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Position: Warehouse Associate

Position: Warehouse Associate

Details: Full-Time / Hourly / Gastonia, North Carolina

Reports To: Operations Supervisor and/or Warehouse Lead

Job Description: The Warehouse Associate will perform a variety of routine shipping, receiving, production and housekeeping tasks. Shipping tasks include picking and/or packaging/shipping orders for specified carrier(s) as described. Receiving tasks include loading and unloading truck shipments and stocking the warehouse shelves. Production tasks include material handling, machine operation and labeling/packaging of product.

Major Areas of Responsibility:

Shipping

  • Prepare orders for shipment in accordance with the pick ticket and customer requirements
  • Check inventory to verify availability of needed stock
  • Notify the Supervisor of shortages
  • Package and ship in accordance with packaging guidelines and accepted methods/practices
  • Maintain product stock in work area
  • Stock shelves in the warehouse
  • Monitor packaging material supplies and notify the Supervisor when materials get to the restocking point

Receiving

  • Take oral and written assignments from Manager and Area Supervisor
  • Verify product numbers matching to order and deliver stock to and from packager’s workstations
  • Restock the material when the Production floor has completed the work order
  • Notify the Supervisor of problems with the work orders
  • Schedules workload and ensures schedules and deadlines
  • Must be able to train others to perform jobs that you are experienced with when required
  • Requires continuous standing and walking
  • Must be able to frequently perform repetitive motions.
  • May need to operate dolly, pallet jack, and/or forklift in loading and unloading material and equipment
  • May frequently lift boxes up to 70 pounds plus
  • Maintain a clean work environment to assure the safety of yourself and others

Order Packer/Picker

  • Pick orders according to specific instructions and guidelines
  • Pack orders within specific given guidelines
  • May require driving forklifts or move materials using a pallet jack
  • Ability to train others to perform jobs that you are already experienced at when required
  • Maintain a clean work environment to assure the safety of yourself and others
  • Take oral and written assignments from Manager and Area Supervisor

Competencies Required

  • Effective communication/comprehension skills - verbal and written
  • Must be able to work well with others as a team as well as work independently
  • Must be able to comprehend and perform all work assignments accurately
  • Math Skills - Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure
  • Basic computer skills

Education / Training / Experience Required

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Minimum of 2 years warehouse experience in receiving, production or shipping
  • Forklift experience (if required) and the ability to complete in-house certifications
  • Must have valid Driver’s License

Physical Demands / Work Environment

  • Physical Requirements – ability to bend, twist, stoop, reach, climb ladders, lift materials up to 70 lbs., and move materials using a pallet jack
  • Must be able to report to work during specified work hours
  • Requires continuous standing and walking and may frequently perform repetitive motions

To apply, email your resume to careers@rowleycompany.com (please include the position you are applying for). If you are chosen for further consideration, someone will contact you promptly.