Material Handler

Location: Amsterdam, North Holland Salary: Up to €108 per day
Sector: IT & Telecoms Specialism:
Type: Contract Contact: Gautam Raval

Material Handler

My client based in Amsterdam is recruiting for a Material Handler to work in a warehouse facility set-up for the purpose of receiving decommissioned telecommunication hardware, inventorying individual parts and ensuring they are redeployed/recycled/remarketed with maximum accuracy and efficiency.

As a Material Handler you will be responsible for:

  • Log, control and report all inbound and outbound shipments
  • Ensure shipments of decommissioned parts are received in an accurate and timely fashion
  • Accurately identified with the right part and serial number
  • Packaged appropriately and labelled accurately
  • Accurately recorded in the inventory management system
  • Pick and prepare parts for outbound shipment
  • Pick and prepare parts approved for recycling/remarketing
  • Ensure deviated parts are logged and handled appropriately
  • Assist with the collection of any inventory related information (e.g. specific part measurements, photographs)
  • Assist with organisation of the warehouse space ensuring it is utilised with optimum efficiency
  • Assist with ensuring the integrity of system and physical inventory
  • Pick and prepare shipment of packaging materials for decommissioning projects
  • Assist with management of the packaging inventory

As a Material Handler you will have:


  • Higher level qualification (preferably in Supply Chain/Logistics)


  • 2-3 years warehouse experience with material handling and inventory control
  • Experience of inventory control and management systems (Highjump a bonus)
  • Computer literate, intermediate level Word/Excel/Mail (Google docs a bonus)
  • Working without direct supervision
  • Experience of electronics/telecommunication hardware
  • Experience of working in a fast-paced, volatile environment Experience of handling and resolving customer queries


  • Excellent verbal and written communication in English
  • Excellent personal organisation and business administration skills Attention to detail and ability to work with a high level of accuracy Ability to multi-task and manage conflicting priorities
  • Ability to work productively, efficiently and effectively with initiative and drive under tight timescales and pressure whilst maintaining attention to detail and quality
  • Good team building skills


  • Ability to work evening and weekend hours during peak periods
  • Ability to travel to abroad, offsite meetings, company related functions, etc. with short notice. Valid driver's license and minimum level of auto insurance coverage required.

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