Agawam, Massachusetts, United States Full-time

Position Title: Courier
Job Location(s): Agawam, MA (or Marlborough MA)
Start Date: ASAP
Employment Type: Full-Time
Starting Salary Range: Competitive
Job Requisition #: 18092

Cambrex ( is seeking a highly motivated, energetic, results-oriented individual to join our team of dedicated professionals focused on customer service and quality. We are currently accepting resumes.


  • As a Courier, you will be responsible for picking up laboratory samples throughout the area within 4 hours of the Marlborough / Agawam sites and transporting them to the appropriate facility.  Pickup hours and travel time each day (Monday – Friday) will vary.  Occasionally pickups will need to be done in inclement weather.
  • You will be required to work in a regulated environment (FDA/DOT/OSHA) and strictly follow procedures.
  • As a Courier, you must have strong customer service skills and be detail-oriented and organized.
  • Additionally, you will need to apply effective time management skills in order to meet deadlines for picking up samples and coordinating driving routes.
  • You will also take ownership of the customer’s delivery needs and offer viable solutions.
  • As a Courier, you should also clearly and concisely document all work activities in a timely manner utilizing existing forms and records while writing legibly.


  • High school diploma or equivalent with 1+ years of experience of driving experience for a regulated organization.  Must have a clean driving license and be able to drive a van.
  • Must possess a current and valid driver’s license
  • Maintains a clean driving record at all times.
  • Drives in a safe manner.
  • Is courteous, responsible and punctual.
  • The employee will be required to wear the appropriate personal protective equipment for specific job duties to be performed. Such personal protective equipment may include, but not limited to: safety eyewear, hearing protection, various types of respirators / breathing apparatus, lab coats, full protective body coverings, various types of gloves, etc. 


  • Demonstrates a pleasant attitude when addressing clients and representing the company.
  • Maintains professional appearance.
  • Flexible with last minute scheduling changes.
  • Maintain delivery log of activities per policy and procedure.
  • Maintain appropriate fuel level of the company van(s) at all times.
  • Navigates routes using basic internet map programs such as Google Maps or Map Quest
  • Reports status and any problems to management immediately.
  • Notifies management of any concerns / issues with the van(s).
  • Performs basic visual inspection of the van(s).
  • Maintains cleanliness of company van(s).
  • May be asked to perform additional duties in assigned and unassigned areas.


Cambrex is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.