• Material Handler

    Posted Date 1 month ago(8/20/2019 8:11 AM)
    Job Location
    Required Clearance
    No clearance
    Employment Type
    Full Time
    Hiring Company
    General Dynamics Mission Systems
  • Basic Qualifications

    High School Diploma or equivalent is required plus a minimum of 2 years of related experience.
    Certification in assigned area is preferred if appropriate.


    Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.

    Responsibilities for this Position

    General Dynamics Mission Systems has an immediate opening for a Material Handler.  The position provides an opportunity to enhance the performance and profitability of an organization that supports some of our nation’s fundamental defense services.  General Dynamics Mission Systems employees work closely with esteemed customers to develop solutions that allow them to carry out high-stakes national security missions.


    Possesses necessary computer skills to proficiently handle routine tasks
    Performs the physical or administrative tasks involved in the receiving, storing, distributing and order fulfillment of materials, parts, supplies, and equipment
    Accurately completes paperwork or system transactions applicable to functions such as receipts or issues.
    Awareness of General Dynamics policy and procedures related to job function
    Communicates clearly with coworkers, planners, material managers, and internal customers
    Maintains accurate stockroom, inventory and system data
    Researches material shortages and support problem solving resolution
    May gather data for internal audits and extract reports from various computer systems
    Helps set and work toward team goals
    Coordinates and prioritizes individual daily activities
    Supports continuous improvement activities
    Actively participates in meetings

    Clear knowledge of material receiving, control and inventory methodology
    Clear knowledge of receipt and storage of product
    Clear organizational skills
    Provides positive customer service
    Clear communication skills, both verbal and written with individuals within own department and occasionally with contacts outside the organization
    Contacts involve obtaining or providing information or data requiring some explanation or interpretation.
    Clear customer service skills
    Clear collaboration skills
    Clear working knowledge of the enterprise software tools (MRP and Receiving) and associated data
    Clear problem solving skills
    Ability to exhibit clear adaptability and flexibility
    Ability to manage time and priorities
    Clear knowledge of Government Customer Property Control
    Ability to track, expedite, and pick material shortages to the manufacturing floor
    Ability to complete work on assignments that are semi-routine in nature but recognize the need for occasional deviation from accepted practice
    Ability to work with minimal supervision
    Ability to follow established procedures on routine work, only requiring specific instructions on new assignments
    Good computer skills

    Company Overview

    General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS) engineers a diverse portfolio of high technology solutions, products and services that enable customers to successfully execute missions across all domains of operation.  With a global team of 13,000+ top professionals, we partner with the best in industry to expand the bounds of innovation in the defense and scientific arenas.  Given the nature of our work and who we are, we value trust, honesty, alignment and transparency.  We offer highly competitive benefits and pride ourselves in being a great place to work with a shared sense of purpose.  You will also enjoy a flexible work environment where contributions are recognized and rewarded.  If who we are and what we do resonates with you, we invite you to join our high performance team!


    General Dynamics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce.  EOE/Disability/Veteran


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