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Life Fitness Inc Assembly Material Handler - 1st Shift in Rosemont, Illinois

An empty treadmill isn't compelling, but once someone steps on it, the stories are limitless. Our goal is to connect people emotionally to their fitness journey. We are a global team coming from different cultures and backgrounds with a shared passion to achieve and live our mission of inspiring healthier lives. Inspire. Innovate. Make an impact and join our team! Life Fitness is the global leader in the fitness industry. Our mission is to provide solutions that get the world moving and help people lead active and healthy lives. Since 1977, we have been designing and manufacturing cutting-edge, best-in-class fitness products for commercial facilities and home use. We have something for everyone with innovative cardio, strength, and group training products including treadmills, exercise bikes, elliptical cross-trainers, rowers, and weight and group training equipment. We operate under the brands Life Fitness, Hammer Strength, Cybex, Indoor Cycling Group, SCIFIT and Brunswick Billiards. Job Purpose: Performs the movement of materials within departments as well as between departments in fast paced environment. Essential Job Functions: Transport product and material to appropriate work areas in a timely and safe manner. May include picking parts orders and packaging parts, or filling parts bins on assembly lines. Disburses parts, fixtures and materials within and between departments as assigned by Supervisor. Documents delivery of all items. Places stock in designated areas in each department and verifies accuracy of part number, quantity, location, and material transactions. Operates mechanical and other material handling equipment such as forklift, pallet jacks and scale. Maintain accurate inventory. Performs cycle counts and audits to maintain the highest level of inventory accuracy. Understand and use visual controls to replenish parts, maintain inventory levels and identify potential shortages. Notifies supervisor of any errors with procedures or equipment to maintain the highest degree of safety, inventory accuracy and productivity. Locate inventory locations and perform inventory move transactions. Complete all transactions accurately and within a timely manner. Assist operators in delivering parts in order to maximize department efficiency. Daily interaction with manufacturing personnel, Materials, Receiver, and Shipping Department. Provide daily support to all inventory and production control functions. Maintain clean and organized work area and aisles by disposing waste, cardboard, and pallets appropriately. Performs other related duties as assigned. Qualifications and Skills Needed: Required Basic counting, adding and subtracting Attention to detail and time management Ability to work independently and safely in a fast-paced team environment Strong organizational skills Motivated self-starter Preferred High School Diploma or equivalent 3 - 5 years of relevant experience 1 year in manufacturing environment Forklift certification Database knowledge Microsoft Excel experience Cycle-counting experience RF Scanning device experience Working Conditions: Lift/carry up to 10 lbs. constantly and product weighing up to 50 lbs. occasionally. Over 50 lbs. with lift assist. Push/pull up to 100 lbs. occasionally. Perform tasks that are primarily walking and standing for full 9-12-hour shift. Frequently use hands and fingers to pick parts and grip objects, tools, scanner, etc. Occasionally crouch, kneel, bend, stoop and reach forward and overhead. Bend, twist/turn, push/pull, reach overhead and grasp tools as necessary. Operate powered equipment listed in Equipment Used section below. Work area can be noisy. Equipment Used: Material handling equipment (RF scanner, stand up and/or sit-down forklifts, pallet jacks, bander, pallets, common hand tools, trash and cardboard compactors, scale and computer terminal). All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, se