Material Handler 2 in Louisville, KY at Volt

Date Posted: 7/20/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    16 weeks
  • Date Posted:
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  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $14.26/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt Workforce Solutions is looking for a Material Handler for one of the leading pharmaceutical distributors in North America. After reading the job info below, if interested, email an updated resume (in Word format).
Job Title: Material Handler 
Location: Fairdale, KY
Position Summary/Responsibilities:
• Ability to safely operate all material handling equipment at extended heights (not afraid of heights).
• Memorize Packaging specs
• Select Correct Packaging and components
• Manually compare product labels to paper work/electronic screens/ to verify accuracy.
• Ship orders in accordance with packaging guidelines and accepted methods/practices
• Maintain product stock in work area
• Organize work orders and verify they are correct with the item being shipped/received
• Manually verify product numbers/letters accurately
• Follow work order/client instructions and requests for custom accounts (how to be packed per
• box size and quantity per box)
• Make cartons, obtain packaging materials including refrigerated and frozen components.
• Lift boxes and perform repetitive motions
• Housekeeping (general cleanup of warehouse.)
• Ability to efficiently operate RF Scanning and computer systems, pallet jacks and other tools/equipment used in receiving and shipping operations
• Follow ISO Certified processes, work instructions and safety rules
• Communicate and report all issues/errors to management.
• Must communicate and interact as a team player with co-workers, internal/external customers, management, etc….
• Other duties and responsibilities as assigned by supervisor.
• High school diploma or equivalent required.
• One year related work experience and/or training; or, equivalent combination of education and experience preferred.
• Minimum of 1 year experience safely operating all MH equipment (stand-up reach truck, dock stocker and cherry picker)
• Must be willing to obtain lift certification (company will provide).
• Must possess excellent written/oral/email and phone communication skills and be effective in communicating with others
• Able to multi task and work well under pressure to meet customer commitments and carrier pickup deadlines.
• Able to stay on task, seek out additional work when needed and work without being micro-managed.
• Able to read, write, count, communicate and comprehend in English.
• Apply common sense understanding to carry out step-by-step instructions.
• Must have high attention to detail with the ability to recognize differences in letters and numbers.
• Have a willingness to cross train and learn different job functions.
• Flexible to work a schedule that may vary depending on volume/special projects and be a team player.
• Must possess the willingness to work in a safe manner.

As a Volt employee, you can expect the highest level of support. We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with our employees. Contact a Volt representative by applying to this posting online for immediate consideration. Submit your resume today! To learn more about Volt, please visit: and to see more of our job postings, please visit:

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Pay Rate is based on experience.