Material Handler

Job Description

Effectively manage all the physical inventory areas of the workshop, accurately move and store items safely into the proper location or work center.

Responsibilities

  • Keeps area clean and debris out of work area
  • Obtain merchandise from bins or shelves to supply materials for production.
  • Read sales orders, purchase orders, packing-lists, work instructions, and procedures, in order to put parts away and fulfill customer orders.
  • Stage material for processing
  • Maintain assigned equipment
  • Notify supervisor of unusual problems.
  • Use forklift truck, hand truck, packaging equipment, overhead cranes, hand tools, scales, and other simple measurement devices.
  • Follow safety rules and keep work area in a clean and orderly condition. 
  • Assist in creation of kits for new equipment.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.

Requirements

  • Ability to operate a forklift in a safe and efficient manner and pass a safety test to become a licensed operator
  • Ability to lift or carry more than 60 lbs rarely and between 25 and 60 lbs frequently
  • Energetic, friendly, professional, with a strong work ethic, and an up-beat attitude
  • Ability to read and understand work instructions.
  • Ability to count pieces.
  • Position must pass a post offer drug test and background check
  • Desire to work in a fast-paced, organized and positive warehouse environment.
  • Ability to work full-time, 40 hours per week.
  • Attention to detail / time management.
  • Good communication skills in English, Spanish desirable.
  • Ability and willingness to work overtime based on scheduling needs