Material Handler

  • Asheboro, NC
  • Full Time
  • Asheboro, NC - Operations
  • Entry Level

Work to keep production workers stocked with materials and parts. This position requires a close attention to detail and the ability to work in a fast-paced environment between several different departments. This position will be required to transport carts/buggies between different departments.

Summary of essential job functions:

  • Stages production area so Upholstery Assemblers or Frame Builders have all the materials they need to start and continue the assembly or building process
  • Collects, sorts, counts, and bundles upholstery or frame parts
  • Collects parts and carries them from other departments to the workers on the Upholstery lines or Frame tables
  • Sorts, counts, and stacks parts according to color, quantity, material, and part-number specifications on schedule
  • Carries bundled parts to storage area and places bundles in bins or on shelves according to part number

Minimum requirements:

  • High school diploma preferred, and previous material handling in a production environment highly preferred.

Abilities required:

  • Ability to walk several miles (10+ in a given shift)
  • Ability to work in a fast paced work environment
  • Ability to read, write, count, and do basic math
  • Ability to pay close attention to detail
  • Ability to show up to work on-time, every day, and take direction from supervisor(s) in a fast-paced environment
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs. repetitively on a daily basis


Work Environment: Regularly works around a manufacturing environment and will experience conditions that include cold, or heat and humidity. Noise level may be loud at times.


Physical Demands: Must be able to move and lift objects over time without fatigue. Constant movement and use of limbs; this position requires good manual dexterity, coordination and stamina.

  • Must be able to bend and lift parts throughout shift
  • Must be able to stand for your entire shift (8 – 10 hours per day)
  • Must be able to lift up to 60 lbs repetitively on a daily basis

Additional Requirements:

  • Previous fast paced manufacturing experience strongly preferred
  • Ability to use power tools (such as staple guns) to assemble parts
  • Must perform job with safety as top priority
  • Ability to show up to work on-time, every day, and take direction from supervisor(s) in a fast-paced environment



  • 401K
  • Medical
  • Dental and Vision
  • Life, Short Term Disability, Critical Illness, and Accident Plans
  • Employee Referral Bonus 
  • Family owned company for over 80+ years


Legal Disclaimer: Jackson Furniture is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. It is our practice to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all individuals. All employment decisions and related entities will be made on merit, qualifications, and abilities. It is our policy and commitment to ensure equal opportunity is provided in all employment opportunities and practices, regardless of race, color, religion, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, veteran status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law. Jackson Furniture is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. 

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