Material Handler I|
Reports To: Material Handling and Logistics Supervisor
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt (Hourly)
Sea-Bird Scientific is the worlds largest developer and manufacturer of products for the measurement of salinity, temperature, pressure, dissolved oxygen, fluorescence, nutrients and other related oceanographic parameters in marine waters.. Our products are used in numerous critical environmental research and monitoring efforts that are deeply tied to our modern world. These studies include topics ranging from determining the oceans role in, and the associated impact from, climate changes, to the monitoring of environmental impacts of major episodic events such as oil spills and tsunamis. Working at Sea-Bird gives you access to a robust career development process and challenging stretch opportunities.
Sea-Bird Scientific is an EEO / AA employer and we donot discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender (sex), gender identity, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.
For more information regarding our companys, please visit the Sea-Bird Scientific website at www.seabird.com.
PURPOSE OF POSITION
As the Operations group is helping Sea-Bird evolve into a world class organization, Supply Chain has one of the strongest opportunities to forge the companys future from the ground up, re-imagining how we operate and developing creative ways to successfully mitigate risk and improve profitability. The possibilities are endless, and we have full flexibility and support to innovate as required to succeed. For the same reasons, this position has high visibility across all levels of the organization.
The Material Handler performs functions needed to ensure the ideal balance between total cost of purchased materials, consistent timely delivery of goods, and high product quality to support the site. The role is directly responsible for securing material availability for production and working with the warehouse team to ensure ideal material presentation and simplify visual management.
- Position is expected to meet internal/external demands of customers which involve material movement, distribution, kitting, and stocking of inventory as well as assistance with receiving and shipping as needed.
- Perform Cycle Counting and log results into cycle count system.
- Verify and perform transactions for rejected material based on disposition of reject.
- Support implementation of KANBAN and other material management programs.
- Skilled in operations or related field, with experience acquired through traditional or non-traditional ways.
- Computer proficiency required in Outlook, Excel, and Word.
- Experience with of MS Teams and Task Cards desired.
- Detailed oriented, analytical and high level of discipline.
- Ability and willingness to work overtime in order to meet internal/external customer demand.
- One (1) year manufacturing and ERP experience (Oracle, SAP, or equivalent) preferred.
- Additional experience in Material Handling, Shipping, and Receiving disciplines desired.
- Basic understanding of Lean concepts and the ability to use supply chain management principles to support continuous improvement of material flow and inventory accuracy.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to reach with hands and arms. The employee is regularly required to stand/or sit, squat, turn/twist, reach, use hands to: handle, feel or operate objects, tools or controls, and frequently use a computer mouse and keyboard.
The employee is required to walk, climb, balance, stoop, bend, kneel, crouch or crawl, and talk, hear, and smell.
The employee must be able to lift, carry, push or pull up to 50 pounds.
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. Employee will frequently use a computer screen.
Employee is expected to hear well (either naturally or with correction) and speak clearly.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee may be subjected to moving mechanical parts, electrical currents, vibrations, fumes, odors, dusts, gases, chemicals, oils, salt water, extreme temperatures and work space restrictions.
The noise level in the work environment is occasionally loud.
Employees will be required to work safely and wear the proper Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) which may include: eye, hearing and respiratory protection, protective smock, steel toe shoes, gloves, or face shields. Contact lenses may not be allowed in some areas.
The duties listed in job descriptions are not intended to be an all-inclusive list of the duties, responsibilities and requirements of the job described. Rather, they are intended to describe the general nature of the job. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to the position. The job description does not constitute an employment agreement between the employer and employee and is subject to change by the employer as the needs of the employer and requirements of the job change.
The purpose of this description is to assist in ADA compliance and is not intended for other purposes such as collective bargaining, or compensation.
External hiring into this position is contingent upon the successful completion of a pre-employment drug screen and background check and possible credit history review.
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