True Value Merchandise Handler in Allentown, Pennsylvania
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Job ID #:4776 Location:PA-Allentown RDC
Functional Area:Warehouse Department:DISTRB
Position Type:Full-Time Regular Education Required:High School Diploma / GED or equivalent experience
Experience Required:None Relocation Provided:No
Looking for a great opportunity in the warehousing industry? A company with competitive wages, great medical benefits and an industry-leading 401K plan?
True Value Company is hiring safe, personally driven and dependable associates who are interested in working with an enthusiastic, fast-paced, customer-focused team. We offer a great starting pay rate of$16.00per hour for this position! The hours for this position are Monday thru Friday 6:30AM - 2:30PM .
The Merchandise Handler is responsible for safely unloading merchandise from trailers, lifting cartons and product, and checking goods received against purchase orders or invoices. You are also responsible for loading cartons on pallets and other containers for outbound shipment. Stocking shelves with goods received while accurately maintaining records of goods received or shipped is also part of the job.
You may be responsible for operating power equipment; using small hand tools, pallet handlers and hand trucks. True Value selects merchandise with the latest voice-pick technology to ensure accuracy and quality.
Consistent with our value of Stewardship, True Value supports United Way, Boys & Girls Club of America, and other non-profit endeavors in our local communities.
The effective Merchandise Handler performs the following tasks safely with the customer in mind:
Loads and unloads merchandise from trailers
Lifts cartons and other items frequently
Selects and picks product for shipment to valued store members
Matches goods received with purchase orders and/or invoices using leading edge voice pick technology
Ensures accuracy of all goods handled through record verification matching inventory to order numbers
May operate power equipment including: forklifts, pallet handlers and hand trucks
May use small hand tools
Prepare merchandise for shipping using shrink wrap machines or other devices
A successful team member possesses the following qualifications:
High School diploma/GED or equivalent work experience is preferred
Minimum 18 years of age
Must successfully complete pre-employment drug screen and background check
Basic math and English comprehension
Must pass our entry-level job skills assessment
Ability to perform the job in a safe manner
Must be able to work in a fast-paced team environment
Must be dependable
Attention to detail is essential
Must have the ability to learn the operation of material handling equipment in a safe manner
Desire to learn new functions and processes
Be open to change and cross-training
Ability to work all overtime hours
Must be able to stand and walk 8 or more hours per day (Average 5-10 miles per day)
Bending, reaching, twisting, pulling, kneeling and lifting are continuous essential functions of the job
Will lift from 1-75 pounds from floor to five feet level continuously and team lift heavier items
Normal physical agility is a must
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.