Stock Handler

Date Posted: May 25, 2020

Location: Portland, IN

Status: Full Time Non-Exempt

Job Code: 030


Position will be required to move finished goods from the production area to the warehouse according to the company’s safety, quality, housekeeping and production standards.

Reports to: Production Supervisor/Lead

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Required to safely operate a forklift and perform safety checks on the forklift at the beginning of each shift.
  • Moves finished product from manufacturing area to the warehouse. Must keep the warehouse neat and orderly.
  • Performs stretch wrapping and banding operations.
  • Applies custom labels to finished product as needed.
  • Keeps plant free of clutter and stores equipment not being used in production.
  • Empty trash – small containers and dumpsters, as needed.
  • Bring raw materials (cartons, caps, material skids) to work centers, as needed.
  • Change gaylords for regrind, as needed. Properly mark gaylord to identify product.
  • Supports Shipping Department, as needed.
  • May perform Packer and/or Material Handler duties, as needed.
  • Maintains or exceeds current operation meets safety, quality, housekeeping, and production standards.
  • Duties may vary by location.
  • Performs other duties as assigned


  • High school diploma or GED education preferred.
  • Able to have less than 12 months of work experience.
  • Basic written and oral communication skills required.
  • Able to prioritize and organize work with limited supervision.
  • Intermediate mechanical, decision making, problem solving skills required.
  • Able to drive powered industrial trucks. Knowledge of loading trucks, preferred.

Work / Physical Requirements

Individuals may be exposed to loud noises, vibrations, atmospheric conditions and other minor hazards and have the ability to:

  • Continuously – lift up to 20 lbs.
  • Often – perform repetitive hand motions; hear/listen/talk; stand; walk; bend; reach overhead; pull/push; shovel; and lift up to 30 lbs.
  • Seldom – sit; stoop; climb stairs/ladders; kneel/squat/crouch; balance; and lift up to 50 lbs.