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Material Handler I

  • Location: Southfield, Oakland, Michigan
  • Salary: 16-20 per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 20 days ago

  • Sector: Industrial
  • Start Date: 2022-05-16
  • Job Ref: 22-08958
The position will provide support for warehouse, material fulfillment, shipping and receiving functions. Ensure safety compliance for all standards relating to the warehouse area. Comply with company policies, standards and housekeeping practices. Highly interactive and fast paced environment requiring strong communication skills.
The responsibilities of this position include:
  • Loading bulk and packaged product. 
  • Receiving bulk and packaged product.
  • Transferring chemicals and re packaging
  • Labeling containers per Client, OSHA, and DOT specifications
  • Staging of materials
  • Completing other logistics support requirements as needed
  • Familiarity with chemical material handling related to safety and industrial hygiene
  • Maintain assigned inspection and or housekeeping responsibilities
  • Ability and desire to work in a team atmosphere
  • Ability to use site mobile equipment
  • Knowledge of shipping procedures and DOT regulations for the shipping of hazardous materials a plus.
Physical Requirements:
  • Lifting and bending requiring physical exertion when handling materials, drums or equipment
  • Ability to lift 50-60 pounds
  • Ability to stand and walk in work environment majority of time
  • Occasional use of respiratory protection including air purifying, air supplied and self-contained air supplied respirators.
  • Use of personal protective equipment to perform hazardous materials duties related to spill response and clean up activities
  • Ability to pass required Mobile Equipment Operator and respirator fit test physical exam
Technical Competencies
  • Knowledge of SAP a plus
  • Use of Mobile Equipment
  • OHSA safety standards
  • RCRA Training