Material Handler - N Portland

Job Description

Since 1946, Kelly Services has been providing outstanding employment opportunities to the most talented individuals in the marketplace. Today, we are proud to offer a Direct Hire opportunity to work as a Material Handler for a food production company in N Portland, Oregon.

Summary: This company is looking for a reliable Material Handler to help maintain warehouse stock and assist in fulfilling orders. Our Material Handler will be responsible for unloading product deliveries, staging products based on customer orders and assisting with organizing and maintaining existing inventory. Preference will be given to candidates who are licensed to operate a forklift, available to work overtime hours during busier times of the year and able to lift up to 50 pounds.

Essential Functions
1. Work collaboratively with various departments & managers.
2. Assist in reviewing pick sheets based on customer orders then pulling the right products.
3. Work closely with the inventory group to monitor supply levels and submit purchasing recommendations on a regular basis.
4. Load and unload delivery trucks and incoming delivery matches company purchase order.
5. Collaborate with the inventory control and purchasing teams to determine when a product is missing in a delivery.
6. Propose experience-based ideas and logistical considerations/recommendations.
7. Accrue an understanding of products and their purposes.
8. Communicate to ensure goals and needs are understood and met.
9. Participate in the daily communication: shipping, inventory, purchasing and manufacturing.

Monday through Friday
7:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Travel: Local travel is required for this position. Candidate should have a valid Oregon Driver's License. (approx 5% of job traveling)

Education and Experience:
- High School Diploma required, college coursework preferred
- Bachelor Degree or Related Coursework Preferred
- Valid OSHA forklift operation certificate
- 1+ years inventory management experience.
- Experience in a manufacturing and fulfillment environment. Food industry preferred.
- Experience with Google Business Suite.

Pay rate $16 an hour

Kelly Services provides employment to more than 750,000 employees annually, with skills including office services, accounting, engineering, information technology, law, science, marketing, light industrial, education, and health care. Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer.

Why Kelly®?

At Kelly Services®, we work with the best. Our clients include 95 of the Fortune 100 companies, and more than 70,000 hiring managers rely on Kelly annually to access the best talent to drive their business forward. If you only make one career connection today, connect with Kelly.

About Kelly Services®

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit and connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter.

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.

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