Freight Handler

Turners Falls, MA 01376

Employment Type: Temp-to-Hire Category: Skilled Manufacturing Job Number: 13341 Pay Rate: 16.00

Job Description


Our client in the Turners Falls, MA area is looking for a Freight Handler to join their team. This temp to hire position will have you working Monday – Friday 6am-2:30pm and offers $16.00/hr.

All employees hired on after the temporary period will become eligible for health and dental insurance, paid time off, 401k, profitability bonuses, discounted company merchandise, and safety shoe reimbursement.

Your Duties/Responsibilities for the Freight Handler include, but are not limited to:

  • Prepare product for shipment
  • Load trucks
  • Troubleshoot issues
  • Label packages and create bills of lading
  • Schedule pickups
  • Collaborate with customer service to meet customer needs
  • Basic machine maintenance
  • Participate in trainings
  • Other duties as assigned

Your Skills/Requirements for the Freight Handler position:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Warehouse/inventory experience
  • Forklift certified
  • Solid computer skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment
  • Written/verbal communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Ability to follow safety procedures and guidelines and maintain clean work environment
  • Excellent attendance
  • Must be able to be on your feet throughout the shift
  • Must be able to lift up to 50lbs frequently throughout the shift

If you are dependable with a great work history and the experience to do the job, apply today! To apply for this position, please email your resume to, call 603-358-1000 or apply online at

We are here to help! Masiello Employment Services offers phone & video interviews/meetings during this time of social distancing. We can’t wait to virtually meet you!


Meet Your Recruiter

Joelle Phippard
Senior Staffing Manager

Hello! Thanks for checking out my job openings. I specialize in recruiting and placing individuals in Light Industrial and Mid-Level Technical positions for a diverse set of local manufacturing clients in New Hampshire, Vermont and Massachusetts. I am responsible for overseeing candidate sourcing and managing our customer and field employee relationships. Connect with me on LinkedIn here: Joelle on LinkedIn