Material Handler

Londonderry, NH


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Stonyfield is an organic pioneer. We believe socially responsible business can change the world, and that organic is better for people and the planet’s health.  We passionately lead a better way to make food for healthy people and a healthy planet and our employees are at the centerpiece of this mission.

POSITION OVERVIEW: The Material Handler will be responsible for receiving, delivering and removing incoming and outgoing raw materials to all production departments as required and requested in a timely manner. The Material Handler/ operates forklift, clamp truck, tow tractors, crane, tuggers and train carts as required. Must be an organized self-starter expected to work with little supervision. Must be able to multi task, prioritize duties and requests. Communication skills, both verbal and written are essential to this position.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Responsible for personal and personnel safety for the assign production line and make recommendations for improvements to supervision.
  • Assemble orders in an accurate and efficient manner.
  • Rotate stock according to FIFO system.
  • Accurately receive product off the tunnels and prepare put away for organizer
  • Load tractor trailer/trucks.
  • Maintain cleanliness of loading docks, storage coolers and shipping desk throughout the shift.
  • Operate forklift (including high lift) and electric pallet jack.
  • Maintain accurate records of orders built, variety packs built, orders shipped, shrinkage’s and spoilage.
  • Maintain cleanliness of loading docks, storage coolers and shipping desk throughout the shift.
  • Operate electric pallet jacks, forklifts, docking plates and any other equipment in a responsible manner.
  • Provide daily feedback to Shift Supervisor about problems with equipment, building and/or potential safety hazards.
  • Report all shortages and damages to the Shift Supervisor for processing.
  • Follow all recycling procedures.
  • Process damaged/distressed product in a timely manner.
  • Operate the pallet wrappers, banding equipment and tape machines.
  • Understand and use a handheld PC.
  • Understand the functionality of Tekwindows and how it applies to the job tasks for a warehouse 2 associate.
  • Understand customer requirements including pallet specs and ti-hi’s.
  • Receive raw materials.
  • Follow all shipping and safety procedures.
  • Follow SOP and GMP guidelines at all times.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
  • Ability to operate yard horse moving trailers.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

The Ideal Candidate Will Have:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • 3 years’ experience in warehouse environment.
  • 3 years’ experience operating forklifts.
  • Ability to work in an 8 hour schedule.
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs.
  • Ability to work in a cold environment.
  • Solid written and oral communication skills.
  • English proficiency (reading , writing skills)
  • Ability to prioritize and meet deadlines within specified time constraints.
  • Ability to operate in a team environment.
  • Ability to adapt in a changing work environment.
  • High reached experience (preferred)

Stonyfield is an equal employment opportunity employer. We will not discriminate against applicants with regard to any legally-recognized basis including, but not limited to: veteran status, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, sexual orientation, and physical or mental disability.

To Apply:

Please email your resume and cover letter to staffing@stonyfield.com and reference "Material Handler" in the subject line.