Material Handler


Position: Material Handler

Industry: Manufacturing

Job Type: Temp-to-hire

Location: Louisville, KY 40258

Pay Rate: $17.25 Hr plus, with quick advancement opportunities

Available Shifts:

1st Shift: Monday – Friday, 6:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Job Description:

Snelling has an immediate opening for a Material Handler in Louisville, KY. This position will be responsible for ensuring the flow of materials through the organization meets and exceeds the established production schedule. The Material Handler should be able to work independently and demonstrate a proactive, problem-solving attitude. Job duties include:

  • Perform material handling & inventory task that includes shipping, receiving, stocking, and delivery of supplies
  • Use of forklifts and cranes
  • Inventory responsibilities including cycle counts, handling invoices, completing paperwork, processing transactions

Material Handler Requirements:

  • 5+ years’ Experience in a Manufacturing Environment (stocking a production line)
  • Forklift experience is a must
  • Ability to lift moderate to heavy weights (50 lbs.)
  • Computer Literacy and basic math are necessary
  • Knowledge of inventory databases and shipping programs
  • Excellent attendance and work record • Strong Analytic / Problem Solving skills
  • Must be detail oriented and able to meet deadlines
  • Able to lift to 50lbs continuously
  • Able to perform repetitive tasks, high physical activity


  • Medical, Vision, Dental, and Life Insurance after 30 days
  • 401K (eligible from start date, matched after 1 year)
  • Weekly Electronic Pay

To Apply: Interested candidates should submit their resume for immediate consideration. Resumes will be reviewed as quickly as possible, and qualified candidates will be contacted to set up an interview. Snelling participates in E-Verify and is a drug free workplace. Candidates may be subject to drug testing.

About Snelling: Since 1951, Snelling has helped match exceptional people with exceptional opportunities, and we continue to set the standard of excellence in our field. By combining our award-winning history with industry-leading technology, our team has what it takes to connect you with the job opportunity you seek quickly and efficiently.

Keywords: Material Handler, Forklift, Shipping & Receiving, Inventory


Louisville, Kentucky 40258