Warehouse Operations Specialist - Potterville, MI at WOW!

Date Posted: 6/25/2022

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    6/25/2022
  • Job ID:
    REQ-2022-2254

Job Description

The Warehouse Operations Specialist is responsible for packaging, shipping, receiving and inventory tracking.

Duties & Responsibilities:

Essential duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to those listed below:

  • Prepares orders by processing and distributing requests for supplies
  • Packing Materials and placing orders in the delivery area
  • Completes deliveries by driving a truck or van to and from other company locations.
  • Maintains inventory control
  • Maintains quality service by following organization standards
  • Maintains a safe and clean work environment by keeping shelves, pallet area, and workstations neat; complying with procedures, rules, and regulations
  • Completes reports by entering the required information
  • Operates a forklift as required
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed
  • All other duties as assigned

Requirements:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.

Education/Experience:

A high school diploma or GED is preferred. 1-2 years of light industrial or material control experience preferred.

Teamwork, Coordination, Organization, Planning, Time Management, Reporting Skills, Inventory Control, Documentation Skills, Equipment Maintenance, Data Entry Skills, Dependability

Computer Skills:

Basic computer skills including e-mail are required, MS Office skills are preferred. Individuals must be able to learn specific program requirements for inventory and database maintenance.

Physical Demands:

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

  • regularly required to talk and hear
  • frequently required to sit, bend at the knees and waist, and work walking or standing up to 50% of the time
  • required to use hands to type, handle objects, boxes, equipment, tools, and paperwork
  • required to raise his/her arms overhead to work, reach, and carry
  • required to use close vision, peripheral vision, focus, and see colors as required to read equipment and material labels, color-coded inventory, computer terminal screens, etc.
  • required to have a valid driver's license and maintain a driving record that meets the standards of the insurance carrier.
  • Must be able to meet the physical limit requirements of personal protective equipment, aerial lift equipment, and ladders that may be used in this position.
  • Frequently required to lift and carry objects up to 50 lbs
  • Occasionally required to lift or carry shipments up to 150 lbs with assistance
  • Occasionally required to drive a forklift

The employee generally works in the warehouse and indoor office environments but occasionally works outdoors, in all types of weather, and on uneven terrain. Overtime may be required.

WOW! Offers a generous benefits package including:

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • 401k with a company match
  • Paid time off and paid holidays
  • Tuition reimbursement

WOW! Also offers significant discounts on broadband packages for employees residing in our service areas.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran