Material Handler - Weekend Warrior (Fri-Sun 6a-6p)

Requisition ID:  27146
Job Location(s): 

Ames, IA, US

Job Description

 

At Danfoss we build high quality, state of the art hydraulic pumps and motors to achieve more with less to power agricultural and construction machinery. We engineer impact where it counts, from the farms that feed to the modern city. Danfoss in Ames has an opening for a Weekend Warrior Material Handler. The hours for this position are Friday, Saturday and Sunday 6:00 am – 6:00 pm with the potential for overtime.

 

**This position is eligible for a $2,000 sign-on bonus**

 

Material Handlers perform a variety of duties related to pulling stock, order staging and warehouse material movement. This includes completing timely and accurate updating of the SAP system. The Material Handler communicates directly with Production Operations Technician to ensure sufficient and correct supplier parts are present for each production order.  Material Handlers are expected to receive and maintain certification of a proper forklift operation license and perform daily safety checks on equipment.

 

Employees are eligible for benefits on the first day of employment which include medical, dental, vision, 401(k), tuition reimbursement, annual bonus program, paid parental leave for birthing and non-birthing parents, a great working environment including 100% climate controlled facility and much more! Danfoss offers 3 weeks paid PTO accrued over each bi-weekly paycheck plus 13 paid holidays including annual paid shutdown week between Christmas and New Years. We pride ourselves on growing our human potential and encourage career growth within our facilities.

Job Responsibilities

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  • Receive incoming parts from vendor or warehouse; Identify parts and place into proper bin locations.
  • Provide line support for the assembly cell and is the next level of escalation after the cell expert for manufacturing issues related to safety and process quality
  • Perform daily replenishment route checks of floor stock items, prioritizing assembly cells when signaled by light.
  • Report existing or pending part shortages to Department Facilitator and Supply Chain Specialist
  • Complete timely and accurate updating of SAP system material information
  • Perform accurate electronic scale and hand counts

Background & Skills

 

  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Basic math skills
  • Proficiency with computer inquiries and transactions
  • Some heavy lifting required (up to 50 lbs.)
  • Must be able to work well as a team member
  • Forklift experience

Danfoss – Engineering Tomorrow

 

At Danfoss, we are engineering solutions that allow the world to use resources in smarter ways – driving the sustainable transformation of tomorrow. No transformation has ever been started without a group of passionate, dedicated and empowered people. We believe that innovation and great results are driven by the right mix of people with diverse backgrounds, personalities, skills, and perspectives, reflecting the world in which we do business. To make sure the mix of people works, we strive to create an inclusive work environment where people of all backgrounds are treated equally, respected, and valued for who they are. It is a strong priority within Danfoss to improve the health, working environment and safety of our employees.

 

Following our founder’s mindset ‘action speaks louder than words’, we set ourselves ambitious targets to protect the environment by embarking on a plan to become CO2 neutral latest by 2030.

 

Danfoss is an EO employer and VEVRAA Federal Contractor. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or other protected category.

 

Applicants must be legally authorized to work in the U.S. without company sponsorship.

Danfoss engineers solutions that increase machine productivity, reduce emissions, lower energy consumption, and enable electrification.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, power conversion, motor control, industrial machinery, automotive, marine, and off- and on-highway equipment. We also provide solutions for renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, as well as district-energy infrastructure for cities.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Danfoss is family-owned, employing more than 40,000 people, serving customers in more than 100 countries through a global footprint of 95 factories.
 

 

Danfoss engineers solutions that increase machine productivity, reduce emissions, lower energy consumption, and enable electrification.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, power conversion, motor control, industrial machinery, automotive, marine, and off- and on-highway equipment. We also provide solutions for renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, as well as district-energy infrastructure for cities.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Danfoss is family-owned, employing more than 40,000 people, serving customers in more than 100 countries through a global footprint of 95 factories.
 

 


Nearest Major Market: Ames
Nearest Secondary Market: Des Moines