We are actively seeking to fill multiple Material Handler positions with our client companies located throughout Indiana and Michigan. While browsing through our open positions on our site, you may find that Material Handler positions might also be titled, Rack/Packer, Loader/Unloader, Manufacturing Associate, Assembler, Production, Food Packager, etc. Material Handler positions are offered on 1st, 2nd, and 3rd shifts.
Responsibilities of Material Handlers depend on the client and their needs, but most Material Handler positions have the responsibility of packaging and banding material, staging materials for loading onto trucks, conducting final counts of materials, and handling incoming/outgoing orders. Some of our Material Handler positions may be trained and certified to operate a Hi-Lo and/or overhead crane to unload trucks.
The requirements of a Material Handler also vary depending on the client’s needs for a specific employee. For most Material Handler positions, you will be required to have warehouse and/or material handler experience as well as previous high-reach truck experience if you are to work with that equipment. Since the job requires you to be on your feet moving material, you will need to be able to lift various weight amounts specified to the client. Forge Industrial Staffing is committed to ensuring the safety of each and every one of our employees, so it is critical that you perform your job safely while adhering to company safety standards.
The compensation for Material Handler positions varies depending on the client, but the benefits offered by Forge are the same for each job and employee. To become eligible for insurance, you must work an average of 30 hours per week for a 60-day time frame. Once you meet those requirements you will become eligible for insurance and your coverage will start on the 1st day of the month following your 60th day of employment. Paydays are weekly and you will have the option of getting paid by direct deposit or Rapid paycard, having access to your money that same day.
For information on our Material Handler job openings and the other positions we have available, please visit our website at forgestaff.com