GKN Material Handler in St Louis, Missouri

Material Handler

Country: United States

Work Location: St Louis

State: Missouri

Advertising End Date: Not Specified

Job Type: Regular

About The Opportunity

Key Responsibilities:

  • Shipping, receiving, handling, and storing of parts and products.

  • Heavy equipment and machinery to assist in preparing items to be shipped and received.

  • Maintaining the upkeep of the warehouse.

  • Maintaining a safe work area, safe work practices, for high quality, for high productivity, for integrity, and for compliance with Company instructions and directives, including the Company’s prohibition against discrimination and harassment.

  • Strong communication skills to interact with everyone from vendors to management to co-workers.

Education and Training:

Must be able to read, write and verbally communicate. Must be able to work from shipping and receiving documentation. Must have proficient computer and typing skills. Must have knowledge of mathematics. Must have organization skills, enabling them to quickly locate parts and products for distribution or placement. Forklift certification required. Overhead crane training required.

Experience Required:

Two years experience in this or comparable classification.

Work Environment:

The work environment is temperature controlled in winter, fans in summer. The work environment includes a flat floor surface, potentially wet or oily and irregular. Lighting is overhead task lighting and some of the dock areas have unprotected heights.

Candidates must be U.S. Persons with the ability to pass a

government background investigation for a DoD Security Clearance at the secret

level. Candidates will also be subject to an employment background

investigation to include but not limited to: criminal history, employment and

education verification, drug testing, and creditworthiness. The clearance

must be maintained during the time of employment.

Key Responsibilities

Not Specified

About Us

GKN is a global engineering business. We design, manufacture and service systems and components for most of the world’s leading aircraft, vehicle and machinery manufacturers. We are continuously evolving, pioneering new technologies and reinventing existing ones, stretching ourselves to better in everything we do. GKN operates three divisions: GKN Aerospace, GKN Driveline and GKN Powder Metallurgy employing 56,000 people in more than 30 countries.

GKN Aerospace is the world’s leading multi-technology tier 1 aerospace supplier. With 55 manufacturing locations in 14 countries, we serve over 90% of the world’s aircraft and engine manufacturers. We design and manufacture innovative smart aerospace systems and components. Our technologies are used in aircraft ranging from the most used single aisle aircraft and the largest passenger planes in the world to business jets and the world’s advanced 5th generation fighter aircraft.

Diversity and Inclusion

As a global engineering company, innovation is what differentiates us from our competitors and is central to our success.

A balance of cultures, ethnicities and genders help bring new ideas and creativity to GKN. We need people of different backgrounds, with different skills and perspectives to spark originality, imagination and creativeness in our teams around the world.

GKN is an equal opportunity employer.

We treat all our employees and applicants fairly and are committed to ensuring that there is no discrimination or harassment against any employee or qualified applicant on the grounds of age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.