Vista Outdoor Material Handling Associate in Anoka Distribution Center, Minnesota

Join our talented team. Employees at Vista Outdoor are passionate and committed to delivering quality products to our customers. Our culture centers on an engaged and accountable workforce. Our goal is to attract and retain a diverse workforce: rich in talent, background, ideas and experience.

Responsibilities and Qualifications

Vista Outdoor is seeking a Material Handling Associate to safely transport materials between locations in a timely manner to ensure a continued flow of raw materials, work-in-process and finished goods.

Essential Functions:

  • Transport completed products, work-in-process, raw material and scrap between operations and also to and from warehouses on a timely basis.

  • Informs supervisor when materials are unavailable or won’t be available immediately.

  • Serves as a go-between with supervisor and co-workers.

  • Keeps forklift properly maintained and battery charged.

  • Observes all applicable safety and housekeeping rules and reports unsafe conditions or potential safety hazards to supervisor.

  • Demonstrates respect for Federal property and facilities including, forklifts, raw materials, WIP, racking, etc.

  • Maintains general housekeeping by sweeping non-production areas and using mechanical sweeper and mechanical scrubber.

  • Performs related duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated “safety first” attitude

  • Capable of operating forklift (we will train, no previous experience required)

  • Good numerical recognition and comprehension (must pass Working with Numbers test)

  • Ability to understand instructions (must pass Understanding Instructions test)

  • Demonstrated ability to function effectively within a work team

  • Computer experience, or willing to learn (basics of System 21)

  • Ability to work with minimum supervision

  • Ability to multitask and organize workload

Desired Qualifications:

  • Forklift experience

  • Material handling experience

We offer a highly competitive salary, comprehensive benefits including: medical and dental, vision, disability and life insurance, 401K, PTO, tuition reimbursement, and the ability to add value to an exciting mission!

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Protected Veteran/Disabled

Vista Outdoor is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants are considered for employment without regard race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and any other characteristics protected by law. The EEO Law poster is available here: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

If you need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process, please send an e-mail to careers@vistaoutdoor.com . Please note that this email address is for accommodation purposes only. Vista Outdoor will not respond to inquiries for other purposes.