Material Handler – Level 1

Location: North Kingstown, RI (375 Commerce Park Road)

 

 

POSITION SUMMARY:

Physically sort and distribute cases of merchandise onto store pallets in accordance with Standard Operating Procedures, achieving established productivity, safety, and quality standards.  Sort product into cartons; re-pack, re-ticket and re-work assorted product as directed.  Break down pallets coming from stores and organize into specific storage areas for further re-work.  Process defectives, returns, and recyclables as required.


 

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Perform all Recovery, Shipping, and Special Projects functions in an accurate, productive, and safe manner.

  • Assign and remove pallets in and out of split lines, using RF scanning device.

  • Operate manual and electric pallet jacks, walkie-40.

  • Distinguish different kinds of merchandise - verify case-pack and description.

  • Build shippable pallets and operate wrapping machine.

  • Housekeeping - Maintain neat, orderly and clean work area (clean as you go policy).

  • Follow Standard Operating Procedures and Policies.

  • Inspect and Sign-out equipment on a daily basis.

  • Comply with all OSHA standards.

  • Other duties as assigned.

 

 

 

 

 

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Ability to operate a Walk-behind pallet jack - single 40.

  • Attention to detail.

  • Ability to use RF scanner.

  • Ability to lift up to a minimum of 50 pounds

  • Good math skills.

  • Satisfactory completion of training program.

  • Be able to complete position-specific Powered Industrial Equipment Training and pass licensing test.

  • Ability to pass Area Proficiency test is required.

  • Operate wrapping machine safely and efficiently.

  • Ability to read and verify English descriptions and case-packs.

  • Ability to stand, bend, squat and repetitive lifting for extended periods of time.