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Material Handler

Date: Dec 3, 2022

Location: Papendrecht, NL

Company: GKN Aerospace Careers

About Us

GKN Aerospace is the world’s leading multi-technology tier 1 aerospace supplier. With 38 manufacturing locations in 12 countries, we serve over 90% of the world’s aircraft and engine manufacturers. We design and manufacture innovative smart aerospace systems and components. Our technologies are used in aircraft ranging from the most used single aisle aircraft and the largest passenger planes in the world to business jets and the world’s advanced 5th generation fighter aircraft.

About the opportunity

GKN Aerospace is a global engineering business. Every time you travel by air almost anywhere in the world, it is likely that GKN is helping you on your way. We design, manufacture and service systems and components for original equipment manufacturers around the world. We are continuously evolving, pioneering new technologies and reinventing existing ones, stretching ourselves to be better in everything we do.

We are looking for people who want to make a difference, talented members with the skills and passions to become the best of the future in what they do.

Job Summary

Follow standard work for material handling (e.g. receiving, shipping, warehousing…..)
Perform all activities in accordance with safety and quality rules
Use adequate equipment (forklift, tow train….) to move material
Records movements of material in the transactional records systems (e.g. receipt, booking….)
Make proposals to improve safety, quality, efficiency…
This role may require specific accreditation to use specific handling equipments. The local job description must mentioned all necessary accreditation to use on site handling equipment.

Job Responsibilities

Manage inbound material flow 
Monitor inbound delivery performance 
Receive, inspect, and store inbound deliveries 
Track product availability 
Pick, pack, and ship product for delivery 
Prepare package and shipment 
Manage shipping, carriers, and fleets 
Authorize and process returns 
Perform reverse logistics 
Perform salvage activities 
Manage and process warranty claims 
Locate stock 
Prepare stock for movement 
Physically move stock 
Maintain inventory status 
Perform physical inventory procedures 

Job Qualifications

Diversity Inclusion and Belonging (DIB)

As a global engineering company, innovation is what differentiates us from our competitors and is central to our success.

A balance of cultures, ethnicities and genders help bring new ideas and creativity to GKN. We need people of different backgrounds, with different skills and perspectives to spark originality, imagination and creativeness in our teams around the world.

GKN is an equal opportunity employer.

We treat all our employees and applicants fairly and are committed to ensuring that there is no discrimination or harassment against any employee or qualified applicant on the grounds of age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.


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