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 or Danielle at!

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