Material Handler II

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Material Handler II

Franklin, Massachusetts Contract Job ID: 2110140966
Estimated Duration: 12 months


PDS Tech, Inc. is seeking a Material Handler II in Franklin, MA.

  • The Material Handler II will be a key team member driving the success of our manufacturing warehouse
  • You will be responsible for accurately managing the physical movement of material stock receipts, inventory transfers, de-trash and put-away within the warehouse executing the daily cycle count program and reconciling inventory variances and identifying root causes
  • Demonstrate the ability to work as a team member in a high activity environment
  • Using ERP systems to ship, receive and stocks parts, counts, picks and delivers and transfers inventory to various locations
  • Ensures correct inventory balances and material identification are maintained throughout the process
  • Ensures that inventory locations are clearly identified and maintained, and that inventory is continuously aligned with automated inventory records
  • Maintains the identity of material as it moves through the inventory management process
  • Maintains alignment between automated location records in ERP systems and the physical identification of those locations
  • Trains to and follows documented (ISO9001) procedures regarding material transfers, bin locations, material returns, etc
  • Follows HAZMAT storage policies and procedures
  • Support the cycle count program and maintains compliance to corporate financial procedures by driving effective root cause analysis and effective counter measures to improve inventory accuracy
  • Maintain a neat, orderly, well-organized, and safe working environment for logistics areas based on 5S and OSHA requirements
  • Actively engaged in and support PPI and Lean activities
  • Work with internal and external customers in a professional manner
  • Accurately manage the physical movement of material stock receipts, customer orders, inventory transfers, de-trash and put-away from the receiving dock to the warehouse and other facility storage locations
  • Support Shipping and Receiving Departments as needed
  • Other duties as assigned by the Supervisor and Logistics Manager

  • A minimum of a High School Education, GED, or equivalent
  • Two to five years experience in a shipping, receiving and materials handling in a manufacturing environment
  • Demonstrable proficiency with computers and working knowledge of Windows, Microsoft Office applications or equivalent
  • Good written and verbal skills
  • Basic knowledge of inventory control practices
  • Demonstrates problem solving skills and teamwork
  • Knowledge of ERP systems, knowledge of SAP preferred
  • Experience with forklifts and /or forklift certification preferred
  • Ability to use or learn how to use the necessary tools to build wood crates and skids
  • Experience with material handling equipment (hand trucks, high bay storage, etc.)
  • Knowledge of inventory control practices preferred
Physical Requirements:
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs
  • Ability to work while standing and sitting (approximately 70 % of the time)
More Details

PDS Tech, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.

Founded in 1977, PDS Tech, Inc. is one of the nation's premier specialty staffing firms with 31 offices nationwide. We offer a full range of benefits including:

  • Health insurance
  • Paid holidays
  • Weekly payroll
  • Immediate 401(k) eligibility
  • Completion Bonuses
  • Training
  • Please note availability of benefits may vary by position

PDS specializes in Engineering and IT arenas including Aerospace, Defense, Electronics, Telecommunications, Automotive, and Energy just to name a few. Our reputation, track record, and years of continuous growth reflect the commitment to quality that our employees and clients experience first-hand. To find out more about PDS, please visit

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PDS Tech, Inc. will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay. Please see the Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision for more information.

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