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Material Handler

Nihon Kohden Irvine, CA
  • Expired: 18 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Facilitates timely and accurate shipment of product to customers. Also responsible for receipt of goods and products for warehousing or delivery to other departments within the company.

? Ships Products
o Pulls/Audit material issues related to customer sales orders and/or Capital Equipment orders
o Ships product out in accordance with sales order requests, ensuring shipments are complete and correct
o Identifies, tracks and resolves inventory and shipping errors, problems or delays
? Receives Products
o Processes materials received; checks, verifies and tags materials
o Checks receipts for proper quantities and item numbers. Rejects damaged goods and refers problems accordingly
o Enters receiving information into the computer and forwards necessary information to area personnel
? Inventory and Product Returns
o Conduct Cycle Count Inventories of materials and finished goods. Ensures that all goods are appropriately packaged and labeled before storage
o Restocks shelves as needed
o Process receiving activities related to warranty repair RMA’s, Customer Owned Equipment, and Mfg/Repair/Rework suppliers
o Any other duties as directed by supervisor/manager of department
? Adheres to all company policies, procedures and business ethics codes.
? Other duties as assigned

High school or equivalent experience and education
? Broad knowledge and experience in warehouse practices, inventory management, and logistics functions
Minimum of 2 years experience in general warehouse Knowledge of shipping and receiving procedures and standards Previous experience with Federal Express and UPS
Forklift certified
? Ability to operate computer and handcart
? Good verbal communication skills
? Neat/legible handwriting
ENVIRONMENT: Frequent work in a non-climate controlled high-pile warehouse environment
Frequent loud environment Able to lift 50 lbs
Long periods of standing, walking, repetitive bending, reaching, lifting movement, and climbing ladders
Heavy equipment in use

As a requirement for this position, you may be required to go onsite to a medical facility. At that time you must complete the vendor credentialing process at the expense of Nihon Kohden which requires lab tests providing proof of immunity to common childhood illness (Measles, Mumps, Rubella, Hepatitis B and Varicella) as well as have a current TB certificate and Flu shot. All field based employees are expected to complete this lab work prior to visiting a medical facility.

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Required Hours: The regular hours for this full time position are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday–Friday, unless otherwise stated by the department manager. Holiday, weekend and evening work hours may be required. Regular hours may vary due to the needs of the organization or department and are subject to change at any time at the Company’s discretion.

This job description defines the essential job duties of this position. The Company expects that employees hired for this position can perform the essential functions of this job without imposing risk of substantial harm to the health or safety of themselves or others. It may also include marginal functions, generally defined within Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA).

In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, it is possible that requirements may be modified to reasonably accommodate disabled individuals. However, no accommodations will be made which may pose serious health or safety risks to the employee or others or which impose undue hardships on the organization.

This job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this position. Additional functions and requirements may be assigned by supervisors as deemed appropriate. When duties and responsibilities change and develop, the Company will review this job description and make changes of business necessity.

Job descriptions are not intended as and do not create employment contracts. The organization maintains its status as an at-will employer. An employee may resign at any time, with or without reason, and the Company may terminate employment at any time, with or without reason.

Nihon Kohden


Irvine, CA