Material Handling Technician - 1st Shift in Lawrence, IN at BCforward

Date Posted: 3/24/2020

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Job Description

Material Handling Technician - 1st Shift

BCforward is currently seeking highly motivated Material Handling Technician for an opportunity in Indianapolis, IN 46256


Job Title: Material Handling Technician

Location: Indianapolis, IN 46256

Expected Duration: 6 to 12 months contract

Shifts: 1st and 2nd shift available

Must have valid driving licence

Job Requirements

  • Pick items either by RF or voice picking. Pack, ship, receive and maintain inventory of product/raw material, and fulfil customer orders with emphasis on attention to detail. Examines, stocks, and distributes materials in inventory. Accurately pull and/or pack products for customer orders ensuring lot numbers, shipping temperature, address and ship methods are correct. May pick and pack in different temperature environments (ex: refrigerated, frozen, ambient)
  • Receive all incoming materials storing at the correct temperature. Inspect and compare with packing lists, bills of lading, purchase orders and/or related documentation. Report discrepancies or damage goods. Document and label materials according to procedure.
  • Performs administrative tasks related to products/materials such as coordinating shipments, preparing, reviewing, filling and maintaining customer orders, preparing shipping and receiving documents, and utilizing database to enter and maintain information related to products/materials.
  • Identify issues involving logistics, customer orders, shipping and/or receiving areas.
  • May operate material handling equipment as necessary including a forklift and man-up order picker.
  • Follow the principles and applications of Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) and ISO 13485.


  • Prior material handler experience is not required. Candidates' attitude, professionalism, eagerness, ability to quickly learn, and adaptiveness is much more important than experience.
  • RF Scan gun
  • Basic computer skills with competency using standard software packages (Word and Excel)
  • Must be able to stand for 8 hours and lift up to 50 pounds
  • Pallet jack
  • Strong interpersonal skills, proactive, and the ability to work in a team environment
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Good organizational skills, problem solving skills and attention to detail
  • Be able to perform basic math calculations
  • Thorough understanding of appropriate safety procedures
  • Take pride in work
  • Adaptable and eager to learn
  • Team player
  • Work with a sense of urgency
  • Detail oriented
  • Customer service focused
  • Previous equipment training(pallet rider, forklift, order picker) a plus.

About BCforward:

BCforward began as an IT business solutions and staffing firm. Founded in 1998, BCforward has grown with our customers' needs into a full-service personnel solutions organization. Headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana, BCforward also operates numerous delivery centers across North America and India. We are currently the largest consulting firm and largest MBE certified firm in Indiana. Our uninterrupted growth has allowed BCforward to deliver uniquely configured IT staffing and project solutions for over years of catering to our customers' specific needs. BCforward currently maintains a team of over 5000 global resources. With our additional brand, Stafforward, together we have the capabilities to deliver services for a variety of industries in both public and private sectors which allows us to address your most challenging needs.

Interested candidates please send resume in Word format Please reference job code 104632 when responding to this ad.