Material Handling Specialist

Argonne National Laboratory

Argonne, IL

Job posting number: #7098651 (Ref:412994)

Posted: April 13, 2022

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Argonne National Laboratory has a great opportunity for a Material Handling Specialist position within the Shipping and Receiving Department. Responsibilities include to receipt, store and dispense materials according to prescribed procedures. Receive incoming material, unload, receipt, sort, and apply delivery labels. Operate a computer utilizing PARIS, AMOS and Chemical Tracking systems. Interact in a professional manner with customers and other support division personnel. Operate gasoline or electric lift trucks. Deliver or arrange for delivery of direct purchase parcels to requestor. Contact supervisor and/or requestor for direction on acceptability of damaged or missing items. Recommend addition, deletion, or change in level of stock items in accordance with usage. Perform miscellaneous related duties as assigned. 

Position Requirements

  • Ability to model Argonne’s Core Values: Impact, Safety, Respect, Integrity, and Teamwork.
  • Interpersonal skills and ability to interface with diverse internal and external sources.
  • Demonstrated verbal and written communication skills and the ability to interact with colleagues and customers.
  • Ability to prioritize, organize and handle multiple assignments to meet priorities and schedules.
  • Proficient knowledge of personal computer operations in using Argonne’s procurement and tracking systems.

While this description documents the general nature of work, it is not intended to be a comprehensive list of all activities, duties and responsibilities required of job incumbent. Consequently, job incumbent may be required to perform other duties as assigned.

Job Family

Union

Job Profile

Material Handling Specialist

Worker Type

Regular

Time Type

Full time

As an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer, and in accordance with our core values of impact, safety, respect, integrity and teamwork, Argonne National Laboratory is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace that fosters collaborative scientific discovery and innovation. In support of this commitment, Argonne encourages minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply for employment. Argonne considers all qualified applicants for employment without regard to age, ancestry, citizenship status, color, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, marital status, national origin, pregnancy, race, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Argonne employees, and certain guest researchers and contractors, are subject to particular restrictions related to participation in Foreign Government Sponsored or Affiliated Activities, as defined and detailed in United States Department of Energy Order 486.1A. You will be asked to disclose any such participation in the application phase for review by Argonne's Legal Department.  

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Please note that all Argonne employees are required to be vaccinated against COVID-19. All successful applicants will be required to provide their COVID-19 vaccination verification as a condition of employment, subject to limited legally recognized exemptions to COVID-19 vaccination.



Argonne is an equal opportunity employer, and we value diversity in our workforce. As an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer, Argonne National Laboratory is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace that fosters collaborative scientific discovery and innovation. In support of this commitment, Argonne prohibits discrimination or harassment based on an individual's age, ancestry, citizenship status, color, disability, gender, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, pregnancy, race, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.


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Job posting number:#7098651 (Ref:412994)
Application Deadline:Open Until Filled
Employer Location:Argonne National Laboratory
Argonne,Illinois
United States
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