is seeking to hire a Warehouse Associate I for our client in Shakopee, MN!
Shift: 1st (7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.)
Prefer candidates that have some stand-up forklift experience – or are willing to be trained
The Warehouse Associate is responsible for safely picking and fulfilling customer orders, packaging, and document preparation of shipment across all product lines following documented procedures for their branch location. Other responsibilities include receiving inbound freight, checking in product, stock put-away, operating manual or mechanical equipment to load and unload products, and properly updating inventory transactions in Company business system.
Other computer systems will also be utilized for outbound shipments. This position may be responsible for producing special-sized filters as needed.
Specific Duties and Responsibilities
Complies with all safety policies and procedures, including the use of Personal Protective Equipment as required, understanding that safety is a priority.
Understands and complies with all company policies and procedures related to the Warehouse position.
Order selection (picking) of outbound shipments, including but not limited to, UPS and LTL (Light Truckload) shipments following documented processes
Efficient packaging and palletizing of outbound shipments
Assist in the preparation of shipping documents as well as carrier scheduling of outbound shipments following documented processes
Unloads incoming products and verifies the accuracy of inbound products, matching packing slips to Purchase Orders and pulling Sales Orders to prepare for shipping.
Accurately processes stock, ensuring it is placed in the proper areas
Utilizes the company’s business system to update inventory-receiving transactions
Utilizes reports provided as required by the position
Makes special-sized filters including cutting pads, hot wire rolls, etc. following documented processes.
Perform self-audits and audit others’ work to ensure the accuracy of the order
Participate in the physical inventory process, including completing regular cycle counts as required
Loads daily delivery and service trucks
Reports all non-conformances following the company’s documented procedure
General housekeeping and facilities maintenance
Participate in required company training initiatives
Employee is required to timely report all hours worked utilizing the company’s Time and Attendance system.
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.
Excellent oral and written communication skills utilizing the English language
Good attention to detail with solid follow-up skills
Professional appearance and behavior
Solid organizational skills with the ability to prioritize effectively
Good computer skills, including Microsoft Office
Ability to work effectively under pressure and manage multiple assignments simultaneously
Meets appropriate deadlines
Accurate and results-oriented.
Committed to providing exceptional customer service
High mechanical aptitude with the ability to quickly grasp technical informationSolid individual contributor who functions equally well as a member of a team
Educational and Experience Requirements:
High School diploma or equivalent required
Warehouse or distribution experience required
Forklift experience preferred.