Material Handler/Forklift Driver - 1st Shift - El Paso

Date: Feb 25, 2024

Location: El Paso, TX, US, 79835

Company: A. O. Smith Corporation

Company / Location Information

We are one of the world’s leading manufacturers of water heating and water treatment technologies in the world. We are a $3.5 billion company with 140+ years history and we employ more than 12,000 individuals globally who pride themselves on providing the world with innovative water technology. We are committed to Continuous Improvement, not just in our factories or processes, but in our people.

Role Specific Responsibilities

  • Will perform Material Handler functions as needed in accordance with required work instructions, such as forklift license and use of Warehouse scanners.
  • Will be required to learn all duties in the Warehouse including receiving product from the trailers, and pulling shipments.
  • Must be able to perform system transactions.
  • Must make accurate and precise transactions.
  • Must be flexible and willing to work in different areas and on different tasks
  • Must be able to safely operate a picker and a forklift
  • Must be able to stand and walk for entire shift, without the need to sit down
  • Must be able to lift up to 75 pounds.
  • Comply with all the safety, quality, and procedure requirements as noted in the applicable Work Instructions.
  • Will use RF scanner for transactions.
  • Will train in picking orders in Warehouse with accuracy being a priority.
  • Other duties may be assigned as needed.


  • Must be able to operate a forklift.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Measurement/mathematical skills
  • Basic computer knowledge and ability to use electronic information.
  • Ability to work independently or on a team
  • Ability to multi-task and problem solve.


High School Diploma or GED

Years of Experience

Minimum of 6 months related work experience

Physical Requirements

  • Must wear required Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) such as steel-toe shoes/boots, ear and eye protection.  
  • The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds, occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds, and with assistance

We Offer

Competitive compensation package and comprehensive benefits plans which include: 

  • Paid Vacation
  • Holiday Pay 
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Medical insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement

Nearest Major Market: El Paso

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