Supply Chain Security Specialist
Gurnee, IL 
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Job Description

Abbott is a global healthcare leader that helps people live more fully at all stages of life. Our portfolio of life-changing technologies spans the spectrum of healthcare, with leading businesses and products in diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals and branded generic medicines. Our 107,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries

Abbott is a global healthcare leader that helps people live more fully at all stages of life. Our portfolio of life-changing technologies spans the spectrum of healthcare, with leading businesses and products in diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals, and branded generic medicines. Our 107,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries

About Abbott

The key to successful treatment and full recovery is often fast, accurate diagnosis. Abbott's life-changing tests and diagnostic tools provide insights that enable smarter, faster decisions and transform the way the world is managing health.

Diagnostic testing is a compass, providing information that helps in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of a range of health conditions.

Abbott's life-changing tests and diagnostic tools give you accurate, timely information to better manage your health. We're empowering smarter medical and economic decision making to help transform the way people manage their health at all stages of life. Every day, more than 10 million tests are run on

Abbott's diagnostics instruments, providing lab results for millions of people.

Our location in Gurnee, IL currently has an opportunity for a Supply Chain Security Specialist.   This role will be responsible for the daily oversight of the facility supply chain security program. The SCSS will follow all Global Security and site-specific guidelines as they apply to supply chain security. SCSS will communicate as needed with site management and security personnel. SCSS will be responsible for all electronic data input and materials related to supply chain security.

WHAT YOU'LL DO

SCSS will prepare all the essential equipment and documents in advance for each monitored shipment after the shipping schedule is posted. Shipments can be live loaded or pre-staged. SCSS will be responsible for equipment procurement, secure control, inventory, and reorders for the following:

GPS devices.

  • ISO 17712 High-Security bolt seals.
  • Kingpins locks.
  • Heavy Duty padlocks.
  • Driver Departure Interview forms.
  • Temperature Monitors

SCSS will ensure:

  • Coordinate with security and warehouse personnel identify which carriers are scheduled to arrive daily
  • All electronic data is correctly entered into the appropriate systems.
  • Place an active, fully charged, and tested GPS device, with envelope, on the designated pallet.
  • Drivers are interviewed and complete the proper documentation.
  • All completed paperwork is securely stored
  • Supply Chain Security training is proved to appropriate staff as needed
  • Exterior security patrols are conducted regularly
  • All related access control systems function properly

 EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE YOU'LL BRING

Required

  • Minimum High School Graduate, some college preferred
  • Must be self-directed and require little or no supervision
  • Willingness to travel in the local area in support of other supply chain security needs when needed
  • Ability to work shifts and overtime when needed

Preferred

  • Possess some understanding of security systems, supply chain security, information security, and physical security
  • Some analytical skills with the ability to define, collect and analyze data
  • Ability to communicate within a multi-national, multicultural, setting; capable of interfacing with senior business leaders, staff, contractors, other security professionals to build strong relationships

WHAT WE OFFER

At Abbott, you can have a good job that can grow into a great career. We offer:

  • A fast-paced work environment where your safety is our priority
  • Production areas that are clean, well-lit, and temperature-controlled
  • Training and career development, with onboarding programs for new employees and tuition assistance
  • Financial security through competitive compensation, incentives, and retirement plans
  • Health care and well-being programs including medical, dental, vision, wellness, and occupational health programs
  • Paid time off
  • 401(k) retirement savings with a generous company match
  • The stability of a company with a record of strong financial performance and a history of being actively involved in local communities

Learn more about our benefits that add real value to your life to help you live fully: 

Follow your career aspirations to Abbott for diverse opportunities with a company that provides the growth and strength to build your future. Abbott is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to employee diversity.

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Alere, Inc.(Now Abbott) is an equal employment/affirmative action employer of Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled. If you need accommodation for any part of the employment process because of a disability please send an email to jobs@alere.com to let us know the nature of your request

 

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