Aerotek Material Handler in Georgetown, South Carolina
3V Sigma is a world leading producer of advanced specialty chemicals that range from synthetic polymers to organic chemistry molecules. Through a deep knowledge of chemistry, chemical processes and final market applications we develop and produce chemicals that deliver the high performances customers need. This company produces thickening ingredients that go into hand sanitizer and other cleaning supplies which is why these positions are in high demand!
This position will be a propane sit down forklift material handler that wears extensive PPE in order to move sacks of hazardous waste to the dumping stations. 80% material handling by foot, 10% forklift, 10% house keeping. If they feel the employee is a good worker they may give them the opportunity to help other departments as well.
hazardous material, forklift, ppe, hazardous waste, lifting boxes, cleaning
Top Skills Details:
The material handler will be responsible for dumping sacks of hazardous waste from around the site and cleaning up where it is needed. Needs to be comfortable helping with small cleaning tasks around the work site as well as material handling. Their day is broken up 10% forklift, 80% on foot material handling, 10% house keeping.
Additional Skills & Qualifications:
Forklift certified is preferred 2-3+ years of forklift experience if not certified Experience working with hazardous waste is a plus Very physically demanding job- must attach waste to chain hoist to transfer into trash Ability to stand for long periods and lift 55+ lbs boxes into the dumpster alone Some buildings are 4 stories with no elevator- required to take stairs
We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at Aerotek.com.
The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.