Material Handler, 2nd shift

Job Details

Job Location – Ripon – Ripon, WI
Position Type – Hourly – Production
Job Shift – 2nd Shift- Evening


Job Summary:

As a Material Handler, you are responsible for moving materials/scrap around the facility, as well as updating all necessary logs and putting material in the proper holding/staging area.

Essential Functions:

  • Operates various powered industrial trucks.
  • Fills out appropriate paperwork.
  • Moves materials around the facility.
  • Updates logs.
  • Puts materials in the proper holding/staging area.
  • Coordinates scrap/trash removal and maintenance at various work centers.
  • Gathers and removes paper waste as needed throughout the facility.
  • Segregates varied recyclable materials.
  • Manages daily operation within the Walsworth Recycling Center including the operation of various equipment.
  • Provides scrap and waste receptacles throughout the facility.
  • Clears lines of outgoing materials as directed by the shift lead.
  • Must be able to read, follow and perform work instructions.
  • Other duties may be assigned.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to handle multiple tasks and projects.
  • Ability to remain organized and self-directed in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to work in a team environment.
  • Ability to interface with a variety of individuals or groups on a frequent basis.
  • Ability to work with limited direction and supervision, while demonstrating good judgment and strict confidence.
  • Strong mechanical aptitude helpful.
  • Previous experience working with Power Industrial equipment.
  • Must have good organizational skills.

Working Conditions/Physical Demands:

  • Must regularly lift and /or move up to 25 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move more than 100 pounds.
  • Required to sit, stand or walk for prolonged periods of time.
  • Use hands and fingers to handle or feel objects or use controls, tools or equipment.
  • May require specific vision abilities that include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision and depth perception.
  • Operates various lift trucks and materials management equipment, placing materials in or out of racking or other confined spaces and near pedestrians and/or near operating machinery.

Minimum Requirements:

  • High School Diploma.
  • Previous experience preferred.


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