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Material Handler 1 Job

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We Light the Way!


Acuity Brands (NYSE: AYI) is transforming the lighting industry. We take pride in our 12,000 employees, and they take pride in working with the best in the industry.  Join a team committed to lighting the way to a more brilliant, connected, and productive world.  Individually we are talented, but together we are unstoppable.  

Bonus and Incentives

This is a 1st Shift position. Standard Shift is 7am-3:30pm. 

We are currently working overtime hours of 5am-5:30pm.

We offer a referral Bonus of $250! 

How you will contribute:

Duties: Loads, unloads, and moves materials within or near plant, yard, or work site,
performing any combination of following duties: Reads work order or follows oral instructions
to ascertain materials or containers to be moved. Loads and unloads materials onto or from
pallets, trays, racks, and shelves by hand. The Material Handler may occasionally operate
industrial truck or electric hoist to assist in loading, receives and unloads freight both manually
or with equipment such as forklifts and pallet jacks; checks for damaged goods; verifies quantity
and quality of order; verifies items received with purchase order; wraps, packages, and ships
finished goods; delivers and retrieves supplies to and from work or storage areas; tags and issues
supplies; stocks shelves and rotates inventory; may receive, store, and ship flammable, explosive
or caustic and hazardous material; may assemble and move furniture; may maintain equipment
and vehicles or moving materials and products. Other duties as assigned.

Qualified Applicants will have:

  • High School Diploma or GED (Required)
  • Must be at least 18 years of age (Required)
  • Forklift Expierence (Required)
  • Forklift Certification (Preferred) 
  • Must be able to work Required Overtime Hours of 5am-5:30pm 


We invite you to apply today to join us as We Light the Way to a Brilliant, Productive, and Connected World!


Please utilize the internal career site to apply if you are a current employee at Acuity Brands. 


We value diversity and are an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regards to race, color, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, ethnicity or national origin, disability, pregnancy, religion, covered veteran status, protected genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. 

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Accommodation for Applicants with Disabilities:  As an equal opportunity employer, Acuity Brands is committed to providing reasonable accommodations in its application process for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans. If you have difficulty using our online system due to a disability and need an accommodation, you may contact us at (770) 922-9000.  Please clearly indicate what type of accommodation you are requesting and for what requisition. 


Any unsolicited resumes sent to Acuity Brands from a third party, such as an Agency recruiter, including unsolicited resumes sent to an Acuity Brands mailing address, fax machine or email address, directly to Acuity Brands employees, or to Acuity Brands resume database will be considered Acuity Brands property. Acuity Brands will NOT pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited resume.


Acuity Brands will consider any candidate for whom an Agency has submitted an unsolicited resume to have been referred by the Agency free of any charges or fees. This includes any Agency that is an approved/engaged vendor, but does not have the appropriate approvals to be engaged on a search.

Req ID:  3661

Nearest Major Market: Sacramento

Job Segment: Warehouse, Database, Machinist, Forklift, Industrial, Manufacturing, Technology

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