Material Handler Forklift Operator

Who is Oatey?

Since 1916, Oatey has provided reliable, high-quality products for the residential and commercial plumbing industries. Our purpose is to deliver quality, build trust and improve lives.

The Oatey family of companies are Oatey, Cherne, Keeney, Quick Drain, Hercules, Dearborn, GF Thompson, William H. Harvey, Masters, Contact, Belanger, and Lansas.

Our brands are synonymous with quality, integrity, and trust in the plumbing industry.

Position Summary

Completes various material handling functions such as put-away, replenishment, selection, loading, cycle-counting and other duties to support the operation as assigned while ensuring safety, quality and performance goals are achieved on a daily basis.

Position Responsibilities

  • Use material handling equipment to ensure merchandise is placed in its properly assigned location as soon as possible.
  • Select and load orders while verifying the SKU with the product and completing all transactions through radio frequency process.
  • Support the replenishing function for the shipping area into the pick lines.
  • Support Operations with Cycle-Count responsibilities.
  • Perform rework and return goods duties as assigned.
  • Ensure lost product and damages are processed on a nightly basis.
  • Verify all quantities on system transactions.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Knowledge and Experience

  • Two plus (2+) years of related work experience.
  • Computer literacy including Microsoft Office products.
  • Forklift operator certification/authorization required. Must be able to operate all types of material handling equipment in the facility.
  • Excellent understanding of supply-chain logistics management and carrier routing requirements. Working knowledge of corporate safety program and emergency preparedness plans.
  • Excellent communications skills, both verbal and written.
  • Cooperative attitude toward co-workers and supervisors.
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions. Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.

Education and Certification

  • High School Diploma or equivalent preferred.
At Oatey we are committed to help our Associates grow their career. Apply today and grow with Oatey!

Why Oatey?

  • At Oatey, our purpose has always been to deliver quality, build trust and improve lives.
  • We value Collaboration, Integrity, Respect, Courage, Leadership, and Excellence above all else.
  • We embrace diversity, equity, and inclusion - acknowledging, valuing, and leveraging the unique experiences and perspectives of our associates.
  • Our vision is to continue to grow as a market leader, to enrich the lives of our Associates, and to foster an inclusive environment in every regard.
  • Our purpose, mission, and vision are not possible without the right people, and we are committed to fostering an inclusive, engaging, and rewarding environment for our Associates.
  • Oatey has a total rewards philosophy which encompasses compensation, benefits, work-life effectiveness, recognition, performance management, tuition reimbursement, mental health wellness, and talent development.

Oatey Total Rewards

  • Generous Paid Time Off (PTO) for our hourly associates
  • Annual Cash Profit Sharing (discretionary)
  • Health Insurance for our associates’ averages $100 or less a month (single coverage)
  • Generous benefits including up to $2,700 company contribution to Health Savings Account
  • 401(k) with a 5% company match
  • Tuition reimbursement in an environment that encourages advancement
  • Associate well-being benefits including CALM App and robust EAP offering
  • Recognized for our commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion