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Material Handler I-2

Company: Stryker
Location: Kalamazoo
Posted on: November 23, 2021

Job Description:

About Stryker Stryker is one of the world's leading medical technology companies and, together with our customers, is driven to make healthcare better. We offer innovative products and services in Orthopaedics, Medical and Surgical, and Neurotechnology and Spine that help improve patient and hospital outcomes.We are proud to be named the #5 World's Best Workplaces and a Best Workplace for Diversity by Fortune Magazine. Learn more about our award-winning organization by visiting Why supply chain at Stryker? As a member of our Supply Chain team, you will make a daily impact on the lives of others. Apply today and you will get a chance to work with high-functioning, driven people who all have the same mission of making healthcare better. Plus, we have an award-winning culture and were recently named the #5 World's Best Workplace by Fortune! At Stryker, our manufacturing team works with products that are improving and saving people's lives. This is done by providing our customers with the best equipment. The manufacturing environment and culture for this role is fast paced. You will join a team of amazing people who treat each other like family, Value and Support Diversity and Inclusion.Who we want Workstyle: Perform tasks that are generally routine and manual with high attention to detail. Performance: Deliver high quality products. Team Player: Build positive relationships with others to achieve common goals. Reliable: Manage time, to ensure being at work on time and effectively get the job done.What you will doResponsible for the timely and accurate movement of components used in manufacturing, management of material flow into the production scheme, and coordinating the flow of materials requiring transportation within the manufacturing facility. Works with quality and production to manage the process of moving parts and materials throughout the manufacturing plant (kanban system)Maintain a computerized inventory system, reconciling discrepancies as required.Must be able to proficiently operate a variety of material handling equipment which may include, but not limited to: forklifts, pallet jacks, and dollies.Work with quality technicians and logistics material handlers to ensure correct component identification and traceability.Conducts fact finding and problem solving as required.Assist the Team leader with miscellaneous duties and projects as directed.Position RequirementsHigh school diploma or equivalent.Forklift license required.Willingness and ability to work extended workweek including weekends.Willingness to follow all safety rules. Adhere to policies and procedures established by Stryker.Must have good communication skills, a customer service orientation, self-motivated, very organized, enthusiastic, detail oriented, resourceful, willing, and able to work long hours (including overtime as required) and possess a sense of urgency.Reliable and dependable- by being on-time for scheduled shifts, meetings, and trainings. Our benefits Our total rewards offering varies by country but often includes bonuses; commissions; healthcare; insurance benefits; retirement programs; stock based plans; paid time off plans; family and parenting leaves; tuition reimbursement; wellness programs; onsite fitness centers and cafeterias; discount purchase programs; and service and performance awards - not to mention various social and recreational activities. Know someone at Stryker? Be sure to have them submit you as a referral prior to applying for this position. Learn more about our employee referral program at

Keywords: Stryker, Kalamazoo , Material Handler I-2, Professions , Kalamazoo, Michigan

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