Material Handler

Are you looking for more than a job? Are you looking for a place where you can grow and work your way up? If so, Etna may be the place for you!

Etna Supply in Wixom, MI is looking to hire for both 1st and 2nd shift in our warehouse! This is an active position where you will be on your feet and moving all day. This is a great position for those of you who do not like sitting at a desk. If you are interested in learning more about Etna Supply please go to our website at

Job Summary:

Receive and put away product. Pull orders and prepare them for shipment.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

These include the following and other duties may be assigned.

  • Be friendly to every external and internal customer/potential customer you come in contact with and assist them to the best of your ability. If you are unable to assist them, politely put them in contact with the correct person who can.
  • Understand the layout of the warehouse/yard and bin location system, as well as the different types of product Etna stocks.
  • Use care in the handling of all materials, products, and/or equipment.
  • Gather materials/products in the warehouse and/or yard to package/assemble for shipment and counter pick-up.
  • Prevent shipping, receiving, and inventory errors through verifying one's own work.
  • Mark all products for pick-up and delivery with customer's name and carton count.
  • Sign, date, completely fill out, and mark shortages or damage on all documents/credits.
  • Unload trucks to receive product and inspect and verify all incoming material for correct address, branch, damage, and freight bill count.
  • Put away and stock product in its correct location.
  • Report all vendor shipping errors following the SOP.
  • Scan and file all receiving documents as well as freight claim and RGA documents.
  • Assist in the upkeep and general housekeeping of the warehouse/yard.
  • Regular and predictable attendance.
  • Work safely.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • None

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Plumbing/Waterworks knowledge with an understanding of product application.

  • Effective communication, stress management, and detail orientation skills.
  • Ability to effectively manage multiple tasks and priorities and easily adapt to changing situations.
  • Effective computer skills. Knowledge of Eclipse a plus.
  • Basic adding, subtracting, multiplication, and division skills.
  • Ability to operate standard office equipment.

Education and/or Experience:
  • High school diploma; or
  • Six months warehouse experience; or
  • Equivalent combination of education and experience.

Certifications and/or Licenses:

  • Ability to pass operator exam and drive hi-lo.

Physical Demands and Work Environment

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Frequently required to talk and hear; walk and stand; push, pull, carry, grasp, and handle, and use fingers.
  • Regularly required to climb, bend, stoop, kneel, and reach; sit; and lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Occasionally required to lift up to 100 lbs.
  • Must be able to fulfill the essential job functions in a consistent state of alertness and a safe manner.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include clear vision at 20 inches or less and 20 feet or more, depth perception, and color vision.
  • Work performed mostly inside but do have to go outside at times with possible exposure to extreme weather.
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
  • Pass substance abuse screening.

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