Crane Material Handler – Raw Materials/Transportation in Dalton, Massachusetts

Let us introduce ourselves. Crane Currency is a fully integrated supplier of banknotes for more than 50 central banks from all over the world, as well as a pioneer in advanced micro-optics technology. We're proud to have just been named "Banknote and Currency Services Provider of the Year" by Central Banking Publications for our cutting-edge security features and state-of-the-art designs.

Our people are our most valuable asset, and we are committed to hiring and retaining the best in the industry. That’s why we offer outstanding rewards, including excellent incentives, superb resources and opportunity for growth and advancement. More than a company, we’re a community of professionals dedicated to excellence and passionate about what we do. Bring your best game and we will provide you with the opportunity to thrive.

Teamwork is Currency at Crane

We're looking for a Material Handler to join the Raw Material/Transportation Department in Dalton, MA. In this position, you will play a critical role with an exciting organization known for innovative currency and banknote technology. This is a first shift position.

The Materials Handler is responsible for the receiving and offloading of chemicals, raw fiber bales, and operating supplies; the moving, storage, and transfer of materials between the warehouses and mills; and the disposal of materials like bale wrap, wires, chemicals, and recycleables. These tasks are performed in support of both the Raw Materials and Transportation operations. Progression to the Grade 2 level is contingent upon successfully qualifying to fill in for the Transportation Dispatcher.

Additional responsibilities include:

  • Receives incoming cotton and flax bales. Must perform all ERP inventory control system procedures.

  • Based on written and verbal instructions, selects, transports and loads trucks with wet lap products for shipment

  • Completes needed shipping documents associated with transfers of products to other mill locations thru J.D. Edwards

  • Performs daily inspection of pulp in storage areas, monitoring for mold issues. Provides samples for retesting as required.

  • Performs shipping function for test samples and Central stores, as required

  • Performs inventory cycle counts, as required. Maintain appropriate documentation of inventories and incoming shipments.

  • Hauls and empties trash dumpsters from various areas

  • Willingness to work extended and odd hours when necessary

  • Effectively prioritize workload with little supervision

Crane offers pay starting at $19.38/hour, excellend benefits, generous 401k match, profit sharing and much more. Our company is a fast-paced, global business with tight deadlines and high expectations for superior quality products. Don’t miss out, apply now!

  • High School Diploma or equivalent

  • Must be able to read, write, keep accurate records, and follow written and verbal procedure/instructions

  • Basic math and unit conversion skills

  • Basic computer skills (knowledge of ERP inventory control systems, desired)

  • Possess and maintain a valid Massachusetts Driver’s License (Class D) with a minimum of three years documented clean driving record and have own transportation to move between locations

  • Ability to safely and effectively operate material handling equipment (forklift, pallet jack, etc.) and maintain the appropriate license or certification requirements

  • Possess the ability to accurately read and interpret gauges and measurement devices

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team

  • Willingness to be part of a Process Excellence/Continuous Improvement Team

  • Background in material flow and inventory techniques desired

The person selected for this position will need to demonstrate suitability for employment in a position of Public Trust consistent with our US Government contract requirements.

Crane offers a competitive benefits package to full-time employees, including health, dental, vision, and life insurance, a 401k match and more. Qualified candidates are invited to apply via our careers page at Crane is a drug free workplace.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/Vet/Disab

ID: 2019-2249

External Company Name: Crane & Co.

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