Logistics Operator

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Date: Jan 14, 2022

Location: Charleston, TN, US

Company: Wacker Chemie AG


Our world needs ideas! As one of the world’s most research-intensive chemical companies, we have been developing leading solutions for numerous sectors – from construction to photovoltaics and cosmetics to rubber – for over 100 years. We have a global presence with production sites on three continents and 14,600 employees from 70 nations.


WACKER POLYSILICON is the global leader in the production of polycrystalline hyperpure silicon for the semiconductor and solar solar industries. At our Charleston site, we are currently looking for a(n) Logistics Operator to join our growing team.


This position reports to the Logistics Warehouse Supervisor at the Wacker Polysilicon plant located in Charleston, TN. The Logistics Operator is responsible for operations within the warehouse and must be able to perform all duties required of warehouse operators, with and without multiple types of powered industrial tricks (PIT).


Job Responsibilities:


  • Receiving all types of incoming goods and booking in the appropriate Logistics computer systems
  • Loading and unloading of trucks with powered and non-powered industrial trucks
  • Verification of quantities, proper identification and quality of incoming goods
  • Operations within the Logistics area of responsibility with and without multiple types of powered industrial trucks
  • Picking and staging materials from all areas serviced by the Logistics Department as required by the customer order
  • Packaging, staging and shipment of materials to customers
  • Delivery and movement of materials to required locations within the Logistics area of responsibility
  • Safe and efficient operation of all PIT used in the Logistics Department
  • Responsible for RCRA handling of waste materials during site transportation.
  • Other duties as assigned


Job Requirements:

  • High School diploma or GED; Associate's degree preferred
  • Two (2) years of operational experience in a warehouse and shipping environment; 4+ years of warehouse and shipping experience preferred 
  • Inventory control and international shipping experience is preferred
  • Must have an advanced understanding of warehouse processes with a good eye for detail and paperwork and strong analytical skills
  • Must have the ability to operate a car, van, spotting tractor, box truck and powered industrial truck licenses required
  • Basic Computer skills (Microsoft Outlook/Word/Excel/Power Point) and knowledge of warehouse management systems required; Advanced computer skills and experience with Warehouse Management Systems (WMS) preferred



What We Offer

  • Competitive Salary (with quarterly bonus incentives)
  • Opportunity for Future Growth and Advancement
  • 401(k) plan with Employer Contribution and Match
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Coverage
  • Education Assistance Program
  • Paid Vacation and Holidays
  • and much more!




WACKER, as an innovative chemical company, makes a vital contribution toward improving the quality of life around the world by developing intelligent solutions for sustainable growth. Our culture focuses on building and retaining diverse and inclusive teams. WACKER offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, competitive benefit offerings and beyond through giving back to our communities.


Be part of our WACKER family, across all nations!


We are looking forward to your online application at www.wacker.com.
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The information contained herein is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of the duties and responsibilities of the job, nor are they intended to be an all-inclusive list of the skills and abilities required to do the job. A minimum requirement for this US-based position is the ability to work legally in the United States on a permanent unrestricted basis.  Visa sponsorship is not available for this position, including for any type of US permanent residency (e.g., for a Green card).


WACKER is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.

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