Warehouse Picker/Material Handler

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    Pick material from warehouse needed for production and operate industrial trucks equipped to move materials.


    High School Diploma


    English Language - Knowledge of the structure and content of the English language including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition, and grammar.


    Basic Skills

    • Active Learning - Understanding the implications of new information for both current and future problem-solving and decision-making.
    • Active Listening - Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.
    • Critical Thinking - Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.
    • Monitoring - Monitoring/Assessing performance of yourself, other individuals, or organizations to make improvements or take corrective action.
    • Reading Comprehension - Understanding written sentences and paragraphs in work related documents.
    • Speaking - Talking to others to convey information effectively.
    • Writing - Communicating effectively in writing as appropriate for the needs of the audience.

    Social Skills

    • Coordination - Adjusting actions in relation to others' actions.
    • Service Orientation - Actively looking for ways to help people.
    • Social Perceptiveness - Being aware of others' reactions and understanding why they react as they do.

    Complex Problem Solving Skills

    • Complex Problem Solving - Identifying complex problems and reviewing related information to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions.

    Technical Skills

    • Equipment Maintenance - Performing routine maintenance on equipment and determining when and what kind of maintenance is needed.
    • Equipment Selection - Determining the kind of tools and equipment needed to do a job.

    Systems Skills

    • Judgment and Decision Making - Considering the relative costs and benefits of potential actions to choose the most appropriate one.
    • Systems Analysis - Determining how a system should work and how changes in conditions, operations, and the environment will affect outcomes.

    Work Context:

    Body Positioning

    • Spend Time Bending or Twisting the Body
    • Spend Time Climbing Ladders, Scaffolds, or Poles
    • Spend Time Making Repetitive Motions
    • Spend Time Standing
    • Spend Time Using Your Hands to Handle, Control, or Feel Objects, Tools, or Controls


    • Contact With Others
    • Face-to-Face Discussions
    • Telephone

    Environmental Conditions

    • Exposed to Contaminants
    • Exposed to Whole Body Vibration

    Impact of Decisions

    • Frequency of Decision Making
    • Impact of Decisions on Co-workers or Company Results

    Pace and Scheduling

    • Pace Determined by Speed of Equipment
    • Time Pressure

    Role Relationships

    • Deal With External Customers
    • Work With Work Group or Team

    Work Attire

    • Wear Common Protective or Safety Equipment such as Safety Shoes, Glasses, Gloves, Hearing Protection, Hard Hats, or Life Jackets

    Work Setting

    • In an Open Vehicle or Equipment
    • Indoors, Not Environmentally Controlled
    • Outdoors, Exposed to Weather


    • Position lifting devices under, over, or around loaded pallets, skids, or boxes and secure material or products for transport to designated areas.
    • Locate and count out parts per production requirements
    • Deliver material to production locations
    • Report shortages on picking sheets
    • Report pick sheets done
    • Log in to job operations to track labor times
    • Utilize M1 software to look up qty on hand, blueprints and receipt dates
    • Weigh materials or products and record weight or other production data on tags or labels.
    • Inspect product load for accuracy and safely move it around the warehouse or facility to ensure timely and complete delivery.
    • Manually or mechanically load or unload materials from pallets, skids, platforms, cars, lifting devices, or other transport vehicles.
    • Locate and count out parts per production requirements
    • Deliver material to production locations
    • Move levers or controls that operate lifting devices, such as forklifts, lift beams with swivel-hooks, hoists, or elevating platforms, to load, unload, transport, or stack material.


    Operating Vehicles, Mechanized Devices, or Equipment
    • Operate forklift
    • Operate tractor with accessories or attachments
    Communicating with Supervisors, Peers, or Subordinates
    • Signal directions or warnings to coworkers
    Handling and Moving Objects
    • Fasten attachments or accessories to tractor
    Monitor Processes, Materials, or Surroundings
    Identifying Objects, Actions, and Events
    Performing General Physical Activities
    • Load, unload, or stack containers, materials, or products
    • Move or fit heavy objects
    Controlling Machines and Processes
    • Operate material moving, loading, or unloading equipment
    • Operate packaging or banding machine or equipment
    • Use hand or power tools
    • Use vehicle repair tools or safety equipment
    • Use weighing or measuring devices in transportation
    Processing Information
    • Measure, weigh, or count products or materials
    Documenting/Recording Information
    • Maintain production or work records

    Tools and Technology:


    Forklift or elevator accessories or supplies
    • Crane attachments
    • Lift beams
    • Lifting clamps
    • Metal dump hopper attachments
    • Extended-reach forklifts
    • Forklifts
    • Forktrucks
    • Lift trucks


    Inventory management software
    • M1
    Materials requirements planning logistics and supply chain software
    • M1

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