Reference : 577631

Material Handler - Life Sciences, 24/7 Manufacturing; Day & Night Shifts Available

  • Supply Chain
  • United States
  • Permanent / Regular (US)
  • Posting date : 04/21/2020

Position description

The Material Handler will play a critical role in maintaining the warehouse and facilitating shipping needs for all products and materials for the Clearwater/Largo, Florida manufacturing operations for Saint-Gobain - Life Sciences.

Multiple openings are available on our Day & Night Teams:

Days:  6:45a-7:15p with a 30 minute lunch Teams 1&3

Nights:  6:45p-7:15a with a 30minute lunch Teams 2&4


Primary Accountabilities: 

  • Store materials using assigned protocols with correct equipment.

  • Verify/reconcile all forms and paperwork as needed, including manufacturing forms, work order documentation, stock movement tickets, scrap tickets, identifications tag, QA forms via electronic document storage, etc.

  • Schedule trucks for delivery/pick ups.


Secondary Accountabilities:

  • Perform inventory transactions in QAD

  • Confer with other departments to ascertain requirements.

  • Recommend measure to improve methods and quality of product.
  • Suggest changes in working conditions to increase efficiency.
  • Analyze and resolve work problems, or assess workers in solving work problems.
  • Initiate and support housekeeping and safety activities within the facility daily.

  • Communicate with the other shifts the status of parts, equipment and any other matters

  • Research and audit inventory by doing cycle counts daily.

  • Perform other duties as directed or required.

  • Load and/or unload trucks.


Qualifications & Skills:

High School diploma or general education degree (GED).  Familiar with Microsoft Windows and Office software.  Must be certified forklift driver.  Must become proficient with QAD, Eagle and UPS shipping programs.

Physical Demands:

Requires walking, primarily on a level surface throughout the day.  May need to traverse uneven terrain and climb stairs/steps periodically. May need to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and reach above shoulder heights and below the waist.  Lifting as required with proper lifting techniques up to 50 pounds on occasion.

Working Conditions:

This position is in a warehouse environment where the use of personal protective equipment such as hearing protection, safety glasses, and safety shoes are mandated.  Noise levels are sometimes loud and temperatures may vary due to weather including exposure to hot, wet and/or humid conditions.  There is some exposure to dust, fumes, and chemicals.

Who are we ?

Saint-Gobain is the world’s leading producer of engineered high performance polymer products for virtually every industry around the globe, including automotive, medical, pharmaceutical, chemical, food, beverage, airline, truck manufacturing, appliances, construction and microelectronics. 

Backed by a proud heritage of product innovation, technological expertise and market leadership, Saint-Gobain is dedicated to working with our customers to solve today’s application issues and to meet the challenges that lie ahead. 

Saint-Gobain’s tradition of excellence goes back more than 350 years when it was established near Paris, France in 1665.  Today, Saint-Gobain is one of the world’s top 100 industrial corporations and a leader in a wide array of engineered materials.    Saint-Gobain employs over 170,000 employees in over 67 countries. 

At Saint-Gobain, we believe that the innovations you dream can make a true impact on the world; that you can build a diverse career in a company with a rich history; and that the teams you work in offer the utmost in collaboration and cooperation.

Together, We Make a Material Difference!

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