Material Handler

Employee Type: Temp to Hire
Experience: 2+ years
Location: Pasadena, TX 77502
Job Reference #: 103120
Salary: $12-16 DOE
Company Industry: Manufacturing
Job Title: Material Handler

Position Summary


Position Summary: 
A rapidly growing company in the South East Houston area is looking for a well qualified and dependable Materials Handler to add to their team. The material handlers are responsible for moving freight, stock, or other materials or perform other general labor.

Responsibilities for Material Handler


Primary Responsibilities:
* Move freight, stock, or other materials to and from storage or production areas, loading docks, delivery vehicles, ships, or containers, by hand or using trucks, tractors, or other equipment.
* Sort cargo before loading and unloading.
* Attach identifying tags to containers or mark them with identifying information.
* Conduct Cycle Counts
* Read work orders or receive oral instructions to determine work assignments or material or equipment needs.
* Stack cargo in locations such as transit sheds or in holds of ships as directed, using pallets or cargo boards.
* Record numbers of units handled or moved, using daily production sheets or work tickets.
* Install protective devices, such as bracing, padding, or strapping, to prevent shifting or damage to items being transported.
* Direct spouts and position receptacles, such as bins, carts, or containers so they can be loaded.
* Attach slings, hooks, or other devices to lift cargo and guide loads.
* Maintain equipment storage areas to ensure that inventory is protected.
* Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications for Material Handler


Essential Skills and Experience:
* High School diploma or equivalent.
* Must have experience driving a forklift
* Six months minimum experience in material management (i.e. inventory, stocking, purchasing) in a manufacturing environment.
* Demonstrated knowledge and ability to perform primary responsibilities satisfactorily.
* Must possess mechanical aptitude with strong interpersonal skills. Job Title: Materials Handler FLSA Status: Non-Exempt Department: Inventory Control Reports to: Guillermo Licona
Last Revision: 03/2015
* Ability to work in a fast paced environment and manage multiple priorities and tasks.
* Proven track record of excellence in customer service.
* Extremely well organized and detail-oriented.
* Computer skills: Microsoft Office, MRP and/or inventory software preferred

Role Qualifications:
* Must have excellent communication skills and be able to follow written and verbal instructions
* Must be able to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form.

Compensation & Benefits for Material Handler


As a Burnett temporary or contract employee, you can benefit from Weekly Pay, Direct Pay Deposit, Global Card Paycard, Medical Indemnity Plan, Free Online Training, and Credit Union Membership (Houston, El Paso, Dallas, San Antonio). Plus, the ability to earn Service Bonuses, Holiday Pay, Referral Bonuses, and company ownership in our Employee Stock Ownership Plan.

Position Type for Material Handler


Temp to Hire

If you have questions concerning this position, please contact  Daniela Ramirez.
Thank you for choosing Burnett Specialists.    Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V

Meet your Recruiter


Daniela Ramirez
Staffing Manager
Company Name:   Burnett Specialists