Amerex - Material Handler - Illinois

Job Locations US-IL-Elk Grove Village
Customer Service/Support
Day shift (and as needed)
Position Type
Regular Full-Time


General warehouse duties including accepting shipments and shipping products by unloading, preparing, loading and verifying shipments.


McWane is a Federal VEVRAA contractor and an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing equal employment opportunity in all employment practices. McWane will not discriminate against any applicant for employment because of their race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability, veteran or service member status, marital status, citizenship status (In IL - sex, including same sex, ancestry, order of protection status, physical or mental disability, military status, pregnancy, unfavorable discharge status, genetic information), (In IA - gender identity), (In CA - gender identity or expression, and genetic information) or any other category protected by federal, state or local law.


-Internal communication with co-workers
-Shipment coordination and time management
-Operate forklift and material handling equipment.
-Outgoing order preparation – palletization of order contents, stretch wrapping, labeling and preparation of shipping documents including hazardous material identification
-Preparation of UPS shipments utilizing UPS Worldship software and Hazardous Material software
-Inventory receipt and verification
-Daily inventory cycle count verification
-General warehouse duties


High School or Equivalent
-Computer skills for proprietary database system, MS Word, MS Outlook, MS Excel (a plus, but not required)
-3 + years job related experience preferred
-Forklift training/certification required
-3+ years shipping and receiving experience preferred
-Maximum lifting requirement 50 pounds
- Forklift certified & safe operation of equipment
-98% Accuracy on inventory transactions
-DOT Training & Packing requirements
-Reach with hands and arms, stoop, kneel and crouch
-Forklift access
-Regularly lift and move objects
--Awareness and strict compliance of required Health and Safety guidelines
-Wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) required


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