Material Handler in Carmel, IN at Volt

Date Posted: 12/4/2019

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Carmel, IN
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  • Duration:
    12 weeks
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  • Pay Rate
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Position:                    Material Handler

Status:                        Temp – to – hire

Location:                    Carmel, IN

This temp to hire opportunity is for an organization with a focus on manufacturing parts that cool engines.  This position would be great for someone with at least two years of experience as a Material Handler.

Job Description

A Material Handler works in a fast-paced environment in all areas of Logistics with the goal of meeting/exceeding both our internal and external customers’ expectation. These include but are not limited to:  outbound & inbound material handling, cycle counting and maintaining a clean and safe working environment.

Key Objectives of the role:

Receiving, examining, sorting, arranging, counting, storing, picking, and packing items for storage and shipment in accordance with established procedures and customer requirements.

  • Process shipping and receiving packages with speed, accuracy and close attention to detail.
  • Preparing cGMP compliant documents
  • Operating material handling equipment
  • Preparing and shipping materials and/or finished goods in a timely manner according to customer requirements.
  • Support interdepartmental communication relating to several groups such as: Inventory Control, Manufacturing, Customer Service and Shipping.
  • Inventory Receipt and Storing of new approved materials.
  • Assume responsibility for special projects assigned by the Team Leads, Supervisor and/or management.
  • Perform frequent inventory, stock rotation and cycle counting.
  • Restocks and maintains inventory levels on shipping materials and supplies.
  • May perform other related duties as required and/or assigned.

Working Conditions:

  • Performs work of a highly repetitive nature.
  • Will walk and may occasionally sit, kneel, crouch, crawl and lift up to 50 lbs.
  • May handle “packaged” hazardous materials.
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to high.
  • Must be flexible to work varying schedules, hours, and overtime as needed.


  • Complying with all company safety regulations and procedures and report non-compliance.
  • Serving as an effective safety steward by ensuring accurate reporting of near misses and attending safety trainings.
  • Operating a safe work environment through continuous safety awareness and full compliance to all EHS programs and activities.
  • Maintain compliance to PPE requirements

Required Skills:

  • Demonstrates strong communication skills
  • Consistently demonstrates positive and productive results
  • Interacts equally well with all employees utilizing strong interpersonal skills
  • Follows written and verbal instructions accurately and efficiently
  • Ability to consistently meet deadlines
  • Personable, and perpetuates a can-do positive attitude
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Computer skills are required with the ability to learn and retain new computer programs

Experience Required:

  • Requires a minimum of 1 – 3 years related experience. Experience with Inventory Control is a plus. 

  Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer