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Senior Material Handler

Company: Federal Signal
Location: University Park
Posted on: September 24, 2022

Job Description:

Federal Signal Corporation (NYSE: FSS) provides products and services to protect people and our planet. Founded in 1901, Federal Signal is a leading global designer, manufacturer and supplier of products and total solutions that serve municipal, governmental, industrial and commercial customers. Headquartered in Oak Brook, Ill., with manufacturing facilities worldwide, the Company operates two groups: Environmental Solutions and Safety and Security Systems.Federal Signal in University Park is a leading manufacturer and supplier of comprehensive systems and products used to protect people and property. Our products and integrated solutions include systems for campus and community alerting, emergency vehicles, first responder interoperable communications, industrial communications, and command and municipal networked security. Specific products include: lightbars and sirens, public warning sirens and public safety software. We manufacture our safety and security systems in the United States, Europe and South Africa.Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Perform tasks to requisition and store materials, supplies, parts and components
  • Accumulate and move items/containers to designated areas. Interact with other departments.
  • Work from schedules, shop orders, CRT and instructions.
  • Record data (i.e., quantity, shortages, errors, damaged parts) to align with inventory.
  • Visually check work to maintain quality standards and notify supervisor or recurring defects and operating difficulties.
  • Prepare tickets/maintain records and other documents as required.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.Position RequirementsEducation, Skills, and Work Experience:
    • Ability to operate a fork truck.
    • Ability to use hand and power tools and other material handling equipment to include, but not limited to pallet jack and hand truck.
    • Proficiency in navigating and utilizing computer software including but not limited to JDE, Kronos, EDI and using DSI guns and fax.
    • Ability to work effectively in a team environment and follow verbal/written work instructions.
    • Ability to perform work safely and follow safety policies/rules and regulations.
    • High School diploma or equivalent is required.
    • Must be able to work from schedules, shop orders and instructions.
    • Must have a valid license for operating powered industrial trucks or pass written assessments after classroom training.Benefits of EmploymentIn addition to excellent career growth opportunities, Federal Signal Corporation offers a wide array of benefits including: annual bonus potential, insurance (life, medical, dental, vision), paid holidays, paid vacation, 401(k) with matching contributions and tuition reimbursement. We provide our employees with a smoke-free, drug-free workplace.The Company is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will not be discriminated against on the basis of, and will receive consideration for employment without regard to, race, religion, national origin, gender, age, disability, genetic information, status as a protected veteran, or any other protected category, characteristic, or trait under applicable law. Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

Keywords: Federal Signal, Joliet , Senior Material Handler, Professions , University Park, Illinois

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