Material Handler 1 A12 – (3rd Shift 10:30pm-7am) Job

  • AGCO
  • US - IL - Assumption
  • 1 week ago

Company Name: AGCO

Location: Assumption, IL, US - 62510

Job Duration: 2021-11-21 to 2021-12-21


Job Title:  Material Handler 1

Department: North Building A12

Shift: 3rd Shift, 10:30pm-7am, plus OT when production demand is high                                   

Classification: Non-exempt/Hourly starting at $$15.50/hr up to $23/hr depending on experience, plus an additional $1 shift differential                                    

Reports to: Sr. Production Manager/Production Supervisor


Job Summary

The Material Handler receives, stores, and distributes material, tools, equipment and products within the plant, ensuring accuracy and timeliness of all job functions.

Job Responsibilities

  • Responsible for reporting inventory discrepancies to the Team Leader/Supervisor
  • Understands Shipping dock layout
  • Can utilize a forklift to place parts for parts presentation
  • Can make sound decisions to promote safety, quality and customer service
  • Ability to communicate with Team Leader/Material Expeditor to facilitate parts that are short
  • Adhere to all safety standards
  • Compliant and understand all AGCO and OSHA required forklift training
  • Directly responsible for the following KPI’s: SCOT and Damages
  • Ability to promote and enforce 5S standards
  • Understands the preparation for pallet requirements
  • Must be able to create barcodes for part identification
  • Must be able to operate a stand up fork lift
  • Must be able to operate a sit down lift truck
  • Must be able to operate a Combi Lift truck
  • Must be able pull and scan out transfer orders
  • Implement all aspects of AGCO Lean and Quality Management systems.
  • Other responsibilities as assigned.


Safety Responsibilities

Employees/temporary employees are responsible for individual compliance with all safety rules, policies and procedures.  Employee/temporary employee responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Other responsibilities as assigned.
  • Comply with all safety rules, policies and procedures.
  • Report any unsafe practices and/or conditions to their supervisor.
  • Wear required personal protective equipment (PPE) and report any defective PPE.
  • Report all near-misses, incidents, injuries, illnesses, including mobile equipment or property damage.
  • Participation in the site Safety and Health Program.


Essential skills


High school diploma or GED.


Qualifications and Experience

  • Previous manufacturing or warehouse experience preferred.
  • Successful completion of AGCO and OSHA forklift training required within one week of start date.
  • Basic computer skills.
  • Ability to read a tape measure.
  • Ability to read, write and use basic math skills (addition, subtraction, multiplication and division).
  • Strong mechanical aptitude with the ability to follow precise instructions.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with peers, managers and across departments.


Supervisory Responsibility

This position has no supervisory responsibilities.


Work Environment

While performing the duties of this job, the employee works with or near to moving trucks, trailers and fork trucks and near large machinery and equipment daily. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud. The employee is exposed to a variety of extreme conditions including temperatures ranging from 40°F to 105°F.


Physical Demands

The physical demands here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential job functions of this job.


While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl and use hands and fingers to handle or feel; and reach, push, and pull with hands or arms. The employee must be able to stand for up to twelve hours per day. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.


Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.


Ability to climb step ladders and rolling ladders/stairs, step on and off fork tuck frequently, and work inside and outside in variable temperatures.


The employee must wear personal protective equipment (i.e. eye protection, hearing protection, safety shoes, gloves, sleeves, etc.)



No travel is expected for this position.


Additional Eligibility Qualifications



AAP/EEO Statement

AGCO is an equal employment opportunity employer and is committed to maintaining a workplace that is free of inappropriate or unlawful conduct on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or other protected group status as provided by law.


Other Duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.