The Warehouse Worker will be responsible for ensuring efficiency in the receiving and shipment of products. This position is responsible for the picking, loading and unloading of regular shipments, which may include heavy lifting, and the use of any necessary equipment.
Other responsibilities include the inspection of products and the verifying of shipments.
SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES :
Prepare product for shipment, receiving, building pallet and wrapping
Operate equipment as necessary, in a safe manner to move product
Maintain a safe working environment
Lifting cases of product and / or stock merchandise
Oversee the secure and accurate loading and unloading of deliveries
Report discrepancies to immediate supervisor
Problem solve for any cases of missing documents, shipments, deliveries and products
Other duties as assigned
EFFORT AND WORKING CONDITIONS :
Physical Demands significant lifting, carrying, pushing, and / or pulling. Ability to carry / lift 50 lbs.
Working Conditions Inside, Cold, freezing and dry.
Repetitive Action- Significant climbing and balancing; significant stooping, kneeling, crouching, and / or crawling; and significant fine finger dexterity is required.
Flexibility : Warehouse Workers might be asked to work on weekends.
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS :
Ability to perform repetitive heavy lifting
Able to communicate both verbally and in writing; Excellent listening skills
Able to work efficiently as a part of a team as well as independently
Attention to detail in all areas of work
Good organizational, time management and prioritizing skills
Strong work ethic and positive team attitude
Professional demeanor under stressful situations
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
Self motivated, with high energy and an engaging level of enthusiasm.
Experience in the grocery industry preferred
1-3 years working experience in Shipping and Receiving role preferred
Working knowledge of safe lifting methods
Demonstrated ability to operate material handling equipment