Summary Description: Under general supervision the Warehouse Worker is reponsible for receiving, storing, and distributing material within establishment by performing the following duties.
Reads production schedule, paper allocation, and bills of laden to determine items to be moved, gathered, and distributed.
Conveys materials and items from dock areas, roll prep or production areas to storage or to other designated areas.
Weighs and/or counts items for distribution to ensure conformance to company standards.
Loads finished product onto trailers in high volume and fast pace production environment.
Records amounts of materials or items received or distributed and uses computer to enter records.
Checks skid tickets, ledgers, bills of laden, manifests, and roll reports for accuracy.
Marks materials with identifying information.
Prepares paper for presses and finished product for shipment.
Sorts and places materials on racks, floor, yard or trailers according to predetermined sequence such as size, type, date, color, or product code.
Opens containers and distributes raw materials and stock items to production areas.
Drives vehicle to transport items from warehouse to plant or to pick up items from several locations for shipment and load trucks.
Performs preventative maintenance on warehouse equipment.
Maintains a clean, organized and safe work environment.
High school diploma or general education degree (GED) preferred.
Strong written & verbal communications skills.
Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.
Must have basic mathematical skills
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions. Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.
Must be able to lift 25-50 frequently
Knowledge of basic data entry
Knowledge of MS Office
Some overtime is required. Must work a 12-hour rotating shift.
Fork lift and pallet jack experience preferred
Previous Warehouse experience a plus
Valassis - 14 months ago