Material Handler in Milwaukee, WI at Parallel Employment Group

Date Posted: 8/27/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Order Type : Temp

1st shift 7am-3:30pm $14 per hour Temp to Hire

The Material Handler is responsible for the preparation of outbound orders according to customer specifications and handling proper storage of inbound raw materials.

Essential Duties:

  • Read orders and pull product from inventory

  • Enter data into the computer processing system

  • Pack boxes to customer specifications

  • Stack boxes on skids, wrap and use proper placards

  • Load and unload trucks with outbound and inbound freight

  • Unload tank wagons

  • Comply with all quality, safety and work rules and regulations

  • Other duties as assigned by Supervisor or Manager

 Qualifications Required:

  • High school diploma, GED or equivalent education and experience

  • One to three years experience in shipping and/or receiving

  • Must be willing to work as a part of a team

  • Good math skills required

  • Forklift certification preferred, but will train

  • Must be able to lift and/or move up to 65 lbs. on a regular basis while performing duties and occasionally lift up to 100 lbs (with assisted lifting)


While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to talk or hear, stand and/or walk, use hands to finger, handle or touch objects or controls and move from place to place.  The employee is regularly required to sit, balance, stoop, and occasionally reach above shoulders. The employee may regularly lift and/or move up to 60 lbs.

Personal Protection Equipment is required during various processes in the production facility. Safety shoes, glasses, respirators, fire retardant uniform and ear plugs may be required when performing certain functions.


Equal Employment Opportunity

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