Warehouse Material Handler - 1st Shift

U.S. Venture, Inc. - Alsip, IL (30+ days ago)3.4

A Material Handler is primarily responsible for unloading & receiving inventory, pulling orders & staging the product in the correct location. Product consists primarily of auto tires, auto parts, and oil cases & drums. Position will require pulling products from shelves and loading/unloading trucks in a timely and efficient manner to meet customer service expectations. Material Handler 2 is an intermediate position. Associate can resolve most questions and problems, and refers more complex issues to the team, supervisor or manager. May include back-up driver duties.

This position is for U.S. AutoForce, a division of U.S. Venture, Inc.

A scheduled start time and end time will be established between the core hours of 3:30 am - 1:00 pm. The ability to work overtime is required.


Primary duty is unloading trailers, receiving inventory, and picking product.
  • Receiving:
    • Unload product from trailers by hand or using appropriate warehouse equipment.
    • Check in product completely and accurately using RF scanners
  • Picking:
    Associate will pick orders either from the ground or using appropriate warehouse equipment, and stage the product in the correct location. Associate must meet picking accuracy and speed requirements after training period is over. Other Job Requirements Include: Load trucks using good judgment regarding use of space and product safety Demonstrate safe work behaviors in all assigned tasks Operate power equipment, including powered industrial trucks (forklifts) and high reach lifts Back-Up route driver QUALIFICATIONS 1 year of work experience 18 years of age A valid driver’s license and good driving record, as needed Must arrive on time for work consistently Good memory and able to work accurately with lengthy part numbers Basic reading and math skills required Above average scanning accuracy Ability to follow directions and safe operating procedures Neat and well organized Ability to lift up to 80 pounds depending on the location, and work at heights of 20 feet on a regular basis Ability to push and/or roll tires up to 400 pounds Ability to be trained and use powered industrial trucks (forklifts) and high reach lifts Work on his/her feet for extended periods of time Willing to work overtime as needed EOE/Disabled/Veterans