Material Handler Lead

Job Type

Full Time



Application Deadline



15301 Northeast 24th Street
United States


Job Summary

Leads team members and performs the work of a Material Handler.

Essential Functions

Assign, guide, coach, and train one or more teammates while performing the work of a material handler.

Remove and sort through salvage material and garbage from salable goods.

Sort donations into appropriate bins for processing.

Provide a smooth flow of goods to the production floor.

Use cardboard packers and identify problems.

Prioritize the loading and unloading of store trucks and vendor's trailers or containers.

Ensure the availability of necessary tools such as salvage and garbage carts, range boxes and pallets.

Mark and stock merchandise in proper categories and route to designated areas in warehouse.

Maintain a clean work environment.

Uphold safe work practices in support of a safety culture through awareness and observation; assist in safety training of employees; reports any potential hazards or accidents. 

Build and maintain internal and external customer satisfaction.

Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

If applicable: Consistent and safe execution of duties associated with forklift operation when certified to Seattle Goodwill standards.*

Perform other duties as assigned. 


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The essential functions listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Minimum Job Requirements:

Education: High School Diploma or Equivalent

Experience: 1 year production experience

Specific Skills/Knowledge/Licenses: If applicable - Forklift Certification Required*

Essential Physical Abilities:

Lifting and carrying 30 40 pounds; Developed fine motor control (grasp, handle, manipulate objects with fingers;

Frequent bending, kneeling, reaching, stooping, squatting, pushing; climbing ladders; standing for long periods of time; Able to travel across a variety of surfaces (stairs, ramps, uneven terrain)

Essential Mental/Sensory Abilities:

Organizing, sorting, categorizing, counting, adding, subtracting,

Interpreting data

Problem Solving

Communicating with the public

Creating written communication

Completing written orders

Working Conditions:

Outdoors and warehouse environment, temperature varies, exposure to dust.

Professional Level


Minimum Education Required

High School

How To Apply

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