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Materials Attendant

Emerson Electric Co
Danbury, CT 06810
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At Emerson, we are innovators and problem-solvers, focused on a common purpose: leaving our world in a better place than we found it. Each and every day, our foundational valuesintegrity, safety and quality, supporting our people, customer focus, continuous improvement, collaboration and innovationinform every decision we make and empower our employees to keep reaching higher. As a global technology and engineering leader, we provide groundbreaking solutions for customers in industrial, commercial, and residential markets. Our Emerson Automation Solutions business helps process, hybrid, and discrete manufacturers maximize production and protect personnel and the environment while optimizing their energy and operating costs. Our Emerson Commercial & Residential Solutions business helps ensure human comfort and health, protect food quality and safety, advance energy efficiency and create sustainable infrastructure.

Emerson, a Fortune 500 company with $15.3 billion in sales and 200 manufacturing locations worldwide, is committed to helping employees grow and thrive throughout their careers.
Whether youre an established professional looking for a career change, an undergraduate student exploring options or a recent MBA graduate, youll find a variety of opportunities at Emerson. Join our team and start your journey today.


Receive, store, disburse assemblies, parts, materials and supplies, etc. Perform various assigned duties having to do with the preparation, expediting and dispatching of shipments. Responsible for accuracy of inventory in assigned area. Review, prepare and audit inventory control reports and document discrepancies for correction. Take corrective action as required to maintain accuracy of inventory records versus physical stock in shipping, receiving and stockroom areas. Suggest and help implement process improvements to ensure quality objectives and goals are met.

  • Receive stock and distribute material and supplies, verifying quantity and quality using appropriate method (scale, hand count, visual, etc.), ensuring material free of damage and deterioration. Involves use of equipment (i.e. power saw, pump truck, crane, tow motor), hand tools and scales as required).
  • Ensure product is packaged in accordance with internal procedures and customer requirements using corrugated boxes, crates, Instapak equipment, etc. Ensure timely pickup and delivery, parts count, reconcile packing slip, as appropriate for; inspected parts, non-inventory goods, (i.e. customer returns, personal items, show equipment, repairs, copier paper and mail pickup including mailroom and DHL envelopes. Notify Buy/Planners of early shipments and quantity discrepancies including overstock situations, or receipt of obsolete material.
  • Schedule and oversee car and truck loading operations to ensure safe timely and undamaged arrival of product/materials.
  • Responsible for completion, accuracy and maintenance of administrative documents
  • Perform and/or assist in cycle counts as required to maintain required level of accuracy in addition to assisting in preparation and counting for physical inventory.
  • Audit orders being shipped/received to ensure proper quantity and product, resolve discrepancies with vendor, carriers or originator. Ensure control of area, limiting unauthorized entry, withdrawals, receipt.
  • Resolve discrepancies, complaints to ensure achievement of overall departmental and company objectives are met.
  • Maintain orderliness and cleanliness of areas at all times, adhering to all safety and security guidelines.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by supervisor.


High School Diploma or equivalent GED.

Minimum of2 -3 years experience in warehousing type operations of receiving, shipping, storing, and disbursing materials. Must know how to use output of and process input to computer oriented inventory control systems. Requires knowledge of warehouse procedures, packing specifications and safe power vehicle operation. Thorough knowledge of digital scales and bar coding equipment. Working knowledge of manufacturing concepts, i.e. kanban, JIT, BOM etc.

Working knowledge of electrical and mechanical components. General math, verbal and written communication skills required and ability to lift up to 50 lbs. Unassisted.. Occasional heavy lifting utilizing material handling equipment and machinery operation required. Position requires standing between 80% - 90% of the time.

Work Authorization

No calls or agencies please. Emerson will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States. This is not a position for which sponsorship will be provided. Individuals with temporary visas such as E, F-1, H-1, H-2, L, B, J, or TN or who need sponsorship for work authorization now or in the future, are not eligible for hire.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Emerson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status. We are committed to providing a workplace free of any discrimination or harassment.

If you have a disability and are having difficulty accessing or using this website to apply for a position, you can request help by calling 1-314-553-2544 (V/TTY/TDD) or by sending an email to idisability.administrator@emerson.com.

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Posted: 2020-02-01 Expires: 2020-03-01

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