Job description

We are looking for a reliable and efficient Material Handler to ensure the safe and accurate movement of materials within our facility. Ideal candidates are detail-oriented, organized, and thrive in fast-paced environments.

Requirements:

 

Qualifications:

  • 1+ years of forklift driving experience.
  • Ability to operate forklift and other material handling equipment.
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Knowledge of Plex ERP system and inventory transactions preferred.
  • Experience in driving efficiency improvements.
  • Quality-focused with a drive for perfection.

Education and Experience:

  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • 3 – 6 months experience in a manufacturing environment preferred.
  • Must be able to read, write, and understand basic math.

Competencies:

  • Productivity: Efficient in producing quality products and prudent in using resources.
  • Teamwork: Approachable, contributes to team success, communicates effectively, and respects diversity.
  • Initiative: Independent, manages resources effectively, anticipates problems or opportunities.
  • Problem Solving: Thorough in decision-making, adapts to new ideas and processes.
  • Job Knowledge: Demonstrates essential skills and adheres to processes and procedures.
  • Safety: Contributes to a safe work environment and corrects safety hazards.
  • Quality: Produces accurate work, identifies problems, and takes proactive steps.
  • Reliability/Dependability: Accountable, meets deadlines, and consistently completes tasks.

 

Work conditions:

Physical Demands: Frequently lift and carry up to 50 pounds. Regular sitting, standing, walking, and occasional reaching, stooping/crouching, bending, or twisting. Occasionally required to push, pull, move materials, and work in awkward positions. Work Environment: Typical manufacturing environment with high noise levels; ear protection required. Reasonable accommodations available for individuals with disabilities.

Responsibilities:

  • Load and unload materials from delivery trucks, transporting them to designated areas.
  • Verify accuracy of incoming and outgoing shipments.
  • Organize and maintain inventory levels.
  • Operate forklifts and other material handling equipment safely.
  • Follow all safety procedures during material handling.
  • Collaborate with various departments for timely and accurate delivery of materials.
  • Maintain cleanliness and organization in the work area.
  • Support production cells by moving materials to and from as needed.
  • Ensure inventory accuracy and proper location of all supplies.
  • Assist on production lines as time permits.
  • Maintain product quality compliance according to customer specifications.
  • Contribute to plant efficiency improvements.

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