Date Posted: November 4, 2020
Deadline: January 1, 2018
Organization: Greenwood, Inc.
Website: View Website
Job Type: Full Time
Wages/Salary: $10.00 per hour starting
High school diploma or GED required; Professional appearance and demeanor; Strong organizational and time management skills; Ability to perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation(s);
Strong work ethic with proven ability to support a positive team environment; Ability to complete necessary training and follow safety policies, procedures and processes;
Minimum 6 months experience using material handling equipment and driving a forklift in a warehouse function;
Knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within the field required; extensive knowledge/experience preferred; Demonstrated ability to perform repetitive tasks with focus on instructions and safety; No EDRs or safety violations in previous 12 months;
Strong organizational and time management skills with attention to detail; Ability to prioritize with an emphasis on quality of work and sense of urgency; Ability to further develop computer and internet skills, including Microsoft Office suite, emails and necessary reports;
Ability to hold themselves accountable for their areas of responsibility and for their actions;
Willingness and desire to perform responsibilities accurately and efficiently with a high level of customer service; Ability to work well with all levels of the organization in various areas of responsibility;
Ability to successfully obtain a forklift certification (both written and practical tests); Ability and willingness to cross train in other areas for back up coverage as needed
Greater than one year of experience in a material handling role with forklift experience preferred; Extensive knowledge of commonly used concepts, practices and procedures in material handling field preferred;
Knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures in material handling field; extensive knowledge preferred;
GreenWood, Inc. is interested in talented individuals seeking employment for a Warehouse Associate role. The Warehouse Associate performs tasks to ensure accurate and timely transactions by following department processes and procedures to safely operate equipment while handling material (i.e., loading and unloading of material) within a warehouse or storage facility, ensuring compliance within the facility as it relates to quality, productivity, safety and security. Performs material handling duties and picks tickets to correctly pick and load orders. Utilizes hand trucks, forklifts, pallet jack, hoists, conveyors, or handling equipment to move material to and from delivery transportation vehicles and within warehouse or storage facility. Ensures duties are performed per documented work instructions to ensure customer requirements are met. Identifies potential hazards in the workplace and takes action to eliminate/minimize risks to include communicating to management any product availability issues.
Promotes safety awareness and immediately reports any unsafe acts, conditions or unsafe equipment in the facility.
Maintains a clean and orderly work environment while ensuring housekeeping duties are completed as required.
Uses proper and appropriate forklift practices to safely, accurately, and efficiently unload material from trailers.
Inspects pallets for proper packaging, stacking, and labeling according to specifications; removing trash, damaged pallets and cardboard from the production areas as needed. Transitions with flexibility in the daily work schedule and areas as needed. Works with other warehouse employees to ensure positive employee relations within the team. Provides input to Warehouse Coordinator to develop and implement operational procedures. Performs daily forklift inspections per required criteria. Maintains functional knowledge of BOLs and receiving processes.
Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Accurately performs responsibilities with a focus on efficiency and quality.
Ensures safety procedures, practices and processes are followed at all times. Performs other duties as assigned