Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Hiring: FT Materials Handler/Driver


WACOSA, a non-profit organization in the St. Cloud area, dedicated to providing services to adults with developmental disabilities, is seeking a FT Materials Handler/ Driver to join our Waite Park team.

Job Duties
  • Operates forklifts and pallet jacks to load and unload product from trucks, move product around work floor, and place pallets on pallet racking for storage.
  • Operates cube truck and 26,000 gross vehicle weight vehicle(s), with lifts to pick up and deliver product, recycling and documents to be shredded.
  • Completes inventory of product, supplies, and other items delivered to WACOSA.
  • Prepares completed product for shipping (boxing, stretch wrapping, banding, etc.).
  • Completes paperwork and data entry as needed for inventory, shipping/receiving and driving. 
  • Communicates with business customers in a professional and courteous manner via phone, fax, and e-mail regarding inventory, shipping, receiving, and scheduling for document shred and recycling pick-ups, or other information needed, for job completion.
  • Assists in set-up of production jobs; including work flow, product inventory, and training of staff on job completion and quality specifications.
  • Assists with time studies and performance measurements as needed.
  • Assists DocuShred business customers with drop-offs and pick-ups of documents to be shredded.
  • Maintains knowledge of NAID policy and certification standards. 
  • Works closely with the WACOSA Program and Maintenance departments.
  • Cross trains with other Materials Handlers/Drivers as assigned.
  • Adheres to all WACOSA safety policies & procedures, acts as a role model for others, and holds self/others accountable.
  • Other duties as assigned.
Qualifications
  • HS Diploma/GED required
  • A minimum of (1) one year Production, Manufacturing, or Warehouse experience required
  • Must be 20+ years old, possess a valid MN Driver’s License, and have an insurable driving record; driving is required
  • CDL preferred (or ability to obtain a CDL required)
  • Must be willing to submit to a Health Card Physical, Motor Vehicle Check, Criminal Background Check, & Drug Screen (post offer)
  • Basic computer skills (i.e. MS Office Suite) required
  • Fine motor control, attention to detail, organization, and ability to perform repetitive tasks required
  • People skills, patience, ability to convey information/ideas so others can understand, and the ability to maintain confidentiality are a must
  • Strong communication skills and ability to interact in a professional manner are a must
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision required
  • Forklift experience preferred
  • Routine lifting up to 50 lbs. (occasional lifting up to 70 lbs.)
  • Frequent standing for prolonged periods
  • Frequent pushing/pulling
  • Frequent sitting and operation of a motor vehicle for prolonged periods
  • Intermittent bending, twisting, and reaching 
  • Working indoors and outdoors in all weather conditions
How to Apply
Position is FT & includes competitive benefits pkg. Send a completed application (avail. at www.WACOSA.org under ‘Contact Us') -OR- complete in-person at:

WACOSA
Front Desk (320 Bldg. Sundial Dr., Door 3)
P.O. Box 757
Waite Park, MN 56387

**NO phone calls please**

WACOSA is an EO/M/W/Disability/AA Employer membership
All candidates are considered w/o regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender, disability, age, or marital status, sexual orientation or preference, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or on a local rights commission