Company: Lowe Electric Supply Company
Posted on: August 2, 2022
Job Description Job Title: Warehouse Associate Job Status:
Full-time, Hourly, Non-Exempt Reports To: Warehouse or Branch
Manager Summary: Receives, stores, and distributes material, tools,
equipment, and products within company guidelines. Compiles orders
for customers (internal and external) and loads them appropriately.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Reads shipment schedule,
sales order, work order, transfer order, or purchase order to
determine items to be moved, gathered, or distributed. Transports
material and items around the warehouse/dock or to other designated
areas. Sorts and places materials or items on racks, shelves, or in
bins according to predetermined sequence such as location, size,
type, style, color, or product code. Fills sales orders, work
orders, transfer orders, purchase orders, equipment, or other items
and distributes items to shipping area and delivery vehicles.
Assembles customer orders from stock and places orders on pallets
or shelves, or transports orders to shipping department, loading
dock, or delivery vehicle. Marks materials with identifying
information. Opens bales, crates, and other containers. Records
amounts of materials or items received or distributed. Weighs or
counts items for distribution within warehouse to ensure
conformance to company standards. Arranges stock parts in specified
sequence for transport by other workers. Uses computer to enter
records. Compiles worksheets or tickets from customer
specifications. Drives forklift to transport stored items around
warehouse and loading dock from several locations for shipment.
Completes reorder forms to order supplies. Prepares parcels for
parcel shipping or freight carrier. Maintains inventory records.
Other duties as assigned as necessitated by business demands.
Education and/or Experience: High school diploma or general
education degree (GED); or at least three months related experience
and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and
experience. Qualifications: Ability to read and comprehend
instructions, correspondence, and memos. Ability to write
correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in
one-on-one and small group situations to customers, vendors, and
other employees of the organization Ability to add, subtract,
multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers,
common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and
percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs. Ability to apply
common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in
written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems in
various situations. Ability to use the computer for such tasks as
inventory record-keeping, material receiving, order shipments,
vendor returns, and modifying/saving computer files. May be
required to have, or obtain, forklift operator certification.
Physical Requirements: Lifting: Ability to lift, push, pull, and
carry up to 100 pounds intermittently and 40 pounds continuously
throughout the work shift. Standing: Ability to stand for long
periods of time while accomplishing tasks. Carrying: Ability to
transport an object from one spot to another. Pushing /Pulling:
Ability to push/pull a pallet jack and loaded pallet. Climbing:
Ability to ascend and descend ladders, stairs, and ramps using
hands and feet while carrying material.
Stooping/Kneeling/Crouching: Ability to bend body downward,
forward, at the waist, at the knees, resting on the knees,
requiring full use of lower extremities and back muscles. Handling:
Ability to seize, grasp, and turn requiring full use of fingers,
hands, arms, and torso. Vision: Ability to clearly see up close, at
a distance, in color, peripherally, have depth perception and
ability to adjust focus. Ability to clearly see to read shipping
papers, product labels, receipts, and motorists. Work Environment:
Subject to extreme heat and extreme cold, typically between 30
degrees F and 100 degrees F for periods of more than one hour.
Subject to the weather such as rain or fog. Subject to hazards such
as moving mechanical parts, moving vehicles and equipment, and
working on ladders and high places. Moderate to high noise level.
Disclaimer: This job description is not intended as, nor does it
create, an employment contract. Lowe Electric Supply Company
maintains its status as an at-will employer. This means you and
Lowe Electric Supply Company are free to terminate employment at
any time, with or without cause or advance notice. In no instance
should the duties, responsibilities, and requirements set forth in
this job description be interpreted as all-inclusive. Additional
tasks may be assigned to the employee, and/or the scope of the job
may change, as necessitated by business demands. Reasonable
accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities
to perform the essential functions of this position as required by
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