Material Handler


Manufacturing and Production

Advert ID



Port Jefferson

Job Type




Salary Range

Up to USD17.00/hr

No. of Openings


Branch Information

New York City, NY - Metro - (USA) 99 Park Avenue 6th Floor NY New York , NY 10016 Phone : 212-557-9110



Job Description

Manpower is looking for a talented Material Handler to join our production team. You will join a diverse production team and be responsible to perform the physical or administrative tasks involved in the shipping, receiving, storing, and distributing of materials, parts, supplies and equipment. This is a temporary opportunity 1 year based out East Setauket, NY.

If you have experience in manufacturing or warehouse, this is the opportunity for you!

Job Title: Material Handler

Location: East Setauket, NY 11733

Duration: 1 year

Shift Timings: 6:00am-2:30pm

Salary: $17

Specific Duties:

* Responsible for timely and accurate transactions of material movement

* Count or measure items of incoming shipments verifying information against invoices, orders, bills of lading or other records

* Examine and unpack incoming shipments; record shortages and reject damaged items

* Unpack received goods into appropriate storage areas

* Process returned items and route them correctly

* Maintain safe working conditions and keep receiving and related areas clean

* Will be required to operate pallet jack and related stockroom machinery

* Participates in cycle count and physical inventories.

* Perform material transfer to the production cells as required.

* Expedite material from inspection as required.

* Support shipping and stockroom activities when necessary

* Support production floor by providing components required for system builds

* Stocks and distributes material in stores and on manufacturing lines

* Maintains organized parts shelves


Basic Qualifications:

* High school diploma or GED.

* Computer skills to view, transact or find appropriate job-related information

* Legal authorization to work in the US is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job opening.

Preferred Qualifications:

* Typically requires a minimum of 2 years of related experience.

* Ability to self-motivate and self-direct.

* Capability for repetitive lifting (up to 35 lbs) and moving of materials.

* Demonstration of good organizational skills.

* Strong communication skills to associates and staff.

* Basic computer knowledge (must be able to learn to use spreadsheets).

* Ability to use all material handling equipment efficiently.

* Familiar with SAP inventory management a plus.

* Ability to adapt to fast moving environment

Work with quality, planners and production on production schedule, planning, shipments and other tactical issues.

Why Manpower?

At Manpower we are dedicated to enriching people's lives with meaningful employment and development opportunities, as we have done for more than 60 years. We care about you and the role of work in your life and focus on enabling you to achieve your goals in work and in life.

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