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Material Handler

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Date: Jun 22, 2022

Location: Corona, CA, US, 92879

Company: Lubrizol Corporation

Req ID: 84341 

Vesta, a Lubrizol company is a contract manufacturer that specializes in producing thermoplastic extruded tubing and components for medical devices that are used in hospitals internationally. We strongly believe that it takes quality people to make quality products that are so important for everyday use, and we are always looking to expand our Vesta family. Vesta is located in Corona California which is located in Riverside County. We less than 30 miles away from the beach and Disneyland.

Vesta Corona, California location has a class 8 certified clean room, which is 17,000 square feet. We have 14 extrusion lines as well as co-ex lines. We are able to run multiple extruders which can produce a two layer, stripes and three layer extrusion.


The Material Handler will provide support to the production floor, materials manager, manufacturing and quality, through the execution of planning, and logistics of materials on hand. Responsibilities will include working with Manufacturing to ensure availability of materials and prioritization of customers and on-time delivery and will provide the needed material to the floor to accommodate extrusion technicians to meet production schedule.


  • Is directed on the material for scheduling activities to support production of product and ensure OTD.
  • Follows work orders to ensure manufacturing is supported in production.
  • Maintains and follows schedule for shipment to customers
  • Coordinates with secondary operations department
  • Oversees shipping and receiving is processed in a timely manner to me OTD
  • Maintains raw material records
  • Maintains raw material, work-in-process and finished goods inventory
  • Assists with resolving problems with orders, delivery dates or service.
  • Use computer to access and/or update customer records




  • Shipping/Receiving




QUALIFICATIONS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


HIRING GUIDELINES: To perform job successfully, and individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or ability required/preferred.


  • 5-7 years relevant experience
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing
  • Ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced environment
  • High standards of personal and professional integrity
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel and Outlook.




  • Excellent (written and verbal) communication and effective human interaction skills.
  • Flexible to change and possess a high degree level of integrity and “can do attitude”.
  • Willing to work in a team environment and contribute to group goals
  • Able to convert units of measurement, add, subtract multiplication and division.
  • Able to read and use measuring tools, ruler, calipers, micrometer, veneer and snap gages.
  • Ability to receive and provide instructions in a positive manner.

COMPETENCIES: To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies.

  • Continuous Learning - Assesses own strengths and weaknesses; seeks feedback to improve performance; pursues training and development opportunities; strives to continuously build knowledge and skills; shares expertise with others.
  • Job Knowledge - Competent in required job skills and knowledge; exhibits ability to learn and apply new skills; keeps abreast of current developments; requires minimal supervision; displays understanding of how job relates to others; uses resources effectively.
  • Use of Technology - Demonstrates required skills; adapts to new technologies; troubleshoots technological problems; uses technology to increase productivity; keeps technical skills up to date.
  • Design - Generates creative solutions; translates concepts and information into images; uses feedback to modify designs; applies design principles; demonstrates attention to detail.
  • Problem Solving - Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner; gathers and analyzes information skillfully; develops alternative solutions; works well in group problem solving situations; uses reason even when dealing with emotional topics.
  • Communications - Expresses ideas and thoughts verbally; expresses ideas and thoughts in written form; exhibits good listening and comprehension; keeps others adequately informed; selects and uses appropriate communication methods.
  • Oral Communication - Speaks clearly and persuasively in positive or negative situations; listens and gets clarification; responds well to questions; demonstrates group presentation skills; participates in meetings.
  • Written Communication - Writes clearly and informatively; edits work for spelling and grammar; varies writing style to meet needs; presents numerical data effectively; able to read and interpret written information.
  • Ethics - Treats people with respect; keeps commitments; inspires the trust of others; works with integrity and principles; upholds organizational values.
  • Dependability - Follows instructions, responds to management direction; takes responsibility for own actions; keeps commitments; commits to long hours of work when necessary to reach goals.; completes tasks on time or notifies appropriate person with an alternate plan.
  • Planning/Organizing - Prioritizes and plans work activities; uses time efficiently; plans for additional resources; sets goals and objectives; organizes or schedules other people and their tasks; develops realistic action plans.
  • Quality - Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness; looks for ways to improve and promote quality; applies feedback to improve performance; monitors own work to ensure quality.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representatives of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential function. 


The phrases “occasionally”, “frequently” and “constantly” correspond to the following definitions: “occasionally” means up to 33% of working time, “frequently” means between 34%-66% of working time, and “constantly” means 67% and more of working time. 

Additionally vision requirement definitions are as follows: close vision-clear vision at 20 inches or less, distance vision—clear vision at 20 feet or more, color vision-ability to identify and distinguish colors, peripheral vision-ability to observe an area that can be seen up and down or to the left and right while eyes are fixed on a given point, depth perception-three-dimensional vision-ability to judge distances and spacial  relationships and ability to focus—ability to adjust the eye to bring an object into sharp focus.


  • This physical demand level for this job is considered moderate with frequently lifting 25-50 pounds.  Exposure to lifting more than 60 pounds is rare (if ever).
  • The employee will frequently be subject to dynamic standing/walking and using hands to finger or handle/touch with constant exposure to static standing/sitting. 
  • The employee will frequently be subject to pushing/pulling (rough poundage of force), floor to knuckle lift/lower, knuckle to shoulder lift/lower, shoulder to overhead lift/lower, sustained bending, use foot/feet to operate machine, climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl, reach above shoulders or repetitive bending or squatting (Pallet jack/Forklift/Ballymore Drivable Power Stocker for transferring and restocking material).
  • The following vision requirements apply: close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.


WORK ENVIRONMENT:  The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee may encounter while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities.


  • The employee will occasionally be exposed to working near moving mechanical parts such as the bandsaw. 
  • The employee will rarely (if ever) be subject to temperatures ranging from 1 – 5 degrees plus or minus from the outside, wet humid conditions, working in high precarious places, fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, tool room fumes, outdoor weather conditions, extreme cold or heat, risk of electrical shock or travel on company business such as travel for supplies or to FedEx or UPS. 
  • The noise level is considered moderate (business office, computer printer, light traffic level) and frequently considered loud if near operating production equipment (Air Compressor/Maintenance room/Bay Doors).
  • The employee will be required to wear appropriate Personal Protective Equipment such as: safety glasses in the designated areas, hairnet/beard net and lab coat when on production floor.




  • The employee will frequently use PC with Microsoft Office products, and occasionally use Minitab (or other statistical software).


The above statements reflect the general details necessary to describe the principle functions of the occupation described and shall not be construed as a detailed description of all the work requirements that may be inherent in the occupation.


Vesta is located in Corona CA, the golden state. Corona is located in Southern California where the beaches are less than 30 miles away. You can take a 20 minute drive to the Happiest Place on Earth- Disneyland and see their beloved firework show at 9:00pm every night. Corona is a 45 minute drive to Los Angeles, the entertainment capital in the world. The City of Los Angeles is home of the new Los Angeles Rams who have shaken up and created new excitement for the locals. This city is diverse with many different cultures and restaurants. Summer starts off with many different music festivals such as: Coachella, Snowglobe, Stagecoach and so much more. Vegas is less than 4 hours away and an easy drive for a weekend getaway.


Lubrizol is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, national origin, citizenship, age, religion, marital status, military service, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, or any other characteristic or trait protected by federal, state, or local law.


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Nearest Major Market: Corona
Nearest Secondary Market: Los Angeles

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