Senior Material Handler

  • Location
    Myerstown , Pennsylvania
  • Salary
    $17.50/Hour
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing - Assembly / Production
  • Job type
    Contract/Temporary

Adecco is currently recruiting for a major Pharmaceutical client located in Myerstown, PA Lebanon County who is seeking an experienced Senior Material Handler.

This position is considered long term temporary with an unknown ending date. Our client can opt to increase or decrease the length of the assignment at any time depending on their business needs.


Please review the below information and if you have the qualifications we are seeking, please respond to this job posting or visit our website at www.AdeccoUSA.com.

Senior Material Handler - client is seeking candidates who are open to working Sun-Thur 11p-730a - OVERTIME IS REQUIRED AND THIS CAN INCLUDE COMING IN EARLY, WORKING LATE AND WORKING ON YOUR DAYS OFF. Client can also ask you to switch shifts should their business needs dictate the need.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience Required:

-High School diploma or GED.

-Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English.

-Computer skills: Must have above average computer skills - must be clearly documented on resume

-Previous experience using automated inventory system is REQUIRED (i.e., SAP, MES, etc.)- must be clearly documented on resume

-Previous experience using motorized & non-motorized material handling equipment required - must be clearly documented on resume

-Must be physically able to operate a forklift; forklift experience required - MUST HAVE 2 FULL YEARS OF FORKLIFT OPERATING EXPERIENCE WITHIN THE PAST 3 YEARS THAT CAN BE VERIFIED

-Demonstrated ability to work safely in a production environment. - must be clearly documented on resume

-Must be able to demonstrate good mathematical aptitude in addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, & metric system.

-Experience in a government regulated, Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) or standard operating procedures (SOP) environment required. Previous warehouse experience preferred.

The following skills are required:
-team player
-very strong, clear communication skills
-ability to learn new skills quickly
-strong decision making skills
-adaptable/flexible/dependable
-self-managing skills
-problem identifying/solving skills
-planning/organizing skills
-knowledge sharing skills
-Must be able to maintain a valid driver’s license
Meet Occupational Demands of the job.
Must be willing to work overtime as required, based on production/warehouse demands.

Duties and Responsibilities:

-Perform full range of duties associated with a warehouse operation such as:

-computer work to include logging incoming material, printing labels, utilizing bills of laiding to ensure correct material has been received

-forklift operation

-set-up and load trailers for shipment

-prepare receiving documents

-supply various raw and packaging materials to the production departments

-Operate company car or truck for interplant, local and long distant trips

-Take ownership of training and learning to develop skills to continuously improve process.

-Utilize automated inventory system (i.e., SAP, MES) to conduct the following transactions, as needed: scrap transactions, reconciliation, manual transfers, SAP inventory cleanup, etc.

-May perform other duties as assigned

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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