Material Handler
Westport Shipyard - Port Angeles, WA

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Position Summary

Support the production of luxury yachts by receiving, handling and delivering materials and supplies when and where needed.

Essential Job Functions

• Receive incoming goods and verify acceptable quality.

• Match quantities received with packing lists and purchase orders.

• Enter information on goods received into M2M and notify appropriate parties of discrepancies or other issues.

• Store received goods in assigned areas.

• Retrieve and issue inventory to production as scheduled or required.

• Perform cycle counts as necessary to maintain accurate inventories.

• Notify Purchasing when reorder points are reached.

• Handle hazardous materials per OSHA/WPSY requirements.

• Wear appropriate PPE including safety glasses, gloves etc.

• Safely move materials and equipment utilizing supplied assistive equipment.

• Repetitive use of hands for simple grasping, pushing, pulling and fine manipulation.

Additional Job Functions

• Maintain clean work area.

• Follow all Westport policies and safety rules.

• Maintain excellent attendance record.

• Expected to work overtime and flexible hours as needed to meet production schedules and departmental needs.


• Valid Driver License.

• Basic math, reading and communication skills.

• Ability to follow verbal, written and pictorial instructions.

• Function as a part of an effective team.

Other Preferred Skills/Abilities

• Prior experience in material handling environment.

• Ability to safely operate forklifts and pallet jacks.

• May require training for hazardous materials and/or waste handling.

Working Conditions

Work is performed in an indoor, climate-controlled environment for the most part. Some work is performed outside on facility grounds exposed to ambient weather conditions. Noise levels are moderate to high with some chemical odors present.