Material Handler in Charlotte at Curtiss-Wright

Date Posted: 8/29/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Curtiss-Wright Surface Technologies ("CWST") is the group name for the collective technical services provided by the legacy companies of Metal Improvement Company("MIC"), E/M Coating Services, Everlube Products, FW Gartner Thermal Spraying, Para Tech Coating, Component Coating & Repair Services, Bolt's Metallizing and IMR Test Labs.


CWST is a Division of Curtiss-Wright Corporation, a global innovative company that delivers highly engineered, critical function products and services to the commercial, industrial, defense and energy markets.

Curtiss-Wright invests in the development, recruitment, and retention of critical skills as part of its model for business success. We offer a competitive wage, a comprehensive benefits package including medical and prescription drug coverage, dental benefits, life and disability insurance, 401k retirement, tuition reimbursement, and paid vacation/holidays.

Material Handler 

Under general supervision, performs the physical or administrative tasks involved in the shipping, receiving, order fulfillment, storing and distributing of materials, parts, supplies and equipment. Unpacks and checks goods received against purchase orders or invoices, maintains records of received goods and rejects unsatisfactory items. Lifts heavy items and may operate a forklift. Prepares and maintains records of merchandise shipped. Posts weights and shipping charges and prepares goods for final shipment. Examines, stocks and distributes materials in inventory and on manufacturing lines. May prepare kitting packages for assembly production. 

Location: Charlotte, NC

Your Challenge: 

  • Prepare, load and unload shipments including documentation and verification.
  • Responsible for processing all material to include examination for damage, processing discrepancies, and delivery of material to stock rooms.
  • Perform a variety of kitting and order functions.
  • Contact carriers to pick up freight.
  • Recommend process improvements to reduce future discrepancies.
  • Assist with cycle count inventory
  • Operate a forklift when needed
  • Assist with other business unit functions when needed 

Your Expertise:

  • High School or Equivalent required. 
  • Forklift experience highly desired.
  • APICS and Green Belt certification preferred.
  • Computer literate and able to perform basic math.
  • Must be able to lift 35 - 40 lbs 
  • Must be able to communicate effectively and follow procedures and instructions.

This position may require exposure to information which is subject to US export control regulations, i.e. the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or the Export Administration Regulations (EAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of U.S. regulations.

Curtiss-Wright values diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you require accommodation due to a disability at any time during the recruitment and/or assessment process, please contact Talent Acquisition and we will make all reasonable efforts to accommodate your request.