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"Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand"
Job Description - Part 1 - Duties and Tasks

Basic Job Description:

Load, unload and move materials at plant, yard, or other work site.

Part 1
Duties / Tasks
Part 2
Activities
Part 3
Skills
Part 4
Abilities
Part 5
Knowledge

 

Job Duties and Tasks for: "Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand"

1) Loads and unloads materials to and from designated storage areas, such as racks and shelves, or vehicles, such as trucks.

2) Stacks or piles materials, such as lumber, boards, or pallets.

 

3) Bundles and bands material, such as fodder and tobacco leaves, using banding machines.

4) Sorts and stores items according to specifications.

5) Assembles product containers and crates, using hand tools and precut lumber.

 

6) Adjusts or replaces equipment parts, such as rollers, belts, plugs and caps, using hand tools.

7) Records number of units handled and moved, using daily production sheet or work tickets.

8) Attaches identifying tags or marks information on containers.

9) Cleans work area, using brooms, rags, and cleaning compounds.

10) Installs protective devices, such as bracing, padding or strapping, to prevent shifting or damage to items being transported.

11) Reads work orders or receives and listens to oral instructions to determine work assignment.

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12) Shovels materials, such as gravel, ice or spilled concrete, into containers, bins or onto conveyors.

13) Directs spouts and positions receptacles, such as bins, carts, and containers, to receive loads.

14) Transports receptacles to and from designated areas, by hand or using dollies, handtrucks, and wheelbarrows.

 

15) Secures lifting attachments to materials and conveys load to destination, using crane or hoist.

Job Description for "Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand" continued here...

Part 1
Duties / Tasks
Part 2
Activities
Part 3
Skills
Part 4
Abilities
Part 5
Knowledge


"Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand"   Holland / RIASEC Career Code:  R-C-E        SOC:  53-7062.03


 

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