The incumbent for the Material Handler position safely operates a forklift to transport materials product throughout the warehouse. Performs operator maintenance on forklifts and complete operator checklist. Uses Bar Code Scanner to record material storage, use, and inventory.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES
The primary duties and responsibilities of the Blender consist of but are not limited to:
Operate powered industrial equipment (forklift) in accordance with OSHA guidelines
Maintain inventory integrity and product safety at all times
Perform routine and assigned housekeeping tasks to ensure a safe work environment
Operate material handling equipment to move product within the warehouse
Check-in inbound product and tag product accordingly
Perform various receiving functions, such as unloading trucks and putting away product in the correct overstock location
Inspect all power equipment and complete the safety inspection sheet before operation
Follow all of the safety procedures
Stack empty pallets; clean and sweep work area and remove trash regularly
Responsible for safely loading and unloading trailers.
Responsible for all paperwork, WMS labeling and scanning.
Responsible for the inspection of incoming and outbound components.
Responsible for the labeling of all items brought into the facility, as well as the scanning of all incoming materials, following the scanning procedures.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
High school diploma or equivalent
Preferred – One or more years of Sit-down forklift experience
Preferred – Food industry experienced
Attention to detail
Understand verbal and written instructions
Basic Math skills, Addition & Subtraction
Basic mechanical aptitude and familiar with basic hand tools
Forklift experience preferred
Ability to work independently
Ability to work well with a wide variety of people
Basic computer skills
Lakeville Area Chamber of Commerce
19950 Dodd Boulevard, Suite 101
Lakeville, MN 55044