General Warehouse Worker - Perishable Distribution Operation

Lobsterboys - Chicago, IL


Lobsterboys Seek Warehouse Team Members

Lobsterboys are currently looking for qualified Warehouse Team Members for their Chicago location. The is a year-round position; full time service. Lobsterboys is a vision-driven organization. The Lobsterboys promote a fun, supportive atmosphere that empower every member of the Team to perform their duties with a commitment to excellence.

Job Details

  • Move incoming or outgoing product throughout the distribution center by hand, hand truck, or forklift equipment.
  • Perform general physical activities in a warehouse, including loading, unloading, sorting, picking, and packaging.
  • Checks and verifies and audits all product to ensure that the Inbound is not damaged or defective.
  • Reads customer order, shipping Pick List, Material Transfer order, or Bill of Lading to determine items to be moved, gathered, or shipped.
  • Assembles customer orders from stock and places orders on pallets or conveys orders to packing station.
  • Marks materials with identifying information.
  • Drives vehicle to transport stored items from warehouse, plant or to pick up items from several locations for shipment.
  • Prepares parcels for Export or Air Shipment
  • Maintains inventory records. Problem Solving/Decision Making
  • Ability to analyze and solve problems independently. Working Relationships Internal
  • Excel in a team environment
  • Meets safety, productivity and quality standards
  • Ability to communicate with trucking companies, vendors, etc. Knowledge and Experience
  • Ability to read and comprehend instructions, short correspondence, and memos via written and email/Outlook
  • While performing the duties of this job, the Team Member is frequently required to stand, walk, use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 100 pounds.
  • Act with Integrity
  • Handles day-to-day work challenges. Performs other related duties and responsibilities as assigned
  • Sanitation tasks as asked.
  • Focus on Customer Needs Anticipates and identifies customer needs; takes action to meet customer needs; develops effective working relationships with internal and external customers; continually searches for ways to increase customer satisfaction


  • Minimum of 18 years of age
  • Able to use material handling equipment
  • At least 2 years of Warehouse experience
  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Regularly lift and or move objects 10-50lbs lift or move product that weighs more than 100lbs
  • Frequently required to stand, walk, stop, kneel, and crouch
  • Open to a flexible schedule

You will love this job if you…

  • Get excited about being an integral part of a mission to deliver the first ever brand of the highest quality, traceable sustainable live lobsters to the United States
  • Share our passion and envision yourself helping Lobsterboys grow to be a world-wide brand, and share that passion daily
  • Feel motivated by increasing sales and challenges to get orders ready for freight, consumers and wholesalers with a highly time sensitive product
  • Enjoy working in a supportive and collaborative environment that values and solicits open and honest top to bottom communication

Compensation & Benefits

  • Completive hourly rate
  • Annual Bonus Program
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance available
  • LB attire provided
  • Opportunities for growth in a growing company

To Apply

Send us an email! Applications that include the following will be given priority vs. resume alone. Write a brief introduction and why you’re the right fit to join our growing Team.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $15.00 to $16.50 /hour


  • Pallet Jack: 1 year (Preferred)
  • warehouse: 1 year (Preferred)


  • Forklift Certified (Preferred)

Additional Compensation:

  • Bonuses

Work Location:

  • One location

Pay Frequency:

  • Bi weekly or Twice monthly