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Material Handler

East Syracuse, New York, United States of America
Closing date
30 March 2021
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Job Description:

Your role:

  • Assist shipping department with Domestic and International shipping activities including:

    • Packaging of material

    • Assist in processing shipping requests

    • Provide tracking detail

    • Monitoring shipping material

    • Provide backup for shipping manager

    • Receive deliveries at multiple Saab building locations

    • Provide backup to stockroom activities to receive and stock production material

  • Perform courier duties to support day to day business functions

    • Using the company van, perform daily mail runs between Saab business units

    • Pick up and drop off material/paperwork to the company storage warehouse

    • Drop off hardware repairs to local businesses

  • Effectively communicate via email, text, phone using company provided phone and computer

  • Monitor and stock copier products for 10 machines

  • Complete monthly fire extinguisher safety inspections

  • Assist in completing/prioritizing various requests from other departments including Human Resources, Engineering and Facilities



Skills and Experience:

Your experiences and skills

  • High School Diploma or equivalent

  • 3+ years experience

  • Must have a valid NYS driver's license

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Word

  • Working knowledge of the FedEx and UPS online shipping systems

  • Possess forklift certification

  • Ability to lift heavy boxes(50+ lbs)

  • Experience with Oracle E-Business Suite a plus

Must be a U.S. citizen. Applicants selected may be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

As a condition of employment, candidates will be required to participate in a background check that will include, at a minimum, a criminal record check, education and employment verification.

About Us:

Saab is a global defense and security company operating in the fields of air, land and naval defense, civil security and commercial aeronautics. We number approximately 17,000 employees and have operations on all continents. Technologically we are leaders in many areas, and one-fifth of our earnings are spent on research and development.

Saab is a company where we see diversity as an asset and offer unlimited opportunities for advancing in your career. We are also a company that respects each person’s needs and encourage employees to lead a balanced, rewarding life beyond work. Saab values diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action employer. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, veteran, disability status, or any other federal, state, or locally protected category.