Vertellus is currently seeking a Material Handler to be located at our manufacturing facility in Zeeland, MI. This role will be responsible for unloading bulk tankers into storage tanks, handle hazardous chemicals, and packaging finished products. This position will be required to wear safety equipment such as respirator, air hood, safety glasses, hard hat, safety gloves, etc. This opportunity is an entry level role to be evaluated for a chemical operator position.
- Packages, drums, and loads chemicals
- Fills drums or other containers to proper weight, both manually and using automated equipment
- Applies the proper stencil marking and labels
- Uses forklift truck to move and stack filled drums or containers
- Must be able to perform the role with minimal supervision
- Properly documents the work according to FDA regulations
- All other duties as assigned
- Must possess a high school diploma or GED
- 1 year of experience in a chemical or manufacturing plant preferred
- IATA Certification, IMDG Certification, or DOT a plus
- Must be able to follow written and verbal instructions
- Must have basic computer and math skills
- Be able to execute strenuous, sometimes repetitive physical work such as lifting, pushing or pulling objects up to 50 lbs
- Must be able to wear safety equipment such as respirator, air hood, safety glasses, hard hat and safety gloves
Vertellus offers competitive total compensation packages including benefits such as: medical, dental, vision, life, 401(k), disability insurance, flexible spending account, paid holidays and vacation time. To apply to this position and/or learn more about other career opportunities at Vertellus, please visit us on the web atwww.vertellus.com/careers.
Vertellus is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of and will not be discriminated against on the basis of gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, race, ethnicity, religion, age, veteran status, disability status, genetic information or any other protected category.
This employer participates in E-verify. Vertellus does not charge an application fee and we do not conduct online interviews.