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Material Clerk

Company: EPB
Location: Chattanooga
Posted on: January 16, 2022

Job Description:

Are you looking for an opportunity to join a company that values people and innovation while placing the highest priority on enhancing the lives of their customers and community? Are you a motivated, passionate, and highly skilled technical and engineering talent with a compelling urge to serve a meaningful purpose and to make a difference? At EPB, we put our customers, employees, and community first. We are dedicated to developing diverse, high-performing people who are passionate about what they do. If this sounds like you, we invite you to learn more about how you can join our team and grow with us.


To provide exceptional customer service and perform warehouse functions within assigned area(s). This includes responsibility for receiving and issuing materials, completing all paperwork in a timely manner, stocking new and salvaged materials, counting inventory, maintaining a high level of housekeeping, sorting and staging scrap materials, interacting with external and internal customers in a professional manner, and other duties assigned by your supervisor.


* Receive incoming shipments of raw and purchased materials by inspecting deliveries and checking items against packing lists and other documentation. Discrepancies will be noted and brought to the attention of the Materials Coordinator and the Purchasing department as soon as identified.
* Store incoming materials appropriately in a timely manner and ensure there is an accurate count of actual inventory levels. Provide the Senior Clerk with accurate documentation of receipts and shipments.
* Working with the Materials Coordinators, assist in the maintenance of a periodic or perpetual inventory of stock as it is received or issued, including stock rotation when appropriate.
* Use heavy vehicles, including forklifts, motorized stock pickers, and material tuggers, to transport goods and materials from one area to another in a safe manner.
* Process orders from requisitions and dispense stock items. Follow the CR materials list, gather and stage materials for future use. Transport and deliver items and supplies to and from remote job sites and office locations as required.
* Assist in unloading unused and salvaged materials from customer trucks or trailers. Sort returned materials and return to stock unused items. Recondition used items for reuse when feasible and classify scrap to get the highest valve when sold.
* Maintain a high level of housekeeping. Keep aisles open for access and travel. Items should be stored in a safe orderly manner that will allow easy distribution and inventory counting.
* Any other duties as assigned by the supervisor.


* A high school diploma or an equivalent education is required.
* Recent experience operating material moving equipment including forklifts, pallet jacks, scales, and related machinery required.
* Thorough working knowledge of inventory transactions, appropriate stocking procedures, order pulling, location systems, and storage and handling methods are required.
* Microsoft Office experience required.
* Experience and knowledge of stocking and order pulling procedures required.
Forklift certification is preferred or will need to be obtained within 60-90 days.


* The Materials Clerk will operate warehouse equipment. Using proper safety procedures and maintaining high housekeeping standards will eliminate potential safety hazards. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate, but hearing protection is provided as needed.
* Required to lift and manipulate weights up to 70 lbs.
* Will work inside and outside on all types of terrain and weather conditions, in a shop environment.


You'll enjoy competitive compensation including outstanding benefits and perks that fit your life, including:Health, Dental, Vision and wellness plans for you and your family - including a free on-site health clinic and on-site exercise facilitiesEducational assistance programs and programs centered on career development to help you reach your personal and career goals.Funding a financial savings program that helps you plan your future - 401KVolunteer Opportunities


Recognized by J.D. Power among the best in the country for customer satisfaction four years running, EPB is one of America's largest publicly-owned energy providers. EPB is also the pioneering communications company that surprised the nation by being the first to offer gigabit speed internet services comprehensively to all residents and businesses in our market-four years before Google Fiber launched its first deployment. EPB delivers internet speeds of up to 10 gigabits per second as a standard offer to both homes and businesses along with television and telephone services.With the fiber optic network as the communications backbone we deployed the most advanced and automated smart grid power distribution system in the U.S. As a result, EPB has become a major research partner for the U.S. Department of Energy and Oak Ridge National Laboratory for field-testing technology and best practices including the deployment of cutting-edge smart grid equipment, micro-grid control systems, integrated storage, and much more.


EPB is located in Chattanooga, TN, a city that Outside Magazine called the "Best Ever." Built along both sides of the Tennessee River in a valley surrounded by mountains, Chattanooga is well known for its scenic beauty and outdoor recreation along with having the world's fastest internet which earned it the name "Gig City." Chattanooga also offers award-winning, downtown living, a thriving food scene, and a surprisingly low cost of living with no state income tax. As a result, includes Chattanooga among its Top 100 Best Places to Live and Top 10 Downtowns

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