Material Handler
Supply Chain
Full Time
United States
2021-08-27

A REGULAR DAY AT WORK (ESSENTIAL DUTIES):

The Material Handler is responsible for loading, unloading, and moving materials within the warehouse and yard. They will perform any combination of following duties: reading work orders, following verbal instructions to ascertain materials or containers to be moved.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Opens containers, using steel cutters, crowbar, clawhammer, or other hand tools.
  • Loads and unloads materials onto or from pallets, trays, racks, and shelves by hand.
  • Loads materials into vehicles and installs strapping, bracing, or padding to prevent shifting or damage in transit, using hand tools.
  • Conveys materials to or from storage to designated area, using hand truck, electric dolly, or another device.
  • Secures lifting attachments to materials and conveys load to destination, using hand-operated crane or hoist, or signals crane or hoisting operators to move load to destination.
  • Lifts heavy objects by hand or using power hoist, and cleans work area, machines, and equipment, using broom, rags, and cleaning compounds, to assist machine operators.
  • Assembles crates to contain products, using hand tools and precut lumber.
  • May occasionally operate industrial truck or electric hoist to assist in loading or moving materials and products.

WHO YOU ARE:

  • Ours is a dynamic, fast-paced environment that asks for flexibility and agility.
  • You can quickly understand and assess a situation and react confidently, making decisions even where there is ambiguity.
  • You always strive for better, in your work and for your future.
  • With an eye for detail and the ability to interpret complex data, you can also translate this into meaningful, useful information that informs decision-making.
  • You build trust, good working relationships and communicate effectively with your colleagues and across functions.
  • Whether face-to-face or on the phone, you can communicate plans and articulate your ideas with colleagues and customers at all levels.

Minimum Qualification

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE (MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS):

  • High school graduate or equivalent

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

  • Lift up to 50 + pounds and adjust body position to bend, stoop, stand, walk, turn, pivot, and stand for long periods of time.
  • Having good eye-hand-foot coordination.
  • Ability to assess weights and judge distances and heights.
  • Ability to work in varying temperatures, depending upon season.

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We encourage you to apply as soon as possible as candidates will be interviewed continuously. The position may be filled prior to the date described as 'Apply by'