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Agilex Material handler- 1st and 2nd shift

Agilex Fragrances is a leading provider of custom fragrance compounds and delivery systems serving mid-sized customers. We have an opportunity for a MATERIAL HANDLER at our Somerset, NJ facility on 1st and 2nd shift (6.00am to 2.30pm and 2.00pm to 10.30pm).  This position will be responsible to perform routine procedures and activities related to the retrieval, storage, and disbursement of containerized or packaged materials and chemicals used in manufacturing.  

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Moves and stages full drums, totes, and pallet loads of materials to compounders in production as needed.
  • Removes empty drums and empty totes from production and drop areas and places in recycling area.
  • Maintains high use raw material stations, including hot room, powder area, dispensing drum area, manual pour raw material areas.
  • Using  inventory management/forecast system, and in partnership with Compounders, ensures staging of raw materials to ensure efficient operation of robot. This includes retrieving drums, staging on lift and off-loading at mezzanine.
  • Responsible for maintaining proper inventory levels in storage tanks, refills as needed using portable pump.
  • Using Inventory management system, responsible for proper inventory levels in totes. 
  • Utilizing safe operation of Forklift, transports materials to mezzanine area and pumps raw materials into totes.
  • Operates various types of material-handling equipment, such as forklift trucks, hand trucks, and drum lift, elevator, in accordance with safety rules and regulations.
  • Maintains a clean and safe work area, and adheres to safety regulations, and procedures, understanding the hazards that are associated with the job duties, to include chemicals and power operated vehicles.
  • Trains new Material Handlers and helps other Material handlers as needed
  • Participates in year end physical inventory as required
  • Performs other duties as required.


  • High School Degree or equivalency (GED) required.
  • 3-5 years warehouse experience required. 
  • Fork lift certification required.
  • Ability to lift/handle heavy materials, including proper lifting/movement of up to 60lb drums
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work in a an environment with strong odors
  • Must Possess strong commitment to team environment dynamics.   

At Agilex, we create an environment in which employees are valued, motivated and encouraged to
reach their full potential. We offer competitive pay, career growth opportunities, and an outstanding benefits program that features:

* Sign On Bonus $500!
* Generous Paid Time Off!
* 401(k) with Company Match!
* Low Cost Medical, Dental & Rx & Vision Coverage!
* Tuition Assistance for Employees!
* Flexible Spending Accounts!
 * And Many More Employee-Well Being Programs!

Nearest Major Market: New Jersey

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