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 Applied Handling is currently looking for:

Sales Assistant / Receptionist (Dearborn Location)

Job Summary: Provide maximum customer satisfaction by effectively answering and dispatching incoming telephone calls from office personnel, customers, suppliers, and out-of-state representatives. Provide support to owners, managers & sales staff as required.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Promotes an atmosphere of good will, professionalism and accountability between the company and the customer.
  • Provides a superior level of customer service and satisfaction.
  • Cooperatively performs additional duties when assigned by administrative management.

Other Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Answer multi-line switchboard
  • Distribute incoming mail
  • Distribute supplier reports
  • Maintain copy and fax machines
  • Distribute incoming faxes
  • Outgoing UPS and Fed Ex
  • Maintain open and closed filing system
  • Maintain office supply stock
  • Maintain personnel and phone lists
  • Create mail cart and file cabinet labels
  • File Follow Up
  • Filing
  • Faxing
  • Syspro Record Entry / Updates
  • Miscellaneous typing (envelopes, packing slips, etc.)
  • Office start up (phone, door, copier)
  • Office close down (clean kitchen, turn off copy machine, lock front door)
  • Greet guests (take coats, offer beverage)
  • Order business cards
  • Order stationary

Assist sales department as required by:

  • Edit / Revise quotes
  • Check order/delivery/shipping status confirmations as required
  • Copying/faxing/scanning
  • Special project assistance (as required)
  • Schedule/correspond/confirm meetings
  • Prepare conference room for meetings
  • Arrange food and beverages for meetings
  • Kitchen clean up as required
  • Prepare close-out binders
  • Prepare blueprint copies
  • Prepare, post and drop off outgoing mail
  • Take customer service calls (Problem solving, direction)
  • Provide coverage for other positions during absences/vacations
  • File “searches”
  • Track packages / shipments
  • Make general sales binders
  • Make file folders for new jobs and quotes

Skills Required:

  • Minimum of 3 years general office experience
  • Typing speed 45+ wpm
  • Proficient with Microsoft Windows
  • Proficient with MS Word and Excel
  • Knowledge of general office machines

Education and Work Experience:

  • Must be PC literate and possess a thorough knowledge of general business procedures.
  • High School education with at least three years office experience
  • Effectively communicates with customers, co-workers and management

Send your resume to:

Heather Lewis
Applied Handling, Inc.
15200 Century Drive
Dearborn, MI 48121
Fax: 313-336-0294
Email: hlewis@appliedhandling.com

Maintenance Mechanic (Dearborn Location)

Applied Handling, Inc. is a leader in the distribution of loading dock equipment and industrial doors as well as installers of overhead doors, loading dock equipment and warehouse material handling equipment. We have career opportunities for full time Maintenance Mechanics.

Maintenance Mechanics are responsible for installing, maintaining, repairing and upgrading a wide variety of warehouse equipment and industrial doors at customer facilities. Mechanics work independently or in small teams, and work directly with customers and our sales force to ensure our customers have safe, efficient warehouse.

This position has the following requirements:

  • Prior experience in welding, electrical and/or hydraulic troubleshooting is preferred; however, we are willing to train the right candidate.
  • Must be a Team player and the ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Capable of operating hand, power and specialized tools
  • Excellent problem-solving  and customer service skills
  • Ability to work outdoors, at heights, and lift up to 75 pounds
  • Ability to learn a wide variety of equipment and skills quickly
  • High school diploma or GED
  • Advanced technical or college training preferred

Our Maintenance Mechanics must have a “can do” attitude, take pride in doing quality work, and be very safety conscious.

We offer a competitive salary, bonuses, 401k, full benefits, vacation and overtime.

service-mechanicsBring your career to Applied Handling, send your resume to:

Heather Lewis
Applied Handling, Inc.
15200 Century Drive
Dearborn, MI 48121
Fax: 313-336-0461
Email: hlewis@appliedhandling.com