Material Handler - Twin Falls, ID in Boise, ID at Volt

Date Posted: 9/11/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Boise, ID
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    16 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $18.5/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone

Job Description

Job Title: Material Handler – Twin Falls, ID

Our client has a need for an Material Handler in Twin Falls, Idaho. This is a temp position and is offered through Volt Workforce Solutions.

Job Summary:

With limited supervision inspects and verifies accuracy of incoming materials against packing lists, freight tickets, bills of lading, shipping manifests, and purchase orders.


  • Fills requisitions for materials and supplies by retrieving materials from storage and obtaining proper signatures and authorizations prior to release of the materials.
  • Using established standards and appropriate rigging, inspects and operates various types of forklifts and man-lift to move, store, retrieve materials, loads/unloads flatbed trailers, cargo trailers and curtain vans.
  • Inspects and operates light duty trucks to deliver materials and equipment to work crews or other warehouse locations.
  • Follow processes and record keeping procedures established for Material Handlers to record movement of material.
  • Inspects, sorts, disassembles, and cleans material as necessary before issuing or storing material according to established warehouse locator system.
  • Processes materials receipts, issues, returns, and transfer transactions using the Passport inventory module.
  • Prepares necessary transportation-related documentation, including hazardous materials manifests and bills of lading.
  • Sorts and prepares incoming materials for storage or disposal, storing materials according to established warehouse locator system.
  • Assembles and prepares materials for shipment by boxing, crating, or wrapping, in addition to marking, addressing, and making arrangements for transport.
  • Maintains inside and outside storage areas, including assembly and set-up of various types of racking and bin shelving.
  • Must obtain and wear approved safety footwear, and, depending on location, other protective clothing and equipment and attend safety training as required.
  • Requires limited overnight travel to other facilities within the Company warehouse network and be available for after-hours call out.
  • Assists Materials Coordinator, Area Material Lead, and Material Analysts with inventory cycle counts

Required Skills & Experience:

  • One year of materials handling, or utility material & equipment knowledge and experience, or an equivalent combination of appropriate training and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities.
  • Proper and safe handling, loading/unloading, moving, storing, and shipping of materials.
  • Basic safe use of hand tools and equipment.
  • Basic PC operations, including use of Word, Excel, and Outlook (e-mail)
  • Effective oral and written communication.
  • Maintain neat, accurate, and legible records
  • follow oral and written instructions
  • interact effectively with public, team members, and members of other work teams
  • perform moderately heavy manual labor
  • Forklift Certification

Preferred Skills:

  • 4-years of materials handling experience utilizing an electronic inventory management system
  • ERP system experience

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!

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