Material Handler

by Means Industries

Location: London, ON
Date Posted: Nov 15, 2022
Means Industries

Job Description

Material Handler




Amsted Automotive Group, London, Ontario, is looking for a Material Handler capable of operating all production and related equipment in the department, consistently meeting quality, safety, and production expectations.


  • Responsible to ensure smooth flow of raw components and dunnage necessary to run including but not limited to flow formers, lathes, presses, WIP areas
  • Responsible to ensure product is maintained in a neat, organized manner in designated areas and contain required Move Tickets or Suspect Tags ensuring production team members complete move tickets correctly
  • Responsible to complete reporting documentation as required including, but not limited to, Hold Cage Inventory Sheet
  • May be required to print and place bar code labels on all finished goods prior to storing; remove all old bar-coding labels from bins
  • Empty swarf bins/scrap bins into compactor and cycle
  • Pitchfork swarf to decrease conveyor jams
  • Responsible to carry out general housekeeping and 5S check sheet tasks as scheduled, required, or appropriate (ie. Clean up of oil, coolant, water, lubricant)
  • Complete work assignments with accuracy, sense of urgency, and in a safe manner in accordance with established standards, and all applicable Regulations / Legislation
  • Participate in company programs as required or requested including but not limited to 5S, Elimination of Waste, communication meetings, training, etc.
  • Create, update, and maintain a training matrix for all TFA – London team member training
  • Promote the company’s operational visions, values, and goals
  • Conduct all work activities in a manner that is supportive of team effort
  • Participation in training or other team activities to support ongoing continuous improvement
  • Adherence to all rules and regulations as may be amended from time to time
  • Participate in the company’s health, safety, environmental, and operational programs
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Manager, or his/her designate.


  • High School or equivalent with minimum 2 years related experience in manufacturing environment (automotive preferred)
  • Multi-tasking, fast paced environment
  • Strong organizational and time managements skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Powerpoint)
  • Ability to achieve results / targets through others who are not direct reports
  • Ability to adapt and maintain performance in changing work environment
  • Effective interpersonal / communication skills required
  • Must be able to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Ability to effectively manage conflict, foster good team and inter-department relations
  • Reliable transportation needed
  • Available for 11pm to 7am shifts


  • $18.00 / hour + shift premium
  • Shift Premiums for Midnights
  • 8 hour shifts
  • Overtime after 40 hours
  • Vacation – up to 10 days to start, 1-4 years 13 days,
  • 3 Floater days
  • Employee Discounts with suppliers including GM and Ford
  • Monthly Employee Appreciation Day
  • Peer to Peer Recognition Program
  • Service Awards
  • Onboarding SWAG Bag
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • GoodLife Fitness Discounted Membership
  • Company paid uniform
  • Reimbursement for Work Boot, Safety Glasses and form fitted hearing protection
  • Continuous training and professional development
  • Opportunity to work in a growing company
  • Corporate behaviours that promote respect, listening, trust, integrity, creativity, innovation, and teamwork


  • Work may require extended periods of sitting, standing, lifting, bending, stooping, and performing repetitive motion tasks
  • Excellent manual dexterity, ability to lift and carry up to 50 pounds occasionally
  • Must be willing and able to work any shift as may be required
  • Manufacturing environment working with machines, parts, and equipment
  • Wear personal protective equipment as prescribed
  • Usage of a computer and other productivity machinery such as a SAP hand held scanner and control panels

Means TransForm Products is an equal opportunity employer and will make accommodations available to applicants with disabilities upon request and throughout the entire recruitment process.




High School or better.