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Senior Material Handler

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

Saab in East Syracuse, NY is seeking a Material Handler to join the Manufacturing/ Production team. Responsibilities will include:

  • Unpack and check goods received against purchase orders or invoices, maintain records of received goods and reject unsatisfactory items.

  • May be tasked with performing cycle counts. 

  • Lift heavy items and may operate a forklift.

  • Prepare and maintain records of merchandise shipped.

  • Post weights and shipping charges and prepare goods for final shipment.

  • Examine, stock and distribute materials in inventory and on manufacturing lines.

  • May prepare kitting packages for assembly production.

Skills and Experience:

  • 2+ years of relevant experience

  • Prior experience with best commercial packaging practices

  • Working knowledge of Oracle MRP Inventory Management principles and Shipping/Receiving modules

  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize workload

  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Knowledge of MS Excel and Oracle (or similar accounting system) desired

Citizenship Requirements:

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.

Pre-employment Screening Requirements:

As a condition of employment, candidates will be required to participate in a drug screen and 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.