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Material Handler - Converse, TX

Converse, TX, US, 78109

Construction Accessories

 

Job ID:  154508

 

Meadow Burke, a CRH company, is a premier manufacturer and distributor for the concrete construction industry. For more than seven decades, we have served architects, engineers, and contractors with a superior line of concrete reinforcing products, concrete forming accessories, road and bridge products, and industry leading products for precast and tilt-up construction.

 

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Job Description Summary

 

Operates forklift as directed and without supervision while adhering to all rules and regulations mandated by safety policies and procedures. Sixty percent of the time is working on the forklift; forty percent is filling out orders for customers and checking orders coming in.

 

Job Responsibilities

 

  • Read job specifications to determine operator adjustments and material requirements
  • Positions forks, lifting platform, or other lifting device under, over, or around loaded pallets, skids, boxes products, or materials or hooks tow trucks to trailer hitch, and transports load to designated area
  • Unloads and stacks material by raising and lowering lifting device
  • Inventories materials on work floor and supply workers with materials as needed
  • Performs routine maintenance to include recharging batteries; lubricating, fueling and cleaning
  • Weighs materials or products and recording weight on tags, labels, or production schedules
  • Make sure all housekeeping is maintained in a clear and orderly fashion in assigned area
  • Ability to move levers, shift gears, depress pedals, and maneuver steering wheel to operate equipment
  • Operate 5-ton overhead crane, moving materials and staging 20 foot bundles
  • Other duties and responsibilities related to the nature of the job may be assigned on a temporary or permanent basis as needed

 

Qualifications

 

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills and/or abilities required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties of the job.

 

Required Skills

 

  • High school diploma or GED, preferred
  • Must be able to pass an internal forklift and/or crane certification program
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instruction, and procedure manuals
  • Ability to write routine reports and correspondence
  • Ability to be a self starter and work independently
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals
  • Maintain a high level of accuracy in all aspects of work assignments

 

Physical Environment

 

  • While performing the duties of this job the employee will be required to frequently stand on their feet for extended periods of time
  • Must have-the-ability to lift and/or move up to 100 lbs
  • Withstand repetitive motion of the hand, wrist, elbow and shoulder
  • Able to work a flexible schedule

 

 

What CRH Americas Offers You

 

  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion

 

About CRH Americas

 

CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

 

Meadow Burke, a CRH company, is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our career site. Please complete your online profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!

 

CRH Americas is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

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Sep 7, 2019


Nearest Major Market: San Antonio

Job Segment: Temporary, Warehouse, Supply, Forklift, Equipment Operator, Contract, Manufacturing, Operations