14 days old

Material Handler - 1st & 2nd Shift

Auburn, WA 98001

Come flourish with Valassis Manufacturing!

Thrive in an environment of mutual accountability where multi-skilled employees and collaborative teams participate in planning, organizing and executing a daily business plan.
Join an operations team that exceeds client expectations by enhancing print capabilities, digital offers, and customer service.
Work with complex technologies from industry leading equipment and international suppliers that specialize in digital printing, manufacturing automation and IT systems.
Develop your technical skills through in-depth training and certification processes.
Explore your passion working with advanced, robotics equipment.
Dive into a dynamic business environment with a sophisticated manufacturing process that delivers relevant marketing campaigns and solutions to help our partners, clients and customers grow their business.

Logistics Technician 1 (Forklift Operator).
1st Shift: Wednesday - Saturday, 5:45AM - 4:30PM.
2nd Shift: Tuesday to Friday 5:00 p.m. to 3:30 a.m.

Position Summary:

Responsible for the safe and efficient operation of powered industrial trucks while loading and unloading trucks on the receiving dock. 
Responsible for moving materials to and from the production area and cleanliness of the warehouse. 
Responsible for preparing for shipments out of the facility in accordance with all procedures. 
Post all raw materials movements on the computerized tracking system. 

Key Duties / Responsibilities:

Moves material within and from the warehouse to the production area, and returns finished products to the shipping area.
Works closely with machine leads and site supervision to manage raw materials, to insure continuous production of finished products.
Interprets work orders and performs appropriate duties to support production machine changeovers.
Unloads trucks of raw materials and loads recycling material on trucks in a safe, timely and cost effective manner
Performs good housekeeping techniques at the job site areas, properly handling paper waste and debris, and the removal of all potential safety hazards from the general area.
Moves all materials within production area and locates copy.
Produces in/out reports and completes Problem Material Reports.
Removes pallets, strapping and packing materials, and moves recycle materials to recycle area.
Maintains facility by applying Environmental Health & Safety and Good Housekeeping Standards as needed.
Receives and stores all postal equipment until needed by production.
Weighs, as required, and places in proper location all finished products following company/department guidelines.
As required by USPS, completes accurately all required paperwork, to ensure proper loads prior to dispatching trucks.

Education & Knowledge:

Ability to speak and communicate effectively utilizing the English language, preferred.
Prefer high school diploma or equivalent.

Experience / Skills / Abilities:

0 1 year related experience.
Ability to multi-task.
Safety certification for power industrial equipment.

Supervisory Responsibility:


Communication & Contacts (Internal/External):

Communicate with other production team members.

Physical Requirements / Working Conditions:

Must be able to lift 30 to 50 pounds on a routine basis.
Bending, stooping, climbing.
Valassis, a Vericast business, is the leader in marketing technology and consumer engagement. We work with over 60,000 companies and brands in a wide array of industries, partnering to anticipate consumer intent, inspire action, and create demand. NCH Marketing Services, Inc. and Clipper Magazine are Valassis subsidiaries, and RetailMeNot Everyday is its consumer brand. Its signature Have You Seen Me? program delivers hope to missing children and their families. Follow Valassis on LinkedIn, Instagram, Facebook and Twitter.
Valassis offers a generous total rewards benefits package that includes medical, dental and vision coverage, dollar for dollar 401K matching and generous PTO allowance. A wide variety of additional benefits like life insurance, employee assistance and pet insurance are also available, not to mention smart and friendly coworkers!
Valassis considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin or ancestry, sex, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other legally protected status. In addition, Valassis will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. 


Posted: 2020-03-17 Expires: 2020-04-25

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