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Progress Rail Services Corp. Material Handler in Corbin, Kentucky

Auto req ID: 4363BR
Posting Title: Material Handler
Job Category: Hourly/Production
City: Corbin
State: Kentucky

Company Description

Progress Rail, a Caterpillar company, is an integrated rolling stock and infrastructure provider, delivering a full range of products and services to domestic and international railroad customers. Our customers enjoy one-stop shopping and comprehensive cradle-to-grave railway solutions - whether it rolls on the rail or is the rail itself. From locomotives, transit, freight cars and engines, to tracks, signals and advanced technology, we ensure customers can count on us to meet all their rail needs. Forging the bridge between ideas and success, our talented and innovative team members work together to address the challenges of the rail industry today, ensuring success for the future. As part of a vibrant, global network of business operations, each and every member of our team is important to our success. With headquarters in Albertville, Ala., more than 7,000 dedicated employees serve customers through a network of close to 150 locations around the world. For more information, visit and follow @Progress_Rail on Twitter and YouTube.

Job Purpose

This position plays a crucial role in day to day operations. You will be responsible for moving freight, stock, supplies and other materials from one area of manufacturing to another, packing orders, preparing orders for shipment, receiving materials, and a variety of general labor tasks.

Key Job Elements

-Picking materials from inventory

-Kitting manufacturing jobs

-Packaging orders for inventory and shipment to customers

-Receiving incoming raw materials and components and placing in inventory

-Executing required material transactions in the MRP system (M2M)

-Participating in cycle counts

-Participating in physical inventory counts

-Reading, understanding, and following Standard Operation -Procedures in accordance with Medical Device Quality System Regulations

-Participating in and/or leading, team activities associated with continuous improvement objectives

-Other duties as required

Education / Training

High school or equivalent (Required).

Qualifications and Experience

-Shipping And Receiving: 2 years (Preferred)

-Warehouse: 2 years (Preferred). Ability to lift material up to 50 lbs.

Extensive walking and repetitive physical motion (squatting, bending, lifting, climbing ladders) is required.


Progress Rail Services Corporation and its subsidiary and affiliate companies offer an excellent total compensation package* including competitive salary, 401(k) plan with company match, available medical/dental/vision/life/disability insurance along with flexible spending and paid vacation and holidays. Relocation assistance may be available for some positions.

*Benefits eligibility differs by job position and employment status - governing plan documents control such benefits..


Equal Opportunity Employer – Race/Color/Sex/Religion/National Origin/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Vets/Disabilities