Warehouse Associate
at Agility

Date Posted: 11/20/2020

Job Description


The Warehouse Associate completes the daily operational activities of packing, shipping, receiving and distribution. He/she ensures all is accomplished accurately and in a timely manner while providing support to the rest of the organization. 


  • Receive Cargo and identify OS&D
  • Weight + Dim cargo
  • Issue Delivery Exceptions
  • Put-Away Cargo
  • Pull and Stage cargo Load/unload ULD’s/Containers as per warehouse manager instructions
  • Export packing  / crating of industrial cargo
  • Label Cargo
  • Follow SOP
  • Communicate discrepancies to Customer Service
  • Performs work to load inventory into designated packages, boxes, crates, or other receptacles
  • Counts items placed into containers to maintain accurate inventory
  • Reviews packing lists to insure all required items are included
  • Provide input for safety and productivity improvements to supervisors
  • Maintains clean, clutter-free working environment
  • Utilizes packing materials to pack containers to minimize breakage
  • Loads, unloads, moves, or stores items according to delivery or routing documents, or supervisor instructions
  • Operates a hand truck, forklift, or other heavy equipment
  • Performs other duties as assigned


Job Requirements


  • High School Diploma or equivalent preferred
  • 1+ years of related experience and/or training preferred
  • Forklift and HAZMAT certification preferred
  • Duties may require exerting up to 70 lbs. of force to lift, carry, push, pull, or otherwise move objects

*** Qualified applicants (internal and external) must currently possess legal authorization to work in the United States


  • Ability to operate in warehouse environment
  • Detail oriented with ability to carry out instructions and processes with minimal supervision
  • Self managing and pro-active 
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

LANGUAGE SKILLS English is the principal language for this position.  This position requires good written and verbal communication skills and the ability to communicate effectively in a diverse multicultural environment.

COMPUTER SKILLS Ability to operate computer equipment

PHYSICAL DEMANDS While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand.  The employee is often required to walk and use hand and eye coordination.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. 

WORK HOURS AND ENVIRONMENT Normal working hours for this position are Monday – Friday from 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM, however, overtime will often be required.

STATEMENT OF NON-INCLUSIVITY: This job description is not to be construed as a complete listing of the duties and responsibilities that may be given to any employee.  The duties and responsibilities outlined in this position may be added to or changed when deemed appropriate and necessary by the person who is managerially responsible for this position.

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Full-Time
  • Location: New Orleans, LA
  • Job Type: Warehouse
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 11/20/2020

About Us

Agility brings efficiency to supply chains in some of the globe’s most challenging environments, offering unmatched personal service, a global footprint and customized capabilities in developed and developing economies alike. Agility is one of the world’s leading providers of integrated logistics. It is a publicly traded company with more than $4.4 billion in revenue and more than 22,000 employees in over 500 offices across 100 countries.

Agility’s core commercial business, Global Integrated Logistics (GIL), provides supply chain solutions to meet traditional and complex customer needs. GIL offers air, ocean and road freight forwarding, warehousing, distribution, and specialized services in project logistics, fairs and events, and chemicals. Agility’s Infrastructure group of companies manages industrial real estate and offers logistics-related services, including e-government customs optimization and consulting, waste management and recycling, aviation and ground-handling services, support to governments and ministries of defense, remote infrastructure and life support.

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