Material Handler

  • Location:
    Houston, United States
  • Employment type:
    Permanent

Job Title: Material Handler

 

Responsibilities:

• Loading, unloading, moving and staging product and materials using a forklift and other power equipment

• Following simplified or highly patterned processes (Including Pulling, packing, loading and Receiving).

• Receiving, checking-in and issuing materials in support of production and other departmental activities.

• Preparation of shipments and dispatch to the field or customer base.

• Daily communication with delivery drivers and site personnel at all levels

• Maintaining and monitor accurate written and computerized records of all transactions

• Maintaining documented inventory and stock levels for all items held

• Maintaining all appropriate stores equipment and perform housekeeping duties as required

• Performing cycle counts of respective warehouses once per week.

• Providing feedback on disposition of excess inventory & slow-moving items.

 

Requirements:

• High School Diploma/GED

• Ability to safely operate an industrial forklift

• Previous experience in manufacturing, warehousing or distribution would be a distinct advantage

• Some overtime and weekend support as requested.

• Ability to work an on-call schedule

• Ability to work on 2nd or 3rd shift as required.

• Other duties as directed

 

Desired Characteristics:

• Preferred previous working knowledge of warehousing techniques

• Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form

• Ability to solve practical problems and deal with situations where only limited procedures exist

• Have ability to identify improvements within work area

• Ability to work in a team environment.

• Good problem recognition and solution development abilities.