Penske Warehouse Worker in Chesterfield, Michigan

Description:

Penske Logistics is looking for Warehouse Associates to become part of an excellent team servicing the nation’s largest grocery store chain at our new location in Chesterfield, Michigan. This is a great opportunity for individuals who are safety conscious and have a pleasant and outgoing attitude who want to excel in a warehouse environment. Our associates enjoy PTO, Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance, 401K with company match and numerous Associate Discounts!

The Warehouse Worker will assemble and select cases from pick slots for store orders in an accurate, efficient, productive manner and assemble orders onto pallets using pallet jacks.

1st Shift.

Major Responsibilities:

Read work orders or receive oral instructions to determine work assignments and material and equipment needs.

Repetitively pick cardboard boxes and pallets.

Move materials within the warehouse.

Accurately assemble customer orders from stock and place orders on pallets or shelves, or convey orders to packing station or shipping department.

Accurately stage and sort products for loading.

Forklifts, pallet jacks and a variety of warehouse mechanical equipment may be used to transport product within the warehouse.

Operate stand-up and sit-down forklifts, pallet jacks, and a variety of warehouse mechanical equipment (where applicable)

Accurately stage and sort products for loading

Loads and unloads trailers

Maintain a clean and safe work area

Sorts and places parts in racks or other designated area

Complies with all safety requirements.

Other projects and tasks as assigned by supervisor.

Safety:

Maintain a clean and safe work area

Report and correct (when appropriate) all unsafe and unsanitary conditions that could cause employee and/or customer accidents.

Comply with all OSHA standards and all company safety requirements.

Demonstrate care and respect for all equipment used.

Quality:

Maintain superior quality control by ensuring damaged products are identified, reported and removed promptly.

Qualifications:

At least 1 year of warehousing or material-handling experience using hand/power tools and hand truck equipment preferred.

Must be able to work varied schedule including weekends.

Flexible to work overtime as needed.

Ability to follow directions, and basic math skills required.

Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

Ability to pay close attention to details and meet deadlines.

Completion of Penske employment application, submission to a background investigation (to include past employment, education, and criminal history) and drug screening is required.

Physical Requirements:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Ability to reach, bend, twist, stoop and lift up to and including 60 lbs frequently and 95 lbs occasionally.

Ability to work in spaces with 55 inches of headroom

Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

While performing the duties of this Job, the associate is regularly required to stand, walk, sit, talk and hear.

The associate is frequently required to use hands to handle products and reach with hands and arms.

Work Locations: 26090 23 Mile Rd Chesterfield, MI

Primary Location: United States-Michigan-Chesterfield

Job: Warehouse

Penske (Oracle) Job Name: Warehouse

Req ID: 1700001