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Material Handler

Company: Vertellus Specialties
Location: Greensboro
Posted on: August 7, 2022

Job Description:

Job Description Material HandlerGreensboro, NCCompany Overview Vertellus is a dynamic global company with more than a century of leadership in manufacturing health, agriculture, and performance chemicals. Our company is also a leading provider in the world of specialty chemicals for agriculture, nutrition, pharmaceutical, fine chemicals, medical, personal care, plastics, coatings, and many other industrial markets. Our products are in the things you use every day – toothpaste, deodorants, vitamins, pharmaceuticals, detergents, plastics, adhesives, inks, tires, and more. Our culture is built on mutual trust and respect for all employees to focus on providing the best products and solutions to our customers. At Vertellus, we hold ourselves and each other Accountable for Delivering Results with a Bias for Action while always acting with the utmost integrity, this is truly what it means to be a Vertellus employee. We take great pride in displaying our Core Values through our work and our teams. *THIS ROLE IS ELIGIBLE FOR AN IMMEDIATE SIGN-ON BONUS OF $500 AND AN ADDITONAL BONUS OF $1,000 AT 90 DAYS OF EMPLOYMENT* Job Summary The Material Handler is responsible for unloading bulk tankers into storage tanks, handle hazardous chemicals, and packaging finished products. This position is required to wear safety equipment such as a respirator, air hood, safety glasses, hard hat, safety gloves, etc. This opportunity is an entry-level role to be evaluated for a chemical operator position. Role and Responsibilities Role Specific Responsibilities

  • Packages, drums, and loads chemicals
  • Fills drums or other containers to the proper weight, both manually and using automated equipment
  • Applies the proper stencil marking and labels
  • Uses forklift truck to move and stack filled drums or containers
  • Adequately documents the work according to FDA regulations
  • Performs additional duties as assigned Problem Solving and Innovation
    • Active participation within continuous improvement activities
    • Participates in problem-solving
    • Takes responsibility and ownership for own learning and development in the spirit of continuous improvement of both self and the business
    • Assists in the training, mentoring, and assessment of other team members
    • Exercises autonomy and judgment subject to overall direction or guidance QualificationsEducation
      • High school diploma or equivalent required Experience
        • A minimum of 1 year of experience in a chemical manufacturing plant or related industry required
        • Experience wearing required PPE, including safety glasses, hard hat, steel toe shoes, gloves, and a respirator Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
          • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail with the ability to adapt quickly to changing business needs and priorities
          • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to flex own style as needed to influence and drive results
          • Ability to work within a multi-functional, global organizational structure and exhibits robust interpersonal skills
          • Self-motivated and able to work within a fast-paced environment
          • Ability to execute strenuous, sometimes repetitive, physical work such as lifting, pushing, or pulling objects up to 50 pounds
          • Demonstrated computer skills and knowledge to navigate electronic documents
          • Ability to work indoors and outdoors (potentially extreme temperatures) and with chemicals and chemic waste products, some of which can be hazardous
          • Embodies the Vertellus Core Values:
          • Accountability: Takes ownership and holds themselves and others accountable
          • Deliver Results: Takes personal responsibility for performance and business results
          • Bias for Action: Plays to win and gets the job done
          • Integrity: Acts ethically, with integrity to act and do in the right way If you have the energy, drive, and passion for joining the Vertellus team, we would love to hear from you. Apply today!Vertellus offers competitive total compensation packages, including benefits such as medical, dental, vision, life, 401(k), disability insurance, flexible spending accounts, health savings accounts, paid time off, and paid holidays. Vertellus is a global Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of and will not be discriminated against on the basis of gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, race, ethnicity, religion, age, veteran status, disability status, genetic information, or any other protected category.

Keywords: Vertellus Specialties, Greensboro , Material Handler, Professions , Greensboro, North Carolina

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