Weld Material Handler

Website Farm Tek

Location:  FarmTek

Dyersville, IA

Contact: Jennifer Meneguin-Velte

Phone:  563-875-2288

Fax:  563-875-2317


Position Available:  Weld Material Handler

Number of openings:  1 on 2nd shift

Summary:  The person in this position reports to the Weld Supervisor, and is responsible for dispatching material from one location to another, loading and unloading the carousel, and other tasks as assigned.

Tasks & Responsibilities:

  1. Move material from storage locations to production stations for setup for one or another production operations. Ensure that all production stations have sufficient material for continuous operation.
  2. Move completed items from the production line to storage locations.
  3. Move items to the paint location, then touchup and paint.
  4. Perform other tasks as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:

Knowledge of general material handling practices and safety procedures

Ability to operate material handling equipment including forklifts, pallet jacks, banders, hoists, and lifting equipment

Ability to lift 50 pounds

Ability to read and follow written and verbal instructions

Skill in material handling techniques

Physical Requirements:

In addition to heavy lifting, this job requires, variously, continuous standing, walking, sitting, light lifting, carrying, pushing/pulling, kneeling, crawling, climbing, and squatting

Environmental Conditions:

This job is required to be performed, variously, in hot, humid, dry, dusty, and cold conditions both inside and outside.

Minimum Requirements:

Ability to read and interpret instructions, one year experience with material handling equipment, communication skills appropriate for the job, and ability to follow instructions and work with minimal supervision

Training Needs:

Certification in forklift operation, and continuous training in company material control and safety policies and procedures

To apply for this job email your details to hrdeptiowa@farmtek.com