The University of Southern California (USC) department of Facilities Planning & Management (FPM) is seeking a Material Handler II to join its team.
The Work You Will Do
The Material Handler II receives, processes, stores, transfers and delivers materials and/or packs and ships outgoing orders. Reviews inventory levels and orders stock, as needed. Makes pick-ups and deliveries, as required. Trains and leads other employees performing work of a similar nature.
The Material Handler II:
Transfers materials from stockroom, warehouse or other storage facility to ordering department and/or relocates materials within storage facility, as assigned. May be required to use hand truck, forklift, hoist, motorized conveyor or other material handling equipment.
Accepts incoming shipments upon arrival at dock. Removes merchandise from belt and moves it to appropriate area of stockroom, if required.
Examines records such as purchase orders, packing slips, waybills, logs, etc., to ensure completeness of all incoming shipments and accuracy of records.
Maintains current inventory records of materials in stockroom and on order.
Prepares inventory reports and distributes to appropriate personnel.
Matches prices on invoices, prices merchandise, if applicable.
Processes orders for delivery. Loads and delivers merchandise to department, sales floor, or other designated location.
Picks up and delivers materials across campus, as assigned.
Prepares, packs and ships all outgoing merchandise (including returns) according to department procedures.
Maintains general order and cleanliness of area, including removal of trash, as assigned.
Trains and leads lower level employees in performing similar work.
Performs other related duties as assigned or requested. The university reserves the right to add or change duties at any time.
The ideal candidate for the position of Material Handler II meets the following preferred qualifications:
2 years of related experience
All candidates for the position of Material Handler II must meet the following minimum qualifications:
High school or equivalent
Combined experience/education as substitute for minimum education
1 year of related experience OR combined education/experience as substitute for minimum experience
About USC FPM
FPM (formerly named Capital Construction & Development / Facilities Management Services) is responsible for planning, developing, and maintaining the breadth of the facilities at USC, and is also dedicated to creating a safe environment for our USC community. Woven into every service, safety is of upmost importance. As FPM, this diverse group of innovative and talented professionals provide high quality facilities construction, operations and maintenance services at USC and serve as dedicated stewards of USC and FPM core values. FPM values employee recognition, accountability, collaboration, respect, and trust.
Come and join the FPM team â a team that works as trusted partners shaping an environment of innovation and excellence. Apply today!
Minimum Education:High school or equivalentCombined experience/education as substitute for minimum education Minimum Experience:1 yearCombined education/experience as substitute for minimum experience Minimum Field of Expertise:Shipping/receiving/delivery
USC is the leading private research university in Los Angeles—a global center for arts, technology and international business. With more than 47,500 students, we are located primarily in Los Angeles but also in various US and global satellite locations. As the largest private employer in Los Angeles, responsible for $8 billion annually in economic activity in the region, we offer the opportunity to work in a dynamic and diverse environment, in careers that span a broad spectrum of talents and skills across a variety of academic and professional schools and administrative units. As a USC employee and member of the Trojan Family—the faculty, staff, students, and alumni who make USC a great place to work—you will enjoy excellent benefits, including a variety of well-being programs designed to help individuals achieve work-life balance.