Material Handler I

US-IL-Elgin
Job ID
2014-3182
Shift
First
Category
Production

Overview

The Material Handler I repetitively dumps product to be processed and/or palletizes work in process (WIP) and/or finished goods.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Performs repetitive simple manual tasks involving lifting and moving product.
  • Assists other material handlers, machine operators and supervisors as needed.
  • Maintains clean work area.
  • Responsible for manufacturing, distributing and consistently maintaining safe and quality food by following good manufacturing practices, allergen controls, food defense, HACCP, SQF and regulatory requirements.
  • Aware and accountable for maintaining and documenting preventative controls necessary to ensure food safety and quality.
  • Responsible for immediately reporting all food safety and quality issues to management.
  • Responsible for partnering with others, sharing knowledge, skills and information within your team and across functional areas.
  • Responsible for enhancing technical and functional competencies, as well as professional and leadership development.

Qualifications

  • Must have good manual dexterity and vision.
  • Ability to frequently lift and/or move up to 35 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 60 pounds.

 

Job Specific Requirements:

 

In the event that the Material Handler I is absent, the Department Manager is responsible for providing an equally qualified person to cover this position.

 

This position is subject to mandatory overtime based on business needs.