Warehouse Associate - Northeast DC - FT
The Vitamin Shoppe - North Bergen, NJ

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Essential Qualifications:Education/Certification:
High School Diploma, GED or equivalent combination of
intellectual instruction and work experience

Required Knowledge:
None

Experience Required:
None

Skill and Ability:
Able to meet safety, quality, productivity and attendance requirements
Able to do continuous lifting up to 50 pounds
Able to communicate in English
Able to work in a fast pace environment
Able to work in a team environment
Able and willing to work overtime when required

Able to operate hand held RF scanner or other devices
associated with Warehouse Management System

Able to operate material handling equipment a plus
(required for some positions)
Physical Demands/Working Environment

stooping:
Bending downward and forward at the waist. Requires full use of lower extremities and back muscles.

kneeling: Resting on knee or knees.

crouching: Bending downward and forward at the leg and spine.

reaching: Extending hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction.

standing: For extended periods of time.

lifting: Use of upper body and back muscles to lift totes or boxes.

finger dexterity:
Using primarily just the fingers to make small movements
such as t yping, picking up small objects, or pinching fingers together.

grasping: Using fingers and palm on an object.

TALKING:
Especially where one must frequently convey detailed or
important instructions or ideas accurately, loudly, or quickly.

HEARING:
Able to hear average or normal conversations and receive ordinary information.

REPETITIVE MOTIONS:
Movements frequently and regularly required using the wrists, hands, and fingers.

VISUAL ABILITIES:
Average, ordinary, visual acuity necessary to prepare or
inspect documents or products, or operate machinery.

PHYSICAL STRENGTH:
Medium work; exerts up to 50 lbs. force occasionally, and up to 25 lbs. frequently.

Job Description:
This position, which may vary depending on specific job assignment, performs tasks associated with the receipt, storage, process and shipment of product while meeting safety, quality, productivity, attendance and behavioral Vitamin Shoppe expectations. Effectively and efficiently uses established procedures, tools, equipment (including RF Scanners), and technologies to complete transactions related to inbound and outbound processes within the Distribution Center.

Essential Functions:
  • Safely performs assigned warehouse functions utilizing established processes, procedures and tools while meeting performance expectations for safety, quality, productivity and attendance. Functions may include, but are not limited to loading, unloading, put-away, picking, packing, replenishing, receiving, auditing, shipping, etc.
  • Complies with Vitamin Shoppeā€™s policies, guidelines and procedures as well as state and federal regulations, OSHA requirements in the storage, handling and movement of product.
  • Performs necessary housekeeping duties in order to maintain a safe, clean, organized work environment
  • Informs Process Manager or Lead of any problems and actively participates in process improvements
Other Functions:
Assist in other areas of the Distribution Center as assigned.
Our competitive salary and benefits package includes matching 401K, medical, dental insurance, vision-care plan, prescription drug coverage, disability benefits, confidential employee assistance program, health advocacy program, life insurance, flexible spending accounts, paid time off, paid holidays, associate discount, a credit union, an on-site gym and wellness programs.

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Vitamin Shoppe helps vitamin-takers meet their recommended daily requirements. The fast-growing company sells vitamins, supplements, and...