Materials Handler

Job Summary:

Materials handlers pull and verify materials and supplies on production orders.  They maintain in-process inventory at shops and job sites by delivering or opening products for clients.  Material handlers also keep loading areas and equipment clean and maintained.


Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • None


  • Receives, distributes, and stores products as directed in designated, secure locations.
  • Prepares and maintains records of materials received and shipped including dates of transactions, locations, and other pertinent information.
  • Reviews shipments for quality and accuracy; reviews accompanying documents for accuracy.
  • Confirms shipping details or special instructions; expedites shipments that affect the manufacturing process schedule.
  • Transports and loads materials, supplies, and finished goods (manually and/or using hand trucks and skids).
  • When problems arise, resolves issues with contractors or vendors.
  • Validates, approves, and forwards invoices to accounting department.
  • Collects and properly disposes of scrap bracing, cardboard, and strapping; maintains a safe and clean work environment.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Excellent verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Good math and written communication skills.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite or related software.
  • Efficient time management skills.
  • Self-motivated

Education and Experience:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required; college coursework or other formal training in related field preferred.
  • At least two years of related experience required.
  • Class A CDL with tankers endorsement preferred
  • Spanish speaking bilingual ability would be preferred

Physical Requirements:

  • Prolonged periods sitting at a desk and working on a computer.
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds at times.
  • Must be able to access and navigate all areas of the facilities.
  • Must be able to access all parts of the company equipment.
  • Must be able to climb ladders while carrying up to 30 lbs.
  • Must be able to ride in a vehicle up to four hours to travel to and from job sites.