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Title:  Material Handler


Advanced Energy Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: AEIS), enables design breakthroughs and drives growth for leading semiconductor and industrial customers. Our precision power and control technologies, along with our applications know-how, inspire close partnerships and innovation in thin-film and industrial manufacturing. We are proud of our rich heritage, award-winning technologies, and we value the talents and contributions of all Advanced Energy's employees worldwide.



Moves, locates, pulls, and counts inventory in a variety of locations and performs all necessary software transactions.  Ensures accurate inventory and material processes are followed.  Attends to the material requests from Production or other personnel.



  • Responsible for the physical and administrative tasks involved in the storing and distributing of materials, parts, supplies and equipment.  Distribution can include the driving of a company truck to transport materials.
  • Examines, stocks, and kits materials in inventory and on manufacturing lines.
  • Prepares kitting packages for assembly production, service repair, and sales orders.
  • Performs daily cycle counts, posts inventory counts as applicable, and helps resolve discrepancies
  • Ensures the security and accountability of materials and goods with inventory control
  • Communicates issues appropriately to Planners, Buyers, etc
  • Responds to requests & inquiries quickly and professionally
  • Other duties as assigned



Primarily works in a manufacturing environment which may be noisy and fast paced.  Because of the nature of the product being produced, high voltage and current conditions exist and appropriate precautions must be observed.


PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:                                                   

  • Standing 25%
  • Walking 50%
  • Sitting 25%
  • Carrying 30 lbs.
  • Pushing 50 lbs.
  • Pulling 50 lbs.



  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Capability to respond quickly and professionally to changing requirements
  • Ability to accurately count and maintain inventory
  • PC skills; ability to learn new software applications
  • Ability to work on a team and focus on satisfying internal customer needs
  • Knowledge and understanding of ESD practices



  • Experience in storeroom, warehousing, or other material handling position preferred
  • Experience with Microsoft Windows, Outlook, and Excel desired
  • Experience transporting material via truck desired, with acceptable driving record according to AE policy



  • High School Diploma or GED



As part of our total rewards philosophy, we believe in offering and maintaining competitive compensation and benefits programs for our employees to attract and retain a talented, highly engaged workforce.  Our compensation programs are focused on equitable, fair pay practices including market-based base pay, an annual pay-for-performance incentive plan, and discounted Employee Stock Purchase Plan. 


In addition to our competitive compensation practices, we offer a strong benefits package in each of the countries in which we operate.  In the U.S., we offer a rich benefits package that includes:


  • Medical - 4 different health care plan options, dental, and vision
  • Short and long-term disability and life insurance
  • Health savings and flexible spending accounts
  • Generous paid time off starting at 4 weeks, 7 holidays and 3 floating holidays
  • 8 Hours of paid volunteer time off
  • 8 weeks of paid parental leave for both Moms and Dads
  • Company matched 401(k)
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Expanded mental health coverage and employee assistance programs  
  • Other voluntary benefits include pet insurance, identify theft, legal assistance, critical illness, and voluntary accident insurance


Advanced Energy is committed to diversity in its workforce including Equal Employment Opportunity for Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities


Job ID - 24097

Nearest Major Market: Portland Oregon
Nearest Secondary Market: Tacoma