Material Handler in Lynn, MA at Volt

Date Posted: 11/27/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Lynn, MA
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    781 496-3095

Job Description


Warehouse - Material Handler


A local leading organization is currently seeking experienced Material Handlers in Lynn, MA for a long-term temporary to hire opportunity. This position is responsible for the safe and quality manufacturing of polyurethane polymers and adhesives for industrial use, including receiving, storing and distributing raw materials and finished goods to the manufacturing and warehouse operations.Other responsibilities will include batch mixing, equipment operations and packaging/labeling of the end product.

Key Job Responsibilities:

  • Batch mixing of chemicals in the production of polyurethane polymers and adhesives by utilizing standard operating procedures
  • Equipment operations, including forklift, drum tool, hand tool, hoist, pump and scale operations
  • Off-load bulk tankers
  • Receive, ship, store and distribute raw materials and finished goods
  • Stage, Weigh, Use, and Add raw materials to various vessels
  • Must be able to calculate various measurements using basic math skills
  • Performing packaging functions of various products and containers utilizing scales and pump equipment as well as labeling
  • Maintain a clean work environment following 5S principals
  • Must be able to work 8 to 12 hour shifts. Weekend and other overtime work may be required as necessary
  • Must be able to wear Personal Protective Equipment such as safety shoes, safetyglasses, hard hats and respirator
  • Physical demands may include climbing stairs, repetitive movements, handling and moving 55 gallon drums, lifting of 60 pounds, wearing respirator, working in hot or cold environments; hearing protection may be required for certain tasks Must be able to climb ladders and stairs
  • Must be able to read and understand process batch sheets containing product process directions and safety precautions
  • Must be able to write legibly and record results accurately
  • Required to stand up to 90% of working day with frequent walking, intermittent stopping and bending while operating equipment, drumming, etc.
  • Must be able to tolerate periodic hot, inside working conditions or cold outside conditions

Volt provides one of the most comprehensive benefits package in the industry to contract workers. Benefits available to you as a contractor after one week of employment include:

  • Medical Coverage - Access to an affordable and comprehensive group medical coverage plan
  • 401(k) - Volt offers all temporary employees the ability to participate in a 401(k) savings program
  • Pay Options/Direct Deposit - Make it as easy as possible for you to get paid

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Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer