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Material Handling 1

Date: Sep 15, 2021

Location: Cuyahoga Heights, OH, US, 44125

Company: Worthington Industries, Inc

Worthington Industries is a global metals manufacturer serving growing end markets including automotive, construction, energy, agriculture, alternative fuel and many other markets. If you aren't familiar with Worthington, you're likely familiar with what we produce. Here in Cleveland, we process steel for a variety of customers; mainly working with automotive suppliers. Fun fact – Worthington is the largest purchaser of flat-rolled steel behind the automakers and our steel can be found in over 50% of US cars! Sounds cool, right? It gets better. We put our people first and operate under the guiding principle of the Golden Rule- treating others the way we want to be treated.  


The primary role of the Material Handler is moving material around the plant or work site with a forklift and/or crane in order for production to run smoothly. In addition, this role may package/band, weigh, and load/unload material from machines and stage material in a timely and accurate manner. This Material Handler is responsible for building arbors and setting up machines for use as well as performing multiple tasks throughout the day to ensure safe and quality production. This position requires a self-starter with a strong work ethic and a desire to perform the duties to the highest standard. Must be willing to rotate on different shits to cover vacations and other time-off days (s) as needed. Will train on days (7a - 3p), for the first 45  - 60 days. Then as needed work off shifts. We do offer a $1.00 shift differential for off-shifts.


If you’re still wondering why you should join our team, here’s a quick list of reasons: 

  • Starting pay $16.50 -$19 based upon experience plus $1.00/hr shift differential!

  • $1,500 sign-on bonus!

  • Performance-based pay increases. 

  • Paid time off

  • On the job training - no manufacturing experience is required. 

  • Access to our comprehensive benefits package on day 1. 

  • Quarterly profit-sharing program; your hard work pays off!

  • $150 annual boot allowance

  • Need a haircut? We’ve got a barbershop on-site.  

  • Want to get a quick workout in? We’ve got an on-site fitness center and gym.   

  • Our pay is competitive; overtime is paid at time and a half, and we pay double time after 48 hours.  


  • Moves material around the facility using a forklift and/or crane for producing, finishing, packaging, or shipping the customer product.
  • Provides machine support by emptying scrap tubs and ensuring lines are cleared of the finished product.
  • Locates material into finished goods as needed.
  • Performs miscellaneous tasks throughout the facility to ensure safe, efficient, and quality production of materials.
  • May perform housekeeping duties within the plant when necessary.
  • Other duties as assigned.


High School Diploma or equivalent


Company Information

We are dedicated to the belief that people are our most important asset. In filling job openings every effort is expended to find candidates within Worthington, its divisions or subsidiaries. Employee development, opportunity to grow and continuing to evolve both as an employee and as a company are instrumental to our success. We encourage employees to inquire about open positions and apply to those that help further their career goals.  

Worthington Industries Inc., and its subsidiaries, is an equal employment opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered regardless of race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, disability or veteran’s status.


How we are protecting employees from COVID-19

At Worthington Industries, we believe that our employees are our most important asset. As such, employee health and safety is our top priority. We have implemented a variety of processes and precautions in order to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in all of our facilities. This includes, but is not limited to: regular cleaning and santization, requiring and providing face coverings, installing hand sanitizer stations, and staggered shift times. 

Nearest Major Market: Cleveland

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