• Material Handler

    Posted: 10/10/2021

    The Material Handler is responsible for operating an electric forklift to load, unload, and move raw materials and finished products within the manufacturing plant.  Essential functions include loading and unloading trucks, pulling orders from inventory, delivering raw materials to production lines, staging product, and maintaining accurate inventory levels.    

    Responsibilities

      • Receive all incoming goods. Double check quantity and accuracy of all ordered/received goods
        • Count, check weight, check for damaged goods before accepting and fill out all necessary information on the check in sheet for each order
      • Prepare outgoing orders and confirm that they are all properly stacked, wrapped and palletized
      • Supply production lines with raw materials as needed while ensuring products are free of foreign materials
      • Perform daily tasks to include checking cooler and freezer temperatures, cleaning and maintaining the warehouse and dock, and sweeping assigned area daily
      • Rotate all stock to ensure oldest products are being consumed first
      • Keep accurate records for supply and finished goods inventory - Take physical inventory of product a minimum of once (1) per month of assigned area
      • Contribute to the team effort by assisting other material handlers when needed
      • Coordinate with label room so that they have adequate inventory for next day production
      • Coordinate with Quality Control and Research and Development to ensure all their supplies are accurate
      • Perform Allergen/Organic Storage Audits of assigned area twice per month.
      • Clean and maintain warehouse; sweep assigned area daily.
      • Performing daily equipment checks to ensure safe operation of forklift
      • Follow all company Safety policies and procedures.
      • Demonstrate good working knowledge of Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP’s) and Good Sanitation Practices (GSP’s)