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Material Handler Lead - Wichita,KS

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Location: Wichita, KS, United States
Date Posted: Dec 4, 2020
Category: General Labor
Job ID: 68948

Job Description


The Opportunity

We are looking for a Lead Material Handler to add to our Wichita, KS team. This is an opportunity to work for a growing company that offers advancement to top performers. 

As our Lead Material Handler, you will be responsible for completing all assigned warehouse duties in a safe and responsible manner.  This is a physically intensive position – you will be required to load/unload drums by hand the majority of the time and work outdoors in all types of weather conditions. You will work with all local, state, and federal rules and regulations; and follow all Safety-Kleen policies and procedures. You will maximize the efficiency of route drivers by having proper materials on vehicles each day, and ensures all waste and containers are in acceptable shipping condition and organized for transport to recycle or distribution centers.

Why work for Safety-Kleen?

  • Health and Safety is our #1 priority and we live it 3-6-5!
  • Competitive above market hourly rates with weekly overtime opportunities!
  • Full comprehensive health benefits coverage after 30 days of full-time employment;
  • Opportunities for growth and development for all the stages of your career;
  • Generous paid time off, company paid training and tuition reimbursement;
  • Paid CDL training provided in future;
  • Positive and safe work environments.

Key Responsibilities

  • Ensures Health and Safety is the number one priority by complying with all safe work practices, policies, and processes and acting in a safe manner at all times;
  • Unload route truck containerized waste in evening and reconcile waste;
  • Reload route trucks with supplies and equipment for next day’s runs;
  • Stock warehouse with materials after Distribution Center truck arrival;
  • Prepare waste loads for shipment to Recycle Center/Distribution Center;
  • Perform daily facility inspections;
  • Inventory count at warehouse, stock warehouse with materials;
  • Manage inventory order and receiving process;
  • Keep warehouse clean; good housekeeping skills;
  • Other duties as required.

What does it take to work for Safety-Kleen?

  • Experience in a physically intensive role is required;
  • Previous warehouse work experience is an asset;
  • Valid Driver’s License with a clean 3 years MVR is required;
  • Willingness and ability to obtain a Class B CDL with Hazmat and Tanker at a later date is an asset;
  • Ability to attend 2 week all expenses paid initial training, out of town;
  • Computer and basic math skills;
  • Forklift driving skills is an asset;
  • Attention to detail needed and follow specific instructions;
  • Able to work indoors and outdoors in all weather conditions. 

Join our team today! To learn more about our company and to apply online for this exciting opportunity, visit us at

Requisition # 68948

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Safety-Kleen Systems, a Clean Harbors Co., has a commitment to excellence deeply rooted in a strong sense of tradition. Our entire business model revolves around keeping North American businesses green.  We generate more than $1.2 billion in annual revenue as a world-class environmental service organization and market leader in industrial hazardous waste management, parts-cleaning technology, and oil re-refining. We collect over 200 million gallons of used motor oil each year and we have the largest re-refinery capacity in North America allowing us to re-refine more than 150 million gallons each year.   We have more than 4,300 employees across the United States, Puerto Rico, and Canada. Together, we are building on almost half a century of innovation by developing new products and services to serve the changing needs of our thousands of customers across a broad range of industries and markets, from local auto shops to major corporations and government agencies. Every day, we help our customers resolve their waste management needs and reduce their carbon footprint. PROTECTION. CHOICES. PEOPLE. MAKE GREEN WORK

Safety-Kleen Systems, a Clean Harbors company is a Military & Veteran friendly company.

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