Manufacturing Material Handler

Mar 01, 2018
Mar 10, 2018
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Description

Manufacturing Material Handler
Holo-Krome Company, Wallingford, CT 06492
Part-Time Shift(s): Monday-Thursday 11am-5pm AND Fridays 11am-4pm

The Fastenal Company would like to invite ambitious, hard-working individuals to apply for the position of Part-Time Manufacturing Material Handler. Applicants should be able to bring new ideas and improvements to business practices, work well both independently and as part of a team, and show respect to co-workers, customers, vendors, and visitors in the workplace while demonstrating Fastenal's core values of Ambition, Innovation, Integrity, and Teamwork.

Since 1967 Fastenal has grown as a distributor of industrial and construction supplies from a single store to over 2,500 locations, each providing tailored local inventory and personal service for our customers. As we've expanded across the world, we've retained a core belief in people and their ability to accomplish remarkable things - if given the opportunity. From this philosophy stems an entrepreneurial culture that challenges every employee to run their own business, create their own success, and advance to become company leaders.

As a growth company with a solid financial position, that typically doubles in size every four to five years, we are committed to training, promoting from within, and creating opportunities for our employees. If you have an entrepreneurial spirit and are looking to make your mark as part of an elite growth company, you won't find a better fit than Fastenal.

Holo-Krome Company, a Division of Fastenal Company, is a leading Manufacturer of Fasteners.

Working as a Part-Time Manufacturing Material Handler, you will be responsible for preparing product to be placed in the Pickface areas.

Responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
o Prepare, stage and place material into Pickface by utilizing high-lift equipment, pallet jacks and hand-held scanners.
o Performing data entry functions into the computer system to maintain accurate balances of inventory striving for 100% data accuracy to eliminate inventory write-offs
o Assisting in the movement of material to and from Fastener Pack to Pickface
o Operating material handling equipment, such as forklifts and pallet jacks, to load and move material throughout the Pickface
o Communicating discrepancies to Team Leader
o Supporting picking product

The following skills and qualifications are required for this position:
o Excellent written and oral communication skills
o Basic computer and math skills including decimals and fractions
o Possess an excellent safety record
o Willingness and ability to work a flexible schedule
o Ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment
o Ability to work independently and in a team environment
o Ability to lift, slide, and lower packages that typically weigh 25lbs-50lbs and may weigh up to 75lbs
o Ability to pass the required drug screen (applicable in the US, Puerto Rico, and Guam ONLY)

o Experience working in a shipping/warehouse environment
o Experience using hand-held scanners, electric stock moving equipment, and UPS Shipping machines.

Company Description Holo-Krome is the premier domestic manufacturer of socket screw products and cold headed specials.

Holo-Krome was founded in 1929 in Hartford, CT, relocating to West Hartford in 1936 and most recently to Wallingford CT in 2010.

As part of the Fastenal Company's Manufacturing Division, we have grown to become one of the largest and most well respected names in critical application fasteners with our manufacturing expertise portfolio now including: Grade 9 hex cap screws, B7 A193 Heavy Hex Bolts, 12 point flange bolts.

Through our diverse network of manufacturing locations, we can accommodate virtually any fastener/bolt need from #0 to 4" in diameter.