Material Handler/Forklift Operator

Job Category: Operator Warehouse
Job Type: Full Time Part Time
Job Location: Kutztown PA

Starting Pay $16.50-$19.50 an hour! Excellent benefits!

James Emmett and Company is working with a local company in Kutztown and Breinigsville, PA implementing an inclusive employment initiative for people with disabilities and other employment barriers.

Our goal is to assist in the Material Handler and Forklift Operator direct hiring process, while providing ongoing support via in-person, phone, or online meetings to address specific needs in obtaining appropriate accommodations and sustaining steady employment in a diverse and inclusive environment.

The Material Handler is responsible for manually or by hand truck moving materials, supplies, and finished goods to designated places in the facility, onto trucks, or kitting/packing. Position typically reports to the Warehouse Supervisor or Lead.

The Forklift Operator I is responsible for operating material handling equipment for the purpose of moving, locating, relocating, stacking, and counting merchandise. The Operator is accountable for the safe and efficient operation of the forklift and may also be required to perform order filler or order checker duties in addition to his or her own. This position is responsible for operating a sit-down and/or clamp forklift equipment.


  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance


  • 10 hour shift
  • 12 hour shift
  • 4 hour shift
  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Night shift
  • Overnight shift
About James Emmett and Company (JEC)

At JEC, we are a national team of Disability Inclusion Experts with years of experience in sourcing people with disabilities and barriers to employment. We take the time to get to know each job seeker we work with to understand your skills and experience. Our Experts are with you every step of the way, giving support as needed. To learn more, go to

James Emmett and Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does 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.

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