Material Handler

Job ID: R00036514
Category: Supply Chain
Work Location: Chicago, IL
Posted Date: July 11, 2018

Nalco Water, an Ecolab company, is looking for a Material Handler to join our industry leading Nalco Water team. If you are a passionate technical professional that enjoys working in an autonomous, hands-on environment, we invite you to apply.  You will be joining a talented team that is responsible for the safe, efficient, reliable, and environmentally compliant operation of the assigned area.

What’s in it For You:

  • You will join a large growing company offering excellent benefits
  • Opportunity for a long term, advanced career path
  • Access to best in class resources, tools, and technology
  • Thrive in a company that values a culture of safety to include top-notch safety training and personal protection equipment

What You Will Do:

  • Move drums, porta feeds, tote bins, and other items from the warehouse or stock area to the loading docks
  • Perform timely goods receipts
  • Put- away of products and relabeling
  • Conduct inventory and cycle counts on products
  • Maintain the organization and cleanliness of the warehouse and verify product orders and MSDS labeling
  • Load, unload, and store finished products, raw materials, supplies, and containers
  • Stage batches for production
  • Repackage products for shipment or storage

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Must be 18 years of age or older
  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S.
  • Ability to operate a forklift (forklift certified)
  • Must be willing to work various shifts
  • Ability to operate a computer device, either handheld or forklift mounted

Physical Demands:

  • Must be able to physically perform the essential duties of the position which include lifting, stooping, kneeling, crouching, reaching, balancing, walking, standing, talking and hearing
  • Must be able to wear a respirator under certain conditions
  • Must be able to pass a drug screen and physical exam

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Previous manufacturing plant and/or warehouse experience
  • Possess above-average verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficiency in SAP use

About Nalco Water:

In a world with increasing water shortage and contamination challenges, Nalco Water, an Ecolab company, helps customers conserve more than 161 billion gallons of water each year. We work with customers across the world in the light industry (institutional, food & beverage, transportation and manufacturing), heavy industry (chemical, power and primary metals industries), paper and mining operations to reduce, reuse, and recycle their water while protecting their systems and equipment. Nalco Water provides the unique opportunity to work with a broad suite of technologies to deliver automated monitoring systems, data analysis and deep technical expertise to increase efficiency, sustainability and performance for our customers.