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Pelican Products Materials Handler, 3rd Shift in South Deerfield, Massachusetts


Performs various duties in unloading, receiving, and storage of raw materials and supplies; shipping, staging and loading of finished materials; supporting internal and external customer needs; control of inventory; kitting for pre-assembly; distribution of work orders, prints, parts, kits to work centers. Fills materials requisitions; basic operation of computer systems; and other similar duties pertaining to the receiving, shipping and storage of a large array of raw and finished materials and supplies. Prepares various documents, schedules daily pickups.

What You'll Do:

  • Works from the computer, prints, verbal and written instructions, as well as established procedures and practices.

  • Checks receipts against purchase orders. Verifies type of material, count, and weight against documentation. Reports discrepancies and damage to supervisor/group leader immediately.

  • Checks drawings for revisions. Reviews work orders and routing for accuracy. Kits parts to work order and distributes.

  • Identifies and isolates materials requiring Quality Assurance inspection. Assists Quality Assurance with the physical movement of materials.

  • Assigns appropriate lot locations to products for best storage and space utilization.

  • Performs pre-assembly.

  • Prepares finished material for shipment.

  • Prepares appropriate documents for domestic and international shipments.

  • Operates internal and external computer systems.

  • Schedules pick up of finished materials.

  • Provides information as requested to internal and external customers.

  • Performs physical inventory cycle counts and reports findings to Lead, Supervisor, and/or Material Analyst.

  • Flows parts to and from outside processing vendors.

  • Operates standard straight body truck to pick up and deliver materials as assigned. Operates mechanical material movement equipment to store and deliver materials to requesters.

  • Follows company policies and practices as outlined in the Employee Handbook and/or applicable employment agreement. Follows safety guidelines and procedures in accordance to the job.

  • Performs additional duties as assigned.

What You'll Need:

Qualifications include:

  • Education: High School Diploma or equivalent specific experience.

  • Minimum of 1-2 years experience in material handling.

  • Basic experience with forklift operation.


  • Actively supports and complies with Pelican’s objectives, guidelines and commitment to Quality and Safety, with an emphasis on continual improvement.

  • Must be able to interact effectively and cooperatively with employees at all levels.

  • Must have the ability to complete assignments within the timeframe specified by the Manager.

  • Must be flexible regarding working hours and overtime. Must be able to work overtime on evenings and weekends, with or without advanced notice.

  • Must be able to operate in a fast-paced environment and handle multiple projects simultaneously.


  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee will be occasionally required to execute standard physical activities within the facility areas (i.e. stand, walk, sit, use hands/fingers).

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee will be occasionally required to execute non-standard physical activities within the facility areas (i.e. climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch).

  • Ability to lift and/or move up to 30 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 40 pounds.

  • This position requires repetitive hand/wrist activities.

Why Join Pelican? Here’s a glimpse of Pelican Perks…

· Generous paid time off plans

· 401k plan – with a competitive match

· Tuition Assistance Program

· Established reputable brand offering premium products – you’ll be proud to represent Pelican!

· Beautiful New England location

· Onsite gym

· Employee discount program on Pelican Products

· Great Benefits – several options including Pet insurance for our animal lovers.

· Wellness Discount Program

· Lucrative employee referral program – get paid to work with your trusted network.

· And more…


With over 40 years of creating the toughest, virtually indestructible, and most dependable products on the market, Pelican Products remains the global leader of high-performance protective case solutions, advanced portable lighting systems, and consumer products we use in our everyday lives to include coolers, phone and tablet cases, backpacks, drinkware, and more! Our products are depended upon by professionals in the most demanding markets including fire safety, law enforcement, life sciences, defense/military, aerospace, entertainment, industrial and consumer. Pelican's products are designed and built to last a lifetime.

Pelican Products, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.