Material Handler in Sanford, ME at CoWorx Staffing Services

Date Posted: 12/30/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

CoWorx Staffing has exciting new opportunities for Material Handlers in Sanford, ME. This role is responsible for moving raw material, purchased parts, and subassemblies to and from the points of use to ensure manufacturing continuity. This position will interact with a variety of manufacturing, purchasing, planning, and engineering personnel, and will be in nearly continuous motion throughout the plant, and as such will need to demonstrate excellent judgment and ability to work independently, with minimal supervision

Workplace Safety is Top of Mind. Your health and safety always come first. That is why our facilities are undergoing rigorous and regular cleanings. Face masks are required on site and social distancing measures are in place throughout our building. Everyone that enters the building follows these procedures. We’ve got you covered.

Training Provided: Entry-level candidates are encouraged to apply!

Job Requirements

Primary Duties:

  • Shipping and Receiving duties
  • Identify, label, pull, and replenish materials from inventory as needed
  • Maintain, promote, and improve and orderly process of tracking and moving inventory 
  • Provide timely feedback to engineering and procurement 
  • Pull spare part orders for customer fulfillment
  • Assist in packaging, crating, and shipping of orders
  • Utilize power equipment, including pallet jacks, hand trucks, carts, forklifts, etc.
  • Keep accurate counts and maintain accuracy through cycle counting
  • Prepare for and participate in annual physical inventory
  • Maintain a safe, clean, and orderly work area 


  • Ability to lift 50 lbs.
  • Repeated lifting, moving, bending, pushing, pulling, reaching, and stretching
  • Continuous standing/walking
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Good computer skills including MS Word, Excel, and MRP experience
  • Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing preferred
  • Team player with excellent interpersonal skills
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to work well under deadlines and pressure

Benefits Include:

  • Health, Dental, and Vision
  • Life and Disability Insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Employee Referral Programs

Hours Available:

  • 7am-3:30pm

At this time we are happy to offer phone or video interviews to interested candidates. Contact us today for more details, or to schedule an appointment!