AU-Material Handler I


Auburn, IL, US, 62615

Who Are We?
Nestled in the heartland, DICKEY-john is at the center of the agricultural marketplace. With more than 60 years of helping farmers produce higher yields to feed the world, DICKEY-john is proud of our heritage and our contributions. As a part of the TSI Incorporated family, DICKEY-john employees also provide support for TSI solutions. TSI’s vision to create a better world by helping to protect people, products and the environment is seen and experienced at all facilities, including our Auburn, Illinois DICKEY-john facility.


Material Handler I at DICKEY-john
The Material Handler I is responsible
for issuing materials, counting, stowing and picking material within the stockroom. A Material Handler I will be assigned to a specific work center in the stockroom. 


What Will You Do?

In order to grow and build a successful career with TSI/DICKEY-john, you will be responsible for: 

  • Pick parts for production orders and reservations and deliver to appropriate area.
  • Deliver material to stock or floor locations as material is received to ensure prompt replenishment.
  • Transfer parts from one location to another and confirm in SAP.
  • Pick parts to be shipped and verify accuracy of the shipment. Wrap or band parts for shipment. 
  • Pack products for shipment by boxing and palletizing.
  • Sign for materials received and accurately enter material into SAP system.
  • Label material with HMIS codes as required by SDS.  
  • Put away product from the production floor to finished goods.
  • Assist with breaking down pallets of parts for receiving.
  • Notifies Team Leader when production cell location is not correct so changes can be made.
  • Contact purchasing with incorrect PO information as necessary.
  • Follows Standard work sheet daily. Notifies Supervisor when changes need to be made.
  • Follow all safety guidelines and report unsafe conditions to supervisor.
  • Completes other assignments and special projects as requested.



None assigned




High School diploma or equivalent is required.


  • 0 - 1 year in receiving/picking part for shipments
  • 0 – 1 year picking parts for production orders/reservations
  • 0 - 6 months lean manufacturing environment preferred
  • 0 - 1-year SAP/ERP preferred
  • 0 – 1-year 5S 



Must be able to:

  • Forklift and pallet jacks
  • Plastic wrapper machine
  • Scales
  • Banding machine
  • Office tools and hand tools
  • Label printers
  • Standard office equipment such as copier, fax, telephone, postage, etc.
  • Computer and other electronic equipment


Work Environment & Physical Demands

Work is typically performed in a standard shipping environment. Air quality and noise levels are within normal limits. Eye protection is required at all times.  Under normal conditions, exposure to excessive noise, dust, humidity, and fumes is rare.  Individual may be required to work more hours than normally expected during a regular workweek depending on workload and deadline requirements.


May be required to stand for extended periods of time and walk/move to different locations as needed; and lift up to 50 pounds regularly.


Position Type/Expeced Hours Of Work

This is a full-time position, and hours of work and days are Monday through Friday, 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.



No travel is expected for this position.


What Can We Give You?
At TSI/DICKEY-john, our employees are our most valuable assets, and we care about their health and happiness. We offer a competitive benefits program to keep our employees and their family members protected and foster a healthy work-life balance. Additionally, we are committed to employee development and growth, and encourage and foster an environment of collaboration, and innovation. Our work has meaning and the products we design and build help protect people and the environment.

Dress for your day: We want our employees to be comfortable at work and we know they are more productive when they’re comfortable. The dress for your day policy allows employees’ discretion to select appropriate dress for the business of each workday.  


Free Beverages/On-site Cafeterias: Enjoy complimentary coffee, tea and hot chocolate each day at work. We also have a large cafeteria employees can eat lunch in, as well as an outside patio area that employees can enjoy during the summer months.


Benefit Offerings: Competitive medical insurance plans, life insurance, short-term and long-term disability, 401K Employer Contribution, Flexible Spending Account, Education Assistance, and more.


Flexible Work Arrangement: TSI/DICKEY-john employees can expect to have work-life balance, vacation, sick time, 8 paid holidays, bereavement leave, maternity/paternity leave, and more.


Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship.  We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 



DICKEY-john manufactures monitors, controllers, moisture testers, ground speed sensors, and a variety of other systems used in agricultural, public works, and analytical markets.  Customers range from individual farmers to original equipment manufacturers (OEMs). No matter what the size, the expectations are the same: a cost-effective, technologically advanced, precision product. Visit our products at

Nearest Major Market: Springfield

Job Segment: Industrial, ERP, SAP, Warehouse, Forklift, Manufacturing, Technology