Title: Back Picker (Material Handler)
Reports to: Warehouse Manager
Job Description: The Material Handler is responsible to fill orders, pick stock, package orders and replenish items in their area as needed. Area must be kept clean and well-organized at all times. Performs all duties assigned by supervisor including assignments in other work areas. Work must be completed efficiently, accurately and at an acceptable rate following established safety procedures.
Physical Environment: The warehouse is heated and ventilated but not air-conditioned. The noise level is typical of warehouse operations. There is handling of rough cardboard and plastic items. Tools used are: A hand-held and floor/foot-triggered air stapler, razor knives, hand and table model tape dispensers, plastic banding machines, and various carts, hand trucks, and dollies.
Regular Shift/Hours: First shift, Monday-Friday, 40 hrs/week plus overtime as required.
Job Requirements: Able to read at a high school level and have good verbal communications with coworkers and supervisors. Must be able to walk, stand, bend, lift and carry items for an 8-hour shift. Most items will range from 1 to 35 pounds in weight and should not exceed lifting requirements of 70 pounds. Packaging of items over 45 pounds is performed on a cart, pallet, or floor and should not require lifting. Pushing and pulling boxes, carts, trays, and other containers or items is required. Flexibility is important.
Ability to use a pallet hand jack, fork truck and stock picker is required.
The warehouse director or manager will oversee provided training. Weekly reviews are performed to ensure that basic competencies are met. All other company policies and procedures must be followed as they apply.
Benefits Include: Health, Dental, Vision & Life Insurance, Profit Sharing, Medical Spending Account, 401K Retirement, Employer Assistance Program, Paid Time Off, and more.
The company reserves the right (while respecting the needs of the employee) to modify job requirements and assignments to meet company needs. All positions are considered to be Employment-At-Will.
To Apply: Submit your resume and completed application to firstname.lastname@example.org (Applications can be downloaded from United States Plastic Corporation’s website: https://www.usplastic.com/UserFiles/USPEmploymentApplication.pdf)