Tenneco Material Handler- $18.18/hr start in Litchfield, Michigan

Material Handler- $18.18/hr start

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Job Description

Reporting to the Materials Supervisor, the Material Handler is responsible for loading, unloading and moving materials within plant. The candidate must have experience with a sit-down forklift and be able to work ANY shift and overtime, including weekends, according to business needs. The candidate must be able to perform the duties below, with or without accomodation.

  • Reads work order or follows oral instructions to ascertain materials or containers to be moved.

  • Performs daily safety check and fills out safety check sheet at the beginning of each shift

  • Loads and unloads materials onto or from pallets, trays, racks, and shelves by hand when necessary

  • Successfully conveys materials from storage or work sites to designated areas both physically and in SAP and EPIC.

  • Secures lifting attachments to materials and conveys load to destination or signals crane or hoisting operators to move load to destination.

  • Counts, weighs, and records number of units of materials moved or handled on MRP System

  • Attaches identifying tags or labels to materials or marks information on cases, bales, or other containers.

  • Dumps, weighs, and reports scrap

  • Stacks or assembles materials into bundles and bands bundles together.

  • Clamps sections of portable conveyor together or places conveyor sections on blocks or boxes to facilitate movement of materials or products.

  • Lifts heavy objects by hand or with power hoist, and cleans work area, machines, and equipment to assist machine operators.

  • Assembles crates to contain products such as machines or vehicles.

  • Operates industrial truck or electric hoist to assist in loading or moving materials and products.

  • Stage materials for specific production cells and deliver that material as needed.

  • Capable of lifting 40 lb. totes.

  • Responsible for the accuracy of the inventory on their assigned area.

  • Additional duties may be assigned as needed.

Required Skills

(To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.)

Education and/or Experience

  • Must have High School diploma or equivalent

  • Must pass both a written Material Handler test and a driving test

  • Must pass drug screen

  • Must be available to work all three shifts

  • Must pass reading comprehension test

Job Location

Litchfield, Michigan, United States

Position Type


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