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Material Handler

Posting Start Date: Apr 23, 2021

Location: Truesdale, MO, US

Company: Cascades

Job Description

• Provide assistance to the Facility / Logistics / Warehouse department in the day-today operation of moving materials
• Ensure all safety features on the equipment are working properly
• Stage and segregate product in designated areas; adjusting storage areas according to production and shipping requirements
• Timely notification and delivery of receipts to designated personnel at mill and converting sites
• Inspect incoming inventory and equipment for quality before storing or rerouting. Report all discrepancies, damages and other issues in regard to incoming and outgoing materials.
• Use moving equipment like forklifts and pallet jacks to safely and efficient move inventory around the warehouse and shipping facility.
• Document actions by completing forms, reports, logs, records and maintaining databases
• Complete daily preventive maintenance checklist on assigned lifts
• Monitoring inventory by completing counts as required
• Packaging inventory for safe shipping
• Perform periodic inventory checks to ensure the accuracy of database information and minimize the risk of inventory issues.
• Assemble containers and crates, packs goods to be shipped and prepares identifying information and shipping instructions
• Take inventory, maintains storage area, organizes and places stock on shelves. Ensure area is secure at all times.
• Ensure the escalation procedure for safety and quality concerns are followed
• Willingness to work overtime, evenings and weekends to complete any duties as assigned
• Share ideas, improvements and recommendations for continuous improvement to help optimize results to improve safety and quality.
• Other duties as assigned by management


Job Responsibilities

Exercise considerable initiative/judgement in work methods and in interpreting and delegating work requirements/goals
• Work independently, reviewed infrequently with minimal supervision
• Ability to lead by example, gain respect from team and communicate with clarity while demonstrating excellence in approach to work and people activities
• Warehouse power equipment certification required or must be willing to learn and pass training for certification
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Excellent organization and problem-solving skills
• Ability to manage a wide variety of activities at the same time
• Ability to plan, analyze and challenge
• Must have a sense of urgency
• Solid understanding of all people related processes and procedures
• Good understanding of customer deliverables and the impact of failure/cost of poor quality
• Experience with SAP preferred


• Extended periods of walking, standing, lifting, pushing, pulling, reaching at or above shoulder level, stooping, crawling, climbing and kneeling.
• Must be able to operate different types of mobile equipment; Forklift, Scissorlift, etc..
• Vision requirements include far and close vision with depth perception and color discrimination
• Working in a busy environment with frequent interruptions
• Continual lifting up to 30lbs
• Working in a fast-paced environment with noise, dust, slippery surfaces, extreme heat/cold, with some exposure to outside elements
• Frequent overtime maybe required
• Must be available to work 12 hour rotating shifts, weekends and holidays, overtime and call-ins



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