Conover , NC
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Material Handler

Conover, NC Full-time
Posted on August 5, 2019
Company Overview

When you feel connected to your work, you feel more engaged. At Haworth, you can pursue a career that offers you ample opportunity to build your portfolio and expand your skillset in an exciting and inclusive environment. Join a company that values innovation, inspiration, and you!

Haworth is a global leader in office furniture and architectural interiors. As a valued member of our family, you can make your mark on the world and reach your full potential within a culture of connectivity.

Job Overview

We are currently looking for a Material Handler - Conover, NC to join our team in Conover NC.  

Here at Haworth, our members enjoy the following benefits from their first day of employment:

  • Medical, dental, vision, life insurance
  • 401K & company match
  • Paid vacation
  • Bonus opportunities
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Opportunity for overtime (Paid at time and a half)

As a Material Handler - Conover, NC, you will:

Operate a forklift and/or hi-lo, hand truck, ladder, picker or reach fork lift, to pick, put away, or sort to manage flow of incoming/outgoing production and/or warehouse material. Additional responsibilities include:

  • Delivering products to appropriate areas or drop points, ensuring timely delivery.
  • Flexing to meet production needs, produce sustained quality and timely results, maintain ongoing positive and collaborative behaviors, and reliably work all scheduled shifts.
  • Occasionally be exposed to solvents, glue, fumes, chemicals, dust, dirt, noise, vibration, and fiberglass.

Do you have these required qualifications?

  • Ability to obtain and retain a valid hi-lo license.
  • 1 year warehouse experience OR 6 months Haworth material handling experience.
  • Ability to lift/move product weighing up to 50 pounds.
  • Ability to work overtime, weekends and holidays as needed.
  • Current and continuing right to work in the United States without sponsorship.
  • Ability to work in Conover, NC without relocation assistance.
Do you have these preferred qualifications?
  • Ability to read and understand job aids and other instructional material printed in English.
  • Previous Haworth experience.
  • Experience operating a hi-lo, forklift and pallet jack.
Ideally, you have also demonstrated the following:
  • Good verbal communication skills.
  • Good vision and color perception essential.
  • Ability to work within a team environment.
Haworth Values

At Haworth, we have a strong set of values that guide our business and help us align with our customers.  

We listen to our Customers. We rely on our Members. We honor Integrity. We embrace Continuous Learning. We lead with Design. We create Value. We work to make the World better.

EEO/AA Statement

It is the policy of Haworth to comply with all applicable state, provincial, and federal laws prohibiting discrimination in its employment practices due to an applicant’s race, color, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected genetic information, age, gender, sex, pregnancy, disability, marital status, veteran status, religion, height, weight, or any other protected classification. 

This organization participates in E-Verify Employment Eligibility Verification.