Job Opening: Driver/Packaging

Position: Driver/Packaging

Hours: First Shift; Monday – Friday from 7:00am – 3:00pm

Location: Lake Mills, WI

  • Personnel in this position will support the activities of the Shipping and Receiving department.  Possess the skills necessary to unload trucks and prepares packaging for secure and safe shipment of Aztalan Engineering products.  Personnel will also be driving to various locations to deliver/pick up parts using a company vehicle.

Wage Range: $13.00/hour

Our Key Requirements:

  • RECEIVING:
  • Unload trucks utilizing pallet jack, forklift, and/or overhead crane
  • Sign for received goods
  • Initiate freight damage claims for material received damaged and generate Non-Conforming Material Ticket
  • Inspection of received material for quality and quantity as it relates to the PO and per ISO 9001 specifications
  • Other duties may be assigned
  • SHIPPING:
  • Prepare and package materials in prefabricated cartons, custom-built wooden crates and/or customer build wooden skids/pallets
  • Pick parts orders when necessary
  • Inspection of parts before being packaged
  • Loads trucks utilizing forklift and/or overhead crane
  • On a daily basis, utilizing information provided by job experience, actively participates in quality, system, and procedural improvement efforts
  • Includes the assessment of problems, recommendations as to solutions and enhancements, implementation of changes and monitor or report on progress
  • Overtime is as required to meet time constraints and deadlines and scheduled training/inventories
  • Maintains a constant awareness of safety issues within the work environment
  • May be required to perform miscellaneous duties not described within this description and nothing in this description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties or responsibilities to this job at any time
  • Some light assembly
  • Operating of cleaning/deburring equipment for preparation of Aztalan Engineering product for shipment
  • Driving company vehicle to pick up or drop of parts
  • Other duties may be assigned

Our Qualifications and Tool Requirements:

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

  • Effective verbal communication skills with positive attitude and professional image and phone demeanor
  • Detail oriented, effective planning and organization, utilizes time well to meet deadlines with the ability to handle frequent interruptions while maintaining a safe work environment
  • Personal initiative and accountability, able to use judgment and independent thinking in the design and construction of shipping containers with indirect supervision

 TOOL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Able to use computer applications and telephone.

 EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • 6 months to 1 year Receiving and Shipping experience
  • Forklift driving certificate and overhead crane certificate
  • Knowledge of Aztalan Engineering products preferred

 LANGUAGE SKILLS:

  • Must possess sufficient skill in oral and written English to present a professional level of communication with management and employees.

CERTIFICATE AND LICENSES:

  • Valid driver’s license

Note: Not all key requirements need to be met by a candidate, but willingness to learn and work as a team is a must!

AEI offers a wide range of benefits including:

Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
Employee Stock Ownership Program (ESOP)
Retirement/Savings Plans (401K)
Short and Long Term Disability
Life and Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance
Employee Assistance Program
Term Life Insurance
Flexible Spending Accounts & Health Reimbursement
Personal Time Off including sick pay
Floating Holidays
Paid Holidays
Tuition Reimbursement

Our Application Process:

Please complete the employment application online by clicking on the link “Join Our Team” at the bottom of the webpage or by going to the “Contact Us” tab and select “Join Our Team.”  You can also email your resume and cover letter expressing your talents, skills, successes and career objectives to Sarah Cummings at scummings@aztalan.com or Alex Sawicki at asawicki@aztalan.com.