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1st Shift Material Handler

Date: Jan 14, 2022

Location: Franklin, TN, US, 37064

Company: A. O. Smith Corporation

Hours and Compensation

Regularly Scheduled Hours: Monday through Friday;  4:30am - 2:00pm CST

Hourly Rate of Pay: $19.60- $21.75

Sign On Bonus Opportunity:

  • $100 at 45th day of hire
  • $500 at 90th day of hire
  • Must not be on a corrective action for attendance to qualify for bonus payments

Primary Function

Candidate will be responsible for completing training and performing the following job functions:



  1. Will perform Material Handler functions as needed in accordance with required work instructions, such as forklift license and use of SVPT scanners.
  2. Will be required to learn all duties in the Warehouse including receiving product from the trailers, covering the floor by filling issues and pulling finished goods, supporting Warehouse and pulling shipments.
  3. Must be able to perform system transactions.
  4. Must make accurate and precise transactions.
  5. Must be flexible and willing to work in different areas and on different tasks
  6. Must be able to safely operate a reach truck, cherry picker and a forklift
  7. Must be able to stand and walk for entire shift, without the need to sit down
  8. Must be able to lift up to 75 pounds.
  9. Comply with all the safety, quality, and procedure requirements as noted in the applicable Work Instructions.
  10. Will use RF scanner for transactions.
  11. Will train in picking orders in Warehouse for MTO, stock and production, with accuracy being a priority.
  12. Other duties may be assigned as needed.


  • Warehouse experience is a MUST.
  • Must have experience in 2/3 PIT Equipment: Sit down forklift, reach truck, and cherry picker. 
  • Vocational/Technical certification preferred.
  • Employee must have good job performance and attendance.
  • Basic computer knowledge, including SAP.
  • Must be a self-starter, well organized, able to work both independently and as a team member, possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills.


High School Diploma or GED

Years of Experience

Physical Requirements

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