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Material Handler

Open Position

Location: Richmond, Virginia
Posted Date: 10/20/20

How do you make a difference as our new Material Handler?
As an AMF Material Handler, you will be responsible for pulling work orders, parts orders, receiving goods into stock, placing received items on the shelves, packing and shipping orders, process all orders for shipment.

Essential Responsibilities: (Including but not limited to)

  • Assure that all safety procedures and policies are followed
  • Put product away in assigned locations with proper tags attached
  • Receive incoming goods from vendors and shop
  • Distribute received goods to machines or shelves
  • Accurately pull, count, and issue products from racks for delivery to various production areas
  • Load and unload trucks as necessary
  • Pack and crate parts for shipment
  • Arrange shipments with freight carriers
  • Process orders through UPS System as necessary
  • Process shipping documents for machines and parts
  • Crating
  • Inventory checking/counting, annually and as required
  • Assist in the implementation of Continuous Improvement initiatives

Education/Experience: (Including but not limited to)

  • High School Education or Equivalent
  • Some Warehouse Experience Required
  • Lift Truck experience preferred
  • Box truck (DL- Excellent Driving Record)

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: (Including but not limited to)

  • Ability to operate a Forklift Truck in a safe manner
  • Load and unload trucks as necessary
  • Ability to comprehend verbal and written instructions
  • General warehouse experience preferred
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds
  • Ability to prioritize and juggle multiple tasks
  • Computer literate
  • Knowledge using MS Office products

Working Conditions:

  • Typical manufacturing facility conditions
  • Indoors (95%) and outdoors (5%) working conditions
  • The facility is heated in winter but not air-conditioned in summer
  • Must be able to stand on concrete floors for a minimum of eight hours
  • Kneeling, squatting, bending over, and standing for long periods may be required to perform assigned tasks
  • Safety steel-toed shoes and safety glasses are required
  • Long pants and a sleeved shirt (short sleeve at a minimum) are required