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Danaher Corporation Receiving Coordinator in Romeoville, Illinois


As the Receiving associate, your primary role is to receive stock, verify and transact materials to ensure timely and accurate flow of materials into the facility. This position is also intended to assist Material Handler III with material presentation and transactions as needed.


  • Unload and sort incoming freight utilizing manual and power equipment

  • Will work 25-50% of the time in non-controlled temperature areas.

  • Receives/Transacts all raw materials, parts, and/or finished goods. Verifies versus pack lists/truck bills and/or work orders for accuracy.

  • Inspects all incoming materials for conformance to standards and to identify any visible damage to products. Communication with Purchasing Department to report any material discrepancies.

  • Work in conjunction with Purchasing department to verify and complete orders so that quality and on time delivery metrics are met.

  • Work with Quality Department to ensure compliance is meet regarding incoming and outgoing items.

  • Responsible for accurately entering data into software systems. Will maintain quality records and traceability.

  • Follow all company Safety guidelines and utilize Personal Protective Equipment.

  • Responsible for keeping work area clean and organized.

  • May be asked to participate in continuous improvement projects in the department and/or across the facility.

  • Other duties as assigned by leadership.


  • Working Under Pressure

  • Demonstrated ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment, with frequent changes in tasks must be completed in a timely manner. Must be able to quickly problem solve issues to customer orders.

  • Teamwork

  • In this role you will be responsible for working with others to complete daily tasks. A successful candidate would be someone that is willing to help others with their work and be flexible in being asked to do different job tasks throughout the day.

  • Communication

  • In this role it is critical that the associate is able to effectively communicate both written and verbal with different parts of the company. The associate should be able to communicate issues and concerns in a timely and professional manner.


  • High School diploma or equivalent required.

  • 1 or more years material handling or equivalent experience preferred


  • Must have basic math skills

  • Computer and keyboard experience required.

  • Experience in using manual or power equipment to move materials (i.e. pallet jack, aerial lift, etc.)

  • Must be able to work with a high degree of accuracy for counting parts, inspecting parts and solving inventory problems.

  • Must be able to work with frequent interruptions.

  • Must have strong understanding of ERP and transactional processes.

  • Outstanding oral and written communication skills.


The physical demands described herein are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to reach with hands and arms. The employee is constantly required to stand/or sit (select locations, see below), squat, turn/twist, reach, use hands to: finger, handle, feel or operate objects, tools or controls. The employee is frequently required to walk, climb, balance, stoop, bend, kneel, crouch or crawl, and talk, hear, and smell. The Romeoville facility requires continuous standing for duration of the shift.

The employee must frequently lift, carry, push or pull up to 25 pounds and/or occasionally lift, carry, push or pull up to 50 pounds.

Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.


The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee may be subjected to moving mechanical parts, electrical currents, vibrations, fumes, odors, dusts, gases, chemicals, oils, extreme temperatures and work space restrictions.

The noise level in the work environment is occasionally loud.

Employees will be required to wear the proper Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) which may include: eye, hearing and respiratory protection, protective smock, steel toe shoes, gloves, hard hats, or face shields. Contact lenses may not be allowed in some areas.

The duties listed in job descriptions are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to the position. The job description does not constitute an employment agreement between the employer and employee and is subject to change by the employer as the needs of the employer and requirements of the job change. The purpose of this description is to assist in ADA compliance and is not intended for other purposes such as collective bargaining, or compensation.


External hiring into this position is contingent upon the successful completion of a pre-employment drug screen and background check and possible credit history review.

When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 69,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you’ll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System (https://www.danaher.com/how-we-work/danaher-business-system) tools and the stability of a tested organization.Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are committed to equal opportunity regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. We value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.The EEO posters are available here (https://www.dol.gov/agencies/ofccp/posters) .We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us at applyassistance@danaher.com to request accommodation. If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.