Sample Material Handler Job Description

Job Description

[CompanyX] was founded on a simple belief: snack food should be tasty, healthy, and affordable. Today, our wholesome goodies have redefined the meaning of snack food. We’re currently looking for a Material Handler to join our warehouse team. The right person for this role will be comfortable on their feet (they’ll be standing/walking for at least 90% of their shift), eager to pitch in whenever extra help is needed, and passionate about the [CompanyX] brand.

Objectives of this Role

  • Handle materials in a safe and orderly manner
  • Assist with the timely fulfillment and delivery of products
  • Work with team members to meet set goals
  • Contribute to a company culture that champions diversity, appreciates creativity, and facilitates innovation

Daily and Monthly Responsibilities

  • Load and unload pallets and individual cases to and from trucks, as well as collecting empty pallet boards and carrying them to storage
  • Pick appropriate cases according to order, using required technology
  • Safely operate a forklift (following appropriate training)
  • Assist in weekly product inventory
  • Perform general housekeeping and sanitation tasks

Skills and Qualifications

  • 18 years of age or older
  • Ability to lift more than 30 pounds without assistance
  • Able to stand or walk for extended periods of time
  • Able to climb, bend, reach, stoop, kneel, and stretch for extended periods of time
  • Willing and able to work at heights, using ladders or lifts

Preferred Qualifications

  • Able to communicate effectively with team members
  • Willing to put in the work to make our mission a reality