Warehouse/Yard Material Handler
Brandywine, MD DescriptionThis is a 1st shift position, Monday through Friday, 7am - 4pm.POSITION SUMMARY:Prepares rental equipment orders for shipment and processes returns. Loads, unloads and moves material within or near plant, yard, or worksite by hand and lift truck. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Reads work orders/shipping orders and follows verbal instructions to locate product in warehouse/rental yard. Loads and unloads materials onto or from trucks, pallets, trays, racks and shelves using forklift, hand truck or by hand. Loads material into vehicles and prepares with strapping, bracing, or padding to prevent shifting or damage during transit Uses safe material handling procedures when lifting, or moving equipment and material or when directing movement. Attaches identifying tags, or labels to material or packaging containers. Stacks and assembles material and equipment into bundles and uses banding, skids, and containers appropriately. Cleans products, materials, equipment and yard area to keep free of debris. Inspects and prepares products, equipment and hardware for re-stocking and re-rental by cleaning, and repairing to standard. May use form cleaning machinery and/or power and hand tools in renovating forms as needed. Maintains accurate inventory counts and location status of inventory; maintains inventory in a neat and orderly manner. Performs other duties as assigned. EDUCATION/QUALIFICATIONS/EXPERIENCE: HS Diploma or equivalent. Must have the ability to read, write, and understand English. Must be a trained and certified forklift operator, with a current/valid license. Ability to use basic math skills including addition, subtraction, multiplying, dividing, and counting. Must have a minimum of one (1) year prior rental/warehouse/distribution material handler experience. Ability to read, understand, and use all safety operating procedures and equipment. Ability to operate air tools and hand tools; and wear appropriate personal protective equipment. PHYSICAL DEMANDS / WORK ENVIRONMENT: Requires ability to walk, stand, carry materials, stoop, kneel, bend at waist, and climb. Must lift objects and move up to 50 lbs. on a regular basis. PPE hearing protection, safety glasses, hard hat and safety steel toe shoes are required. Exposed to outside inclement weather conditions including rain, heat, cold, and snow. Occasional exposure to moving mechanical parts, fumes, airborne particles, and chemicals.