Responsible for the expedient and accurate handling of merchandise into and/or out of the warehouse facility. General warehouse duties occur within the assigned area of warehouse operations, but position supports all areas of the warehouse as needed.
Duties & Responsibilities:
§ Moves incoming or outgoing merchandise throughout the distribution center by hand, hand truck, or forklift equipment.
§ Checks, verifies and audits merchandise to ensure that ordered merchandise has been received and that merchandise is as ordered and not damaged or defective; enters data into remote data terminal.
§ Identifies, separates, labels, and palletizes merchandise onto flats.
§ Replenishes pick areas as identified by replenishment reports and various requests for merchandise.
§ Fills merchandise orders from stores by selecting and moving merchandise from pick slot to conveyor.
§ Loads outgoing merchandise from conveyor and/or four-wheel truck into trailer.
§ Reports damages and/or vendor compliance issues to supervisor.
§ Partners with supervisor to resolve problems or discrepancies.
§ Meets safety, productivity and quality standards.
§ Performs other related duties and responsibilities as assigned.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities (KSAs):
§ Communication skills sufficient to communicate with co-workers; to understand and provide directions; to respond to management inquiries; and to make entries on reports and records
§ Basic knowledge of simple math concepts
§ Ability to use a Radio Frequency Unit
§ Ability to learn basic knowledge of use and operations of motorized merchandise movement equipment
§ Ability to maintain annual certification requirements
§ Continuous lifting of merchandise up to 65 pounds on a regular basis, and occasional team lifting of merchandise up to 85lbs
§ Continuous walking, including long distances and up and down stairs
§ May work at heights up to 30 feet above ground
§ Standing, bending, stooping, squatting, kneeling, reaching, and pushing and pulling using hands and/or arms on a repetitive basis above and below the shoulder level
§ May work continuously up to 12 hours
§ Exposure to dust and noise
§ Exposure to extreme heat and cold, including freezers, coolers and refrigerators for long periods of time