• Material Handler

    Job Locations US-GA-Austell
    Posted Date 4 weeks ago(3/26/2018 2:03 PM)
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  • Overview

    Material Handlers are responsible for ensuring that all equipment and materials are delivered to workstations and other locations throughout in a timely manner.


    Essential Duties and Responsibilities

    • Put finished goods in assigned locations
    • Issue Raw Material for jobs on the floor
    • Safe operation and Certification on forklift and know forklift procedures
    • Handling hazardous Materials
    • Load and Unload finished goods and raw materials from the truck dock
    • Label and Stage shipments
    • Load material and components required in Plex for each job at all work centers to ensure proper inventory control.
    • Follow FIFO procedures
    • Maintain a safe and clean work environment
    • Perform Housekeeping tasks as assigned
    • Must be knowledgeable in personal protective equipment
    • Regular and predictable attendance
    • Must be a team player


    Decision Making Authority

    ·         Coordinate with Production Team to prioritize jobs, and when necessary reorganize to meet deadline changes and updates and still make demands

    ·         Identify floor inventory mismatch issues and resolve

    ·         Identify when floor demands exceed work capacity and elevate issues and ask for help

    ·         Able to consolidate work as the demands come in, and work at maximum efficiency


    • Must be able to pass a forklift safety test & forklift driving test upon hire
    • Basic math skills and good reading skills, with the ability to use a calculator for larger number work
    • Attention to detail and unsupervised, first time accuracy
    • Ability to move freely throughout the building to gather information, materials and authorizations
    • Ability to work well with others
    • Able to work overtime  as needed
    • Must be able to obtain forklift certification

    Preferred skills and experience:

    Safety Requirements

    • Must observe and practice all safety regulations. This includes the wearing and proper usage of the necessary personal protective equipment required for any task

    Language Skills

    • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence and memos
    • Ability to write simple correspondence


    • Balances team and individual responsibilities
    • Gives and welcomes feedback
    • Contributes to building a positive team spirit
    • Puts success of team above own interests
    • Support everyone’s efforts to succeed


    • Approaches others in tactful manner
    • Reacts well under pressure
    • Treats others with respect and consideration regardless of their status or position
    • Accept responsibility for own actions
    • Follows through on commitments


    • Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness
    • Looks for ways to improve and promote quality
    • Applies feedback to improve performance
    • Monitors own work to ensure quality


    • Observes safety procedures
    • Determines appropriate action beyond guidelines
    • Reports potentially unsafe conditions
    • Uses equipment and materials properly

    Attendance / Punctuality

    • Is consistently at work and on time


    • Follows instructions


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