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Material Handler II

Date: 11-Mar-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

At Glanbia, we celebrate diversity, because we know that our individual strengths make us stronger together. We welcome and encourage interest from a wide variety of candidates, and we will give your application consideration, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, or disability status. 


At Glanbia our culture will celebrate individuality, knowing that together we are more.

Nearest Major Market: Aurora
Nearest Secondary Market: Chicago