Receives, stores, picks and distributes
material, and products
Conveys materials and items from receiving
areas to storage or to other designated areas.
Sorts and places materials or items on
racks, shelves, or in bins according to predetermined sequence such as size, type, style, color, or product
Assembles customer orders from stock and
places orders on pallets.
Marks materials with identifying information.
Records amounts of materials or items
received or distributed.
Weighs or counts items for distribution
within warehouse to ensure conformance to company standards.
Uses computer to enter records.
Drives material handling equipment to
transport stored items within the warehouse.
Prepares parcels for mailing.
Loads and unloads trailers of palletized
product. Utilizes manual and automated material handling equipment. Accurately pulls customer orders and loads
them onto trailers in a neat and safe manner. Places product onto pallets in a
way that nothing shifts in transit.
Prepares and takes inventory of all
merchandize; records counts on inventory sheets.
adheres to appropriate safety and hygiene guidelines/procedures for safe
housekeeping and personal protection; keeps work area clean; stores supplies in
designated areas; keeps work area aisles/exits clear and free from
obstructions; removes trash from work area floor; follows instructions for safe
lifting/carrying of various sizes, shapes, and weights; identifies/reports
defective equipment; reports all job-related injuries to supervision.
Cleans inside and
outside of warehouse building.
• Forklift operation
and food distribution experience preferred
• Must be able to get along well with others.
• Must enjoy working in a fast pace warehouse.
• High school diploma required.
• Related experience and/or training
• Ability to read and interpret documents such
as customer orders, shipping and receiving paperwork, safety rules, operating
and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
• Ability to write routine reports and
correspondence. Ability to speak effectively to customers, third party drivers,
other visitors and employees of organization.
• Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and
divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and
• Ability to apply common sense understanding
to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability
to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized
• Demonstrated attention to detail.
General Office Associate