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Environmental Materials Technician at Arthrex Manufacturing, Inc.

Posted in Transportation 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Sandy Springs, South Carolina





Job Description:






















Requisition ID: 42629
Title: Environmental Materials Technician - SC
Division: Arthrex Manufacturing Inc (US02)
Location: Sandy Springs, SC

This position will be located at the new Arthrex manufacturing facility in Sandy Springs, SC.

Main Objective:

The Environmental Materials Technician is responsible for Chemical Processes, including storage, internal transportation, staging, labeling and inventory management.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


  • Coordinate with vendors for chemical deliveries and shipments

  • Assist EH&S with chemical response training

  • Assist EH&S maintain MSDS/SDS systems and process in Agile

  • Identify opportunities for process improvement in chemical processes

  • Support emergency action program-including fire, chemical spill, and weather related emergencies

  • Ability to work effectively with a variety of departments to safely complete objectives

  • Ability to work independently

  • Serves as the focal point for the coordination of receipt and delivery of all chemicals used throughout the facility, including samples

  • Maintain shelf life and batch control for chemicals, keeping accurate inventory levels and performing routine cycle counts

  • Count and safeguard all chemicals entering the plant and prepare necessary documentation.

  • Assure proper labeling, handling, and storage of all chemicals used in the area; assure proper labeling and accumulation of hazardous waste, adhere to all safety requirements

Incidental Duties:

The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed in this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, and indeed additional responsibilities may be assigned, as required, by management.

Education and Experience:


  • High school Diploma or equivalent required

  • 2 years of experience in Warehousing, Shipping, Receiving and computerized Inventory Control required

  • Experience with chemicals and proper handling of chemicals required

  • Forklift experience required

  • MRP experience preferred

  • Experience with waste water treatment a plus

Knowledge and Skill Requirements/Specialized Courses and/or Training:


  • Knowledge of DOT requirements regarding the receipt and disposal of hazardous materials

  • Knowledge of chemicals, use of MSDS/SDS in a high volume manufacturing operation

  • Knowledgeable in all facets of warehousing, including receiving, housekeeping, computerized inventory, location management, shipping Health and safety, problem resolution, and purchasing interface.

  • Ability to multi-task and work under deadlines.

  • Excellent time management and communications skills

  • Strong knowledge of and experience in material handling. 

Machine, Tools, and/or Equipment Skills:

Knowledge of computers and other office machines. 

Reasoning Ability:

Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.

Mathematical Skills

Ability to comprehend and apply mathematical principles to the degree required to perform the job based upon job requirements.

Language and Communication Skills:

Ability to comprehend and apply language skills to the degree required to perform the job based upon the job requirements listed above. Ability to verbally communicate ideas and issues effectively to other team members and management. Ability to write and record data and information as required by procedures.

Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee is frequently required sit; use hands and fingers, to handle, or feel; and reach with hands and arms. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 30 pounds.

Vision Requirements:

Visual acuity necessary to do the job safely and effectively.

Work Environment:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The area that this job is performed in is a general office or open cubicle/workstation environment. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.