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Material Handler

Illinois Tool Works Lagrange, GA
  • Expired: April 25, 2019. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Perform duties to fill and empty machine hoppers, transport finished product, components, or raw material within molding/automation department and throughout plant area.Other duties include mixing materials, emptying grinder pans, sweeping and clean-up, operator relief, operate hand and lift truck, and production equipment, assist set-up technician with mold set-ups, automation changeovers, trouble-shooting, minor repairs, and all paperwork associated with.

To maintain the area of responsibility in a neat and organized manner, to include returning partial containers of material to their proper storage area.

Make material / color changes in a timely manner, to include leaving the workstation clean and organized.

Maintain a proper flow of material to area of responsibility so that operation does not cease for lack of supplies.

Ensure product is stored and utilized in FIFO mode.

Perform problem-solving techniques in evaluating material vacuum/drying system problems.

Move, wrap and label finished product when so directed.

Document lot control where required.

Removes any old labels from gaylords, boxes and totes.

Maintain proper rotation of raw material/components.

Follows all safety guidelines.

Any and all tasks

Assists as needed in other areas of manufacturing.

Job Requirements


High school diploma or equivalent

Previous powered industrial equipment experience preferred

Able to resolve requirements through supervisor direction and independent process analysis

Good communication and interpretation skills

Good visual skills

Able to frequently exit the powered industrial equipment, ability to reach with arms extended and/or overhead, excellent hand dexterity, ability to bend, stoop, stretch and similar activities and able to lift up to 60 pounds frequently.