Material Handler


Do you enjoy moving parts and materials? Are you self-motivated, driven and results oriented? If yes, great! Join our team today! 


Who are we looking for? 

A highly motivated and driven self-starter Material Handler who can work well in a team-oriented atmosphere. The ideal candidate should have some experience working in a warehouse environment using forklifts and pallet jacks. The shift hours are 9:00am - 5:30pm M-F at our Hartford location.  

What you will be doing:

You will be responsible for moving parts and materials between the Rytec facilities to ensure production has what they need in order to operate. You will also supply production areas with needed materials from inventory. 

Who we are?

Rytec is North America’s leading independent manufacturer of high-speed, high-performance doors for industrial, commercial, retail auto, food and beverage, and controlled-temperature environments. The fundamental vitality and strength of Rytec lies in our associates. Rytec's culture is rooted in how our associates behave; we care about our customers and about each other. We provide a fun casual family environment with open communication, empowering our associates to be creative with opportunities. 

What makes us great:

o 3 weeks paid vacation 

o Earn $600 or 2 additional vacations days with our Wellness program 

o 401K company match

o $5000+ in tuition reimbursement 

What makes us different? Together we can make a difference through our Core Values. Every associate is expected to demonstrate our core values every day at Rytec. We are looking for individuals with the same values!

Accountability- be responsible to yourself, business partners and the community.

Respect- treat others with fairness, professionalism and dignity.

Commitment- be dedicated to making a difference through passion, improvement and innovation.

Integrity- create trust through honest and ethical interactions.

Collaboration- make a personal commitment to promote teamwork and seek mutual gains in your relationships.

Benefits of joining our team:

Medical – 2 plans· Dental- 2 plans ·Vision- 2 plans· Basic Life· AD&D· Dependent Life· Supplemental Life Tuition Reimbursement· Weekly accrual paid time off · Holiday pay· Floating holiday· Community Involvement paid time off· 401K: 100% employer matching up to 3% (Fully vested immediately)

If you are ready to join a winning team, apply now!

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, disability, national origin, age, or other protected status. For consideration, please submit your resume with salary requirements. 

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minorities, Women, Veterans, Disabilities




This position is responsible for moving parts and materials between the Rytec facilities to ensure production has what they need in order to operate.


  • Supply production area with needed materials from inventory.
  • Load materials to or from pallets and pull parts if shipment is not completed prior to pickup.
  • Make pick-ups and delivers to all Rytec facilities using company’s flatbed truck.
  • Assist with packaging shipments and loading truck to ensure that space is maximized to its fullest potential and the most critical items are being transported safely.
  • Performs a maintenance check daily on the truck prior to its use and documents this activity.
  • Uses forklifts to move material and load truck.


  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in order to interact with employees.
  • High attention to detail and excellent organizational skills.
  • Experience with pallet jacks and forklift for material handling.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and clean driving record.
  • Knowledge of Rytec parts.
  • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers and/or other employees of the organization.
  • Ability to add and subtract two digits numbers and to multiply and divide with 10’s and 100’s. Ability to perform these operations using units of American money and weight measurement, volume, and distance.
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions. Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.


  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED); six months to one year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.


  • Ability to lift 50 pounds frequently and 100 pounds occasionally.
  • Squatting, kneeling and standing frequently.
  • This position is exposed to dust/dirt frequently and fumes, vapors and mists occasionally.
  • This position is in a manufacturing environment where the noise level is high.
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