Warehouse Associate - Houston, TX
Branch ID: 5052
Pay Rate/Salary: At least: $12.50
Staffmark is hiring a Warehouse Associate in Houston! In this position, you will perform tasks that require physical abilities and effort involving minimal specialized skill or prior work experience. Responsible for the accurate storing, shipping, and receiving of product to meet company standards or safety, security, and productivity.
Manually load and unload freight in an efficient and safe manner. Provide physical labor to move product to storage areas with proper material handling equipment and efficiently stack and store the merchandise in the appropriate area. Assemble various types of merchandise to be shipped. Sort, recoup, pack, mark, and label materials. Check or count freight for accuracy and/or damage and infestation. Perform duties needed for assembling displays and other specialty value-added services per the customers' requirements. Participate in physical inventories. Performs general grounds/building maintenance. Perform other duties as assigned. Key Relationships: Peer - Work with peers in order to complete warehouse functions accurately. Group Coord Lead - Receive work assignments and training. Management - Receive direction for adhering to company policies, practices, and procedures. Qualifications: High school diploma or equivalent is desirable.
0 to 12 months experience in a warehouse setting desirable. Knowledge/Skills: Essential - Ability to operate powered pallet jack safely and efficiently. Good written and verbal communication skills. Ability to work a specified shift. Ability to follow work procedures and safety rules. Ability to identify and locate product which requires reading and counting. Ability to read, understand, and follow directions/instructions. Have appropriate eye, hand and foot coordination to properly execute position.
Frequent (34-66%) - Pushing (100 lbs), Pulling (100 lbs), Lifting (100 lbs), Carrying (100 lbs), Climbing, Kneeling, Walking, and Standing. Rarely (0-2%) - Sitting. Constant (67-100%) - Vision (near, far, peripheral), Operation of equipment (mounting and dismounting Forklift and tools). Other Working Conditions: 90% inside, 10% outside. Extreme Temperatures (freezer cooled environment, non-cooled warehouse), Hazards (the work involves risks or discomforts, e.g. working around moving parts and equipment), Safety Equipment (some safety precautions and/or the use of protective safety equipment), Chemical Exposure (may be exposed to hazardous materials), Other (May require compliance with OSHA regulations or MSDS standards).
Must be able to work between the hours of 7-3:30pm Monday-Friday and some weekends.
The Company supports affirmative action and equal employment opportunity. The Company will provide equal employment in employment practices to all applicants for employment. Employment decisions shall be made without regard to any protected characteristic such as, but not limited to, race, color, religion, gender, age, disability, national origin, ancestry, citizen status, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, status in regard to public assistance, disabled veterans, recently separated veterans, Armed Forces service medal veterans and other protected veterans, genetic information and other legally protected classes. Furthermore, the Company is an E-Verify employer. Information provided on this application will not be used for any discriminatory purposes. The Company complies with all applicable federal, state and local non-discrimination laws and regulations. The Company will provide reasonable accommodations in the application or interviewing process. If you need a reasonable accommodation in the application or interviewing process, please contact us.
Supply Chain - Logistics
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City, State or Zip Code: Houston, TX
Position Type: Temp to Hire Position
Date Posted: 12/05/2018