Post #39228

Shop Material Handling Specialist

Job Description
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Job Overview:

McDermott is searching for a Material Handler at its Walker, LA location. The Shop Material Handling Specialist provides receiving to support the shop, maintains inventory control, operate equipment, and participate in site maintenance and cleaning. Work is performed with a high degree of independence. The position is a project-based position.
Key Responsibilities/Accountabilities:
  • Receives, stores, issues material and supplies to assigned locations.
  • Loads and unloads supplies, material and equipment, places incoming supplies in assigned areas in an orderly and safe fashion.
  • Loads, unloads, and moves materials within or near plant, yard, or work site, performing any combination of following duties:
  • Reads work order or follows oral instructions to ascertain materials or containers to be moved.
  • Opens containers, using steel cutters, crowbar, claw hammer, or other hand tools.
  • Loads and unloads materials onto or from pallets, trays, racks, and shelves by hand.
  • Loads materials into vehicles and installs strapping, bracing, or padding to prevent shifting or damage in transit, using hand tools.
  • Conveys, materials to or from storage or work sites to designated area, using hand truck, electric dolly, wheelbarrow, forklift or other device.
  • Secures lifting attachments to materials and conveys load to destination, using hand-operated crane or hoist, or signals crane or hoisting operators to move load to destination.
  • Counts, weighs, and records numbers of units of materials moved or handled on daily production sheet.
  • Attaches identifying tags or labels to materials or marks information on cases, bales, or other containers.
  • Stacks or assembles materials into bundles and bands bundles together using banding machine and clincher.
  • Clamps sections of portable conveyor together or places conveyor sections on blocks or boxes to facilitate movement of materials or products.
  • Lifts heavy objects by hand or using power hoist, and cleans work area, machines, and equipment, using broom, rags, and cleaning compounds.
  • Assembles crates to contain/ship products, such as machines or vehicles, using hand tools and pre-cut lumber.
  • Shovels loose materials, such as gravel, metals, plastics, or chemicals, into things such as wheelbarrows, scrap trucks, or barrels.
  • May operate fork lift, truck or electric hoist to assist in loading or moving materials and products.
  • Responsible for observing and complying with all safety and project rules.
  • Performs other duties as required.
  • Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field.
  • Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job.
  • Works under minimum supervision.
  • Typically reports to a supervisor. 
Basic Qualifications:
  • May require a high school diploma or its equivalent and previous years of related experience.
  • Manual dexterity required for operating machinery and computers. Physical Requirements:
NP=Not Present, O=Occasionally (0-33%), F=Frequently (34-66%), C=Constantly (67-100%)

Standing C
Walking C
Sitting F
Pushing F
Pulling F
Climbing O
Balancing O
Bending F
Stooping F
Kneeling F
Crouching F
Crawling F
Reaching C
Handling C
Fingering C
Feeling C
Vision C
Hearing C
Lifting (lbs)      Carrying (lbs)
0-10 C              0-10 C
10-25 F            10-25 F
25-50 F            25-50 F 
Company Overview:
McDermott is a premier, fully-integrated provider of technology, engineering and construction solutions to the energy industry. For more than a century, customers have trusted McDermott to design and build end-to-end infrastructure and technology solutions—from the wellhead to the storage tank—to transport and transform oil and gas into the products the world needs today.

Primary Location: USA-Louisiana-Walker
Job: Shop Material Handling
Employee Status: Direct / Regular
Schedule: Full-time

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