Penske Warehouse Worker in Grand Prairie, Texas

Description:

Position Summary:

Penske Logistics is looking for warehouse associates to become part of an excellent team with the nation’s largest grocery store chain. This is a great opportunity for individuals who are safety conscious and have a pleasant, outgoing attitude who want to excel in a warehouse environment.

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

These positions could be first or second shift. Positions could also be working in the cooler or freezer.

Major Responsibilities:

Job requirements may include the following where applicable:

Accurately pick daily customer orders, cases and eaches

-Able to pick in a variety of environments: ambient, freezer and cooler

-Accurately stage and sort products for loading

-Loads and unloads trailers

-Opens and closes dock doors

-Maintain a clean and safe work area

-Move materials within the warehouse

-Complies with all safety requirements

-Electronically scan products using a warehouse management system

-Quality control

-Ensure damaged products are identified and removed when received

-Sorts and stores perishable goods in refrigerated/freezer rooms

-Fills requisitions, work orders, or requests for materials, tools, or other stock items and distributes items to production workers or assembly line

-Operate forklifts, pallet jacks (where applicable)

Qualifications:

-At least 1 year of warehousing or material-handling (using hand/power tools and hand truck) equipment experience required

-High school diploma or equivalent required

-Proficient reading skills and ability to follow directions required

-Ability to work independently, customer service, dealing with others, multi-tasking skills, organizational skills, flexible, excellent with numbers and time management skills required

-Basic computer skills including Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook required (where applicable by location)

-Flexible to work overtime preferred

-Ability to work in non-climate controlled conditions required

-Willingness to work the required schedule, work at the specific location required, complete Penske employment application, submit to a background investigation (to include past employment, education, and criminal history) and drug screening required.

Physical Requirements:

-The physical and mental 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.

-The associate will be required to remember and understand certain instructions, guidelines or other information. The associate must be able to see and verbally

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

-While performing the duties of this job, the associate will be required to move frequently, stand, walk, and sit. The associate is frequently required to use hands to touch, handle, and feel, and to reach with hands and arms. The associate must be able to regularly lift and/or move up to 50lbs/23kg and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100lbs/45kg.

Penske is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.

Penske Logistics is a wholly owned subsidiary of Penske Truck Leasing. With operations in North America, South America, Europe and Asia, Penske Logistics provides supply chain management and logistics services to leading companies around the world. Penske Logistics delivers value through its design, planning and execution in transportation, warehousing and freight management. Visit www.PenskeLogistics.com to learn more.

Work Locations: 730 E Trinity Blvd Grand Prairie, TX

Primary Location: United States-Texas-Grand Prairie

Job: Warehouse

Penske (Oracle) Job Name: Warehouse

Req ID: 1610562