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Posted: Thursday, February 8, 2018 11:14 PM

Material Handler - Newport, RI
SUMMARY:Performs a combination of tasks to receive, store, and distribute material, equipment, and products.ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned. Reads production schedule, customer order, work order, shipping order, or requisition to determine items to be moved, gathered, or distributed.Conveys materials and items from receiving or production areas to storage or to other designated areas by hand, hand truck, or electric hand truck.Sorts and places materials or items on racks, shelves, or in bins according to predetermined sequence, such as size, type, style, color, or product code.Fills requisitions, work orders, or requests for materials, tools, or other stock items and distributes items to production workers or assembly line.Assembles customer orders from stock and places orders on pallets or shelves, or conveys orders to shipping department.Opens boxes, crates, and other containers, using hand tools.Records amounts of materials or items received or distributed.Weighs or counts items for distribution within plant to ensure conformance to company standards.Arranges stock parts in specified sequence for assembly by other workers.Uses barcode scanner to enter records.May drive vehicle to transport stored items to or from warehouse to plant.May prepare parcels for mailing.May maintain inventory records. QUALIFICATIONS High school diploma or equivalentExperience with pallet jacks or forklifts a plusMust have a valid drivers licenseAble to use computers for data input and retrieval PHYSICAL DEMANDS Able to lift and/or move 40 poundsWalk about the manufacturing floorLong periods of standingVisual requirements include depth perception, color vision, and clarity of vision for distant (20 feet or more) and near (less than 20 inches) work U.S. citizens and those authorized to work in the U.S. are encouraged to apply. We are unable to sponsor at this time. KVH Industries is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, veteran status or disability. We offer a full suite of benefits to include paid time off, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, flexible spending account, employee stock purchase program, and 401k/Roth. KVH conducts background, eVerify, and pre-employment drug screening. KVH will not support individual third party recruitment firm relationships.


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