BAE Systems Material handler/Crane operator in Louisville, Kentucky

Job Description

Possesses a strong understanding of inventory control and material handling functions. Performs the receipt, storing and issuing of Government and Company owned inventory. Utilizes various types of material handling equipment to safely transport, store and issue material. Researches and resolves issues associated with various inventory activities. Assures a high degree of inventory accuracy is maintained through accurate storing and issuing of inventory and timely and accurate computer transaction input.

Required Skills and Education

Must have a basic understanding of inventory control principles and various material handling functions.

Successful completion of mandatory fork lifts training and possession of a valid driver s license.

Must understand and accurately input computer transactions associated with inventory management.

Must have basic Excel and Email knowledge.

Must have the ability to consistently count accurately.

Must operate a variety of equipment used to move and transport material of all types and sizes, including a forklift with 10,000 lb. capacity.

Must be able to stand for long periods, stoop, bend, reach, climb, walk substantial distances and lift up to 40 pounds.

Must be able to follow written and verbal instructions.

Must be capable of rigging cables, chains, or other equipment when moving heavy and cumbersome equipment. Must be proficient with hand signals associated with the rigging trade).

Must be able to perform packaging and crating functions associated with a shipping function specializing in complex defense products. Requires basic carpentry skills.

Must be capable of safely operating bridge cranes, mobile cranes and various other equipment including forklifts with capacity >10,000 lbs. and possesses a Crane Operator s Certificate.

About BAE Systems Platforms & Services

BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services. Platforms & Services designs, develops, produces, supports, maintains, modernizes and upgrades armored combat vehicles, wheeled vehicles, naval guns, surface ship combatants, commercial vessels, missile launchers, artillery systems, military ordnance, and protective wear and armor. Equal Opportunity Employer: Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression

Material handler/Crane operator


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