Material Handler



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Hackensack, NJ - (USA) 505 Main St NJ Hackensack , NJ 07601

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Position Title:

Material Handler


Mahwah, New Jersey


8:00 AM to 4:30 PM

Job Function Summary:

The Material Handler monitors and records incoming and outgoing shipments, and receives and processes incoming shipments (stocking inventory as it is received). The position also prepares shipping materials and processes all outgoing items. Also this position is responsible for the decontamination of all equipment clinically used returned to the Mahwah Depot.

Job Functions: (Primary "essential" duties and responsibilities)

* Receive and process incoming shipments. Package outgoing shipments and parcels, completing all required paperwork including Hazardous Materials documentation.

* Performs surface decontamination of all clinically used equipment returned to the Mahwah Depot.

* Restock inventory as shipments are received. Perform cycle counts and physical inventories as needed.

* Maintain a log and SAP system of all incoming and outgoing packages

* Maintain the loading dock area in a neat and orderly fashion and handle purchasing of all necessary labels, materials and supplies that need reordering.

* Respond to Sales Representative inquiries regarding transit times, physical condition of items, and shipping configuration.

* Pick and post parts for all service orders.

Required Skills and Abilities:

* Strong interpersonal and communication skills.

* Able to prioritize tasks in a fast-paced environment.

* Able to stand and walk for long periods of time.

* Proficiency in using vendor supplied shipping software such as UPS World Ship, FedEx. Able to complete courier Bill of Ladings.

* Intermediate skills in Microsoft Office products such as Outlook, Word, Excel and Power Point.

* Proficiency to work with hand tools for the disassembly of large medical equipment to meet shipping configurations and needs.

* Must also have working ability with small power tools, such as electric/cordless drill and rivet guns to complete the repairs on crating equipment.

* SAPS experience a plus.

Experience and Education Requirements:

* High school diploma or equivalent combination of education and relevant experience.

* 2-5 years of experience in a shipping and/or receiving role.

Environmental/Safety Responsibilities:

* Responsible for understanding and conforming with the Environmental Policy to ensure that significant environmental aspects that relate to actual or potential impacts with their work are executed to minimized the effects on the environment.

* Responsible for bringing to the attention of management any potential improvements that could reduce our environmental impact or to report activities that could result in a negative impact to the environment.

* Responsible for understanding and conforming with the Health and Safety Policy to ensure that the significant risks that relate to actual or potential hazards with their work are identified.

* Use of power-driven motorized warehousing equipment such as fork lifts, stock pickers and pallet jacks. Applicable certification to operate equipment required.

* Ability to lift 40 lbs. to work bench level, perform job functions in a sitting or standing position.

Internal and External Contacts/Relationships

* Follow up with all levels of management.