Davis Tool, Incorporated Material Handler - Day & Swing Shift in Hillsboro, Oregon

Material Handler - Day & Swing Shift

Location: OR-Hillsboro

Requisition City:

Company Order Number: 742

# of openings: 1


Material Handler

Davis Tool, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Material Handler. The Material Handler is responsible for moving jobs and materials inside the factory from one location to the next to maintain smooth work flow and helping manage the backlog at work centers. Successful candidates will have training or experience in lean manufacturing, theory of constraints, and supply chain management. We expect successful candidates will learn the skills needed to move into a career at Davis Tool in our Supply Chain Management, Scheduling, or Manufacturing Departments.

Day Shift: M-F 8:00 am to 4:30 pm

Swing Shift: M-F 4:15 pm to 12:45 am ($0.75 shift differential)

Daily tasks include:

  • Using job tracking software to retrieve specific records, input data, and create reports to determine work required.

  • Transporting materials using forklifts, pallet jacks and carts.

  • Distributing jobs and materials in inventory and manufacturing areas

  • Organizing and maintaining work flow through staging areas and in short-term storage.

  • Walking, standing, lifting, pulling, pushing, bending and moving material in a 200K square foot facility for a full shift.

  • Lifting and handling of heavy objects weighing up to 75lbs.

  • Communicating with leaders and peers about problems and possible solutions.

  • Accurately counting parts.

  • Measuring performance against time and quality standards.

  • Keeping work areas clear, delivering tools or consumables to work centers

  • Moving internal mail

We are looking for candidates with the following attributes:

  • Basic understanding of Lean Manufacturing principles

  • Supply chain or production planning education or certifications

  • Training for scheduling and planning

  • Strong verbal communication and teamwork skills

  • Good reading, writing, computer, and arithmetic skills

  • Strong mechanical, analytical and organizational skills

  • Ability to manage time and multiple priorities appropriately

  • Valid Driver's license (required for forklift certification)

  • Attention to detail and work accurately

  • Ability to bend, stoop, push, pull, twist and turn for an entire shift

  • Leadership experience or have taught or trained others

Davis Tool, Inc. offers a generous benefit package, including medical, vision, dental, LTD, Life, 401(k) with employer match after wait time is satisfied.

Apply online at WWW. DAVISTL.COM/JOBS or in person on a guest computer at Davis Tool, Inc 3740 NW Aloclek Place, Hillsboro, OR 97124.

Applications must be received by October 27, 2017 to be considered.

Recruiters, please do not contact regarding this posting.

Davis Tool, Inc. is a Drug-free Workplace and an Equal Opportunity Employer.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.