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Material Handler

  • Location: Shelton, Fairfield, Connecticut
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 14 days ago

  • Sector: Industrial
  • Contact: Daniella Adinolfi
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 6466520984
  • Start Date: 05/03/2021
  • Job Ref: 21-07226
Shift Hours 11am to 730pm eastern inclusive of 30 minute unpaid lunch

PPE Required Steel Toe Shoes

Job Title Material Handler

Performs the physical or administrative tasks involved in the shipping receiving storing distributing and order fulfillment of merchandise products materials parts supplies and equipment
Checks goods received and for distribution against purchase orders or invoices maintains records of goods and rejects unsatisfactory items Packages and prepares products and merchandise for final shipment and posts weights and shipping charges Lifts heavy
items and may operate a forklift Prepares and maintains records of merchandise shipped Reviews customer orders examines stocks and distributes merchandise products and materials in inventory warehouses distribution centers or manufacturing lines

Responsibilities include but are not limited to
middot Receives packs unpacks moveslifts locates identifies issues and ships variety of materials and packages
middot Locates items in proper stocking location in warehouse
middot Generates Customer order pick lists and packing lists
middot Picks and packs materials for Customer orders
middot Verifies that the appropriate materials are handled and takes corrective action when materials are improperly stored transferred or identified
middot Checks verifies and corrects errors in the stocking process Includes physical movement of items as well as processing updates to inventory system
middot Inputs and retrieves data via SAP and ancillary systems Handles and stores hazardous materials in accordance with established safety procedures
middot Picks countsweighs packs records audits and processes inventory transactions
middot May be leader of a process train lower level material handlers Maintains a safe orderly work area
middot May be required to communicate an awareness of general safety practices
middot Meets established standards of accuracy and quality
middot May operate forklifts andor powered pallet trucks
middot Inventory control and reconciliation
middot Nothing in this job description restricts management39s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities of this job at any time

Basic Qualifications
middot High school graduate 3 to 5 years previous experience in material handling or other warehouse distribution activity
middot Must have experience with preparing and or interpreting material reports and a basic understanding of materials systems

Preferred Qualifications
middot Good working knowledge in SAP system would be an advantage
middot Proficient in Microsoft Office
middot Good oral and written communication
middot Willing to work overtime when required
middot Ability to
o Use learn to use power equipment for movement of materials
o Use learn to use warehouse operating system and shipment processing systems
o Process learn to process hazardous material shipments in accordance with standards

Physical Requirements amp Expectations
middot Lift carry push and pull up to 50 lbs unassisted and frequently bend stoop twist climb crouchsquat kneelcrawl sit and stand for long periods of time
middot Be able to reach at above and below shoulder level flexextend neck and have good hand and finger dexterity
middot Physically able to operate stackers and pallet jack