MTEQ Material Handler in Kilmarnock, Virginia
Location: Kilmarnock, VA
Job Code: 756
Founded in 1992, MTEQ is a woman-owned business that provides superior Technical Services and Rapid Prototyping support to Government and commercial customers. We have more than 25 years of specialized experience in system development, electronics fabrication, and full-scale tactical prototyping, and systems integration for a variety of defense and commercial applications. MTEQ maintains a high performance culture that emphasizes quality, productivity, process improvement, goal attainment, and the recruitment and development of a superior workforce.
MTEQ is seeking a trained Material Handler to assist in our Kilmarnock, VA location.
The Material Handler, will act as a water-spider to deliver work to and from all work stations within the facility, identifies parts, part numbers, quantities and works with higher-level inventory associates to support manufacturing activities to meet production line/program material demands and assure parts availability to support daily assembly requirements.
Understands material, purposes and signals in order to effectively deliver parts to and from necessary assembly operations and inventory locations
Supply all materials to the designated assembly areas
Excellent attention to detail imperative
Re-stock materials to support activities for point-of-use for production associates.
Keeps all materials organized, and prepared for easy presentation to the production line at all times
Sets-up the line so that all materials are in place when shift begins and as needed, as directed by Supervisor.
Identifies parts and escalates discrepancies to production leads, materials manager or other supervision
Interfaces with internal customer(s) and ensures parts availability to support daily assembly requirements
Perform any and all functions relating to keeping materials supplied, delivered and presented to associates on production line in such a manner as not to interrupt or interfere with their ability to perform their production responsibilities within the posted takt time.
Supports manufacturing activities to meet production line/program material demands
Assist where needed, as directed by the team leader, if a “bottleneck” or line stoppage occurs to facilitate getting the line back on pace.
Replenish all materials needed on the production line in a timely manner
Communicate with Team Leader, Material Handlers or other Support personnel the needs of the area and follow up on any information that may affect production
Complete all required training applicable to assigned position.
Exhibit positivity, flexibility, creativity, and a willingness to take on new responsibilities as requested or required
Provides continuous improvement ideas in order to support lean and production initiatives.
Ensures quality product utilizing quality procedures.
Performs other duties as required and available for overtime as necessary
At least 1 year relevant job-related experience and/or training
High School Diploma or equivalent preferred
MRP experience as relevant to inventory transactions
Ability to operate a forklift (certification preferred )
Good organization skills required
Ability to repeatedly lift up to 70 lbs.
Basic math skills
Ability to be flexible and possess a willingness to work in all areas as needed
Ability to stand for 8 10 hours
Ability to work in a team environment
Ability to operate pallet jack and hand cart
Ability to understand and follow work instructions
Ability to use a hand-held scanner.
Good verbal communication skills.
PRIMARY LOCATION: Kilmarnock, VA
SCHEDULE: Full time
MTEQ is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
If because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process please send an e-mail to email@example.com or call (540) 658-2720 Opt 2 and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information.