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Material Handler

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  • ID: 539682
  • Posted: 6/13/2024
  • Location: West Henrietta, NY
  • Category: LI - General Labor
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Duration: 6 - 9 Months

Description

Acara Solutions is seeking multiple Material Handlers to work at our client site in West Henrietta, NY. (Near I-90 Exit #46).

Do you have Inventory handling experience? Have you loaded and unloaded trailers?
Are you seeking an IMMEDIATE JOB OPENING? Our client, a Fortune 500 company which is a leading global provider of mission-critical products and services to customers in the bio-pharma, healthcare, education & government, and advanced technologies & applied materials industries has multiple openings.
If you answered yes to those three questions, then join our global team of 14,000+ associates whose passion for discovery and determination to overcome challenges relentlessly advances life-changing science.
Email resume to: kruzickia@acarasolutions.com 

Here's what you'll do:
Warehouse material handlers essential duties are to perform various tasks in the warehouse such as but not limited to:
 
Key Responsibilities:
  • Inbound: Unload trucks, trailers, containers of freight, counting products, compare to manifest to check all shipments for damage, infestation, or production code dates. Material handlers must report shortages, damages, and mis-shipments on appropriate forms. Also be able to sign for inbound shipments when necessary. All inbound shipments are moved safely to storage locations to be efficiently stacked as store merchandise.
  • Order Picking: Ensure that the correct product number, quantity and type (lot, batch, serial number) of product are picked. Transport orders to shipping locations or delivery platforms with material handling equipment such as but not limited to fork trucks, cherry pickers, or pallet jacks. Materials handlers must be able to label, stencil, tag, mark orders, band, bundle, wrap, over-pack, and palletize as required.
  • Outbound: Compare quantity, labeling and address with order to ensure out-going shipments are complete and correct. Assign signature for outbound as necessary. Efficiently move product, cartons and or pallets into trailers, rail cars or containers.
  • Equipment: Maintain equipment in a neat, clean and orderly fashion. Operate equipment safely and efficiently. Comply with company standards and OSHA requirements.
  • Inventory: Keep accurate records and reports. Assist in physical inventories and cycle counts. Ensure proper stock rotation. May key inventory adjustments in computer.
  • Other Duties: Repack or re-box cases per customer instructions. Repair and consolidate damaged goods as required. Operate shrink-wrap machine. Charge forklift battery as needed; stack and or separate good from bad pallets when necessary; clean rail-cars, trailers, and truck docks, bays as requested.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
 
Here's what you'll get:
Wage: $15/hr.
Normal hours are: 1st shift, 6am-2:30pm (Mon-Fri)
Length: Contract
 

About Acara Solutions

Acara is a premier provider of recruiting and workforce solutions-we help companies compete for talent. With a legacy of experience in a variety of industries around the world, we partner with clients, listen to their needs, and customize visionary talent solutions that drive desired business outcomes. We leverage decades of experience to deliver contingent staffing, direct placement, executive search, and workforce services worldwide.

 
Job Requirements

 
Required Skills / Qualifications:
High School education or GED preferred 
Must have at least 6-months of recent Inventory/Stock experience

Preferred Skills / Qualifications:
OSHA Forklift and HAZMAT certification a plus
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret SOPs, coverage, documents, and regulations. 
Ability to write reports and business correspondence. 
Ability to effectively establish rapport, present information and respond to questions from managers, clients, customers and the public. 
Skill and ability to meet people and listen. 
Ability to add and subtract two digit numbers and to multiply and divide with 10's and 100's. 
Ability to perform these operations using units of American money and weight measurement, volume, and distance. 
Understanding of metric system measurements is beneficial.
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed and uninvolved written or oral instructions. Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations
Skill and ability to type. 
Skill and ability to operate a computer. 
Skill and ability to organize and prioritize work. 
Skill and ability to meet deadlines and operate office equipment. 
Skill and ability to use Microsoft office tools and company software.

Additional notes:
  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • Must be able to use proper techniques to lift up to 75 pounds. The ability to follow directions with emphasis on safety is extremely important.
  • Must be able to handle stress caused in meeting deadlines with tight scheduling requirements.
  • Must be able to shift priorities easily.
  • Must be able to use hands and feet simultaneously and for repetitive movements.
  • Must have responsible work habits.
  • Must be familiar with warehouse systems.
  • Must be available to work any shift.
  • The work environment characteristics and physical effort described here are representative of those an associate 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 associate is exposed to an industrial warehouse environment. The associate works near moving mechanical machinery and noise level in the work environment is usually loud. The job requires working in heights, exposure to changes in temperature, driving equipment, and maybe exposed to dust, fumes, or gases.
    The associate is required to stand and walk for the majority of the working day. The physical requirements of the job are for associates to talk, hear, bend/stoop, squat, crawl, climb height, reach above shoulder height, crouch, kneel, balance, and push/pull. Furthermore, the job requires associates to lift/carry/push or pull up to 75 pounds with or without assistance. Associates use both hands for repetitive actions such as grasping and manipulating as well as both feet for repetitive movement operating foots controls. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus

Aleron companies (Acara Solutions, Aleron Shared Resources, Broadleaf Results, Lume Strategies, TalentRise, Viaduct) are Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, sex, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis. The Aleron companies welcome and encourage applications from diverse candidates, including people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for applicants taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Applicants for this position must be legally authorized to work in the United States. This position does not meet the employment requirements for individuals with F-1 OPT STEM work authorization status.
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