Company: Mid-State Industrial Maintenance
Posted on: June 12, 2021
1973, Mid-State started out as a Machine Shop with 15 employees
servicing mostly the Phosphate industry. Today, Mid-State employs
over 500 people serving the Phosphate, Chemical, Power, Citrus,
Sand & Aggregate, and many other industries by offering turnkey
solutions including field maintenance, fabrication, dragline
repair, machining, pump repair, gearbox repair, and valve repair.
Mid-State is equipped with industry experts, over 200,000 square
feet of shop space, and overhead crane capacity up to 35 tons all
of which allow us to meet all of our clients' needs.
Material Handler, you will also be responsible for the safe and
efficient handling of materials and supplies within associated
- Receive and
verify incoming deliveries of parts and supplies.
- Store items
in an orderly and accessible manner.
- Clean and
maintain supplies, equipment, and storage areas to ensure
compliance with safety regulations.
- Examine and
inspect rigging for wear or defects, reporting any damage to your
- Operate a
forklift, overhead crane, and pallet jack daily.
- Operate a
bandsaw to cut needed material.
- Inspect shop
overhead cranes prior to the start of assigned shift.
- Inspect all
rigging (chains, slings, wire ropes, etc.) on a quarterly basis and
provide supporting documentation.
Skills & Qualifications
High School Diploma or GED required.
Previous Material Handling experience a plus.
Intermediate computer skills required in Microsoft Word, Excel, and
Outlook are a plus.
Previous forklift and overhead crane experience are
Ability to be approved for, and maintain eligibility to be on,
company insurance for driving purposes is required.
Ability to read and write English, fluently.
can-do, team-oriented attitude.
Great active listening skills. Giving full attention to what other
people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made,
asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at
Must be dependable and operate with a high level of
- Ability to
thrive in a fast-paced and demanding environment.
knowledge of the types of material used in the machining
This is a non-exempt position.
This position reports to the Machine Shop Supervisor.
Mid-State is proud to offer benefits to all of its full-time
employees. Benefits available include; Medical, Dental & Vision
Insurance, Life and AD&D Insurance, Disability Insurance,
401(k), Vacation, Holiday pay, and an Employee Assistance
Physical Requirements / Working Environment
Location is at 2730 Mine and Mill Rd, Lakeland, FL.
This is a full-time position. Days and hours of work are
Monday-Friday 6:00 am-2:00 pm and overtime could be required at
Working environment is in an industrial shop; non-climate
controlled and is oftentimes hot/humid. Frequent exposure to moving
equipment, machines and shop tools, and other safety-sensitive
hazards/risks. Must always be alert and able to safely perform the
essential duties of the job without risking harm to oneself or
While performing the duties of this job, you will:
Frequently perform physical activities that require considerable
use of your arms and legs and moving your whole body, such as
climbing, lifting, balancing, walking, stooping, and handling of
Frequently use hands and arms in handling, installing, positioning,
moving materials, and manipulating things.
Other physical requirements include;
Static Strength ' The ability to exert maximum muscle force to
lift, push, pull, or carry objects up to (frequently - 25 pounds;
routinely 50 pounds).
Oral Comprehension ' The ability to listen to and understand
information and ideas presented through spoken words and
Written Comprehension ' The ability to read and understand
information and ideas presented in writing.
Oral Expression ' The ability to communicate information and ideas
in speaking so others will understand.
Information Ordering ' The ability to arrange things or actions in
a certain order or pattern according to a specific rule or set of
rules (e.g., patterns of numbers, letters, words, pictures,
Flexibility of Closure ' The ability to identify or detect a known
pattern (a figure,
Speech Recognition ' The ability to identify and understand the
speech of another person.
Written Expression ' The ability to communicate information and
ideas in writing so others will understand.
Speech Clarity ' The ability to speak clearly so others can
Mid-State maintains a firm commitment to providing a safe and
healthy work environment for its employees and quality services to
its clients. Mid-State is a drug-free workplace. Must be able to
pass a post-offer / pre-placement drug screen and job-related
employment physicals. Must also submit to a post-offer /
pre-employment background check.
legally authorized to work in the United States.
participates in E-Verify. Go to https://www.uscis.gov/e-verify to
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