Shuttle Driver/PM Warehouse Worker, RAL 2017-05-12
at Empire Distributors Inc

Date Posted: 5/12/2017

Job Description

Summary

Receives, stores, and distributes products. Pulls orders, unloads trucks and stocks supplies performing the
following duties. Drives loaded truck to secure location and picks up empty truck for return to distribution
center. Once arriving at distribution center unloads returns and credits.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Reads production schedule, customer order, work order, shipping order, or requisition to determine items to be moved, gathered, or distributed.
  • Drives and Operates fork lift equipment.
  • Conveys materials and items from receiving or production areas to storage or to other designated areas.
  • Ability and willingness to select, stock, load and/or unload ALL products that may be ordered by our customers.
  • Fills requisitions by retrieving required products per the customer order.
  • Sorts and places materials or items on conveyor, racks, shelves, or in bins according to predetermined sequence such as size, type, style, color, or product code.
  • Assembles customer orders from stock and places orders on pallets or shelves, or conveys orders to packing station or shipping department.
  • Accurately marks materials with identifying information.
  • Prepares loads leaving during production as well as those leaving the next morning.
  • Returns products to appropriate areas.
  • Opens boxes and other containers.
  • Repacks breakage
  • Maintains safe, organized and clean work area. Cleaning includes, but is not limited to, the removal of all remaining trash, broken glass, cardboard etc. at the end of the shift.
  • Check with a member of management team before leaving at end of shift.
  • All breakage is put on a designated pallet to ensure inventory accuracy.
  • Drives loaded truck to outer lying areas at night, for the driver in that area to pick up and deliver from in the morning.
  • Places returns in appropriate place once returning to distribution center.
  • Collects or picks up empty containers or rejected or unsold merchandise.
  • Returns empty containers to warehouse for distribution back to supplier.
  • Loads truck when necessary.
  • Cleans inside of truck.
  • Performs routine maintenance on truck.
  • Other duties as assigned by management.
Education and/or Experience

High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Use of voice pick equipment is desired.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations
Forklift Certification. Applicable state driver's license. Empire Driver Training Program. Valid Dot physical. Ability to obtain and maintain valid State ABC Permit.


PLEASE COMPLETE ENTIRE APPLICATION - INCLUDE WORK HISTORY IN "RESUME" SECTION. MAKE SURE YOU ALSO INCLUDE THREE REFERENCES. NOT FOLLOWING DIRECTIONS COMPLETELY MAY CAUSE APPLICATION TO BE REJECTED

Empire is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace. I understand that if I am hired, my employment will be for no definite period, regardless of the period of payment of my wages. I further understand that I am employed on an "at-will" basis which means that I have the right to terminate my employment at anytime with or without notice, and the Company has the same right. No one other than the President of the Company has authority to modify this relationship or make any agreement to the contrary. Any such modification or agreement must be in writing, signed by the President.

I understand that if I am hired this application and all supporting documents will become part of my permanent employee record.

I understand that the company reserves the right to require me to submit to a drug test at any time and also reserves the right to require me to submit to an alcohol test and/or medical examination to the extent permitted by law. I understand that the Company may contact my previous employers and I authorize those employers to disclose to the Company all records and other information pertinent to my employment with them, whether favorable or unfavorable. I also authorize the Company to provide truthful information concerning my employment with it to my future prospective employers and I agree to hold it harmless for providing such information.

By submitting this application, I certify that all information that I provide on this application and in any interview will be true, complete and accurate. I understand if I am employed and any such information is later found to be false, incomplete or misleading in any respect, I may be discharged.

Job Snapshot

About Us

Empire Distributors, Inc. is proud to be associated with the following sister companies: Empire Distributors of North Carolina, Inc., Empire Distributors of Tennessee, Inc., and Baroness Small Wines, Inc. (Denver, CO). Together our mission is to be the very best at building brands and developing people. Empire Distributors is a wholesale alcoholic beverage distributor in the Southeast U.S. with over 800 teammates in nine locations. We are committed to offering our customers quality products at an outstanding value with exceptional customer service!

Our valued teammates are the direct link to our clients and the reason for our success. From merchandiser and sales jobs to driver and warehouse jobs, an array of career opportunities awaits you at Empire Distributors! We want to hear from you. Empire is an equal opportunity employer and a drug free workplace. Empire provides equal opportunities to qualified applicants with disabilities and disabled veterans to compete for jobs. This obligation includes, if necessary, making reasonable accommodations for the application process to qualified individuals

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