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Material Handler

Emerson

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Ash Flat, AR
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Job Description

As posted by the hiring company

Job Overview:

Material Handlers are responsible for tracking, storing, and staging product and raw materials and transporting them throughout the facility in an efficient and organized manner to meet production needs. 

As a MATERIAL HANDLER, YOU WILL:

  • Transport products and materials throughout the facility both manually and using forklifts, overhead lifts/cranes and push carts. 
  • Maintain record of all parts going to/from the racks
  • Count, weigh and record number of material units handled
  • Perform cycle counts and assist in physical inventory assessments
  • Load picked orders onto trailer according to specifications and sequence, and complete appropriate paperwork  
  • Unload, move, stack and stage customer products and materials by hand and with motorized equipment, keeping appropriate records 
  • Ability to stand for extended periods of time and lift up to 50lbs 
  • Ability to carry objects; perform dynamic activities including reaching and stretching; and frequent bending and twisting of the torso 

REQUIRED EDUCATION, EXPERIENCES & SKILLS:

 High School Diploma, GED, or demonstrated ability to read, write, and perform mathematical calculations at a high school level

  • Ability to pass forklift certification written exam and driving demonstration

WORKING CONDITIONS:

Typical shop floor with possible exposure to dirt, dust, fumes, heat, cold, noise, vibration, oil and water.  May be exposed to any number of these elements.   

PREFERRED EDUCATION, EXPERIENCES & SKILLS

  • Associates Degree in any field
  • 1 to 3 years consistent work experience
  • Prior forklift certification