Material Handler I

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.

Cleveland Distribution

Because our business is growing, we need to hire top talent. We're hoping you're that future team member!

Cleveland Distribution is a team atmosphere and a commitment to safety and quality!

2nd shift schedule: Monday - Friday 2:00pm - 10:30pm

Weekend shift schedule: Saturday - Monday 6:00am - 6:30pm

Position Overview              

  • Work with a safety-first mindset, including using company provided PPE.

  • Accurately processes all customer and replenishment orders in a manner to ensure safety, quality, and performance goals are met on a daily basis.

  • Maintain quality and accuracy; review pallets before shipment and partner with the quality control team as needed.

  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships through living the Oatey Values: Collaboration, Integrity, Respect, Courage, Leadership, & Excellence.

What you’ll need to be successful…

  • High school diploma or equivalent required.

  • Good communication skills, English fluency, both verbal and written.

  • Ability to use equipment as assigned: stock picker, forklift, or reach truck.    

  • Able to comply with manufacturer’s weight limit to wear required safety tether for picking at elevated locations.

  • Willingness to partner, collaborate with teammates, and take on additional duties/projects as needed.

Qualifications that can set you apart…

  • Experience operating an electric pallet jack (walkie) highly preferred.

  • Experience operating an RF scanner highly preferred.

  • Experience in a warehouse setting highly preferred.

  • Experience with the following equipment: stock picker, forklift, or reach truck.

  • Active and current forklift operator authorization.  

  • Proficiency with Microsoft office suite: Excel, PPT, Word

  • Warehouse Management Systems (WMS) experience

  • SAP ERP or WMS experience

  • Demonstrated ability in proper freight handling.

  • Working knowledge of all hazardous shipping rules and regulations.

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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
  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability income protection coverage at no cost to associates
  • Paid Maternity and Paid Parental Leave
  • Annual Cash Profit Sharing (discretionary)
  • Health Insurance for our associates’ averages $100 or less a month (single coverage)
  • Generous benefits including up to $2,880 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

Equal Opportunity Employer

The Oatey family of companies are an equal opportunity employer committed to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. We recruit, employ, promote, and offer competitive pay for all jobs without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by law.