Shipper/Receiver/Material Handler

ABB LTD Warminster , PA 18991

Posted 2 months ago

ABB is seeking a Shipper/Receiver/Material Handler for it's Warminster, PA location. You would follow specific directions to perform shipping and receiving assignments that require basic understanding and use of standard procedures.

Manufacturing/Production Workers


Typical duties/responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Pack, ship or receive equipment and supplies, and perform related paperwork. Checks for damage, verifies quantities, and distributes material to various work areas as required.

Contacts buyers and/or other internal ABB personnel to resolve discrepancies.

  • Assist in maintaining files and records of shipping/receiving documents for domestic and international transactions.

  • Perform inventory transactions and Cycle counts materials as required.

  • Stores and distributes various materials to all areas within the facility. Organizes and labels material as required.

  • Uses various materials handling equipment to safely move materials within the facility and parking lot, including the Q-Hut building.

  • Typical handling equipment includes, but is not limited to, fork-trucks, hoists, pallet-jacks, and carts.

  • Determines proper equipment based on material to be moved, and route to be travelled.

  • Loads / unloads material into vehicles as required.

  • Uses hand and power tools to perform various aspects of job function, including but not limited to, power saws, staplers, and nail guns.

  • Operate various PCs and software packages including, but not limited to, the ERP system (SAP), the Export Logistics system (GTS), and the Shipping system (Pro-ship).

  • Responsible for accurate data entry and processing, as per ABB procedure, ABB Order, or other requirement.


Basic Qualifications:

  • HS Diploma/GED
  • 1+ years' experience with material handling or shipping/receiving in a manufacturing environment.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • "Frequently lifting (3.2-5.6hrs/day) or moving average weight (Over 25lbs and up to 60lbs) material. Occasionally (1.2 hrs./day) lifting heavy weight (Over 60lbs) material."

  • 3+ years' experience with receiving, storing, shipping, and material handling methods

  • Experience handling and storing long (20ft) sections of pipe or bar stock is desired

  • Basic knowledge of manufacturing methods, purchasing procedures, and be able to interpret blue prints.

  • Basic understanding of Microsoft office and operating system.

  • Able to efficiently use miscellaneous office equipment including, but not limited to, copiers, fax machines, and mailroom systems.

  • Knowledge of U.S. Government import and export procedures.

  • Must be able to read, write and communicate in the English language.

  • Knowledge of import requirements for foreign countries, and the ability to look up shipment tracking via carrier websites.

  • Forklift Certification and able to safely operate material-handling equipment.

  • Possess valid driver's license.

Additional information

Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action at ABB

ABB is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, creed, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, citizen status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, marital status, family medical leave status, or protected veterans status. For more information regarding your (EEO) rights as an applicant, please visit the following websites:

As an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer, applicants may request to review the Affirmative Action Plan of a particular ABB facility between the hours of 9:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M. EST Monday through Friday by contacting an ABB HR Representative at 1-888-694-7762.

Protected veterans and qualified individuals with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access ABB's career site as a result of your disability. You may request reasonable accommodations by calling an ABB HR Representative at 1-888-694-7762 or by sending an email to Resumes and applications will not be accepted in this manner.


Warminster, Pennsylvania, USA

Contract type:Regular/PermanentBusiness unit:Business Unit Measurement & Analytics

Date posted:2019-03-19Job function:Production and ManufacturingPublication ID:US67584663_E2

ABB (ABBN: SIX Swiss Ex) is a pioneering technology leader in electrification products, robotics and motion, industrial automation and power grids, serving customers in utilities, industry and transport & infrastructure globally. Continuing a history of innovation spanning more than 130 years, ABB today is writing the future of industrial digitalization with two clear value propositions: bringing electricity from any power plant to any plug and automating industries from natural resources to finished products. As title partner of Formula E, the fully electric international FIA motorsport class, ABB is pushing the boundaries of e-mobility to contribute to a sustainable future. ABB operates in more than 100 countries with about 135,000 employees.

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