Reliable Automatic Sprinkler Co. is a world leader in the manufacture of fire sprinklers and related system valves as well as a major distributor of a full line of fire sprinkler system components and fabricated piping solutions to the fire sprinkler industry since 1920. Today, Reliable is in its fourth generation of Fee Family leadership and has many employees who have served more than 25 years, enhancing its family atmosphere and its ability to offer significant stable, long-term career opportunities.
Are you interested in being part of team who plays a crucial role of the fire protection industry's goal of saving lives and reducing property damage? We have an opportunity for you!
The Material Handler stores, ships, receives, and replenishes finished goods to fire sprinkler contractors by parcel, LTL, truckload, and/or private carrier
Duties and Responsibilities
Responsible for all tasks associated with the shipping and receiving functions at a distribution center
Scans barcodes, using a handheld scanner, to deliver materials to the target location within the warehouse
Operates forklift, lift truck, side loaders, pallet trucks, picker and other loading/stacking equipment
Completes and maintains daily forklift inspections reports
Assists Will-Call customers in a courteous and helpful manner
Reports any deficiencies in inventory, equipment, safety issues, or concerns to the Warehouse or Operations Supervisor
Reports backorders to the Customer Service Department
Promote a safe workplace by performing all tasks in a safe and thoughtful manner in compliance with all rules, procedures, instructions, devices, equipment and use of appropriate personal protective equipment. Maintain vigilance for any hazardous conditions or practices in the workplace and immediately report any unsafe conditions or practice to your supervisor
Performs other duties as directed
Skills and Competencies
Outstanding organization and documentation skills
Excellent attention to detail and accuracy
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Possess a strong commitment to a team environment while working well with others
Prioritize and complete a variety of tasks in a timely manner
Knowledge of Reliable products in terms of part numbers, codes, and product description
Well-versed in warehouse, shipping, freight, and receiving functions
Ability to safely drive and operate lift trucks, side loaders, pickers, pallet jacks, and other loading/stacking equipment
Solid understanding of mathematics
Proficient in AS400 and WMS
Work Environment and Physical Demands
The physical environment requires the employee to work in a non-climate controlled warehouse environment.
Required to work at heights of 50 feet or more.
Ability to be punctual and attend work on a regular and consistent basis
The person in this position needs to wear appropriate safety clothing and shoes when needed. This includes a need for a safety harness, safety glasses, lift belts and steel toe shoes etc.
Ability to safely drive and operate lift trucks, side loaders, pickers, pallet trucks, and other loading/stacking equipment
Must be able to stand for 80% of the time
Occasionally will be expected to lift large materials not to exceed 70 pounds
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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