Warehouse Associate

General Produce LLC - Forest Park, GA (30+ days ago)2.8


Position Summary

General Produce LLC. is seeking a Warehouse Associate who can accurately select orders in a fast paced environment. The Warehouse Associate must be comfortable working in a cold storage. The Warehouse Associate must also be able to work nights, weekends and have open availability as schedules may change.

Duties and Responsibilities:
Communicate with customers in a professional manner
Ensure customer orders are completed in a timely fashion
Pull orders according to company policy
Safely and effectively operate an elect pallet jack and wireless scanner (Scan Gun) in the completion of picking assignments
Stage completed outgoing pallets in designated areas with proper labels
Ensure all outgoing pallets are properly stacked and secured with tape or wrap
Unload or loading of freight
Set up incoming pallets for inspection and receiving by stacking down pallets, taping, wrapping, tagging, palletizing, etc.
Move pallets to designated areas, working with forklift drivers to facilitate efficient racking and storage of product.
Identify product quality issues and report to department supervisors
Report any potential safety hazards or repair needs to department supervisors or other members of management
Maintain clean and orderly assigned work area
Assist the custodian in collecting waste, sweeping floors or other housekeeping tasks as assigned

Skills and Competencies:
Able to communicate effectively
Aptitude to pay close attention to detail and follow up skills needed
Ability to adapt to changing circumstances
Must work well with others as well as work well with minimal supervision
Must have to ability to work in cold temperatures consistently

Experience and Education Requirements:
High School Diploma or GED Required
Minimum 2 years produce warehouse related experience preferred
Prior experience operating an electric pallet jack
Prior experience operating a forklift

Note: This position description is not designed or intended to provide a comprehensive listing of all activities, duties or responsibilities that are required to perform effectively in this role. The specific content and requirements of this position may change or vary from time to time with or without notice.