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Distribution Center Associate

Distribution Center Associate

Job ID 
2018-3711
# of Openings 
10
Job Location 
US-GA-Lithia Springs
Job Type 
Regular
Location : Address 
2601 Skyview Dr.
Full/Part-Time 
Full-Time

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Job Description

 

 

 PURPOSE OF POSITION

Rate: $13-$14/hr

The Distribution Associate will be utilized for various duties within the Distributions Center including, Shipping, Receiving and Picking Product.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Loading of merchandise in the Shipping and/or receiving areas.
  • Assist in palletizing on Receiving dock and unloading trucks when needed
  • Make sure Trailer/Container is chocked prior to loading.
  • Use proper material handling equipment to load merchandise.
  • Verify the proper merchandise is being loaded via the Color indicators used on the merchandise or merchandise pallets.
  • Place merchandise on Outbound Trailer / Container carefully, properly and safely.
  • Repack any merchandise that requires such handling when necessary.
  • Prepping for Inbound Returns
  • Ability to operate order picking equipment to perform receiving duties
  • Scan and Place new receipt and/or Back to Stock merchandise into proper storage location accurately and safely.
  • Shipping and Receiving accuracy
  • Report quality issues when found.
  • Assist in conducting physical inventories as required.
  • Assist in palletizing on Receiving or Shipping docks.
  • Maintain a clean, neat, and orderly work area.
  • Safety, Sanitation, Security: Assist in maintaining the security of the warehouse.
  • Conduct operations in a manner that promotes safety.
  • Comply with OSHA and MSDS Standards.
  • Special Projects and tasks as necessary.

 

POSITION SPECIFICATIONS

 

      Education & Formal Training

  • High School or High School equivalent diploma.
  • Must be over the age of 18.

 

Reasoning Ability

  • Ability to determine and shift priorities quickly.
  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of variables.
  • Ability to follow directions thoroughly and efficiently.

 

Communication Skills

  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to build positive working relationships.

 

Work Environment

  • Work is performed within a warehouse environment, which includes the use of standard warehouse equipment.
  • Must be able to concentrate in a fast paced environment.
  • Must be comfortable around powered industrial vehicles at the warehouse.
  • Warehouse environment can be warmer or cooler depending on climate.

           

Experience & Skills

  • Must be able to complete a Company forklift training program and be able to operate warehouse equipment.
  • Must be able to read and count accurately, as well as do basic math (divide and multiply).

 

 

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be able to safely lift 50+ lbs repeatedly without restriction.
  • Must be able to bend/stoop repeatedly (20+times/hour)
  • Must be able to stand and walk for prolonged periods of time.
  • Must be able to follow directions thoroughly.