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Freight Material Handler

- Merced, California

Quad/Graphics

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More than just another employer, we pride ourselves on being a company with a soul. Quad’s culture is built on a rich legacy of passionate, innovative people always striving to find a better way. As a global marketing services provider, Quad leverages worldwide capabilities and leading-edge technology to help brand owners market and distribute their products more efficiently and effectively - transforming the industry with the combined power of digital and print.

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Job ID 20198 Date posted Jul.. 21, 2021 Location Merced, California Full Time / Part Time Part time (PT)

Quad/Graphics


A leading global provider of print and media solutions, Quad/Graphics is powered by a passion for innovation and the most advanced platform in the industry. Our collaborative team of “can-do” people continually challenge the status quo, creating groundbreaking solutions that push the boundaries of communications.


Quad is seeking an experienced part-time Forklift Drivers for our Merced Finishing Department. The Material Handler will be responsible for the loading/unloading of semi-trailers, packaging of finished product, the servicing of production machines and maintaining accurate inventories with the use of an on board PC and RF bar coding system.  
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Understands and follows all distribution standard operating and safety procedures.
  • Performs all post-skidding operations, which may include: strapping, banding, wrapping, card-boarding, boxing, baling, weighing and compressing
  • Safely operates a powered industrial truck to transport product to various departments
  • Responsible for the assembly of shipping cartons to include the following operations: taping, strapping, addressing, shrink-wrapping and banding
  • Loads and unloads materials from delivery vehicles using loading ramps and tracks roll stock looking for reject rolls
  • Review and/ or complete all material logs and production record paperwork as required
  • Performs clean-up and waste removal tasks
  • Coordinates trucking of product with shipping for staging purposes
  • Follows all company and OSHA safety regulations and promote safe work habits with peers
  • Effective communication between supervisor and incoming/outgoing operator regarding shift expectations
  • Performs other duties as assigned
Qualifications
Must have at least 1 year of forklift experience, prefer a candidate who is forklift certified. This position also requires the ability to bend and lift 10-15 pounds continuously, ability to lift up to 50 pounds occasionally, stand long hours, use hands and wrists continuously. The ability to perform basic math calculations is essential. Good verbal and written comprehension skills a must. Must be able to communicate in English. 
The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Additional Company Information  
We offer excellent benefits to eligible employees, including 401(k), holidays, vacations and more.
Quad/Graphics is an equal employment opportunity employer. The Company’s policy is not to unlawfully discriminate against any applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, age, military or veteran status, disability, genetic information or any other consideration made unlawful by applicable federal, state, or local laws. The Company also prohibits harassment of applicants and employees based on any of these protected categories.
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