WorkSource Oregon Material Handler - Day Shift - Eugene Plant in Eugene, Oregon

Our Eugene Recycling Plant is growing! We are looking to add TWO additional Material Handlers to our Day Shift team. Submit your application today! OBRC is a member-owned, cooperative corporation in charge of picking up and processing nearly 100% of all containers redeemed in Oregon. This entire process is handled by participating beverage distributors and retailers at no cost to the taxpayer. We pick up from over 2,700 retailers and recycle millions of containers a day. GENERAL JOB INFORMATION The Full-Time Material Handler will operate a variety of machines designed to sort, count, or move empty beverage containers for the purpose of recycling. Processes and records container counts accurately while meeting established productivity standards. Identify and report maintenance items. Picks up spilled containers and maintains general cleanliness in assigned work area. This position is scheduled 5:00 AM to 1:30 PM, Monday through Friday. Occasional weekend or overtime shifts may be required. ESSENTIAL JOB TASKS Pull 20 lb. bags from rack and lift onto sorting table. Identify and sort qualifying containers into proper groups. Use computer to scan bar codes and input container counts. Manually enter numbers in computer that do not automatically transfer. Push and otherwise maneuver full and empty bag racks in dock area. Step up and around machine to dislodge stuck containers. Clean electronic sensors on machine. Recognize proper operation of assigned plant equipment to include safety shutoffs and devices. Operate a forklift. Operate an electric pallet jack. Safely climb on top of, around and under machinery as needed. Lift and carry up to 50 lbs. Climb ladders and stairs and walk on catwalks as needed. Maintain a clean work area. QUALIFICATIONS Must be available to work schedule as posted, and overtime as necessary. Pass company's basic math skill test. Complete forklift training class as scheduled by the company. Basic computer skills. Basic mechanical experience and aptitude Must not pose a direct safety threat to self or others. PAY & BENEFITS Rate of Pay: $10.75/hour Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance Plans for Full Time Positions 401(k) with company matching Paid Time Off Paid Holidays