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Date: Jun 27, 2019

Location: Neenah, WI, US, 54956

Company: J. J. Keller & Associates, Inc.

Requisition #: 10808
Functional Area:  Distribution
Employment Type:  Full-Time
Work Hours:  8am - 4pm Monday - Friday

Position Summary

The Material Handler is an important role within our Distribution team to ensure that our customers receive the right orders and on a timely basis. This role involves operating a forklift and transporting, storing and moving various products and raw materials. 


Our average tenure in this team is over 15 years, so we have an experienced team you can learn from! Associates join J. J. Keller given our safe and temperature controlled warehouse environment, and stay because we provide cross-training, a stable work environment, an opportunity to contribute to process improvements, and future career growth.


This 1st shift position works Monday-Friday, with a 20 minute paid lunch. In addition to the hourly rate, the position is part of our Gainsharing bonus program, in which associates are eligible to receive a quarterly bonus to share in the company’s success.

Job Responsibilities
  • Loads and unloads trucks. 
  • Inspects customer returns and inbound shipments.  Enters returns and receipts into inventory system. 
  • Keeps the product flow-through racks filled on a daily basis.
  • Keeps accurate records of any inventory movement.
  • Transports, stores and retrieves resale and finished goods and raw materials.
  • Prepares stock truck orders for shipment.
  • Prepares requisitions and bills of lading.
  • Picks, packs, and meters warehouse orders.
  • Contributes to a safe work environment by operating equipment in a safe and effective manner and reporting safety incidents/concerns in accordance with corporate policy.
  • Works overtime on short notice and adjusts work hours as needed to accomodate business needs.


  • 1+ year of material handling experience.
  • Experience operating lift truck and other material handling equipment.
  • Warehousing experience preferred.
  • Experience working with warehousing software applications preferred.


  • High School Graduate or General Education Degree (GED)

Other Skills/Qualifications:

  • Ability to lift up to 50-pounds regularly.
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time.
  • Ability to operate lift truck and other material handling equipment.
  • Ability to ride up in an order picker to height of 21 feet.
  • Manual dexterity skills.
Physical Requirements

Work is performed primarily in a warehousing (industrial production) environment and may involve exposure to high noise levels, material handling equipment, seasonal weather conditions, and other industrial machinery. Work will require wearing personal protective equipment (PPE), such as hearing protection, safety glasses, and steel-toe footwear. 


Other Information


At J. J. Keller, we are Difference Makers because the work we do truly matters. We protect people’s lives every day. In fact, more than 90% of Fortune® 1000 companies rely on J. J. Keller to help create safe work environments. Our associates have named J. J. Keller as a Great Place to Work® three years in the running. View our CAREERS video to learn more about being a Difference Maker at J. J. Keller and click here to learn what our associates have to say about life as an associate at J. J. Keller. 

Thank you for your interest in career opportunities with J. J. Keller & Associates, Inc.!  If you experience system-related issues or need assistance with the online application, please call (920) 720-7700.


J. J. Keller & Associates, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

Nearest Major Market: Oshkosh
Nearest Secondary Market: Appleton

Job Segment: Warehouse, Forklift, Industrial, Manufacturing

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