The Suddath Companies is a multifaceted group of companies that specialize in worldwide corporate employee relocations, household moving, warehouse and logistics management and specialized transportation services.
Overview : The scope of this position includes all the physical tasks involved in the shipping, receiving, storing, and distributing of products, materials, parts, and powered equipment operation.
Locate and distribute raw materials to specified production areas utilizing motorized equipment and non-powered material handling carts or pallet jacks while working within a clean room environment.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES : It is the responsibility of the Lineside Material Expeditor to take appropriate action and to effectively communicate where necessary and observations which may impact customer’s ability to manufacture a quality product and to achieve an accurate and on time delivery of raw materials.
Individual actions which should be taken into account are as follows : Select raw material products accurately to fill internal customer orders or requisitions of determined items for use in manufacturing.
Identifies raw material shortages on the manufacturing production floor and take the necessary steps to replenish the required materials in a timely manner.
Performs material movements throughout the day, ensuring delivery between warehouse and internal production areas are made in a timely fashion utilizing manual carts and or motorized equipment.
Ability to accurately complete arithmetic computations to sufficiently perform the duties of the job. Accurately complete all applicable departmental documentation pertaining to daily tasks (KPI’s logbooks, protocols, etc.
Maintains a safe work environment by working in a safe manner, following current warehouse safety rules, and departmental operating procedures and maintaining a clean work area by breaking down cardboard, picking up loose trash or boards, and keeping warehouse clean.
Reports any unusual circumstances to immediate supervisor and performs other miscellaneous duties as assigned. Operate all customer / company equipment in accordance with accepted customer / company practices.
Must be able to work in a fast-paced, multiple priority environment. Complete special projects, duties, or assignments appropriately.
Must have the ability to work flexible or continuous shift hours, overtime and provide on-call support during normal scheduled work hours to meet business needs.
QUALIFICATIONS : To perform this position successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty and responsibility satisfactorily.
The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.
EDUCATION : A minimum of a High School Diploma or equivalent. EXPERIENCE : Minimum of 1-2 years relevant warehouse or manufacturing experience is preferred.
Experience working with a diverse group of people. SKILLS / PROFICIENCIES : Math skills required (addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division).
Demonstrate knowledge of or the ability to learn the use of computer systems, faxes, and printers. Ability to work under pressure and to react to situations with a strong sense of urgency.
Strong written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to effectively communicate throughout all levels of the organization.
Experience operating power industrial equipment a plus or willingness to learn the operation of powered material handling equipment (pallet jacks, cherry / order pickers, reach trucks, forklifts).
Ability to adhere to site safety regulations including wearing required personal protective equipment such as steel toed safety shoes and hearing protection.
Solid problem solving, project management, multi-tasking, and prioritization skills. Ability to work effectively both independently and within a team environment.
Ability and availability to work irregular or extended hours including nights, weekends and holidays as needed. PHYSICAL DEMANDS : The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, manual dexterity sufficient to reach / handle items, works with the fingers, and perceives attributes of objects and materials is required.
Must be capable of standing and walking for extended periods (at least 2 hours straight, four times in a 12-hour day). Moderate physical activity performing somewhat strenuous daily activities of a primarily Manuel / technical nature.
Independently have the ability to regularly lift, dispense, push and / or pull items with an average weight of 25 pounds without restriction.
The employee must be able to climb stairs, bend at the waist, twist, climb, stoop, stand, walk, grasp, pull, push, and have the full use of fingers on both hands to enable safe material handling, as well as function efficiently and safely.
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