want to be – today and in the future….CryoLife is the place for you.

    Position Overview

    An entry level position designed to provide assistance to the daily tasks and responsibilities of the department by performing needed tasks, while following outlined departmental procedures and company policies.


    Hours: Monday - Friday 2:00pm - 11:00pm and on call as needed.  


    Essential function include, but are not limited to:


    • Receive, route, complete paperwork, and ship all outbound shipments (Tissue, Medical Device, Recovery Partners) of the company via courier and express carriers.
    • Use and navigate systems and applications used by Shipping (Lotus Notes, SAP, Microsoft, etc.)
    • Retrieve tissue from appropriate freezer location.
    • Perform daily tissue movement release to implantable inventory.
    • Perform daily freezer temperature and level checks.
    • Process tissue and medical device returns.
    • Replenish the supplies used in all the shipping processes and tasks.
    • Adhere to housekeeping procedures for the department and perform the tasks when assigned.
    • Become familiar with dry shipper program.
    • Receive medical devices and other ambient products into finished goods inventory.
    • Perform freezer inventories and medical device cycle counts.
    • Process courier PODs and update the Lotus Notes database; update SAP tracking information.
    • Provide assistance with Marketing Literature and Exhibit requests.
    • Assist with (Fed Ex/UPS) shipments for other CryoLife departments.




    • Minimum of a High School diploma, some collegiate education preferred
    • Computer skills (Microsoft suites, SAP)
    • Good written and verbal communication skills
    • Detailed and organized
    • Ability to lift 50 lbs


    Company Info

    Who We Are.


    CryoLife is one of the world’s contemporary medical device companies providing preserved human cardiac and vascular tissues, surgical adhesives and sealants, cardiac lasers and implantable end-stage renal disease access grafts for the repair of complex cardiac and vascular reconstruction surgeries. Since the Company’s inception in 1984, it is estimated that its products and tissues have been implanted in about 900,000 patients worldwide.


    CryoLife technology and products bring restoration and hope to people all around the world. CryoLife headquarters are located in Kennesaw, Georgia, a suburb of Atlanta.


    CryoLife is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

    CryoLife is committed to the philosophy of equal opportunity employment. We do not discriminate against any employee or applicant.  All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, disability, veterans or other legally protected status.


    Reasonable Accommodations CryoLife is committed to providing reasonable accommodations both in the application and interview process, consistent with legal requirements. If you need a reasonable accommodation while seeking employment, please email ADA_Accommodation@CryoLife.com or call 770-429-5215. A Human Resources representative will return your call. Messages or emails for any reason other than accommodation requests will not be returned.


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