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Material Handler

Date: Nov 18, 2021

Location: Fairhaven, MA, US

Company: FUCHS Group

Welcome to the FUCHS Group, the world’s number one independent manufacturer of lubricants and related specialties. As a global company with roots in Germany, we expand the possibilities of whole industries, such as the automotive and aerospace sectors. More than 5,000 employees look closer, dig deeper and think further to create innovations and develop markets. That is what drives and connects us. We encourage our employees to expand their potential and grow together with us. Explore your specialties by joining us as
Material Handler Next possible start date | Fairhaven

Your responsibilities:

  • Read MO to determine required components that are needed at the various automated and manual packaging machines to ensure they are ready for operation to process the daily customer orders required
  • Movement of manufactured product and packaging using forklift/ pallet truck, drum lift, pallet jack, and hand truck and prepare for shipping
  • Maintain required components at various automated/manual packaging machines as orders are worked on as all components can’t be stored in area at the beginning of job
  • Maintain required stock level of components (film, boxes, tubes, ect) in designated Kanban areas
  • Binning incoming/outgoing components/products in correct locations and movement of materials throughout the day
  • Maintain communication with coworkers and the relevant departmental managers to ensure the correct sequence to prepare packaging machines for manufacturing orders
  • Assist/supports team members and readily shares information


Qualifications we are looking for:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Basic reading, writing and computer skills required
  • Analytical & Mathematic skills
  • Mechanical aptitude
  • Some heavy lifting (up to 75-lbs.) may be required
  • Operation of material handling equipment to include but not limited to powered forklift, pallet truck, drum truck, drum lift, pallet jack, and hand truck
  • Eight hours of walking/standing/sitting
  • Pushing/Pulling/Moving of raw material containers and production equipment


These are your benefits:

Fuchs offers a challenging and rewarding working environment where employees are encouraged to develop and grow as professionals.  In this role, you will have the opportunity to work on projects that will expand your experience and challenge your abilities in the global marketplace.  The position also offers an excellent compensation package and a comprehensive suite of benefits. 


Fuchs Lubricants Co. is an equal employment opportunity (EEO)/AA employer and strongly supports diversity in the workplace (m/f/d/v).


Fuchs Lubricants Co. is the United States operating unit of Fuchs Petrolub S.E., the world's largest independent manufacturer of specialty lubricants with global sales of over $2.4 Billion. We provide high quality lubricants and services to a wide range of industries such as automotive, appliance, aerospace manufacturers, pharmaceuticals, food and beverage, transportation, mining, and energy. The organization is constantly developing new technology to meet the ever-changing demands of modern industry and we are recognized for providing world-class technical support to our strong customer base. Nye Lubricants Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Fuchs Lubricants Co., located in Fairhaven, MA, is a leader in the innovation, formulation and manufacturer of synthetic lubricants. Nye's lubricants add value to products in a wide range of industries and applications.

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