Material Handler / Operator III - Hebron, KY in Hebron, KY at CEVA logistics

Date Posted: 5/21/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

CEVA Logistics provides world-class supply chain solutions for large and medium-size national and multinational companies across the globe. As an industry leader, CEVA offers customers complete supply chain design and implementation in contract logistics and freight management, alone or in combination. Together with CMA CGM, a leading worldwide shipping group and CEVA’s strategic partner, we are able to offer our customers end-to-end logistics solutions. CEVA’s integrated global network has facilities in over 160 countries and approximately 58,000 employees; all dedicated to delivering consistently excellent operations and supply chain solutions. In our North American cluster, CEVA has more than 11,000 associates running all of Freight Management and Contract Logistics operations in the United States, Canada and Mexico.

CEVA offers competitive incentive packages, excellent benefits and an exceptional culture for career building. Start your career with CEVA and build on our Foundations: Unity, Growth and Excellence. At CEVA, we are passionate about our people and our people are passionate about supply chain management.

Job Summary

Serves as a lead to staff and provides work direction.  Performs the most complex operations, ensures employees are trained and is fully trained in all operational areas.

Key Accountabilities

  • Performs similar operations as the Operator II, is fully trained and operational in all areas of the operation.
  • Performs all forklift requirements, including heavy and oversized pieces. 
  • Prioritizes and assigns work and provides work direction.
  • Works with supervisors and trainers to ensure staff are trained, provides assistance and feedback and completes appropriate forms or documents when required.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Knowledge, Experience, & Skills


Required:  High school Diploma or GED required.


Typically at least 5 years of warehousing or similar logistics experience required.


  • Operating hand and power tools, including hand truck, pallet jack, and related warehouse equipment.
  • Responding promptly and professionally to customer needs, including in a warehouse environment.
  • Reading, comprehending and completing shipping, receiving and related operational documents. 
  • Performing in a team environment. 
  • Performing manual tasks, including those in a warehouse environment.
  • Following safety policies and procedures, including those in a warehouse environment.
  • Basic proficiency in Internet, web-based and job specific software applications.
  • Assisting with providing basic work instructions.
  • Identifying and resolving potential operational concerns.
  • Operating a forklift or the ability to become forklift certified, when required.
  • Prioritizing and assigning work.
  • Providing training and guidance to staff.

Licenses and Certifications


Forklift Certification typically required in most operations within 3 to 6 months of hire.


Valid state issued driver's license.

Forklift Certification.


Travel Requirements:

       Typically not required.

CEVA operates in a multicultural, global environment and is a richly diverse organization operating seamlessly as one company. We aim to attract, motivate and retain the best people in our industry, whatever their background.  We share the same passion to deliver world-class solutions to our customers. We have the best supply chain professionals in the industry and develop this talent in an inspiring work environment.

CEVA Logistics is proud to be an equal opportunity work place and an affirmative action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status or any other characteristic.  We are an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individual with Disabilities.