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Material Handler

Date: Jun 22, 2022

Location: West Haven, CT, US, 06516

Company: Glanbia

POSITION PURPOSE: 

  • Responsible and accountable for efficiently and accurately moving material physically and electronically.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Physically moves, racks, and electronically scans raw material and or finished goods.
  • Loads or unloads palletized and floor loaded trucks as required.  Re-stacks pallets if necessary.
  • Uses the hand held scanner to perform transfers, entries and any other required transactions.
  • Uses a forklift and or scissor lift as necessary to access and move the product.
  • Responsible and accountable for meeting established productivity, and quality requirements.
  • Recommends productivity, efficiency, quality and safety improvements to management.
  • Performs tasks in compliance with pick tickets, SOP’s, and any other required documentation.
  • Complies with all company policies.
  • Works in a safe manner.
  • Checks work for accuracy.
  • Participates in training as needed.
  • Completes additional tasks and projects as assigned by management.

 

 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Minimum of a high school GED.
  • Graduate from high school or tech school preferred.
  • Candidate must be able to pass a written test.

 

 

JOB KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Computer skills in a windows environment.
  • Must have experience with a bar code scanner.
  • Ability to work error free in a fast paced environment.
  • Must be highly detail orientated.
  • Must have forklift license or able to be trained.
  • Must be organized, thorough, and self motivated.
  • Must have familiarity with cGMP’s, SOP’s, HAACP’s, or other similar quality programs.
  • Strong ability to prioritize tasks, and handle multiple tasks.
  • Ability to follow written and verbal instructions.

 

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • None.

 

 

TRAINING REQUIREMENTS:

  • cGMP
  • SOPs as required.
  • All PPE Safety as required.
  • Sexual Harassment Prevention Training.
  • Forklift and scissor jack training.

 

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Heavy physical effort required.
  • Must be able to lift 55lbs throughout the shift.
  • Continuous mental and visual attention required.
  • Regularly required to sit, stand, reach, bend, pull, push and walk about the building.
  • May be required to walk up and down a full flight of stairs when working in the West Haven facility.

 

 

PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT:

  • Dust masks as required.
  • Safety Glasses.
  • Lab Coats.
  • Gloves.
  • Hair nets.
  • Hearing protection as required.

 

 

WORK ENVIRONMENT:

  • Works in a powder processing manufacturing facility with moderate noise.

 

 

OTHER:

  • Will be required to perform other duties as requested, directed or assigned.


Nearest Major Market: New Haven
Nearest Secondary Market: Hartford