Material Packaging Specialist
Posted on: November 26, 2022
One team. Global challenges. Infinite opportunities. At Viasat,
we're on a mission to deliver connections with the capacity to
change the world. For more than 35 years, Viasat has helped shape
how consumers, businesses, governments and militaries around the
globe communicate. We're looking for people who think big, act
fearlessly, and create an inclusive environment that drives
positive impact to join our team.
Viasat is seeking a dynamic material packaging specialist to
support our global inventory fulfillment functions. Your
responsibilities will be diverse, but you will be empowered to use
your initiative in a variety of tasks in support of our
Manufacturing, Service, and Engineering departments as well as
direct customer requirements. These functions will consist of
assessing equipment and material packaging requirements and
executing scheduled shipment plans. You will also coordinate with
our Quality Department and Program Managers to ensure the flow of
products through the crating and shipping processes to meet our
internal and external customer requests in the quickest and most
efficient way possible.
As the Material Packaging Specialist, you will be responsible for
product verification for revision correctness, material packaging,
and inventory accuracy against the bill of material requirements.
You will assess product crating and packaging needs for shipments
to our customers or installation teams by meticulously validating
quality control that meets company standards for safety, security,
productivity, and accuracy. You will assemble boxes, skids, crates,
or platforms used for shipping equipment and machine parts. You
will inspect and report equipment maintenance as required and in
accordance with preventive maintenance standards. You will also
pick work orders, perform work order close transactions, and
inventory stocking activities. The Material Packaging specialist
will also be responsible for other duties as assigned by the group
lead including occasional work at any of our Off-site local
warehouses and any projects as required.
A well-qualified candidate will be a self-starter, exhibit strong
problem-solving skills, and have a bias for action. They are
team-oriented and possess a forward-looking approach to process
* 3+ years experience in shipping or material packaging role.
* Material control and physical inventory maintenance
* Experience operating powered industrialized trucks (forklifts and
* Ability to use mechanical impact tools, saws, and drills.
* Ability to work on drawings and documented procedures.
* Demonstrate excellent communication and customer service
* Good math and measurement skills
* Prominent level of integrity and dependability with a strong
sense of urgency and results orientation.
* High School Diploma.
* U.S. Citizenship is required.
* Carpentry or construction-type skills.
* Familiarity with Barcode and/or RFID equipment
* Prior crating experience.
* Proficient with MS Office Suite, including Excel and Word.
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $19.00 - $25.00 per hour
* 401(k) matching
* Dental insurance
* Employee discount
* Flexible spending account
* Health insurance
* Life insurance
* Paid time off
* Parental leave
* Professional development assistance
* Referral program
* Relocation assistance
* Retirement plan
* Tuition reimbursement
* Vision insurance
* 8 hour shift
* Evening shift
* Monday to Friday
Supplemental pay types:
* Signing bonus
* Shipping & receiving: 3 years (Preferred)
* Forklift: 3 years (Preferred)
* Carpentry: 1 year (Preferred)
Work Location: One location%58047475%
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