Bowling Green / Kentucky / United States of America / Production & Manufacturing / Full time

Material Handler

What you will enjoy doing

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  • Performing all activities needed to maintain material supplies in an efficient, careful, attentive way, observing good manufacturing practices and production, quality and safety standards
  • Maintaining machines and equipment to ensure correct volumes and quality of raw material
  • Ensuring material availability and accurate inventory: ensuring delivered materials are stored in the correct location, including labels; ensuring silo’s capacities are checked at shift start and finish to guarantee machines do not run out of material; checking with Supervisor at the beginning of shift for any pending color changes; ensuring a correct and accurate inventory is taken, as requested; reporting to Production Manager any anticipated shortages of colorants
  • Ensuring efficient material usage: ensuring regrind waste is kept to a minimum and that any waste is recorded; ensuring any regrind that can be returned to the machines is returned as soon as possible
  • Color Changes: ensuring all correct procedures are followed during a color change; ensuring materials no longer being used are returned to the correct area; ensuring material hoses are hooked up correctly
  • Ensuring cleanliness of regrind room, label room and mezzanine
  • Assisting Maintenance and Mold Change Team

What makes you great

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Experience in manufacturing environment
  • Experience as Material Handler preferred
  • Being able to lift up to 50 pounds
  • Being able to operate Forklifts

What you can expect working with us

  • Health and Wellness Care Program
  • Dependent Care Cost Savings Program
  • Recognition programs
  • Promotional opportunities
  • 401K Retirement Plan and excellent Matching Plan
  • Medical, dental, vision plan
  • Education assistance program
  • Short term, long term and life insurance paid by ALPLA
  • Paid vacation
  • Paid holidays



ms Sonia Berman, Human Resources

377 Southwood Ct.

42101 Bowling Green