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Material Specialist

Advantage xPO Cedar Rapids, IA

  • Expired: July 27, 2021. Applications are no longer accepted.

Job Responsibilities:

 This position receives, stores and distributes material and products within the warehouse and the facility ensuring accuracy and timeliness of all job functions. 

Job Requirements

  Experience in safely operating warehouse equipment is a must.

  Wear the proper safety equipment.

  Computer experience with MS Office and MRP systems.

Performs transactions in the ERP System by issuing parts to work orders and closing work orders upon completion of the process.

Ability to pick and stage material for work orders. 

 Sort and place materials or items on racks, shelves or in bins according to predetermined sequence such as size, type, style, color, or product code.

Record amounts of materials or items received or distributed via appropriate system transaction or computer program.

Experience with shipping, receiving and warehouse components are a must Attention to detail and accuracy is a must

Assist/lead with the coordination of physical inventory counting. 

Sweep, dust and mop. Always organize warehouse and work area for orderliness .

Assemble customer orders from stock and place orders on pallets or shelves or relocate orders to a holding area or shipping department.

Must have a flexible work schedule (This position is for mid-shift/night shift work) - Multiple shifts required.

Ability to work independently and with coworkers

Ability to lift 50 pounds over head.

Complete various types of transactions within the MRP system.

Company forklift, heavy equipment, crane certification will be required within first six months of employment.

Other duties as assigned Specialized Working Conditions and % Travel: (i.e.: hearing, vision, extreme temperatures) Heat /Cold Competencies

Communication Proficiency

Organizational Skills Computer Skills

  Technical Capacity


  Time Management

  Forklift, Pallet Jack, hydraulic lifting carts and floor dolly 

Relocation assistance is not provided

About Advantage xPO

Advantage xPO is committed to providing equal employment opportunity for all persons regardless of race, color, religion (including religious dress and grooming practices), sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, age, marital status, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, pregnancy, medical condition, genetic information, mental and physical disability, political affiliation, union membership, status as a parent, military or veteran status or other non-merit based factors. We will provide reasonable accommodations throughout the application, interviewing and employment process. If you require a reasonable accommodation, contact us. Advantage xPO is an E-Verify employer. This policy is applicable to all phases of the employment relationship, including hiring, transfers, promotions, training, terminations, working conditions, compensation, benefits, and other terms and conditions of employment.

All employees are directed to familiarize themselves with this policy and to act in accordance with it. All decisions with respect to employment matters and other phases of employer-temporary employee relationships will be in keeping with this policy and in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations.

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Cedar Rapids, IA
52404 USA



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