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PPL Corporation Spec Temporary-LogisticsWorker in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania


Internal Title:

Spec Temporary-LogisticsWorker

Primary Responsibilities:

  1. Pick and deliver tools, materials, supplies and equipment within a work site.

  2. Issues and returns tools to and from inventory. Does not include Calibrated Tools, Weld Wire, Quality Structural Shapes, or Cable at Susquehanna SES.

  3. Performs physical cycle counts of material.

  4. Utilizes hand-held barcode reader in the performance of the above duties. Does not use personal computers in the performance of those duties.

  5. Operates common hand and power tools, including small forklift (maximum 10,000 lbs.) and other material handling equipment, i.e., pallet jack and power carts.

  6. Loads and unloads PPL and supplier vehicles.

  7. Places received materials into their proper location.

  8. Performs routine local errands related to Logistics functions.

  9. Performs miscellaneous yard and warehouse clean-up activities.

  10. Only operates personal computer for employee related activities such as e-mail, time entry, Job Safety Analysis, training, etc.

  11. Substitutes for Messenger.

  12. Performs other related duties as assigned or as necessary.

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Position Summary:

Performs basic routine warehousing duties. This is a temporary position lasting up to 9 months. This is a first shift position with a 40 hour work week. However dependent on business need, alternate shift work may be required.

This is a union position within PPL. The successful candidate will become a member of IBEW Local 1600. The starting hourly rate for this position is $24.228. The position is located at PPL's Harrisburg Service Center.

Candidate Qualifications:

Candidates must meet the basic qualifications and pass all required tests or assessments to receive consideration.In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility form upon hire.

Experience Level:

Skilled Worker

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Basic Qualifications:

  1. High school education or equivalent.

  2. Possess a valid motor vehicle operator’s license.

  3. Ability to obtain valid and appropriate operator’s license and ability to operate material handling equipment e.g. forklift, material cart, van or pick-up truck (1 ton or less).

  4. Adequate physical ability to perform manual work associated with job duties.

Equal Employment Opportunity:

Our company is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer dedicated to diversity and the strength it brings to the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identify, genetic information, disability status, or any other protected characteristic.

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Corporate Summary:

As one of the largest investor-owned companies in the U.S. utility sector, PPL Corporation delivers on its promises to customers, investors, employees and the communities we serve. Our utilities - Louisville Gas and Electric, Kentucky Utilities and PPL Electric Utilities - provide an outstanding service experience for our customers, consistently ranking among the best in the United States. PPL has grown from a company with customers and facilities in one region of Pennsylvania to a diverse energy company with more than 2.5 million customers in the U.S. PPL provides energy for millions of customers while providing challenging and rewarding careers for thousands of employees.

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