United States, Salisbury, NC, Adhesive Technologies

Materials Handler - 1st Shift


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  • Performs SAP functions/processes related to shipping, receiving and warehousing.
  • Process receipt of incoming materials/supplies/other, stocking material to correct bin and storage location
  • Provide samples of incoming raw material to Quality as applicable
  • Performs down packing and the kitting of material to alternate containers in compliance with all regulatory and safety requirements
  • Loads, unloads, and stages material within the warehouse utilizing hand trucks, power forklifts, power hoists, or other material handling equipment.
  • Loads and unloads delivery trucks utilizing hand trucks, power forklifts, power hoists, or other material handling equipment.
  • Performs daily check of material handling equipment (forklift) for the purpose of ensuring safe operation of vehicle.
  • Pulls, issues and delivers materials/supplies to locations throughout the plant as applicable
  • Picks, packs, and labels shipment delivery orders to meet customer delivery commitments.
  • Packages, labels, and prepares documentation for the safe shipment/storage/handling of hazardous materials.
  • Performs daily cycle count inventory for the purpose of verifying stock and identifying losses.  Participate in physical inventory annually or other frequency as required by the business.
  • Report and ensure correction of raw material stock exceptions
  • Respond to inquiries of other departments for the purpose of providing information and/or direction regarding the status of deliveries, inventory, and other warehouse activities as applicable.
  • Maintains documents, files, metrics and records for the purpose of documenting activities and continuous improvements.
  • Cleans, organizes, and ensures 5S standards are maintained in the warehouse assuring a safe and sanitary work area.
  • Other related duties as required.


  • High school diploma or GED
  • Minimum two years related forklift experience in manufacturing warehouse environment.
  • Follow both written and verbal instructions and company policies regarding safe handling of hazardous chemicals, write legibly
  • Must be self-motivated and a strong team player
  • Demonstrated excellent attendance and reliability
  • Work with others in a respectful manner and as a member of the team, to achieve all goals set forth in the department
  • Flexibility to work overtime, extended shifts and/or other shifts on occasion
  • Prefer experience in the certification and preparation of dangerous goods documentation for domestic & international transport in all modes.
  • Experience in Warehouse Management systems (e.g. LOGOS, bar-coding, RF scanners, and labeling systems)
  • Ability to manage disparate responsibilities within a fast-paced, deadline driven environment.
  • Strong commitment to safety systems and OSHA required standards

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JOB ID: 20008584
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
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