186248 - Material Handler
NY-New York
Grand Island
Up to $14.50 DOE
12 mos
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Material Handler for an opening in Grand Island, NY.

This position largely interacts with equivalent levels of internal personnel. The interaction requires good communication, safely operate equipment & transport of goods, and people skills. Effectiveness in this role also requires some knowledge of shipping, receiving, and inventory control procedures as well as the ability to understand and interpret team metrics. The job encounters recurring work situations of a routine nature where the ability to recognize deviation from accepted practice is required. Accuracy is required in performing all functions of this position; errors in work could cause delays in schedules or impact quality of goods. This position requires the individual to be ready to start work any shift on-time and maintain strong attendance performance. The incumbent normally receives general instruction on routine work and detailed instruction on new assignments. This position is in a warehouse environment under various temperatures including room temperature (59–86 degrees F), cold-room (36-46 degrees F), and/or freezer-room (minus 4 – 23 degrees F). Safely operate distribution equipment, as required.

Receives materials and/or finished goods on a daily basis. Verifies the quality, type and amount of materials received are correct and that the appropriate documentation is present (e.g. packing list). Examines, sorts, arranges, counts, stores, picks, and packs items for storage and/or shipment in accordance with established procedures and customer requirements. Operates material handling equipment (e.g. hand truck, pallet jack, dock lever, etc.). Prepares and ships materials and/or finished goods in a timely manner according to customer requirements. Train new team members the Warehouse Standard Operating Procedures / Work instructions / or Policies and procedures. May perform other related duties as required and/or assigned. Lifts up to 40 lbs on a regular basis. Routinely pushes and pulls pallets of goods. Regularly climbs and reaches. Saturdays often required Work required overtime based on business needs. Satisfactorily completes training requirements and operate within all ISO standards pertaining to site Distribution including, but not limited to, Control of Documents and Quality Policy.

1 year related experience. Proven ability to consistently and independently follow policies and procedures; written and verbal instruction, and to meet schedules. Must be able to achieve and pass training and proficiency standards to operate Powered Industrial Equipment. Must be able to maintain Powered Industrial Equipment certification standards during the length of employment.

Preferred Qualifications (nice to have):
Some experience in logistics with a life science company. Experience operating Powered Industrial Equipment.

Accredited High School Diploma/GED

1st Shift

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Billy James
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x340 or (800) 927-9318 x340

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.