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106471 - Material Handler - Galway

Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Galway
Date: 27/03/2020
Job Reference: 106471
Contact Name: Tommy McKeown
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Job Description

Material Handler - Galway - 106471

Material Handler

Reports to: Logistics Manger
Department: Logistics
Location: Ballinasloe, Galway

Primary Objectives of Position:
The successful candidate’s responsibilities include but are not limited to the following. These responsibilities may be modified or changed at any time depending on the business needs.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Remove full pallets of boxes to warehouse
  • Refill Plastic material hoppers. To be done 3 times per shift. Average time 45 minutes/visit.
  • Remove waste bins from Assembly and Moulding when full
  • Silicon age – to be done as required. On average each batch will take 10 minutes to load and 10 minutes to unload. Each batch will take 1 hour run time. This does not mean that only 1 batch per shift should be done! Also the machine should be cleaned down at the end of a batch. Minimum of six batches to be completed.
  • Provide empty plastic totes or cardboard boxes to machines.
  • Fill kanbans in assembly. These will happen approx. 8 times per week. M. H. to bring & remove all materials from the work area.
  • Supply boxes, liners to each area, remove waste, plastic totes and recycling. To be done 2 times/shift.
  • Removal of finished pallets, bring up empty pallets. To be done 2 times/shift.
  • Assist in Loading/Emptying container. Work will require participation Tuesday and Friday. In total 180 minutes estimated involvement per week.
  • Removal of rubbish, change plastic bags in all areas of the factory floor. To be done 2 times/shift.
  • Empty the central rubbish trolley to outside bins. To be done 1 time/shift.
  • Recycling & baling of cardboard and plastic. To be done when full.
  • Keep storage area & external yard clean & tidy. All aisle should be clear of pallets.
  • Handover any issues between shifts.
  • Incoming delivery to be palletised and put away on Tuesday to Friday
  • Regrind bags to be changed when full and load onto trailer

Qualification and Other Skills:
  • Forklift licence, experience of appropriate software systems.
  • 2 years stores experience in an ERP environment.

For further information on this Material Handler role in Galway please contact Tommy McKeown - or Telephone: 086 0100903

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