PDS Tech Inc Material Handler in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
PDS Tech, Inc. is seeking a Material Handler in Milwaukee, WI
Receive incoming hazardous materials, raw materials and staging of such within departmental areas
Maintain and dispatch hazardous materials per regulatory guidelinesand maintain accurate inventory through inventory receipts, adjustments, moves, check-in, and cycle counts
Respond to requests for assistance by employees (either verbally or through electronic work orders) in a prompt courteous manner
Maintain/generate department records displaying proficient in knowledge of Quality Systems Procedures
Follow, monitor and improve standard safety practices and procedures
Routine work with hazardous waste
Assist in inventory control being part of Material Review Board (MRB)when necessary.
Assist in maintaining Lean Manufacturing Kanban Systems
Assist in ordering materials
Assist in writing/updating departmental procedures
The position is also responsible for any other duties apparent or assigned
How will you get here?
High school diploma or GED required
Associates degree in Distribution/Environmental Technology, preferred
Three years of experience in material handling of hazardous materials or 5 years of experience in receiving, warehouse or material handling required
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities
Ability to verbally communicate, read and write in English
Ability to use metric system
Computer literate (minimally email, word and excel)
Valid drivers license
Other certifications required: Hazardous training: 24-hour HAZMAT, 30-hour OSHA General Industry, CPR/First-Aid
Power equipment experience preferred.
Able to work independently and set priorities
Ability to handle chemicals and/or work in an environment where chemicals are present
Be mechanically adept and able to apply mechanical fundamentals to properly operate, maintain, and improve the performance of the equipment within their area of responsibility
Must be available to work overtime, including weekends to support department as required.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand or walk for extended periods of time and occasionally required to kneel, crouch, or crawl
Specific vision abilities required: close vision, distant vision, depth perception, ability to adjust focus, and differentiate all pantone colors
The employee must be able to frequently lift and/or move 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move more than 50 pounds with assistance
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.