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Alphabroder Material Handler 2 KS in Edwardsville, Kansas

Company Overview

alphabroder products build brands, champion causes, acknowledge achievements and offer limitless solutions. Our more than 6,500 styles from 60+ brands of classic and trending apparel and products like drinkware, bags, journals and technology work hard for our Customers – like promotional product distributors, athletic team dealers, screen printers, embroiderers, online retailers, and thousands of other businesses. Our Customers work hard and fast, which is why we have positioned our 10 distribution and production facilities to cover 99% of the US population in a one to two-day ship. Our primary focus is earning the trust of our Customers which is why our Vision is:

Be the Most Trusted & Valued Partner

For Branded Products & Services

Job Description

Position Summary

Safely ensure the timely and accurate movement of stock to provide quality support to internal and external customers.


  • Assure compliance with all related safety regulations.

  • Comply with all OSHA and MSDS standards.

  • Inspect machinery to determine the need for repairs.

  • Operate forklifts to move material through facility in a safe manner.

  • Unload/load shipments from trucks.

  • Sort and place products of identical merchandise on pallets.

  • Count cartons, verify SKUs against packing list and reconcile to bill of lading.

  • Use automated systems and RF units to pull, put away and load/unload customer products, in addition to managing inventory.

  • Accurately scan and label cartons/pallets.

  • Repack boxes as needed.

  • Respond to order shortages.

  • Pick full cases.

  • Replenish pick bins.

  • Put away cartons and pallets.

  • Conduct location audits.

  • Move inventory and update location information.

  • Look for and research missing stock to meet order requirements.

  • Perform housekeeping duties.

  • Serve as a member of the Distribution Center team, helping with other tasks as needed.



  • Ability to operate light equipment (pallet jack, hand jack, and power jacks).

  • Forklift Certification per OSHA standards.

  • Demonstrated proficiency with RF equipment.

  • Physical agility and stamina to stand, walk, bend and lift (up to 60 pounds).

  • Basic problem-solving skills.

  • Demonstrated attention to detail.

  • Must be able to follow directions.

  • High degree of attention required to prevent injury to others.

  • Must be able to execute assignments in an accurate, timely, and safe manner.

  • Often Work in varying temperatures, depending upon the season.

  • Demonstrated flexibility with work schedule; ability to work overtime to meet business demands.

  • High school level reading and math skills.

    Previous experience necessary:

  • Previous warehouse experience preferred.

  • Forklift experience preferred.


    We offer competitive pay and a comprehensive benefits package to those who qualify. This may include:

  • Medical, dental, vision and life insurance.

  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP).

  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA).

  • 401(k)with company match.

  • Company-paid Life Insurance and Short-Term Disability Insurance.

  • Paid Time Off (Holidays, Vacation, and Personal/Sick).

  • Employee Purchasing Program.

  • Career Development and Tuition Reimbursement.

    Disclaimer and Required Notices

    alphabroder is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or genetic information.

    For more information about our commitment to equal employment opportunity, please review EEO is the Law (https://www.dol.gov/sites/dolgov/files/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf) , EEO is the Law Poster Supplement (https://www.dol.gov/sites/dolgov/files/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/OFCCP_EEO_Supplement_Final_JRF_QA_508c.pdf) . alphabroder participates in the E-Verify program. Please click below to learn more about the E-Verify program. E-Verify Participation Poster (English and Spanish) (https://e-verify.uscis.gov/web/media/resourcesContents/E-Verify_Participation_Poster_ES.pdf) Right to Work Poster (https://www.e-verify.gov/sites/default/files/everify/posters/IER_RighttoWorkPoster.pdf) .