Material Handler for JACQUET West

JACQUET West (Carson, CA) is looking for a Material handler.

General Description

You are being measured on your ability to keep the cutting machines supplied with the proper plates and rems, as well as the timely removal of used rems. The success of the Company (JACQUET) depends upon your ability to maximize the use of the equipment through timely and efficient and accurate movement of material throughout the plant.

Reports to: Shop Supervisor.

Required interpersonal & behavioral skills

  • Ability to problem-solve
  • Ability to concentrate on tasks, make decisions and work calmly and effectively in a high-pressure, deadline oriented environment
  • Willingness to be flexible with time and adjust to a changing work environment
  • Ability to take direction and accept supervision
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently, organize and accurately prioritize work, be detail-oriented, understand when urgency is required and use good judgment in varied situations

Required physical demands

  • Occasionally bends and lifts up to 50 pounds individually
  • Works in multiple positions during a shift
  • Ability to stand for an 8 hour shift
  • Routinely and regularly works near moving mechanical parts
  • Occasionally exposed to hot conditions
  • Occasionally exposed to non-toxic fumes
  • Moderate noise level
  • Occasionally exposed to oil, grease, gasoline, dust, metal particles and sharp edged materials

Safety requirements

Must be able to wear safety glasses, steel toed shoes, hearing protection and any other necessary PPE.


  • Operate powered forklift trucks, hoists and other material handling equipment to maintain workflow and the organization of material
  • Perform housekeeping to keep the department clean, safe, and well organized
  • Maintain safe working habits/ Keep aisles clear
  • Follow the departmental safety guidelines
  • Maintain equipment in a safe working condition
  • Perform a daily check of equipment for condition and function
  • In the case of any equipment malfunction, inform the supervisor or person in charge
  • Plan a routine to keep plasma and water jet tables supplied with materials
  • Mark materials and material locations properly
  • Assist in general housekeeping and clean-up tasks
  • Complete inventory and routing documents correctly
  • Use time, shop supplies, and materials efficiently
  • Perform other duties as assigned
  • This includes having the flexibility to perform all tasks within the department
  • Expected to work safely and efficiently while meeting or exceeding quality expectations
  • Focuses on continuous improvements of material handling processes.

Minimum Educational Qualifications

High School diploma or equivalent

Minimum Previous Experience

  • 2-4 Years related experience as a Material Handler in a Steel/Processing/Service Center
  • Competent in the operation of a fork truck

Minimum Additional Training

  • Possess a current license to operate a fork truck
  • Perform necessary skills to perform the duties of the position

Other Skills

  • Moves materials on blocks, skids or pallets to destination with appropriate system transactions and paperwork
  • Can operate an overhead crane
  • Proficient at multiple basic tasks and a few intermediate tasks
  • Ability to diagnose, troubleshoot and solve problems to complete assigned tasks
  • Ability to plan, prioritize and multitask.


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22400 Lucerne Street
Carson,CA 90745

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Carson,CA 90745
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