Warehouse Worker, AM, WILM 2017-01-26
at Empire Distributors Inc

Date Posted: 3/1/2017

Job Description

Summary
Receives, stores, and distributes material, tools, equipment, and products within establishments by
performing the following duties.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
  • Receives stock and verifies accuracy of new product.
  • Rotates stock.
  • Restocks returned products.
  • Operates forklift and order picker machines.
  • Assists with quarterly inventories.
  • Reads production schedule, customer order, work order, shipping order, or requisition to determine items to be moved, gathered, or distributed.
  • Conveys materials and items from receiving or production areas to storage or to other designated areas.
  • Sorts and places materials or items on racks, shelves, or in bins according to predetermined sequence such as size, type, style, color, or product code.
  • Fills requisitions.
  • Assembles customer orders from stock and places orders on pallets or shelves, or conveys orders to packing station or shipping department.
  • Marks materials with identifying information.
  • Opens boxes and other containers.
  • Prepares parcels for mailing.
  • Janitorial duties when required.
  • Other duties as assigned by Warehouse Manager(s)
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.

Language Skills
Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.

Mathematical Skills
Ability to add and subtract two digit numbers and to multiply and divide with 10's and 100's. Ability to perform these operations using units of American money and weight measurement, volume, and distance.

Reasoning Ability
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions. Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.

Computer Skills
None Required

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations
Forklift Certificate

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 stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

Work Environment The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing 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 exposed to moving mechanical parts. The employee is occasionally exposed to high, precarious places. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. 

Standard Hours Worked This position is required to occasionally work flexible hours.



















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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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