MAPEI Corporation

  • Warehouse Operator I / Forklift Driver / Material; Handler

    Job Locations US-IL-West Chicago
    Posted Date 2 months ago(10/12/2018 4:38 PM)
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  • Overview

    MAPEI Group, established in 1937, is a privately owned global corporation headquartered in Milan, Italy, with 81 subsidiaries including 70 plants in 32 countries. The company specializes in manufacturing chemical products for building, including waterproofing products, special mortars and admixtures for concrete, products for the restoration of ancient buildings, and special decorative and protective coatings for walls.

    MAPEI is celebrating 80 years in business as the world leader in the manufacturing of mortars, grouts, adhesives and complementary products for the installation of all types of floor and wall coverings. Annual revenues exceed $3B, and the company employs approximately 10,000 people worldwide.


    Purpose of the Position 


    Safely and efficiently support all aspects of the shipping, receiving, distribution, handling, storing, and conservation of products within established guidelines and according to MAPEI’s high quality standards.


    Essential Duties and Responsibilities  

    This is a progressive entry level first tier position that supports daily plant operations. On a daily basis, the Incumbent will:


    Communicate immediately to Manager, Supervisor and/or Lead-person, any discrepancies or nonconformities found on received and stored materials, tools, and/or finished products.


    Maintain a clean, safe and orderly work environment by  properly identifying and storing ingredients, supplies and products as directed by supervisors and  efficiently using various hand tools and equipment such as push brooms, mops, floor sweepers, cleaning chemicals, trash receptacles, etc. 


    Accurately and promptly determine items to be picked, gathered or distributed by read and administer daily shipping schedule and instructions, customer orders, work orders, shipping orders, and requisitions.


    Fulfill customer orders by accurately selecting products as specified on the pick tickets. This is accomplished by arranging the orders on pallets, systematically recording product, and conveying the order to the packaging stations to be stretch-wrapped.


    Convey products, materials, and/or finished goods to and/or from warehouse locations for use in the production process or in preparation for shipment to the customer by effectively operating material handling equipment such as industrial lift trucks, electric walkies, pallet jacks, etc.


    Sort, place, and identify materials and/or products on racks, shelves, or bins according to pre-determined sequence such as: Size, Type, Style, Color, Product Code, or Warehouse location.


    Complete requisitions, work orders, or requests of materials, tools, and/or other items; and distribute to production workers.


    Record and verify that orders ready for shipment comply with the all pick ticket specifications.


    Safely and carefully load and unload trucks and/or containers with stacked finished products, raw materials, and/or other items.


    Assist other operators as directed by supervisors in performing all activities associated with product warehousing and any other task assigned by supervisors.


    Communicate immediately to Operators, Supervisors, or any member of management all circumstances which may affect quality or are considered questionable and unsafe.


    Conform with and abide by all regulations, policies, work procedures, safety rules and instructions.


    Perform other duties as required.


    Computer Equipment and Software Requirements

    The position requires basic abilities to work with a personal computer in a Windows environment.


    Education and Experience Required

    HS degree (GED equivalent) with warehousing experience and lift-truck certification.


    Licensing or other Special Requirements

    Valid driver’s license and good driving record.

    Ability to lift up to 55 lbs. independently; and up to 100 lbs. with assistance

    Forklift Certification.


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