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    Responsibilities

    • Performs a full range of warehouse functions in either a major segment of a large warehouse or as the principal materials handler in a small warehouse
    • Receives, stores, and assembles for issue, shipment, and distribution a variety of bin and bulk supplies, materials, equipment, and commodities
    • Receives, unloads, and processes incoming shipments, checks accompanying documentation against container or packing labels, and follows established procedures in reporting over, short, or damaged items
    • Assembles items for shipment in the loading area according to information provided on the shipping requests and checks the condition of shipping containers prior to loading; ensures shipments are properly loaded onto the correct conveyances
    • Determines sequences for loading materials and organizes incoming shipments for maximum space utilization, safety considerations, and damage protection
    • Lays out storage space, establishes item locations, and determines organization and arrangement of stock
    • Counts types and quantities of items during inventories; recounts or searches other storage locations to assist in determining the basis for over, short, or misplaced items
    • May pack and/or repack a variety of items utilizing a wide variety of standard packing materials, methods, and techniques
    • Operates one or more types of material handling equipment (MHE), such as standard type forklifts with a lifting capacity of up to 15,000 pounds, warehouse tractors, stock selectors, or general-purpose vehicles

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    None

  • Job family (Series)

    6907 Materials Handler

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