Material Handler - Tech Support

Tennant Company is a recognized leader of the cleaning industry. Since 1870 we have been passionate about developing innovative and sustainable solutions that help our customers clean more spaces more effectively, addressing indoor and outdoor cleaning challenges. Our products include equipment for maintaining surfaces in industrial, commercial and outdoor environments; detergent-free and other sustainable cleaning technologies; cleaning tools and supplies; and coatings for protecting, repairing and upgrading surfaces. With more than $1B in revenue, Tennant Company operates in three geographic business units including the Americas, Europe, Middle East and Africa and Asia Pacific. Join the company committed to empowering our customers to create a cleaner, safer and healthier world with high-performance cleaning solutions that minimize waste, reduce costs, improve safety and further sustainability goals.


50 % Material Handler Job duties that consists: of:

  • Perform basic warehouse transactions
  • Ability to follow work instructions
  • Ability to operate a stand up and sit down forklift, reach truck, picker, and tugger.
  • Ability to use a warehouse management system and associated tools (WM Warehouse, SAP, RF device)
  • Basic reading, writing, communication, and comprehension skills
  • Ability to achieve and maintain a forklift license
  • Strong mathematical and time-keeping skills
  • Ability to build and maintain positive relationships and adabtable to different personalities
  • Willingness to remain flexible in work schedules to meet deadlines
  • Perform housekeeping and 5S to keep the department clean, safe, and well organized
  • Must operate at standard productivity rate
  • Actively involved in working in a team environment

50% IT troubleshooting Job duties that consists of:

  • Manage and maintain all local IT assets within database or tracking program
  • The equipment responsible for includes but limited to: PC’s, laptops, peripheral accessories, laser printers, Zebra printers, mobile RF devices, mobile belt printers, radios, barcode scanners, etc.
  • Troubleshoot and repair equipment as needed to keep in good working condition
  • Send equipment with service agreements out for repair as needed
  • Reimage and configure settings on devices
  • Create incident tickets for issues and act as a point of contact
  • Conduct weekly and monthly audits on equipment
  • Develop and perform a preventative maintenance plan on all nessecary equipment
  • Create or replace warehouse signage as needed
  • Participate and support projects given by management
  • Fill in for absentees in the operation
  • Identify opportunities for improvement
  • Other duties as determined by supervisor/management team.
  • Continuous improvement/5S.
  • % Of Job duties may vary from day to day



  • High School Diploma OR GED required.
  • 1-3 years experience for PC or hardware support
  • Inventory experience preferred
  • Entry level to intermediate SAP skills
  • Experience with Microsoft Office (specificly Excel and Access)
  • Trained to operate all forklift types (order picker, reach truck, sitdown, etc) preferred


REQUIRED INTERPERSONAL & BEHAVIORAL SKILLS:  In addition to the General Responsibilities, the following are requisite interpersonal and behavior skills of the position as well as:

  • Attentive and detail oriented
  • Ability to multitask and be flexible with work assignments
  • Willingness to learn new processes and ideas
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Effective communication skills with staff and peers
  • Pro-active approach to problem resolution
  • Ability to problem-solve.
  • Ability to concentrate on tasks and work calmly and effectively in a high-pressure, deadline oriented environment.
  • Ability to build and maintain positive relationships.


  • Ability to lift up to 40 pounds
  • Ability to stand for extended period of times
  • Ability to work in a non-climate control environments


Let us introduce you to Tennant Company. We’re everywhere. In your sports clubs, shopping malls, office buildings, parking lots. We make things that make things look like new. We bring new cleaning ideas to market. There is new dirt every day and our machines clean it up. With manufacturing operations and sales, service and support functions across globe, your journey at Tennant can take you places you never expected. If you want to get your hands dirty on a project, step up with your own ideas, or maybe even explore talents you never knew you had, Tennant Company is a place where that can happen. Because at Tennant, we like to think like new. Begin your journey with us. Let's reinvent how the world cleans.


Equal Opportunity Employer

Tennant Company is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are made on the basis of individual skill, ability, reliability, productivity, and other factors important to performance. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, age, veteran status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, or any other basis protected by state or federal law or local ordinance.


To apply, please email your resume to [email protected]

Tennant Company
Full time
Louisville, KY 40214, US