May 21, 2021

Material Handler I

  • Oshkosh
  • Milwaukee, WI, USA
Full time Transportation Professional

Job Overview

At Oshkosh, we build, serve and protect people and communities around the world by designing and manufacturing some of the toughest specialty trucks and access equipment. We employ over 15,000 team members all united by a common purpose. Our engineering and product innovation help keep soldiers and firefighters safe, is critical in building and keeping communities clean and helps people do their jobs every day.


The Material Handler I will be responsible for maintaining inventory levels through the movement of materials. This role will identify and document incoming and outgoing materials. The objective of this role is to ensure customers having their materials processed and shipped according to schedule.


These duties are not meant to be all-inclusive and other duties may be assigned.

  • Pick, package and ship items in a manner to prevent damage in transit.
  • Report and communicate shipment statuses with management.
  • Perform safety inspections and internal audits of parts, systems, and processes.
  • Identify and locate parts within the warehouse and branch facility; keep track of parts movement.
  • Count inventory and ensure compliance with company standards.
  • Develop bills of lading and delivery forms.
  • Sort inbound and outbound material to proper fixture.
  • Prepare picking fixtures in support of picking process.
  • Maintain a clean, safe, and organized work area.


  • One (1) or more years of experience in shipping, receiving, or a related area.


  • High School Diploma or its equivalent.
  • Knowledge and ability to use Materials Requirements Planning (MRP).
  • Experience working in a high-volume warehouse with automated systems.
  • Forklift Certification.


  • Physical Demands: Frequent Standing, Reaching, Driving, Hearing, Visual, Fine Dexterity, Manual Dexterity, Lifting/Carrying up to 35lbs.; Occasional Walking/Running, Sitting, Climbing, Bending/Kneeling, Talking, Typing, and Pushing/Pulling up to 50lbs.
  • Non-Physical Demands: Occasional Analysis/Reasoning, Communication/Interpretation, Math/Mental Computation; Seldom Reading, Sustained Mental Activity (i.e., auditing, problem solving, grant writing, composing reports, etc.), and Writing.
  • Environmental Demands: Frequent Work Alone, Tedious/Exacting Work; Occasional Loud Noises; Seldom Tedious/Exacting Work.
  • Work Schedule: Routine shift hours. Infrequent overtime, weekend, or shift rotation.
  • Demands/Deadlines: Little or no stress created by work, employees, or public.

Oshkosh is committed to working with and offering reasonable accommodation to job applicants with disabilities. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to disability for any part of the employment process, please contact us at: or .

Oshkosh Corporation is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. This company will provide equal opportunity to all individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status. Information collected regarding categories as provided by law will in no way affect the decision regarding an employment application.

Oshkosh Corporation will not discharge or in any manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with Oshkosh Corporation's legal duty to furnish information.

Certain positions with Oshkosh Corporation require access to controlled goods and technologies subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations or the Export Administration Regulations. Applicants for these positions may need to be "U.S. Persons," as defined in these regulations. Generally, a "U.S. Person" is a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident, or an individual who has been admitted as a refugee or granted asylum.

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