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Material Handler - Manchester, New Hampshire

Material Handler


Reports to: Traffic Supervisor
Department: Production
Location: New Hampshire
Classification: Hourly

Position Summary:

Provides support in the areas of shipping, receiving, inventory control and may include moving and transporting raw materials and finished goods throughout the manufacturing facility.

Essential Functions/Responsibilities:

  • Use fork truck and/or forklift equipment to secure and transport materials and products within facility safely
  • Unload trucks at shipping and receiving docks as scheduled or instructed
  • Interact with transport drivers regarding the loading and unloading of materials/products
  • Make a record of receipts using the AS400 information system
  • Route and move shipments to the proper department and warehouse or stock section
  • Handle and arrange for adjustments for merchandise that is lost or damaged
  • Prepares shipments, wrapping and/ or packing the goods in shipping containers
  • Prepare shipping documents, mailing labels, label packages.
  • Look up and compute freight or postal rates, and record the weight and cost of each shipment
  • Sorts packages, accepts deliveries, and distributes throughout facility
  • Record items taken from inventory
  • Calculate the weight of the skid by placing boxes on a scale
  • Maintain a neat and orderly work area.
  • Verify, count and condition for all material being received from suppliers
  • Provide production floor with product as necessary
  • Participate in Inventory control assignments
  • Subscribe to and practices 5S principles, and JIT procedures
  • Adhere to and follow ISO guidelines
  • Must work in a safe and healthy manner, following all safety rules and policies
  • Work a full time shift schedule with regular attendance and ability to work overtime as needed

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Skilled in operating electric sit down fork trucks, electric (or gas) stand-up, hand or reach trucks and pallet jacks in a warehouse environment to move stock and reorganize storage
  • Ability to operate vehicle equipment in tight and/or congested areas
  • Knowledge and familiarity using a variety of hand tools
  • Ability to make adjustments for frequent interruptions and changing priorities caused by rush orders, production or shipping delays
  • Aware of proper storage and product placement in the warehouse
  • Skilled in lifting heavy box materials and objects
  • Ability to take direction and work with minimal supervision and as a team member
  • Focus on customer service and quality
  • Accurately performs multiple operational tasks assigned within the facility
  • Good verbal communication skills in English to exchange information with co-workers and supervisors


  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Demonstrated hands-on experience working in a material handler capacity and/or in warehouse environment
  • Cable and wire experience a plus
  • Must distinguish colors and pass a colorblind test
  • Proficient reading comprehension skills in English to understand written information on packaging, contents, handling specifications and instructions, bills of lading, MSDS sheets, and other pertinent information

Typical Physical Demands:

  • Ability to stand for long periods of time
  • Frequent bending, stooping, moving within the plant to move product and materials daily
  • Lifting, carrying, moving, and reaching to maneuver a minimum of 70 lbs of materials, product, boxes, cartons, packages in the facility
  • Move within facility to inside office locations and/or warehouse areas, to loading dock areas, including outdoors throughout all seasons
  • Eye hand coordination
  • Hand and finger dexterity


Fax#: (603) 634-4174
Mailing Address: 900 Holt Avenue, Manchester, NH 03109, Attn: Human Resources

Manufacturing Engineer - Pensacola, Florida

Manufacturing Engineer


Reports to: Manufacturing General Manager
Department: Manufacturing
Location: Pensacola, FL

Position Summary:

Florida plant manufactures high-performance brake lines used by the automotive industry, is seeking an experienced Manufacturing/Production Engineer to join our team.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Develop and optimize reliable manufacturing processes to ensure new and existing products meet all quality specifications, production rate requirements, and customer expectations.
  • Design, implement and maintain product launches including: ordering equip/tooling, establishing cycle times, creating SOP’s
  • Create and review product drawings, process flow charts, design and risk assessment data for accuracy and feasibility.
  • Identify, investigate, and assist in resolving problems and eliminating defects and waste.
  • Assist with general engineering requirements relating to production and maintenance, and support all corporate engineering activities and R & D efforts.
  • Create and maintain routings, packaging specs, and other information in the MRP system.
  • Identify, propose, and implement cost reduction/avoidance ideas, and productive, efficiency, quality and continuous improvements.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent.
  • Minimum of 2 years engineering experience preferably in an automotive manufacturing environment (IATF 16949).
  • Program Management experience (launch to production)
  • Must have AutoCad (or equivalent), tooling and fixture experience.
  • Able to withstand extensive standing or walking.


Send resume to:
Fax#: (603) 634-4174
Mailing Address: 900 Holt Avenue, Manchester, NH 03109, Attn: Human Resources

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