Warehouse Material Handler / Lift Operator

What we’re looking for…
Oatey is a diversified plumbing manufacturing company that encompasses chemical manufacturing, injection molding, metal stamping operations, plating operations and supply chain services. Material Handlers accurately process all customer and replenishment orders in a manner to ensure safety, quality and performance goals are met on a daily basis.
  • Optional overtime opportunities- 8 hour M-F schedule

  • Health/dental/life benefits plan, a matching 401K up to 5%, and the possibility of a year-end cash profit sharing bonus!

Expectations & Accountabilities …

  • Pull raw material request orders for delivery to specified work centers in production and properly scan in RF device; supply required consumables to production areas and handle disposal of some waste from the production floor, i.e. bad pallets, recyclables, etc.
  • Return material to the raw warehouse and consolidate into existing bays where possible upon put away and properly scan in RF device.
  •   Follow all safety procedures, including safety startup checklists at the beginning of the shift for powered industrial vehicles, notifying the team leader/supervisor of any equipment problems immediately, wearing all required PPE, participating in 6S events, and maintaining good housekeeping and execution of standard work.
  •  Report any scrap, damaged product, or quality problems to the team leader/supervisor immediately.
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers by willingness to take on additional responsibility and/or support as assigned.
  • Other duties as assigned.

What you’ll need to be successful…

  • Good communication skills, English fluency, both verbal and written. Forklift operator authorization required and demonstrated ability in safe equipment operation, including elevated locations (heights).
  • Must be able to comply with manufacturer’s weight limit to wear required safety tether for picking at elevated locations. Demonstrated ability in proper freight handling.
  • Working knowledge of all hazardous shipping rules and regulations. Willingness to work and to follow instructions. Reading ability sufficient to identify labels and understand written documentation.
  • Cooperative attitude toward co-workers and supervisors.

Qualifications that will set you apart….

One to four (1-4) years of experience in a warehouse setting. Skills in operating a forklift, reach truck, and order picker are preferred, but not required (applicant will be required to complete the company powered industrial truck certification training and operate an order picker within first 3 months).

Why Oatey?

  • At Oatey, our purpose has always been to deliver quality, build trust and improve lives through the products that we make.
  • We value Collaboration, Integrity, Respect, Courage, Leadership, and Excellence above all else.
  • Our vision is to remain and continue to grow as a market leader, to enrich the lives of our Associates, to challenge the status quo, and to foster an inclusive environment in every regard.
  • Our purpose, mission, and vision are not possible without the right people, and we are committed to fostering an inclusive, engaging, and rewarding environment for our Associates.
  • Oatey has a total rewards philosophy which encompasses compensation, benefits, work-life effectiveness, recognition, performance management, tuition reimbursement, mental health wellness, and talent development.
  • Come join the Oatey team, where we’re big enough to matter and small enough that YOU matter!

Oatey Total Rewards

  • Competitive pay based on experience and merit
  • Annual Cash Profit Sharing (discretionary)
  • Health Insurance for our associates’ averages $100 or less a month (single coverage).
  • Generous benefits including up to $2,700 company contribution to Health Savings Account
  • 401(k) with a 5% company match
  • Tuition reimbursement in an environment that encourages advancement
  • Associate well-being benefits including CALM App and mental health therapy
  • Diverse and inclusive environment
At Oatey we are committed to help our Associates grow their career. Apply today and grow with Oatey!