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Sonoco Material Handler in Elk Grove, Illinois

Material Handler

Elk Grove Village IL

You will like working for us as we have amazing people and a highly collaborative culture. Global success hasn’t changed our tight-knit feel – we’ve simply grown into a larger, more diverse family. We have thousands of jobs around the globe and encourage all of our associates to chase their dreams without having to find them in another company – it truly is a special place.

While reporting to the Department Manager, you will be responsible for handling of materials thru out the production floor. Excellent attendance is crucial for the team to achieve success. You must have a proven record of success in a fast-paced environment. You must have the ability to work independently also as a team. You will take pride in your personal hands-on and analytical abilities, organizational skills and attention to detail.

Day to day responsibilities include:

  • Collaborating closely with other departments and teams

  • Moving material throughout the plant, following routing delivery tickets or orders.

  • Fill orders from storage areas and warehouse stock, deliver to departments and machines.

  • Unload, move and store a variety of materials, parts or products.

  • Performing all duties in support of Sonoco’s quality and safety policies.

This position is in our Flexibles plant in beautiful Elk Grove Village, IL. We are producing Flexible packaging for the food industry. Click to learn more about these products.

  • We expect you to be Sonoco mission driven.

  • Previous experience in inventory practice procedures.

  • You have to have a “get it done” attitude and be accurate.

  • To succeed in this role, you will need good written and verbal communication skills.

  • Assure proper materials reach correct departments.

  • Must have strong attention to detail.

We care about the health and wellness of you and your family. That is why we offer a comprehensive benefits package that makes it easier to manage your health and provide financial security for you and your family.

Apply today and help us get stronger!

We are an equal opportunity employer, and we strictly prohibit and do not tolerate discrimination against employees, applicants or any other covered persons because of race, color, religion, national origin or ancestry, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, marital status, gender identity or expression, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any legally protected characteristic.

Founded in 1899, Sonoco (NYSE: SON) is a global provider of a variety of consumer packaging, industrial products, protective packaging, and displays and packaging supply chain services. With annualized net sales of approximately $5.4 billion, the Company has 23,000 employees working in approximately 300 operations in 36 countries, serving some of the world’s best known brands in some 85 nations. Sonoco is committed to creating sustainable products, services and programs for our customers, employees and communities that support our corporate purpose of Better Packaging. Better Life. The Company ranked first in the Packaging sector on Fortune’s World’s Most Admired Companies for 2019 as well as Barron’s 100 Most Sustainable Companies.