Material Handler

Date: Jun 30, 2024

Location: Salem, IL, US, 62881

Company: North American Lighting

Job Summary

Who We Are

North American Lighting Inc., member of the Koito Group of Companies, is the largest tier one automotive exterior lighting manufacturer in North America. As the market share leader in exterior automotive lighting, NAL provides advanced lighting technology, engineering design expertise, and state-of-the-art production capabilities to auto makers based in North America and around the world.


Our Opportunity

North American Lighting (NAL) is looking for a Material Handler to join our team. The ideal candidate will load, unload, and transport materials in order to keep parts moving throughout the department and/or facility in compliance with company processes (i.e.: Kanban system).

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

Your Priorities

  • Moves parts and/or finished goods to/and between process areas throughout the plant.
  • Properly places Kanban cards on parts and/or finished goods leaving department.
  • Supplies operators with empty roll-around racks, baskets, tubs, etc.
  • Utilizes time efficiently in order to move parts between processes in a timely manner.
  • Helps to insure strict adherence to all safety policies and practices.
  • Assists in all cleaning operations within department.


Your Background

High School Diploma or GED, plus 1 - 3 years of related experience working in a manufacturing environment.

Completion of training course for forklift operation and current forklift certification preferred.

At North American Lighting

Team Member Benefits 

World class health insurance plans 

Award winning 401k plan 

Relocation assistance 

Paid time off (vacation, sick, holidays, etc) 

Supplier discounts (wireless, computer, vehicle, etc.) 

Company sponsored wellness program including gym reimbursement 

Diversity at NAL: 

The mission of NAL’s Diversity Committee is to facilitate NAL’s ongoing and continuing efforts to foster a culture and atmosphere of mutual respect, for the benefit of all Team Members from different backgrounds, perspectives, and abilities that represent our communities. 

You can learn more about NAL and our opportunities at 

All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, marital status, parental status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, genetic information, and veteran status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

Requisition ID: 14819

Location: Salem Plant 

Nearest Major Market: Mount Vernon