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Warehouse Worker - Nights, Lafayette, LA

Job ID LAF00000178 Date posted 10/26/2020
Job Description

Overview:
The Warehouse Worker is responsible for completing shipments by processing requests and supply orders; pulling materials; packing boxes; placing orders in delivery area; driving truck or van to and from vendors; completing preventive maintenance requirements on truck and van; arranging for repairs; collecting stock location orders and printing requests.

 

Duties and Responsibilities:
Assist in receiving dock operations by loading or unloading shipments
Mechanically use forklift, pallet jacks, or order- picker, using full range of peripheral vision to operate such equipment safely
Place and/or pull stock from storage areas of the warehouse
Ensure that the wheels of all trucks being unloaded have their wheels chocked before unloading begins
Pick cases from bulk locations to fill forward pick locations
Stock forward pick locations in the bottle room and the full case line in a neat and orderly manner
Load kegs, re-ships and non-conveyable items onto route trucks
Replenish stock on full case line and bottle room as needed by using forklift, pallet jack or order picker, using full range of peripheral visition to operate such equipment
Restock bottle and case returns from customer orders
Sort pallets by size
Handling of broken cases to include the re-boxing of good bottles and sending the broken ones to the dump location
Leave equipment in good working order and free of all trash for the next shift
Ensure the cleanliness of an assigned area of the warehouse
Perform all duties in a safe manner
Wear all company issued safety equipment
Report any damage to the equipment and building to a supervisor as soon as it happens
Perform other related duties as assigned


Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:
High school diploma or equivalency plus 1 year of experience
Experience operating warehouse equipment such as forklift, pallet jack and battery change station


Preferred Qualifications:
Strong communication skills – written, verbal, persuasion, motivation, facilitation of strong working relationships
Knowledge of other MS Office Suite and/or software applications related to job functions
Excellent interpersonal, customer service, analytical/problem solving, problem management, presentation development, presentation, and communications skills


Physical Demands:
Physical demands with activity or condition may occasionally include walking, bending, reaching, standing, and stooping
May require occasional lifting/lowering, pushing, carrying, or pulling up to 50lbs repetitiely throughout the work shift
Ability to operate warehouse equipment such as forkflift, pallet jack and order picker and box cutter

Southern Glazer’s Wine and Spirits provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

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