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Job Title:  Material Handler


Huntsville, AL, US, 35803

Business Unit:  Abaco Business Unit
Posting Date:  Aug 1, 2022
Job Description: 

Abaco Systems is a global leader in commercial open architecture computing and rugged embedded electronics. With more than 30 years of experience in aerospace & defense, industrial, energy, medical, communications and other critical sectors, Abaco’s innovative solutions align with open standards to accelerate customer success.


Abaco Systems is a business unit of AMETEK, Inc., a leading global manufacturer of electronic instruments and electromechanical devices with 2021 sales of more than $5.5 billion.


Principal responsibilities:

  • Perform daily cycle counts
  • Pull material for kits and Material requests as directed and coordinated with Stockroom Lead
  • Put away and label incoming material from receiving and returns from manufacturing builds.
  • Maintain inventory accuracy and location at all times
  • Communicate material issues to management and sourcing and assist in problem resolution.
  • Responsible for transactions and inventory accuracy
  • Maintain stockroom documents as required
  • Perform inventory transactions in SAP as required
  • Organize material and store material neatly and accurately
  • Provide support to sourcing and materials management as required
  • Work in other areas as needed
  • Other duties as required
  • Follow ESD guidelines when handling material
  • Follow EHS guidelines: Wear safety glasses with side shields, Follow proper lifting techniques, use PPE as required when performing assigned tasks for job function area


Periodic duties include:

  • Over time may be required
  • Repetitive motion


Minimum Qualifications

  • HS Diploma/GED
  • Minimum 1 year of experience working in a stockroom environment
  • Minimum 1 year prior computer experience or training with Windows based applications
  • Ability to stand, sit, stoop, kneel, crouch, stretch, and reach with hands
  • Ability to perform fine motor-skills in the placement & handling of small components
  • Must be able to lift and move up to 35 lbs.


Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience using SAP, ERP Inventory transaction expertise is preferred.
  • Experience handling electronic components and assemblies
  • Quality conscious and detail oriented.
  • Demonstrated organization skills
  • Demonstrated ability to follow procedures
  • Demonstrated good communication skills
  • Be able to work without close Supervision
  • Willing to cross train in other areas, learn and be a team player


Abaco is a Department of Defense (DoD) supplier and as such employees may work with or be exposed to controlled information that may only be seen or handled by US citizens or qualified permanent residents.

AMETEK is committed to making a safer, sustainable, and more productive world a reality. We use differentiated technology solutions to solve our customers’ most complex challenges. We employ 18,500 colleagues, in 30 countries, that are grounded by our core values: Ethics and Integrity, Respect for the Individual, Diversity and Inclusion, Teamwork, and Social Responsibility. AMETEK (NYSE:AME) is a component of the S&P 500. Visit for more information.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process should call 1 (866) 263-8359.

Nearest Major Market: Huntsville