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Material Handler

  • Location: Chester, Virginia
  • Type: Temp-to-Hire
  • Job #1303

AdvantaStaff is looking to hire Material Handlers in Chester area at $14 per hour. This is temp to fulltime position with benefits including health insurance, paid time off, and more (after meeting eligibility requirements).


1st shift $14.00



Four – 12 hour day shift


  • Unloading items, stacking gaylords and pallets
  • Processing material for speck removal and sending through mobile optical sorter process
  • Off-load material (plastic pellets) from a bulk container into boxes
  • Building and lining boxes and possibly other similar tasks


Job Qualifications:

  • Must have basic math skills.
  • Must take the AdvanSix orientation and quiz before starting

Physical/Environmental Requirements:

  • May be required to perform specific tasks that involve standing, bending, lifting, pushing, pulling, squatting, or kneeling.
  • Must be able to lift with or without mechanical aids on a recurring basis (up to 50 lbs.)
  • Work is performed within a production environment, subject to temperature variations, hazardous chemicals, mechanical parts, increased noise levels, and dust.
  • A background check is required.
  • Must have steel toe shoes


  • Health and life insurance
  • 401k
  • Vacation and holiday pay
  • Training to enhance your opportunities for advancement
  • Temp to full time work after a short trial period
  • Breadth of employer options
  • First-day training so you know what to expect from day one
  • Respectful, employee-focused work environment


About AdvantaStaff

AdvantaStaff is the region’s premier resource for qualified short and long-term staffing for distribution, manufacturing and light industrial businesses throughout central Virginia. We service the cities of Richmond, Petersburg and Colonial Heights as well as Hanover, Henrico, Chesterfield, Dinwiddie and Prince George counties.

Apply Online: advantastaff.com

Call with questions 804-414-1560 or email info@advantastaff.com


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