Material Handler in Gardena, CA at Ducommun

Date Posted: 11/21/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Material Handler

Job Description

Manually, by hand truck, forklift, truck, or overhead crane moves materials, supplies, and finished goods to designated places in the facility.
Operates forklift to load and unload company trucks and supplier trucks
Drives truck to and from various intraplant locations to deliver or pick up materials, supplies, and finished goods
Stacks skids or pallets in designated areas. Cleans up and disposes of scrap bracing, packaging material, pallets and skids
Uses tools such as hammers, crowbars, and tin snips to remove strapping, open crates or close crates.
Secures loads on truck by straps, chains, rope or other securing medium.

Performs cleanup/housekeeping activities
Assists with shear operations and inspection operations by moving material onto and off of tables, pallets or other holding devices
Assists with inventory counting and verification of stock
Packs and protects materials, supplies and finished goods either for storage or transport
Performs safety checks and inspections of equipment (truck, forklift, overhead crane, straps and lifting devices) as assigned
Performs other duties and assignments as directed by management

Skills & Qualifications

Good verbal communication skills
Read and understand material inventory tags, skid tags and material receiving documentation
Read and understand basic routing instructions and bill of material
Understand and follow through on both verbal and written instructions
Willing to work overtime and weekend hours to support manufacturing and preparation for audits and inventories
Must be dependable, reliable, and mature enough to handle equipment safely and sensibly.
Conscientiously reports problems or malfunctions of equipment.

Forklift certified
Good driving record, Class B license
Overhead crane operation –Successful completion of overhead crane training course
High school diploma or equivalent. Good math skills – add, subtract, count, divide, multiply


268 E. Gardena Road
Gardena, California, 90248
United States