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At Novolex, we take pride in supporting our families across the globe. Our team is rich in diversity and our entrepreneurial culture encourages continuous personal growth and teamwork. Our careers include manufacturing, engineering, procurement, supply chain, finance, HR, product development, sales, marketing and an ever-expanding array of others to support our continuing rapid growth.

 

 

Job Description

Job Title:

Material Handler

Position Summary:

Under the direction of the Production Supervisor and designated Shift Leads, this position is responsible for all activities associated with the movement and handling of materials related to the production department, extrusion department, and to the warehouse.

Essential Functions & Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the receipt and shipment of all finished products
  • Safely operate all material handling equipment including trucks, forklifts and pallet mover
  • Shuttle finished goods from production facility to warehouse
  • Support the materials handling process for production related materials
  • Maintain an orderly and organized warehouse
  • Develop, revise, and review documentation for all materials related activities
  • Weighs pallets and scrap when applicable
  • Shrink wrap finished products and setup floor warehouse pickup
  • Examines finished pallets before pickup and distributes materials
  • Maintains a clean and safe work area

Candidate Requirements:

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Eligible to work in the United States
  • Forklift Certification
  • Successful completion of pre-employment background and drug screen
  • Ability to work 12 hour shifts
  • Work overtime as required
  • Satisfactorily complete training courses as determined by management
  • Ability to perform the essential functions of the job with our without accommodation

Physical Demands:

Requirements include, but are not limited to (all times are approximate): (again, this area needs work)

  • Sitting (1-2 hours)
  • Standing (Constantly - 12 hours or more)
  • Walking (Constantly - 12 hours or more)
  • Lifting (Regularly/Constantly):

o 0-10 lbs. (8-10 hours)

o 10-20 lbs. (8-10 hours)

o 20-50 lbs. (8-10 hours)

o 50-100 lbs. (8-10 hours)

o 100 lbs. or more (never)

  • Carrying:

o 10-20 lbs. (8-10 hours)

o 20-50 lbs. (8-10 hours)

o 50-100 lbs. (8-10 hours)

o 100 lbs. (never)

  • Pushing (Often - 8-10 hours or more)
  • Pulling, Twisting, Climbing (Often - 8-10 hours or more)
  • Balancing (Regularly/Constantly)
  • Stooping, Kneeling, Crawling (Often - each 1-3 hours)

Reaching, Grasping, Repetitive Motions (Regularly/Constantly each 8-10 hours)

Job Type: Full-time

Following GMP in compliance with all food safety requirements.

Novolex does not publicly post salary information on job boards.

Novolex™ is committed to providing equal employment opportunity in all employment practices, including but not limited to, selection, hiring, promotion, transfer, and compensation to all qualified applicants and employees without regard to age, race, color, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, handicap or disability, genetics, citizenship status, service member or veteran status, or any other category protected by federal, state, or local law. Any individual, who because of his or her disability, needs an accommodation in connection with an aspect of the Company’s application process should contact Jamie Wells at hrcompliance@novolex.com.

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City:  Lebanon
State:  TN


Nearest Major Market: Nashville

Job Segment: Warehouse, Forklift, Industrial, Manufacturing