By: MIASF Staff
Date posted: Apr 28, 2021 Wed
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Featured Job: Lewis Marine - Warehouse/Driver 1
The Warehouse/Driver 1 position is responsible for performing an array of duties in a distribution warehouse, such as receiving and processing incoming product, picking and filling orders from stock, packing and shipping orders, scheduling and performing cycle inventory counts, and driving company delivery van as needed. The Warehouse/Driver 1 may interact with customers as they arrive to pick up Will Call orders or while making scheduled deliveries in the company van. Computer equipment will be used during daily tasks. Other related duties may be assigned.
-Familiar with UPS, FedEx, USPS and other shipping companies
-Familiar with e-mail and internet operations, as well as basic computer knowledge
-Exhibits excellent communication skills with strong work ethic
-Exhibits initiative by identifying areas for improvement and presenting solutions to management
-Exhibits strong attention to detail and strong organizational skills
-Exhibits ability to maintain a clean and safe warehouse working environment, in accordance with safety regulations
-Valid driver’s license and good driving record.
-Pick, Pack, and Ship product using common carrier services (UPS, FedEx, etc.).
-Count and record inventory on cycle counts.
-Stage customer will call orders and delivery shipments.
-Schedule and complete daily cycle counts
-Operate warehouse equipment as needed, including forklift; must be able to pass related testing for required licensing or certification.
-Conduct regular checks and maintenance of warehouse equipment, including forklift if applicable, and complete necessary inspection forms.
-Inspect incoming product for receiving.
-Receive product into the computer system
-Put away product that has been received into assigned zone location
-Deliver packages using company van to assign accounts as needed
-Perform facilities maintenance as assigned.
-Perform other duties as assigned.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
-High school diploma or general education degree (GED); 3+ Related shipping-receiving experience.
-Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals written in English.
-The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
-Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
-While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk/ hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; and stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. The employee is occasionally required to sit and climb or balance. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
Job Type: Full-time
-Paid time off
Monday to Friday
This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:
-Dependable -- more reliable than spontaneous
-People-oriented -- enjoys interacting with people and working on group projects
-Adaptable/flexible -- enjoys doing work that requires frequent shifts in direction
-Detail-oriented -- would rather focus on the details of work than the bigger picture
-Achievement-oriented -- enjoys taking on challenges, even if they might fail
-Autonomous/Independent -- enjoys working with little direction
-Innovative -- prefers working in unconventional ways or on tasks that require creativity
-High stress tolerance -- thrives in a high-pressure environment
-Personal protective equipment provided or required
-Social distancing guidelines in place
-Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place