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Material Handler/Forklift 3rd shift

Date: Jan 24, 2023

Location: Groveport, OH, US, 43125

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.


  1. Will perform Material Handler functions as needed in accordance with required work instructions, such as forklift license and use of Warehouse 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 Service Parts 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 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 Made To Order, stock and production, with accuracy being a priority.
  12. Other duties may be assigned as needed.


  • Employee must have good job performance and attendance.
  • 6 months minimum of forklift experience. 
  • 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

Minimum of 6 months related work experience

Physical Requirements

  • Prolonged periods of sitting/standing and frequent bending and reaching.
  • 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

Regularly Scheduled Hours: 3rd Shift, Sunday - Thursday, 10 pm to 6:30 am, overtime on Fridays as required


Hourly Rate of Pay: $18.03/hour (plus $.75/hr. shift premium)


Sign On Bonus: $1500 ($500 at 3 months, $500 at 6 months, $500 at 12 months.  Must not be on a corrective action for attendance to qualify for bonus payments.


Benefits:  Medical, Dental, and vision start on Day 1!  Our comprehensive benefits package also includes company-sponsored life insurance; 401k with company match; short- and long-term disability programs; tuition assistance; professional development assistance; paid vacation days in your first year of employment; ten paid holidays in a calendar year; and employee discounts.


We are a drug-free facility and require all employees to pass a drug screen and background check.

Nearest Major Market: Columbus

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