Material Handler

USA-FL-Lake City
Job ID
Employment Type
Regular Full-Time
M-F (Night-shift 6-2 or 6-6 or 2-6)
General Labor


The primary responsibility of the Material Handler is to safely unload materials consisting of a variety of bulk liquid and dry products including Molten Sulfur and Phosphoric Acid. 



  • Ability to understand and follow operating procedures and policies
  • Ability to operate or learn to operate railcar loading systems and equipment
  • Ability to operate or learn to operate Class 1 locomotives
  • Ability and interested in being cross trained on all functions at facility
  • Strong work ethic
  • Can accurately fill out all necessary paperwork
  • Enforces safety policies and procedures with other employees and visitors
  • Assist with handyman duties within the facility (general maintenance, landscape upkeep & painting)
  • Interact and understand customer, team and company needs 



  • Valid Driver's License
  • Read, write, and understand English
  • Basic math skills
  • Computer skills (light data entry)
  • Capable to learn how to operate and maintain Class 1 Power Units (no CDL required), Railcar/trans loading equipment (e.g., Hoses, portable conveyors, transfer pumps, portable stair systems, small to medium sized equipment, etc.)



  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent


Physical Requirements:

  • Physically able to climb up and down railcars/ladders safely
  • Willing to receive general safety training
  • Ability to work outside in all weather conditions
  • Willing to work with liquid non-hazardous & dry bulk materials
  • Can carry at least fifty (50) pounds
  • In good physical condition (able to walk one (1) to two (2) miles per shift)


Savage is an innovative supply-chain solutions company. We are the leading provider of fully integrated systems, designed and operated to solve unique logistics and materials management challenges for industrial companies throughout North America.  Each of us at Savage is committed to integrity and delivering reliable, sustainable services in a safe and environmentally responsible manner.  We expect our people to be progressive, relentlessly seeking improvement; experiencing opportunities for personal growth by working for a world-class organization and leader in the industry.


Savage offers competitive benefits that include: medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short and long term disability, retirement plan, profit sharing, paid time off and opportunities for future growth.


Savage is an Equal Opportunity Employer and maintains a drug free workplace.


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