Jost Chemical Co.
  • 13-Jul-2017 to 13-Aug-2017 (CST)
  • Warehouse
  • MO, USA
  • Full Time

Materials Handler, Inspector, Transporter

Monday-Friday 6:30am-3:00pm


  • Works under direct supervision of the Plant Manager in a GMP regulated manufacturing environment operating under Q7A standards.
  • Performs routine inspection of product that has been packaged of dry and liquid chemicals for storage or transport. The work process involves steps that are repetitive in character, requiring
  • Careful adherence to well-established instructions
  • Cleans off and inspects packages before internal shipment




  • Ensure quality and conformity of filled or packaged products to standards
  • Gets product ready for internal shipping to warehouse
  • Tests and evaluates product and verifies product weight or measurement to ensure quality standards
  • Inspects and removes defective product and packaging material, separating rejected items
  • Secures finished packaged items by hand tying, sewing, or attaching fastener
  • Checks identification to make sure there is markings on the package
  • Palletizes finished packaged items or packs items in cartons or containers
  • Operates hand truck or fork lift
  • Enhances forklift and site safety, per procedure #713
  • Receives all incoming shipment; verifies all items and orders match product scheduling; pay special attention to quantity and quality.
  • Receives, unloads, stores, and distributes material, tools, equipment, and products within establishments
  • Conveys materials and items from receiving or production areas to storage or to other designated area by use of company fork truck and fork lifts.
  • Sorts and places materials or items on racks, shelves, or in bins according to predetermined sequence such as size, type, style, color, or product code.
  • Marks materials with identifying information.
  • Opens bales, crates, and other containers, if necessary.
  • Records amounts of materials or items received or distributed.
  • Arranges stock parts in specified sequence for distribution by other workers.
  • Drives vehicle to transport stored items from warehouse to plant or to pick up items from several locations for shipment, as required
  • Unloads and loads trucks at 8150 dock
  • Position will be back up to unload trucks at 8130 dock
  • ALL material handlers should bring finished goods from 8130 to 8150 when traveling back and forth
  • Any other tasks deemed necessary by Management for the betterment of Jost operations


  • High school diploma or GED
  • CDL with HazMat Endorsement Drivers License
  • Knowledge of:
    • Mathematics and English comprehension (Basic level)
    • Raw materials, production processes, quality control, costs, and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacture and distribution of goods (Basic level)
    • Safety, health and environmental rules and regulations, policies and procedures
  • Skill in:
    • Operation control and monitoring
    • Forklift driving and safety
  • Ability to:
    • Work in extreme cold and hot (120 F) environment
    • Comprehend oral and written English instruction
    • Lift 55 pounds; competency in operation and safety standards of fork lifts, fork trucks, and dock equipment operations
    • Follow established policies and procedures
    • Abide by all safety requirements
    • Exhibit manual dexterity, perceptual speed and extent flexibility
    • Adopt to rapidly changing priorities based on business needs
    • Pass pre-employment physical with drug screen and physical capabilities test
    • Squat to touch floor 10 times without assistance
    • Lifting: Graduated lift to 55 pounds in box 4" to 57"
    • Lifting: Stack 40, 55 lbs. bags within 10 minutes
    • Push at least 102 lbs. from any height.
    • Pull an average of 100 lbs. at 36"
    • Ascends/Descends vertical ladder 15 rungs (8 rungs 2 times)
    • Lifting: 30 lbs. to workers overhead extension for 1 repetition
    • Simulation of scraping movement: 20 lbs. CW/CCW for 2 minutes @ 18 ht.
    • Simulation of opening/closing a valve with cross bar at 60 ht.
    • Maneuver: 185 lbs. floor to 4" one time
  • FLSA: Non-exempt
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