PORTLAND - SE, OR
The Material Handler is primarily responsible for fulfilling orders, organizing and maintaining warehouse inventory, loading and unloading delivery trucks and operating a forklift.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Pull product from inventory for orders using established warehouse procedures for picking;
Unload delivery trucks and move inventory to designated areas;
Assist delivery personnel with loading Acme and/or other delivery trucks;
Check in product using established warehouse procedures for receiving;
Put away inventory accuratley;
Ocassionally perform delivery driver duties (as a back up driver for Night Owl);
Maintain the warehouse in an orderly and clean state, following all company safety procedures.
Education: High school diploma or equivalent.
A minimum of one year experience in a similar position is preferred;
Clean driving record and the ability to drive a range of vehicles, from small pick-up truck to 2-ton/5-speed flatbed diesel truck;
o Must be 21 years of age to meet auto insurance requirements.
Strong attention to detail;
Strong organizational skills;
Strong communication skills;
Ability to interact with employees, customers and vendors in a professional manner;
Understanding of safe warehouse practices;
Creative, self-disciplined and capable of identifying and completing critical tasks independently and with a sense of urgency.
The employee is regularly required to sit; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel a computer mouse or other computer equipment; reach with hands and arms; talk and hear; use hands and arms to reach for, grasp and manipulate objects; stand, climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl;
May be required to move or traverse considerable distances in the facility during the course of a workday;
Must have the physical abilities to perform essential warehouse tasks;
Must have the ability to lift up to 50 lbs. To a height of 3-4 feet and load product into trucks;
Must be able to remain in a stationary position for an extended period of time;
Ability to ascend/descend a ladder to pull or put away product from shelving and racking;
Ability to safely operate a dolly, pallet jack and/or forklift in loading and unloading supplies.