Material Handler

Powell Industries, Inc. North Canton , OH 44720

Posted 3 months ago

As a Material Handler, you will be responsible for supporting the designated division or department through the handling, organization and record keeping of needed materials. This includes inventory control, maintaining accurate equipment and supply records, and facilitating the stocking and restocking of material needs throughout a designated shop area. The following outlines the primary duties and responsibilities for this position.

Job Duties:

Include, but not limited to:

  • Responsible for the receipt, stocking and record keeping of new and existing materials.

  • Communicate with staff and management team to identify material needs.

  • Fill workstations with appropriate hardware and material, as identified.

  • Maintain records of materials using a scanner or designated computer program.

  • May utilize a forklift to transport, load and unload materials.

  • Must learn and adhere to all safety policies and practices to avoid safety incidents.

  • Must learn and adhere to all manufacturing policies and practices to ensure consistent production.

  • Ensure quality by following standard work/process instructions and identifying any potential risks to product quality.

Job Requirements

  • High School Diploma or GED

  • Capable of working in a fast paced manufacturing atmosphere.

  • Ability to walk, stand and be physically active for extended periods of time.

  • Ability to learn computer systems, databases and a variety of software programs.

  • Ability to lift and carry up to 50lbs.

  • Fluent in English and capable of communicating with co-workers.

  • Ability to multi-task with attention to detail.

  • Capable of maintaining an organized work area.

  • Must be self-motivated and proactive.

  • Willing to work flexible shifts, including days, nights, and weekends as needed.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Forklift experience preferred.

  • Previous experience in an Industrial or Warehouse setting

Through the utilization of our multiple strategic international locations, Powell is focused on delivering superior value to its customers through a wide range of differentiated IEC and ANSI products and services. This offering is designed to satisfy the continuously-evolving requirements of the global market, across all industry sectors who use Powell equipment to safely and successfully power their operations:

  • Electric Utilities

  • Food and Beverage

  • Mining and Metals

  • Oil and Gas

  • Paper and Pulp

  • Petrochemicals

  • Pharmaceuticals

  • Power Generation and Distribution

  • Traction Power

Powered by Innovation - Powell culture was built on a foundation of "can do" attitudes. We consistently transform our visions into reality. Powered by Service and Solutions We always strive to be the company our customers can count on to provide world-class products and experience. Our custom engineered-to-order solutions are second to none in providing premium product offerings to our clients.

The electrical power industry is among the most safety-conscious groups in the world. Powell's core philosophy, to be Powered by Safety, ensures our products are designed to reinforce this position by supplying our customers with additional built-in safety features. Compared to our peers, we deliver the most value by developing products and systems that function at the highest degree of safety while providing the ultimate in skilled operation and design.

An Equal Opportunity Employer/Vet/Disability

If you are a qualified individual with a disability, you have the right to request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use the careers site as a result of your disability.

To request an accommodation, send an email to or call 713-378-2685 and let us know the nature of your request and provide your contact information. Please do not direct any other general employment related questions to this email and/or phone number. Only inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this e-mail address and/or phone number.

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