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Material Handler

Company: Kuehne & Nagel Logistics, Inc.
Location: Sparks
Posted on: June 20, 2022

Job Description:

The warehouse associate is responsible for moving materials within the warehouse and the loading/unloading of materials onto or from vehicles utilizing a forklift, reach truck, order picker or other heavy material handling equipment. The warehouse associate can be responsible for receiving, storing, picking, packing, verification, shipping/manifesting and other various duties as assigned to ensure the full and efficient operation of the Distribution Center.

Your Role

The warehouse associate is responsible for moving materials within the warehouse and the loading/unloading of materials onto or from vehicles utilizing a forklift, reach truck, order picker or other heavy material handling equipment. The warehouse associate can be responsible for receiving, storing, picking, packing, verification, shipping/manifesting and other various duties as assigned to ensure the full and efficient operation of the Distribution Center.

Your Responsibilities

* Use material handling (MH) equipment to unload incoming materials from trailers. (some time the material has to be organized on the Pallet)
* Verify and receive materials into inventory. (some times, have to bent in order to see the article at the bottom of the pallet)
* Marks and inventories packages for storage or transit.
* May also include palletizing and shrink-wrap. (bent to shrink-wrap the bottom of the pallet)
* Duties may include receiving, checking and storing.
* May be required to stack pallets and repeatedly lift up to 50 pounds.
* Use MH Equipment to move and store materials within the warehouse.
* Use MH Equipment to pick, verify and pack orders according to standard practice. (bent so see the article at the bottom of the pallet)
* Use MH Equipment or other designated means to load goods into trailers or other designated transport vehicles for distribution.
* Works from pick sheet to pull product or supplies.
* Check orders against pull sheets.
* "Dangerous Goods": when receiving dangerous goods, the necessary procedures must be followed and these shipments must be stored in the designated section of the warehouse.
* If/when applicable, 'bonded' cargo must be processed and handled accordingly, based on existing guidelines for this type of shipment.
* Maintain warehouse clean and free of debris at all times. (house keeping, bent to pickup trash)
* Adhere to local, State, and Federal regulations inclusive, but not limited, to OSHA, DOT, EPA and other government agencies. Certification required to handle any hazardous material(s).
* May be required to lift between 50 - 70 pounds.



Your Skills and Experiences

PROBLEM SOLVING & DECISION MAKING SKILLS

* Employee will be expected to follow procedures introduced via on the job training.
* Elevating potential situations to the next level of supervision when required.
* Identify and correct mistakes/inconsistencies when receiving/completing paperwork.

JOB REQUIREMENTS

* Minimum: High School or Technical degree



EXPERIENCE

* Ideal candidate will have prior experience in warehouse or manufacturing environment.



KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS

* Proven basic math skills at the high school level.
* Ability to establish priorities and accomplish multiple tasks with minimal supervision.
* Computer skills

Good Reasons to Join

We offer competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits package, employee discounts, tuition reimbursement, excellent training programs and a highly dynamic global work environment.

Keywords: Kuehne & Nagel Logistics, Inc., Sparks , Material Handler, Other , Sparks, Nevada

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