Material Handler / Operator I - Vernon Hills, IL
Vernon Hills, IL 
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Job Description



Performs routine manual duties in a warehouse environment. Models and acts in accordance with our guiding principles and core values.




  • Moves materials and items from receiving or production areas to storage or to other designated areas.
  • Receives, stores, and distributes material, tools, equipment, and products within assigned area.
  • May be trained in the use of heavy equipment such as forklift in preparation for certification as required to move to a Freight Handler job.
  • May sweep floors, clean dock area, general good hygiene of entire work area.
  • Assist in receiving cargo by removing from truck by hand, or using manual equipment such as hand truck or pallet jack or similar manual hand tools.
  • Assembles customer orders from stock and places orders on pallets or shelves, or moves orders to packing station or shipping department.
  • Opens bales, crates, and other containers.
  • Sorts and places materials or items on racks, shelves, or in bins according to predetermined sequence such as size, type, style, color, or product code.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.



  • Ability to read, write and speak English preferred.
  • Ability to communicate and interact effectively with multi-functional and diverse backgrounds.
  • Responding promptly and professionally to customer needs.
  • Reading, comprehending and completing basic checklists, forms or other related documents. 
  • Performing in a team environment. 
  • Operating hand and power tools.
  • Performing manual tasks.
  • Following safety policies and procedures.
  • Basic proficiency in operating a computer.
  • Ability to become forklift certified, when required. 


Knowledge, Experience & Skills:  Essential Requirements

Education & Experience


  • High school education or GED preferred.
  • Minimum one year industry experience required.

CEVA Logistics is proud to be an equal opportunity work place and an affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status or any other characteristic. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individual with Disabilities.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Experience
1+ years
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