Material Handler in Pasadena, TX at Meador Staffing Services

Date Posted: 2/23/2018

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Job Description

A local manufacture company is looking for an experienced material handler! This is a temp to hire opportunity paying $13/hr. The hours for this position are Monday through Friday, 8am- 5pm.
Description:Material handlers are responsible for moving freight, stock, or other materials or perform other general labor.
Role Qualifications:
  • Must have excellent communication skills and be able to follow written and verbal instruction.
  • Must be able to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form.
Primary Responsibilities:
  • Move freight, stock, or other materials to and from storage or production areas, loading docks, delivery vehicles, ships, or containers, by hand or using trucks, tractors, or other equipment.
  • Sort cargo before loading and unloading.
  • Attach identifying tags to containers or mark them with identifying information.
  • Conduct cycle counts. 
  • Read work orders or receive oral instructions to determine work assignments or material or equipment needs.
  • Stack cargo in locations such as transit sheds or in holds of ships as directed, using pallets or cargo boards.
  • Record numbers of units handled or moved, using daily production sheets or work tickets. 
  • Install protective devices, such as bracing, padding, or strapping, to prevent shifting or damage to items being transported.
  • Direct spouts and position receptacles, such as bins, carts, or containers so they can be loaded.
  • Attach slings, hooks, or other devices to lift cargo and guide loads.
  • Maintain equipment storage areas to ensure that inventory is protected.
  • Other duties as assigned.
Essential Skills and Experience:
  • High School diploma or equivalent.
  • Must have experience driving a forklift
  • Six months minimum experience in material management (i.e. inventory, stocking, purchasing) in a manufacturing environment.
  • Demonstrated knowledge and ability to perform primary responsibilities satisfactorily.
  • Must possess mechanical aptitude with strong interpersonal skills. 
If you qualify for this position and are interested, please apply or send your resume to Shirley at sfaust@meador.com or Danielle at dmetcalf@meador.com!

Job category:Skilled Labor - Trades
Branch:Pasadena
Pay rate:13.00
Posted date:1/23/2018
Job ID:140129
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