Material Coordinator

locationKansas City - Missouri (MO), 64147

atUFP Industries, Inc.

Estimated salary $31,188 - $33,277 a year

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General Summary

Forklift Operator I is responsible for the movement of material from inventory to production and back to inventory. Maintains correct paperwork and production records as required. Works under immediate supervision; relies on specific direction and instructions.



  • Minimum 9th grade basic education; High school diploma/GED preferred but not required
  • No minimum experience is required; however, forklift driving experienced is preferred
  • Working knowledge of basic math and inventory techniques
  • Successfully complete Forklift Driver licensing process
  • Must be at least 18 years of age

Skills and abilities

  • Ability to work in a safe manner
  • Ability to recognize size/grade/quality of material
  • Demonstrates ability to follow specific instructions and directions
  • Demonstrate ability to stack material properly
  • Ability to pay attention to surroundings
  • Ability to identify safety issues in their work area, and notice equipment malfunctions
  • Ability to understand basic verbal and written instructions in English; ability read and write basic English
  • Ability to frequently get on and off a forklift, to withstand operations in rough surfaces, to work in a wide range of weather condition, and operate a forklift for extended periods of
  • Demonstrate eye-hand coordination
  • Ability to work under immediate supervision
  • Ability to pass a drug test
  • Ability to work hours mandated by management
  • Conduct

    • Safety conscious
    • Team player and goal oriented
    • Leads by example and positive attitude
    • Participates in Safety and CI programs
    • Punctual and reliable
    • Looks for ways to improve productivity and department results



    Principal Duties/Responsibilities

    • Provides production departments with material from inventory according to production schedule
    • Moves material in process from one station to another (if necessary)
    • Bands, wraps and/or packs finished goods, and labels material
    • Moves finished goods from production area to finished goods inventory (yard or warehouse)
    • Assist production with bottle necks and other material needs
    • Provides general preventive maintenance on equipment
    • Completes pre-shift/startup equipment checklist and reports any problems or concerns
    • Maintains rough material and finished goods inventory yard organized and clean
    • Completes production records as required
    • Follows forklift rules and policies as described by Company policy
    • Participates in safety, CI and other programs and meetings
    • Performs other duties as required

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