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Material Handler

Brand:  Memorialization
Company:  The York Group, Inc.
Line of Business:  Funeral Products
Location: 

York, PA, US, 17406

POSITION SUMMARY

 

Matthews International is hiring for a Material Handler for our Production facility in the YOrk, PA area.   The Material Handler will be responsible for the loading, unloading and moving of products and materials within the production facility.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

 

ARE YOU PASSIONATE ABOUT?
•Working in a fast paced production environment.
•Being responsible for loading and unloading materials within the shipping department.
•Working on your feet, being responsible for moving material/products in order for company to maintain efficient production.
•Working with an organization that provides the necessary training to complete the job and advance your career.


DO YOU HAVE EXPERIENCE WITH?
•Working within a production or warehouse environment?
•Handling material handling, loading an unloading products or a shipping or receiving duties?
•Prepared material for loading and previous experience with product unloading?

 


WHAT SUCCESS LOOKS LIKE.
•Loads, unloads and moves materials throughout warehouse for use in production.
•Prepares material for loading onto vehicles.
•Ensures proper use of strapping, padding, etc. when loading/unloading from vehicles to prevent damage to product in transit.
•Reads, interprets work orders and shipping orders to understand where product and materials are to go.
•Operates necessary machinery to assist in loading or moving materials and products.
•Maintains records as required to track arrival, departure and location of materials and products.

•Additional duties as assigned.

 

QUALIFICATIONS / REQUIREMENTS

 

•High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (GED) preferred.
•6+ months of previous loading/unloading experience preferred.
•Basic verbal and written communication skills (including analysis, interpretation, & reasoning).
•Ability to work well autonomously and within a team in a fast-paced and deadline-oriented environment.
•Self-motivated with critical attention to detail, deadlines and reporting.
•Possess a mechanical aptitude; ability to use a large variety of hand tools and basic knowledge of power tools, forklifts, welding equipment, and cutting torch.
•Ability to work overtime as necessary.

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PHYSICAL ASPECTS / WORK ENVIRONMENT

 

•Regularly required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk, hear and see. 
•Regularly lift and/or move up to 50+ pounds.
•Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
•Occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles, extreme cold & heat, risk of electrical shock, and toxic or caustic chemicals.
•The noise level in the work environment may be high.

Matthews Memorialization is a leader in the memorialization industry who is committed to helping customers grow their businesses and helping families move from grieving to remembrance by providing products of superior craftsmanship and revenue generating programs and services. Within this industry, our Environmental Solutions is focused on the design and manufacture of advanced combustion systems. Matthews Memorialization is a (MATW) Matthews International company. 
 

http://matw.com/memorialization/   
 

Matthews International affords equal employment opportunities to employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, age, disability or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.  Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled. 


Nearest Major Market: York PA
Nearest Secondary Market: Lancaster