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2nd Shift Material Handler I

Company: Oatey
Location: Buford
Posted on: September 24, 2022

Job Description:

1911 Satellite Blvd, Buford, Georgia 30518 United States of America

* At Oatey we are committed to help our Associates grow their career. Apply today and grow with Oatey!
* Who is Oatey?

Since 1916, Oatey has provided reliable, high-quality products for the residential and commercial plumbing industries. We believe that our purpose is to deliver quality, build trust and improve lives.

The Oatey family of companies are Oatey, Cherne, Keeney, Quick Drain, Hercules, Dearborn, GF Thompson, William H. Harvey, Masters, Contact, and Belanger.

Our brands are synonymous with quality, integrity, and trust in the plumbing industry.

Join the Oatey team!

We're big enough to matter & small enough that---

YOU matter!

Buford Distribution

Because our business is growing, we need to hire top talent. We're hoping you're that future team member!

Buford Distribution is a team atmosphere and a commitment to safety and quality!

2nd shift schedule is as follows: Monday - Thursday/3:00 pm - 11:30 pm and Friday/10:00 am - 6:30 pm.

Position Summary

Accurately processes all customer and replenishment orders in a manner to ensure safety, quality and performance goals are met on a daily basis.

Position Responsibilities

1. Pull raw material request orders for delivery to specified work centers in production and properly scan in RF device; supply required consumables to production areas and handle disposal of some waste from the production floor, i.e. bad pallets, recyclables, etc.

2. Return material to the raw warehouse and consolidate into existing bays where possible upon put away and properly scan in RF device.

3. Follow all safety procedures, including safety startup checklists at the beginning of the shift for powered industrial vehicles, notifying the team leader/supervisor of any equipment problems immediately, wearing all required PPE, participating in 6S events, and maintaining good housekeeping and execution of standard work.

4. Report any scrap, damaged product, or quality problems to the team leader/supervisor immediately.

5. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers by willingness to take on additional responsibility and/or support as assigned.

6. Other duties as assigned.

* Essential Job Functions

Knowledge and Experience


Good communication skills, English fluency, both verbal and written. Forklift operator authorization required and demonstrated ability in safe equipment operation, including elevated locations (heights). Must be able to comply with manufacturer's weight limit to wear required safety tether for picking at elevated locations. Demonstrated ability in proper freight handling. Working knowledge of all hazardous shipping rules and regulations. Willingness to work and to follow instructions. Reading ability sufficient to identify labels and understand written documentation.Cooperative attitude toward co-workers and supervisors.


One to four (1-4) years of experience in a warehouse setting. Skills in operating a forklift, reach truck, and order picker are preferred, but not required (applicant will be required to complete the company powered industrial truck certification training and operate an order picker within first 3 months).

Education and Certification:

High school diploma or equivalent required.

Oatey Total Rewards

* Signing bonus after 90 days of good standing - $2,000

* Competitive pay based on experience and merit with added pay for working 2nd or 3rd shift

* Annual Cash Profit Sharing (discretionary)

* Health Insurance for our associates averages $100 or less a month (single coverage)

* Generous benefits including up to $3,000 company contribution to Health Savings Account

* 401(k) with a 5% company match

* Tuition reimbursement in an environment that encourages advancement

* Associate well-being benefits including CALM App and mental health therapy options

* Recognized for our commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion

Why Oatey?

* At Oatey, our purpose has always been to deliver quality, build trust and improve lives.

* We value Collaboration, Integrity, Respect, Courage, Leadership, and Excellence above all else.

* We embrace diversity, equity, and inclusion - acknowledging, valuing, and leveraging the unique experiences and perspectives of our associates.

* Our vision is to continue to grow as a market leader, enrich the lives of our Associates, and, foster an inclusive environment in every regard.

* Our purpose, mission, and vision are not possible without the right people, and we are committed to fostering an inclusive, engaging, and rewarding environment for our Associates.

Oatey has a total rewards philosophy that encompasses compensation, benefits, work-life effectiveness, recognition, performance management, tuition reimbursement, mental health wellness, and talent development.

Keeney - GA

1911 Satellite Blvd, Suite #100

Buford, GA 30518-5091

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