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Material Handler 1 in Huntsville, AR at Ducommun

Date Posted: 5/14/2019

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Material Handler 1

Job Description



Job Title:   Material Handler 1                                                         Job Code:   001380

DIV/Location/Dept: Electronic Systems Group      # Employees Supervised:  None

Reports To:  Department Manager or Supervisor                         FSLA Status:  Nonexempt

Job Summary & Essential Functions:  

Maintain the flow of material from receiving to storage to production to shipping.

  • Prepare and provide proper documentation.
  • Pull material from stock to provide the material necessary for an assigned job.
  • Electronically transact materials to update the business system.
  • Receive all incoming material, opening packages and crates; checking material for visible damage.
  • Verify parts and part numbers against packing list to ensure accuracy.  Notify supervisor of all discrepancies.
  • Deliver items to incoming quality inspection, if applicable, and all other material to proper storage areas.
  • Deliver the parts to the designated work centers or staging areas, ensuring timely response to any deadlines or ship dates.
  • Handle, store, pack, label, and distribute material using proper techniques to ensure no damage to the material as well as to ensure inventory accuracy.
  • Rearrange storage area as necessary to accommodate varying parts, components and finished stock while maintaining storage area in a clean and orderly condition.
  • Perform daily cycle counting to ensure inventory accuracy.
  • Prepare and package products to ship, building special packaging to support various products which require special handling per customer specifications and quality workmanship standards.
  • Support the first in first out practices while storing all inventory items.
  • Adhere to the General Requirements of Team Members
  • Perform other assignments as required

Skills & Qualifications

Required Skills & Qualifications:    

  • Basic computer skills (working knowledge of MRP systems, Excel, and Word)
  • Ability to operate forklift truck
  • Ability to operate equipment required to pack and move products
  • Knowledge of proper techniques for lifting and carrying
  • Abilities listed in the General Requirements of Team Members

 Physical Demands (reasonable accommodations may be made, if necessary):

Physical Abilities                                                                  Lift /Carry            

Stand - Frequently                                                               10 lbs or less - Frequently

Walk - Frequently                                                                11-20 lbs - Frequently

Sit - Frequently                                                                     21-50 lbs - Occasionally

Climb – N/A                                                                           51-100 lbs - Occasionally

Crawl - N/A                                                                            Over 100 lbs - N/A

Squat or Kneel - Occasionally                                           

Bend - Frequently                                                                Push / Pull

Fine Manipulation - N/A                                                     10 lbs or less - Frequently

Reach Outward - Occasionally                                           10-20 lbs - Frequently

Reach Above Shoulder - Occasionally                             20-50 lbs - Occasionally

Drive - Occasionally                                                             50-100 lbs - Occasionally

                                                                                                Over 100 lbs - N/A

N/A (Not Applicable) - Activity is not applicable to this occupation.

Occasionally - Occupation requires this activity up to 33% of the time (.25 - 2.5 hrs/day).

Frequently - Occupation requires this activity from 33% - 66% of the time (2.5 - 5.5 hrs/day).

Constantly - Occupation requires this activity more than 66% of the time (5.5+ hrs/day).


Required Experience/Education/Training/Certifications: 

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • 6 months to 1 year experience preferred

403 LaBarge Avenue
Huntsville, Arkansas, 72740
United States