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Ball Ground Shipping/Loading Operator – 1st Shift
Universal Alloy Corporation
199 Howell Bridge Rd, Ball Ground, GA 30107

Job Type

Full Time

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Job Description

$20/hr Starting ($20.42/hr Completion of Level 1 Around 90 Days)


Company Overview


Universal Alloy Corporation (UAC) is a global leader in the manufacture of aerospace products. UAC supplies aircraft manufacturers and their subcontractors worldwide and has served the aircraft industry for over four decades. UAC specializes in 2000- and 7000-series alloys and offers a full range of alloys and tempers that can be tailored to a customer’s particular application.


If you are looking to work for a company with an outstanding reputation in the community and globally that offers competitive pay, opportunities for advancement, paid time off, excellent benefits including healthcare, dental, vision, 401(k) company match, and profit sharing, we welcome you to apply today!


Essential Duties and Responsibilities


Exercise and promote safety

Understand and use small tools

Assist with end of the month inventory

Read and understand information on the manifest

Know where to find the S.O. number, lot number and serial number

Know where to find weight, length and piece count

Fill out the pre-manifest and the manifest after the task is complete

Inspect rigging (i.e. straps, spreader bar, booms)

Discern what rigging is required for size, weight and shape of load

Understand the locations of materials

Understand how to properly protect material

Understand and utilize the Box Location computer program to identify and locate finished goods after scanning

Load trucks and implement training for loading

Mark each stop correctly

Fill out truck verification

Recognize truck safety and always chock wheels

Know the weekly schedule

Complete inventory scans independently

Other duties as assigned



Minimum Education: HS Diploma or GED

Minimum Experience: None

Certifications Required: Confined spaces certification; Crane certification; Fall protection certification; Forklift certification; Lock-out/Tag-out certification; Pallet jack certification (certifications will be obtained during orientation)

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities


Communication Skills: Ability to effectively listen and communicate ideas and thoughts to others; able to assimilate ideas originated by others

Mathematical Skills: Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, fractions and decimals

Reasoning Skills: Ability to carry out and communicate written and/or oral instructions

Physical Abilities: Regularly required to stand, walk and use hands; must be able to lift 50 pounds at any time during his/her shift; the physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job; reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions

Working Conditions


Schedule: 1st shift



All UAC employees must know and follow job safety procedures, attend required health and safety training, proactively promote safety at work, and promptly report actual and potential accidents and injuries. Employee must understand the PPE and wear it properly.


Equal Opportunity and Reasonable Accommodation


UAC is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or genetic information. UAC is committed to providing access, equal opportunity and reasonable accommodation for individuals with disabilities in employment, its services, programs, and activities. To request reasonable accommodation, contact the Human Resources department at 770-479-7230.