Commercial Metals Company Material Handler (3403) in Cayce, United States

Material Handler (3403)


Cayce, SC (0215)

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Position Overview

Commercial Metals Company (CMC) is currently seeking Material Handlers to support our steel mill in Cayce, SC. The Material Handler will assist the Shift Manager and Inventory Coordinator by completing tasks required to straighten, stack, saw, package and label rolled steel for shipment. The employee will use all available resources to perform his/her assigned duties in a safe and efficient manner, to include processing, bundling, and tagging finished products and preparing for proper inventory management that meet or exceed customer expectations and support all CMC and Shipping and Inventory goals.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities

  • Execute standard procedures when loading trucks and railcars.

  • Properly read and execute "pick ticket" loading instructions and recognize the distinction between products.

  • Ability to properly use scanner equipment to scan material into inventory and onto shipment.

  • Understand inventory processes, warehouse locations and bin layouts.

  • With training, become proficient in hem saw operations.

  • Ability to work safely and follow all CMC safety policies when performing job tasks; recognize safety concerns in the shipping area.

  • Communicates well with others in order to build safe stacks and load trucks/railcars efficiently.

  • As required, or directed, operates forklift and overhead crane to transfer finished product and secure product for shipment.

  • Processes and transports finished product bundles throughout the plant.

  • Correctly loads finished product bundles onto a flatbed trailer.

  • Conducts safe and effective crane operations for Mill, rail and truck loading or material redistribution.

  • Inspects forklift, crane, cable and chain inspections daily prior to operation and requests preventative maintenance as required.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Experience and Skill Requirements

  • Basic computer skills required

  • Basic mobile equipment skills required

  • Ability to lift 50 lbs. required

  • Ability to climb and descend heights of 15-25 ft. required

  • Ability to stand for long periods of time required

  • Ability to work in non-climate controlled environment (extreme heat) required

  • Previous crane or forklift operating experience preferred

  • Knowledge of basic crane and mobile equipment functions and parts required

  • Ability to secure and transport loads safely

  • Knowledge of weight capacities for overhead cranes and mobile equipment required

  • Ability to load flatbed trailers and railcars using all overhead cranes and mobile equipment required

  • Understands all safe crane and forklift operating procedures as well as policies and practices required

  • Must be able to work a 12-hour rotating shift and some holidays

  • Must be able to work overtime as required

Education Requirements

High School Diploma or equivalent required