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Material Handler II

Date: Jan 19, 2023

Location: Aurora, IL, US, 60504

Company: Glanbia


Essential Functions


Duties and Responsibilities


• Load, unload, move, count/pick, stack and stage product and materials using a sit down, stand-up forklift, regular reach truck and material handling as required.        

• Maintain equipment and materials in a neat, clean and orderly fashion.        

• Inspect any assigned equipment on a daily basis. Operate all equipment in a safe and efficient manner following work methods and OSHA standards. Drives electric powered MHE equipped with lifting devices, evaluating platforms to lift or stack products or materials.        

• Assist in maintaining/promoting the safety of the warehouse. Report issues and problems to management. Will support and abide by the company’s safety program and all safety initiatives, policies and procedures.        

• Accurately pull and prepare product for shipment.        

• Inspect all materials during picking, shipping and receiving to ensure product number accuracy and material is free of damage. Report any discrepancies.        

• Wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE): N95 Respirator, lab coat, safety shoes, safety glasses, bump cap, hearing protection, hair net, beard net, and nitrile gloves        


Lifting Demands: 

•        Lift up to 55 lbs. on an occasional basis 6 inches off Ground to Waist.

•        Lift up to 30 lbs. on an occasional basis Waist to Shoulder.

•        Carry up to 55 lbs. on an occasional basis up to 5 ft.

•        Be able to pull a 55lb bag from a height of 60 inches on an occasional basis.



•        High School Diploma or equivalent preferred

•        Experience in Food environment or Consumer product

•        Experience using WMS or ERP system with RF scanning a plus


Work Environment:

•        Work with known allergens – Frequent

•        Most common allergens found in the plant/warehouse environment include, but are not limited to, milk, soy, wheat, egg, peanut and tree nut

•        Work with powders – Continuous

Nearest Major Market: Aurora
Nearest Secondary Market: Chicago