Material Handler in Portage, MI at Stryker Corporation

Date Posted: 8/28/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Portage, MI
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    8/28/2018
  • Job ID:
    R403689

Job Description

Responsible for the timely and accurate movement of components used in manufacturing, management of material flow into the production scheme, and coordinating the flow of materials requiring transportation with in the manufacturing facility.   

  • Works with quality and production in order to manage the process of moving parts and materials throughout the manufacturing plant (kanban system)
  • Maintain a computerized inventory system (ERP), reconciling discrepancies as required.
  • Must be able to proficiently operate a variety of material handling equipment which may include, but not limited to: fork lifts, pallet jacks, and dollies.
  • Work with quality technicians and logistics material handlers to ensure correct component identification and traceability.
  • Conducts fact finding and problem solving as required.
  • Assist the Team leader with miscellaneous duties and projects as directed.

Qualifications:

  • High School Education or Equivalent. 
  • Basic Computer skills.
  • Forklift license required.
  • Must have good communication skills, a customer service orientation, self-motivated, very organized, enthusiastic, detail oriented, resourceful, willing and able to work long hours (including overtime as required), and possess a sense of urgency.

Work From Home: No

Travel Percentage: None

Stryker Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Stryker is an EO employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability.

Stryker Corporation will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

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