Material Handler

  • Fisher Nuts
  • Elgin, IL 60123, United States
  • Aug 11, 2017
Full time General Labor Manufacturing Warehouse

Job Description

NOTE: Also hiring for the following positions

Quality Technician, Accounts Payable Associate, Quality Supervisor, Forklift Operator I, Warehouse Lead, Distribution Lead, Sanitation Supervisor, Buyer, Senior-Ingredients, Quality Technician, Food Scientist-Senior, Machine Operator I, Packaging Process Engineer, Maintenance Technician, Machine Operator II, Material Handler

The material handler I repetitively dumps product to be processed and/or palletizes work in process (WIP) and/or finished goods.


Functions of the Position:

Performs repetitive simple manual tasks which involves lifting and moving of product.

Assists other material handlers, machine operators and supervisors as needed.

Maintains clean work area.

  • Responsible for manufacturing, distributing and consistently maintaining safe and quality food by following good manufacturing practices, allergen controls, food defense, HACCP, SQF, and regulatory requirements.
  • Aware and accountable for maintaining and documenting preventative controls necessary to ensure food safety and quality.
  • Responsible for immediately reporting all food safety and quality issues to management.
  • Responsible for partnering with others, sharing knowledge, skills and information within assigned team and across functional areas.
  • Responsible for enhancing technical and functional competencies, as well as professional and leadership development.

Minimum experience or requirements:

  • Must have good manual dexterity and vision.
  • Ability to frequently lift and/or move up to 35 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 60 pounds.
  • This position is subject to mandatory overtime based on business needs.