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Material Handlers

STS Technincal Services

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Direct Hire


Material Handlers

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Website STS Technical Services

Material Handler Jobs

STS Technical Services is hiring Material Handlers in New Berlin, Wisconsin.

Position Summary:

Join the Wausau Equipment Team!  Located in New Berlin, Wisconsin, the Material Handler will perform a combination of tasks including load, unload, and move materials and parts in and around the facility.  Responsible for the accuracy of inventory and may oversee the receiving of inventory and make required transactions into inventory control programs.

Essential Functions of the Job:

  • Fulfills work orders, requests for materials or other stock items and distributes items to production workers.
  • Assembles orders from stock and places orders on pallets or shelves, or moves orders to packing station, shipping department or trailers.
  • Reads production schedules, customer orders, and work orders, shipping orders or requisitions to identify items to be moved, gathered or distributed.
  • Stacks or assembles materials into bundles and bands together in preparation for movement.
  • Loads/unloads materials to or from pallets, trays, racks and shelves manually, by hoist or forklift.
  • Marks materials with identifying information.
  • Moves materials and items from receiving or production areas to storage or other designated areas by hand, hand truck or forklift.
  • May load materials onto vehicles and install strapping, bracing, or padding to prevent shifting or damage in transit
  • Sorts and places materials or items on racks, shelves or in bins according to predetermined locations.
  • May be assigned additional responsibilities as necessary to support the manufacturing and distribution operations.
  • Safe use of material handling equipment.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities (KSA’s):

  • Knowledge and understanding of inventory management and distribution software.
  • Knowledge of complex warehouse, shipping and receiving operations, including department replenishment systems, such as Kanban.
  • Knowledge of basic math and computer data entry.
  • Proficient with computers demonstrating the ability to work efficiently in the ERP system (JD Edwards).
  • Able to read and interpret blueprints accurately.
  • Be accountable to workload, deadlines, etc.
  • Able to perform basic measurements using tape measure and other measuring devices.
  • Able to operate a forklift and hand truck to quickly and repeatedly adjust the controls of a machine or a vehicle to exact locations.
  • Effective communication skills to provide information to supervisors, leads, and co-workers in written form or in person.
  • Able to wear personal protective equipment.
  • Ability to become licensed to drive a forklift truck.
  • Perform work in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Able to work overtime and/or including weekends as production schedules dictate.
  • Requires use of appropriate personal protective equipment including but not limited to: safety glasses, hearing protection and safety shoes.
  • Requires regular and prompt attendance.

Education & Experience:

  • Minimum of one year of previous shipping, receiving, warehouse or material handling experience; in a production environment.
  • Experience working with scanning equipment.
  • Minimum of one year experience operating a forklift truck in a manufacturing work environment.

About STS Technical Services:

STS Technical Services is a Top 100 Staffing Firm that’s partnered with some of the largest names in the aerospace, manufacturing, defense and industrial industries.

Our professional recruitment teams put talented individuals to work at client locations all over the world, and we have hundreds of exciting career opportunities for you to explore!

If you want to speak to a Recruiting Professional directly, call 1-800-359-4787.

STS Technical Services is an equal opportunity employer.


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