Warehouse Associate (Forklift Operator) in Brimfield Township, OH at ProSource

Date Posted: 5/22/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

This locally owned thriving Brimfield business is looking for a highly organized and energetic person to join the team as a Warehouse Associate/Manager.  We are looking for a career minded fast learner, who thinks it’s fun to work in a friendly, fast-paced small business and takes pride in their work.   We need someone that is not afraid to handle multiple tasks and interact directly with customers.  We need a proactive, positive problem-solver to make our team even better and more productive. 

Learn more about working for ProSource by visiting our Career Site. https://prosourcewholesale.jobs.net/

You will be working under the supervision of the Showroom Manager and performing a variety of warehouse related tasks. This will include the loading and unloading of vehicles, handling of materials within the warehouse and to/from the loading area, verifying materials shipped and maintaining warehouse and showroom cleanliness. You will NOT be supervising other staff.

Other responsibilities for the position will include:

  • Checking deliveries to make sure they are in good shape and as noted on manifest
  • Recording deliveries and maintaining inventory with the computer system
  • Pulling merchandise from warehouse or showroom floor and preparing for delivery
  • Updating inventory records
  • Operating forklift to move merchandise
  • Maintaining warehouse and showroom order and cleanliness
  • Working with Sales Manager to ensure all policies and guidelines are being followed
  • Observing all safety and security procedures
  • Other duties as assigned by Sales Manager

This position is paid an hourly wage plus overtime. Hours are Monday thru Friday 7:45 am - 5:00 pm with paid lunch and Saturday 8:45 am-Noon. 

Job Requirements

Our ideal candidate for the Warehouse Associate/Manager position will have experience working in a warehouse environment and possess a working knowledge of warehouse procedures. In addition, we are looking for our this person to have a high school diploma or equivalent as well as at least 1 year of warehouse and/or forklift experience. The equivalent combination of education and experience is also acceptable.

Other preferred requirements for the Warehouse Service Coordinator include:

  • Ability to operate forklift equipment
  • Knowledge of computerized inventory control systems
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including the ability to understand and communicate numerical data
  • Ability to calculate simple figures and amounts
  • Ability to push, pull and lift materials up to 50 lbs
  • Proven strength following through on commitments

Benefits

Our showroom offers a small company ‘family’ atmosphere with large company support and opportunity. Other benefits include: 

  • Progressively earned paid vacation after one year.
  • Health care coverage after one month; we pay ~75% of premiums for the employee.
  • Life insurance after 90 days.  

ProSource of Akron is a drug-free workplace; pre-employment drug test required.