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Job Number: 2171901

Job Title: Material Handler
Shift: M-F 3:30 PM to 4:00 AM
Pay Rate: $17.50 per hour

Diploma or GED required.
Background Check
Drug Test
Steel Toed Boots/Shoes.


  • Performs clean up and utility work including but not limited to painting and marking, grounds maintenance, stacking, sorting, wrapping and organizing finished products, raw materials and supplies.


  • Assists in unloading incoming raw materials from trucks and rail cars used in the production of ready mix and dry joint compound.
  • Stacks the raw materials in a neat and orderly manner in the designated raw material storage areas.
  • Assures levels in the silo and latex tanks are adequate to hold incoming bulk materials without spills.
  • Tests and approves the incoming material before unloading into the silo or latex tanks.
  • Cleans all screens after product is unloaded. Is responsible for general housekeeping in the unloading and storage areas.

  • Operates carton former, stuffs plastic bags into cartons, or operates bag inserter, and places empty pails onto packaging line.
  • Operates fill station, vibrator, case sealer, bag sealer or hand ties containers to seal product. Properly codes and fills containers to the appropriate fill quantity.
  • Accurately records product produced.
  • Operates palletizer and stretch wrap equipment.
  • Clears jammed containers and cleans all spills immediately.
  • Hand stacks finished product as required for special shipments.
  • Operates the small packaging line.
  • Cleans strainers when directed by supervision.

  • Operates dry packing equipment to fill and code bags to correct weights.
  • Accurately records product produced.
  • Clears jammed containers and cleans all spills in a timely manner.
  • Hand stacks finished product as required for special shipments.

  • Performs daily quality testing on all finished products and incoming loads of calcium carbonate and latex.
  • Completes all other raw material tests as directed by supervision following established testing procedures.
  • Assists the Operations Manager or designate in the calibration and recording of all scales, meters or equipment used in the production process or lab.
  • Completes daily quality test records.

  • Works with minimal supervision on maintenance assignments of routine and medium complexity.
  • Maintains a safe work environment, recognizes unsafe conditions and practices, and makes corrections to prevent injuries and property loss.
  • Participates in required trainings as directed
  • Assists in the development of Job Safety Analysis (JSK) Performs and adheres to all standards, quality and testing procedures and requirements
  • Performs duties in an efficient, cost effective and timely manner Reports to work on a regular and consistent basis
  • Performs other duties as assigned ***Normal operating hours will be Monday-Thursday 3:45AM - 4PM***

Comments/Special Instructions:
  • Previous manufacturing experience.
  • Candidates will get two 30 minute lunches, as well as three 10 minute breaks when working 12 hour shifts.
  • This is a temporary to permanent position (B.O.P)

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