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Material Handler

Volt Torrance ,CA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Established Chemical company in Torrance, CA is looking for a skilled Warehouse Material Handler. $19 with great benefits!


  • Material handling, logistics, production planning/scheduling
  • Certified forklift operator
  • Experience working with chemicals and raw materials
  • The ability to apply basic math concepts
  • Computer savvy
  • Inspection/Quality Control
  • Experienced operating various machinery, tools and equipment
  • Ability to apply scientific and/or technical knowledge in the performance of job duties
  • Complete and document production activities
  • Ensure products are manufactured, handled, stored, packaged and delivered in accordance with documented procedures
  • Proper labeling and subsequent disposal, package finish products into holding tanks, 250 gal/350 gal totes, 55 gal drums, 5 gal containers, or bulk, wagon, railcar.
  • Complete routine checks of plant equipment and report any abnormalities to shift supervisor
  • Complete daily inspections and daily checks including; sampling, data logs, inspections
  • Follow all the plant Environmental, Safety, Health and Quality (ESHQ) policies
  • Complete minor maintenance and prepare process equipment for major maintenance
  • Calibrate weighing scale and Automated Drumming System/ Tote Fill Station
  • Complete in-process quality control lab tests
  • Engage in daily housekeeping activities; maintain good housekeeping practices
  • Participate in the plant ISO9001/14001 programs, development of procedures and process related documentation
  • Participate in Improvement Teams
  • Assist in training new operators
  • Ensure that all changes to the process, product, equipment, or operating procedures are completed in the controlled manner outlined in the change management procedures.
  • Ensure that the material produced meets final product specifications and that the production stays on schedule
  • Work in a team environment and interact with other departments to resolve problems
  • Look for ways to reduce production cost, eliminate bottlenecks, improve capacity, and improve quality
  • Worked with hazardous materials/ trained to work in confine spaces
  • HAZCOM/HAZWOPER/ Air respirator & SCBA Fit Testing
  • Safely handled corrosive, flammable, and toxic chemicals by using required PPE
  • Safely loaded/unloaded chemicals and visually inspect the railcars/trucks to ensure there is no defective equipment
  • Maintained daily logs including: log times, volumes, temperature and pressures on all manufacturing equipment
  • Knowledge of reactors, pumps, dryers, agitators, tanks, vacuum pumps, heat exchanges, various chemical process equipment, and acids/bases (e.g. nitric/hydrofluoric/acetic)
  • Monitor operations to ensure that they meet production standards
  • Inspect, test, or measure materials or products being produced; discuss results with those responsible for products
  • Take product samples in between process and run the test for laboratory testing; report data
  • Measure products with rulers, calipers, gauges, or micrometers.
  • Accept or reject finished items: remove all products and materials that fail to meet specifications
  • Provide on-call coverage due to PTO, training, weekend work, etc.



Torrance, CA