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Material Handler­ Grant Way in Allentown, PA at Continental

Date Posted: 1/2/2019

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    Allentown, PA
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Job Description

Material Handler – 1st shift – Grant Way

The Material Handler’s primary duty is to pick orders and product away in support of the distribution processes on 1st shift. This position is located at our Grant Way building. The hours for this shift are 8:00am to 4:30pm.

Starting rate is $16.25/hour.

Core Responsibilities:
• Primary duty is to operate order picker, Drexel and Walkie rider lifts to bring product to work area or put packaged product away.
• Accurately pick and count product from storage locations for shipping.
• Secondarily pack product for shipping.
• Retrieve and put back packaging materials in storage locations.
• Pull empty returnable containers and pallets from storage locations.
• Move product for consolidation based on Inventory Control guidance.
• Sign OSHA daily lift truck checklist.
• Utilize SAP to create/maintain documents related to the process.
• Report inventory discrepancies to Inventory control or Supervisors.
• Use hand¬held RF device to accomplish daily work.

Additional Responsibilities:
• Support the Manager of the Distribution Center, warehouse supervisors and inventory management.
• Suggest ideas to improve process design and development.

Core Competencies:
• Foster a positive and team ¬oriented work environment.
• Ability to learn SAP and other software utilized in DC processes.
• Ability to work effectively with the team.
• Understanding of distribution processes.
• Ability to help improve processes to guarantee high quality.
• Ability to take initiative.
• Resourceful and strong numerical skills.
• Strong attention to detail.
• Strong communication skills.

This position does not allow for visa sponsorship or relocation.

Basic Qualifications:
­High School Diploma or GED
­Minimum 1 year of warehouse/distribution experience and three months of forklift experience
­Ability to work overtime as needed
­Ability to read, write and speak English
­Ability to lift up to 50lbs

Preferred Qualifications:
• Experience using cherry picker and Drexel forklift equipment


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