Material Specialist
Iron River, MI 
Posted 2 months ago
Position No Longer Available
Position No Longer Available
Job Description

Do you love the outdoors? Located in the beautiful Upper Peninsula of Michigan.

Job includes opportunities to immerse yourself in the breath-taking natural beauty of the outdoors, with picturesque landscapes, tranquil lakes and scenic trails right at your door step. Enjoy work-life balance in a serene environment that fosters a deep connection with nature and offers abundant recreational activities for outdoor enthusiasts.

Whether you’re just starting or looking to further your career. Come apply with us at Trident Maritime Systems – Heavy Equipment Group. We offer 3-, 4- and 5-day work weeks.

Join us where you can work and play!

Benefits include but are not limited to:

  • 401K contribution
  • Long Term & Short Term Disability, Basic Life at no cost to the employee
  • Medical, Dental & Vision Insurances
  • Paid Holidays
  • Fitness company contribution
  • Referral Bonuses
  • Education Reimbursement
  • Company Events
  • Excellent PTO policy
JOB TITLE:   Material Specialist         DATE:  October 2022 

PLANT/DEPARTMENT:   Shipping/Receiving/Materials              DIRECTED BY:   Team Lead

IMPORTANT WORKING RELATIONSHIPS:   Production floor, Inventory Specialist, Purchasing department, Quality department, and Aftermarket Sales, manufacturing engineering.   


PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITY:  Meets and demonstrates safety in the workplace. Proficient execution of all Shipping and Receiving operations with no guidance. Provide training for all levels of personnel in department. Offer daily guidance in department to prioritize safety, quality, schedule, and cost. Demonstrate the ability to meet routed hours with acceptable quality.   

  1. Safe operations of all forklifts available at facility
  2. Crane operation and rigging
  3. Material movement between all inside and outside operations
  4. Kitting of jobs per instructions
  5. Inventory transactions using a computer and scanner device
  6. Packaging of outgoing shipments
  7. Ensure material preservations and proper identification
  8. Unload/load delivery trucks
  9. Generating and Processing of paperwork for all incoming and outgoing shipments
  10. Communicate with internal and external stakeholders
  11. Be able to guide and assist entry level Shipping/Receiving personnel
  12. Ability to reconcile and correct inventory counts in ERP System
  13. Provide trouble shooting assistance to personnel in department
  14. Schedule shipment with appropriate carrier
  15. Other duties as assigned

  • Basic understanding of supply chain
  • Basic blueprint reading, basic math, and use of measuring devices
  • Basic computer usage including typing, Windows © navigating, and Microsoft Office ©
  • Experience with ERP System

  • Ability to lift, push, and pull 50 lbs.
  • Long periods of standing, bending, and crouching
  • Use of ladders to reach shelves and trays
  • Perform duties outside for long periods of time

Equal Opportunity Employer of Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities/Affirmative Action Employer.
We comply with Department of Labor Wage and Hour Division.


Position No Longer Available
Job Summary
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Required Experience
1 to 5 years
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