Material Handler in Niles, IL at Elite Staffing Inc.

Date Posted: 7/14/2020

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    Niles, IL
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Job Description

Material Handler

Summary:  Meets safety, production, sustainability, and quality standards.  Interacts with other departments to achieve company’s core strategies.  Under general supervision moves product to accommodate production. Performs all of the duties required to be a Material Handler.


•         Reads and understands Job Tickets and layouts in order to produce the correct product at the highest quality.

•         Understands and executes plan schedule in an accurate and prompt manner to effectively maximize throughput.

•         Works closely with all Associates to coordinate the workflow.

•         Performance metrics must be at the average or greater for this position.

•         Completes required documentation in an accurate and prompt manner.

•         Safely operates material moving equipment.

•         Assists in maintaining equipment for optimal operation, including adjustments. Assists with preventative maintenance.

•         Correctly enters information into  systems for job tracking and payroll.

•         Disposes of waste materials into proper storage containers. Mark and identify containers with required documentation.

•         Complies with established facility safety policies and procedures and other regulations (IE: GMP, HAACP, BRC) as applicable.

•         Interacts and behaves professionally. Treats all associates respectfully and professionally while maintaining company code of ethics.

•         Responsible for maintaining daily housekeeping efforts.

•         Other duties as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

•         Ability to operate material handling equipment (forklift, pallet jack)

•         Basic math and reading skills.

•         Computer literacy.

•         Good interpersonal and communication skills.

•         Ability to lift 35 lbs. unassisted.

•         Knowledge in Inventory Control and shipping/receiving activities is a plus.

1st shift


Niles, IL

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