Job Description

Material Handler – Bed Toppers/Rails – 1st shift – start time 7:00 am - (overtime as needed to complete orders for the day)

Carpenter Company has immediate openings for Material Handler at our Temple, TX manufacturing plant. 

Carpenter Co. employees are committed to working hard to ensure production goals are met while maintaining operations excellence.  The successful candidate will be expected to communicate with management, excel in customer service skills, and work well independently. 


The Material Handler is responsible for assembling foam parts, assisting the machine operator with materials for the machines and maintaining the department/area in clean condition free of unnecessary material and/or debris.

Major responsibilities involve proper preparation and final appearance of wrapped materials before staged for delivery to customers.

Perform quality check process by measuring material and ensuring that it matches the specification on each label.

Perimeter edge foam manufacturing and packaging.

Operate a bale machine.

Wrap, seal and label foam according to customer specifications and customer quantities.

Print stock and shipping labels or enter production figures into SAP.


Skills / Requirements

Must have high school diploma or GED

Must be able to accurately read and interpret a basic tape measure

Must be able to read and completely understand the labeling process and read/write English

Basic computer skills

Important Notes

Carpenter Co. is an equal opportunity employer and considers all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, or other legally protected characteristic.

Carpenter Co. conducts pre-employment drug testing on all applicants that receive and accept a written offer of employment.