Position:      Material Handler
Shift:            1st Shift, Monday through Friday, 7:00 am – 3:30 pm
Location:     The Specialty Mfg. Co. – White Bear Lake, MN

Position Description

  • The material handler is responsible for the physical movement of inventory in and around the warehouse.
  • Nonexempt position that reports to the Shipping, Receiving, and Warehouse Manager.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Stage production orders and complete corresponding transactions in the computer.
  • Maintain Kanban inventory levels and complete corresponding transactions in the computer.
  • Collect finished goods and transport to shipping.
  • Put new inventory in a warehouse location and completed corresponding transactions in the computer.
  • Maintain good housekeeping of warehouse.
  • Cycle count inventory.
  • Report inventory discrepancies.
  • Identify, recommend and notify appropriate people of any quality system problems.
  • Safely use all equipment supplied for the above tasks (forklifts and pallet jacks).
  • Any other duties as assigned by management.

Job Requirements:


  • High School diploma or GED required, or equivalent experience.


  • Previous warehouse experience a plus.


  • Computer skills
  • Forklift experience / license
  • Must be able to read write and speak English
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Must be able to work with limited supervision

Physical Requirements:

  • Factory environment.
  • Must be able to maneuver / lift 40 pounds continuously.
  • Work must be performed on site during normal SMC business hours.
  • Ability to relate to people and their equipment problems
  • Ability to perform welding, pipe fitting, carpentry and electrical duties
  • Working knowledge of HVAC a plus
  • Must be able to work in a team environment
  • Strong written and communication skills
  • Basic PC skills

Apply Now!

Print a copy of our application by clicking here. You may email the completed application as an attachment to [email protected] or fax to 651-846-5254.

Interested candidates may also email their resume to [email protected] (only .doc, .pdf or .txt formats will be accepted). Your information will be submitted to The Specialty Mfg. Co. Human Resources Department for review. Applications and resumes will be retained for one year. The Specialty Mfg. Co. is fully committed to the concept and equal practice of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action in all aspects of employment. The Specialty Mfg. Co. considers all applicants regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, or any other legally protected status.

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