187685 - Material Handler I
CA-Southern California - San Diego
6 Months
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Material Handler I for an opening in Carlsbad, CA.

The Material Handler works in a fast-paced environment in all areas of distribution with the goal of meeting/exceeding both our internal and external customers’ expectation. This includes providing shipping and order fulfillment serves for finished goods, receipt and inventory of products, supplies, parts, and equipment at the Carlsbad facility, through the use of an integrated Warehouse Management System (WMS).
Receiving, examining, sorting, arranging, counting, storing, picking, and packing items for storage and shipment in accordance with established procedures and customer requirements.
Preparing and filing routine documentation.
Operating material handling equipment (e.g. hand truck, pallet jack, forklift, dock lever, etc.).
Working in and out of a -20C Freezer and +4C Cold Room.
Preparing and shipping materials and/or finished goods in a timely manner according to customer requirements.
May perform other related duties as required and/or assigned.

Requires a minimum of 1-year related experience. Experience with Inventory Control and/or with a life science company is a plus.
Demonstrates strong communication skills
Consistently demonstrates positive and productive results
Interacts equally well with all employees utilizing strong interpersonal skills
Follows written and verbal instructions accurately and efficiently
Ability to consistently meet deadlines
Personable, and perpetuates a can-do positive attitude
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
Being a fluent English speaker is a must.

Experience using a forklift.
Experience with Handheld scanners.
Experience with WMS Lite and /or E1 (Oracle) software.
Experience with Lean tools.
Experience with Microsoft tools (Outlook, Excel, Word, and Power Point).

Working Conditions:

Performs work of a highly repetitive nature.
Will walk and may occasionally sit, kneel, crouch, crawl and lift up to 40 lbs.
May handle “packaged” hazardous materials.
The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to high.
Must be available to work any shift (with advance notice of shift change).
Must be flexible to work varying schedules, hours, and overtime as needed.
Occasional local travel may be required.
As part of our commitment to a diverse and inclusive workforce, Client provides reasonable accommodations to qualified employees and applicants with disabilities to enable them to perform the essential functions of their jobs.
The Company will not provide an accommodation that would create an undue hardship on the Company or endanger the health or safety of the employee or others.

Complying with all company safety regulations and procedures and report non-compliance.
Serving as an effective safety steward by ensuring accurate reporting of near misses and attending safety trainings.
Operating a safe work environment through continuous safety awareness and full compliance to all EHS programs and activities.

Accredited High School Diploma/GED

1st Shift

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Tyler Harrell
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x307 or (800) 927-9318 x307

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.