Order Selector/Picker

Jewel-Osco Distribution Center - Melrose Park, IL

30+ days agoFull-time

***We are a 24hour/7 day a week operation with shifts starting throughout the 24 hour day. Weekend and holiday availability is required. Must be able to work any and all shifts.*****

JOB TITLE: Order Selector


To ensure the proper assembling of product in an accurate, productive and safe manner


Accountable and Reports to: Warehouse Supervisor


  • Use of Vocollect device to ensure the correct assembly of product
  • Occasional use of Red Prairie Computer Terminal on associate’s shift to record a change in labor standard activities
  • Drive to specific voice pick slots
  • Picking product in the first and second level pick slots
  • Use a pick hook to reach cases on the back of pallets in levels 1 & 2
  • Pull empty pallets in the Flow racks, slide and lift into pallet return slot
  • Assemble and shrink wrap pallet for shipping
  • Proper pallet construction, ensuring product reaches the customer
  • Responsible for performing all job duties with honesty and integrity

SECONDARY JOB FUNCTIONS: (These are considered occasional in nature)

  • Other duties as assigned by management

SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED TO PERFORM JOB: (Physical demands outlined on attached PAR sheet)

  • Work schedules five – six days a week

· Basic math skills required (addition, subtraction and simple multiplication) in order to correctly select product for stores

  • Manual dexterity, overall coordination and good balance are required
  • Ability to speak, stand, walk and move rapidly for entire work shift
  • Ability to bend, stoop, twist and turn frequently
  • Ability to do repetitious arm movements above and below shoulder level required for selection of product
  • Ability to use and operate related work aides to include motor driven pallet jacks and forklifts in a safe, productive manner
  • Mental alertness is necessary to ensure safe and accurate completion of work activities.
  • Ability to learn proper selection procedures, shipping and receiving techniques, computerized inventory procedures and safe operating techniques of motor driven pallet jacks and forklifts


  • Exposure to potential hazards exists with respect to equipment necessary to perform job duties. Occasional exposure to facility pest control fumes
  • Work place temperature ranges are consistent by department. Employees work in departments which may range in temperatures from 80 degrees to -20 degrees F. In cases of temperature ranges outside the norm, Personal Protective Equipment is provided
  • Noise exposure is within normal warehouse expectations. Earplugs are available upon request.
  • Work is performed under typical warehouse conditions. Potential hazards exist with regard to machinery such as forklifts, pallet jacks, mechanized systems, movement of tractors and trailers, etc. Work environment is fast paced


· Devices for voice directed selection, pallet walker, forklift, computer terminal, pick hook


· Has daily contact with co-workers, suppliers/vendors and customers

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $16.60 /hour


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