POSITION SUMMARY A Warehouse Associate impacts the organization by meeting specific operational key performance indicators.
This position is responsible for warehouse functions including, but not limited to, unloading, sorting, picking, kitting, packing, shipping and cycle counts and may be responsible for multiple accounts.
The person in this position may use PC-based warehouse management systems to track packages, confirm shipments, print labels and perform inventory counts.
The Warehouse Associate may use RF Scanners, carts, pallet jacks and / or forklifts. This employee may have direct customer and vendor contact and works under supervision of the Warehouse Lead or Supervisor. KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES
Receive and inspect inbound product
Put away product in correct location
Receive returns, count and confirm quantities, determine condition and complete paperwork
Obtain orders, prioritize if necessary, and select products from the proper locations
Verify accuracy of orders picked
Stage and securely pack product
Arrange for pick-up of shipments, contact carriers and coordinate schedule
Handle products and perform duties according to client procedures and government / compliance regulations
Palletize cases, wrap, and load skids onto trailers
Create shipping labels and other paperwork for parcels maintain accurate shipping data in warehouse management system
Stage and coordinate outbound shipments
Safely operate various power equipment
Enter inventory into warehouse management system
Quickly respond to customer / client inquiries, resolve problems, and communicate service issues to Supervisor
Compile daily and monthly client reports
Encourage safe work practices in others
EDUCATION / WORK EXPERIENCE
General knowledge of warehousing terminology and practices