Material Handler

Alro Steel Melrose Park , IL 60160

Posted 2 months ago

Overview

Alro Steel is currently seeking a Material Handler to join our team in Melrose Park, IL.

Join the Alro team and start building your tomorrow!Whether you are a recent graduate or an experienced professional, Alro offers rewarding and challenging career opportunities, as well as a competitive compensation and benefits package. We work hard to provide our teammates with comprehensive on-the-job training for a multitude of business disciplines, so that they can maximize their career expectations.

Most importantly, employment at Alro is about being a part of something bigger. It's about being on a team that employs the highest levels of loyalty, honesty and integrity. It's about exceeding customer expectations on a daily basis by taking a true interest in their needs. An Alro career provides a dynamic work environment that allows our teammates to learn, grow and succeed in whatever they put their minds to, both personally and professionally.

Responsibilities

The successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • filling and preparing customer orders for shipment;
  • operating heavy equipment including cranes, forklifts, and processing machinery;
  • lifting up to 75 lbs on occasion;
  • potentially working overtime, afternoon or evening hours as needed, based upon shift assignment and workloads.

Qualifications

The successful candidate should be able to demonstrate a previous work history that includes:

  • excellent attendance;
  • safe work habits;
  • basic computer and keyboard skills;
  • a willingness to learn.

Benefits:

  • Competitive pay

  • Medical Benefits

  • Dental Benefits

  • Vision Coverage

  • Flexible Spending Accounts

  • Retirement Savings Plan

  • Paid Vacation

  • Paid Holidays

  • Life Insurance

  • Disability Benefits

  • Tuition Reimbursement

About the company:

Alro Steel Corporation supplies raw materials (carbon, stainless steel, aluminum and red metals) to a variety of manufacturing and other industries. Our customer base, ranging in size from small to very large users of metals, has come to depend on Alro's commitment to excellent delivery service.

Alro Steel, established in 1948, is a privately held corporation with over 60 facilities strategically located throughout the Midwest and Southeast.

Alro Steel Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) and offers a Drug-Free Environment and Opportunities for Advancement.


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Material Handler

Alro Steel