Exide Technologies Distribution Center Worker in Salina, Kansas

Overview

Exide is looking for great additions to the Salina team! Distribution Center Workers fill, Order Processors, Rotates, Warehouse, Plaque Room, and Dock Coordinator positions in our distribution center departments. Distribution center workers must work safely, produce high quality products in an efficient manner, and learn other positions on the line. We’re seeking people with positive attitudes, safety and quality orientations, and team-oriented spirit. The best candidates are dependable and take pride in their work. Mechanical aptitude is a plus.

The starting pay rate will be between $14-$20 per hour; skill and business need will determine pay.

Shifts are scheduled for 12 hours, and mandatory overtime may be required; weekend work is a part of all schedules.

Schedules:

  • A- Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, and every other Wednesday (Days)

  • B- Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, and every other Wednesday (Nights)

  • C- Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and every other Wednesday (Days)

  • D- Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and every other Wednesday (Nights)

Exide Technologies offers a strong benefit package that includes the following:

  • Medical, prescription, dental and vision plans

  • Short-term, long term disability and employee life

  • 401(k) plan

  • 3% Retirement Contribution

  • Paid Time Off

  • Paid Holidays

  • Exide pays the majority of your benefit contribution costs

  • Most benefits are effective on your date of hire

Responsibilities

  • Work with a multiple-person team in an area containing electrical powered machinery, conveyors, computers, and ventilation equipment to meet daily production targets

  • Follow safety and health regulations for the protection of self and fellow workers.

  • Must learn and follow quality control specifications, maintain accurate and timely charts, forms, and other material control documents.

  • Maintain a clean and orderly work area in accordance with 5s requirements.

  • Comply with safety and health regulations for the protection of self and fellow workers.

  • Follow Lean Manufacturing Procedures.

  • Comply with current Quality Systems requirements.

  • Perform other duties as assigned by management.

  • Will be exposed to lead (dust, fumes, and molten form) and other hazards.

Qualifications

Physical Requirements:

  • Continuous standing, lifting, bending, twisting, stooping and pulling for duration of work hours

  • Occasionally required to work in extreme environmental conditions (hot, cold, humid)

  • Must wear personal protective equipment such as gloves, respirator, safety glasses, and steel toed shoes, hearing protection, etc., as outlined in established department PPE policy.

  • Will carry or move short distances, wooden pallets weighing up to 40 pounds.

  • Must be able to do some heavy lifting, up to 50 pounds.

Equipment Used:

  • Personal Protective Equipment as required.

  • Reach truck, walkie, clipboard, packing list, pen/pencil, voltmeter, J D Edwards computer system,and RF computer.

Education, Experience, Skills Required:

  • Must be able to understand and communicate in basic English to receive training, instructions and perform team responsibilities.

  • Mechanical aptitude preferred.

  • Previous manufacturing or related experience preferred.

  • Computer literate.

  • Must achieve passing score on pre-employment assessment

  • High school diploma preferred

EEO Statement

Exide Technologies is an equal opportunity employer where an applicant's qualifications are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis prohibited by law.

About Exide

Exide Technologies (www.exide.com) is a global provider of stored electrical-energy solutions for the transportation and industrial markets. Exide’s 130 years of technology innovation combined with operations in more than 80 countries enables the company to deliver compelling solutions for the world’s current and future power needs. Exide produces and recycles a broad range of products, serving the Transportation, Industrial Network Power and Motive Power market segments with battery and energy storage systems and specialty applications for a broad range of industries including: agricultural, automotive, electric, light and heavy-duty truck, marine, materials handling, military, mining, powersport, railroad, security, telecommunications, utility and uninterruptible power supply (UPS), among others. Exide is Powering the World Forward - history and scale combined with a start-up mentality make Exide the right choice for customers who want more than simply a battery supplier.

Requisition ID 2018-2037

Category Warehouse

Position Type Regular Full-Time