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Material Handler - 1R4Z
Sparta, MI
Williamson Employment Services, Inc. 2019-08-19
We currently have an opening for a 2nd shift Material Handler at our Sparta, Michigan plant located outside Grand Rapids. Hours: Sunday-Thursday position 2:30pm-11:00pm, with flexibility for Sunday *hours may vary*. Are you looking for the next step in your career? Safety and quality are our passion and commitment to our clients! Come join our team!

*Must be skilled in developing productive working relationships within an organization and lead by example
*Reads production schedules, pick lists and shipping orders to determine items to be moved, gathered, or distributed.
*Uses computer and bar code system to enter or locate items needed for delivery to other departments.  
*Using a stand up forklift, moves materials and items from receiving or production areas to storage or to other designated areas
*Sorts and places materials or items on racks, shelves, or in bins according to predetermined sequence such as size, type, style, color, product code, or customer.  
*Fills requests for materials, tools, or other stock items and distributes items to production workers or assembly line.  
*Must be able to work with trucking companies
*Wraps skids of cartons and roll stock in preparation for shipment.  
*Marks materials with identifying information.  
*Record amount of materials or items received or distributed.  
*Weighs or counts items for distribution within plant to ensure conformance to company standards.  
*Drives stand up forklift to transport stored items from warehouse to plant or to pick up items from several locations for shipment.  
*Completes requisition forms to order supplies from other plant departments.
*Assists Warehouse Manager with inventory duties, as needed. Responsible for handling of hazardous waste and other duties as assigned within the scope of your position.

Required Skills/Qualifications:
*Critical thinking skills and ability to multitask  
*Ability to maintain a positive work environment by behaving and communicating in a manner so that you get along with customers, vendors, coworkers and supervisors.
*Basic mathematical skills (adding, subtracting, multiplying, dividing)
*Strong attention to detail.
*Ability to read and comprehend orders and instructions.
*Good housekeeping skills.
*Strong verbal and written English communication skills.
*A drive to succeed, a can-do attitude and a self-starter approach.  

Job Requirements:
*High school diploma or equivalent required.
*Must hold a valid Michigan driver's license.
*RF Scanner experience a plus.
*Forklift experience required; stand up forklift experience a plus.



Walk-in application hours: 8:00am to 3:00pm, or call for an appointment.

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3514 Plainfield Ave NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49525-2777
Phone: 616-575-5630
Fax: 616-288-7180
Williamson Employment Services, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employees and applicants for employment are protected by federal, state, and local laws designed to protect them from discrimination on the basis of age, race, religion, creed, color, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), marital status, parental status, national origin, disability, family medical history or genetic information, political affiliation, military service, or any other factor unrelated to the requirements of a job. These protections extend to all management practices and decisions, including recruitment and hiring practices, appraisal systems, promotions, and training and career development programs.