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Warehouse Operator - GWA

Terminal/Warehouse/Transport

DSV - Global transport and logistics
In 1976, ten independent hauliers joined forces and founded DSV in Denmark. Since then, DSV has evolved to become the world's 5th largest supplier of global solutions within transport and logistics. Today, we add value to our customers' entire supply chain by transporting, storing, packaging, re-packaging, processing and clearing all types of goods. We work every day from our many offices in more than 80 countries to ensure a steady supply of goods to production lines, outlets, stores and consumers all over the world. Our reach is global yet our presence is local and close to our customers.  Read more at www.dsv.com 

Location: USA - Key Logistics (c/o Michelin) VA, Independence 

Division: Solutions 
Job Posting Title: Warehouse Operator - GWA 
Time Type: Full Time

SUMMARY

The General Warehouse Associate (GWA) is responsible for operating material handling equipment for the purpose of shipping, receiving, and picking. Activities may include, but are not limited to, loading or unloading, mounting, scanning, labeling, moving, staging, replenishing, and stacking product.   The Associate is also responsible  for  counting  and  inspecting  product,  notifying  leadership  when  there  are  damages  or discrepancies, and operating all equipment safely and efficiently and performing all duties as assigned.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Meet company objectives in the areas of performance, safety, productivity and quality.
  • Ensure all assembled products meet quality standards and customer specifications and report damages or discrepancies.
  • Operates forklift equipment (gas or electric) to load/unload, pick, replenish, stack, move and store product.
  • Follows and adheres to all shipping/receiving SOPs (Standard Operating Procedures).
  • Efficiently and accurately locate and place products in the appropriate locations and/or storage areas. Palletizes product - packages, bands and labels product as determined by client requirements. Maintains organization and cleanliness of warehouse.
  • Adheres to all corporate and site specific policies/procedures, safety rules, and OSHA/SDS Standards. Completes work assignments and meets production and error ratio standards.
  • Operates equipment in a safe and efficient manner.

 

 

OTHER DUTIES

Performs other duties as assigned.

 

 

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES

N/A

 

 

MINIMUM REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

Education and/or Experience

High school diploma or general education degree (GED) required. Prior forklift experience.

Ability to perform duties with minimal supervision or guidance.

Strong attention to details, accuracy and accomplish job tasks in a timely manner. Effectively adapt to change and thrive in a stimulating, fast-pace work environment.

 

 

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations or Professional Designations

N/A

 

 

SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES

 

Computer Skills

Basic

 

Language Skills

English (reading, writing, verbal)

 

Mathematical Skills

Basic to intermediate level to verify quantities of product, count inventory, or perform other duties associated with handling, storing and distributing client products.

 

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

Work experience in a logistics/distribution/relevant environment a plus.

 

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

While performing the duties of this job, the associate uses his/her hands to finger, handle or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, or crouch; talk or hear.  Specific vision requirements of

this job include close vision and distance vision.

 

Ability to lift up to 70 lbs. and stand for up for 8 hours per day.

 

 

WORK ENVIRONMENT

While performing the duties of this job, the employee rarely is exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals. The noise level in the work environment is usually low to moderate.

 

The physical demands and work environment characteristics described above 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.

 

 

 

DSV is an equal employment opportunity employer.  Candidates are considered for employment without regard to race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, religion, ancestry, veteran status, marital status, gender identify, sexual orientation, national origin, liability for military service, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.  If you require special assistance or accommodation while seeking employment with DSV, please contact Human Resources at hr@us.dsv.com. If you are interested in learning the status of your application, please note you will be contacted directly by the appropriate human resources contact person if you are selected for further consideration.  DSV reserves the right to defer or close a vacancy at any time. 

DSV – Global transport and logistics

DSV is one of the very best performing companies in the transport and logistics industry. 56,000 employees in more than 80 countries work passionately to deliver great customer experiences and high-quality services – as part of the operation or in a variety of supporting roles. If you have drive and talent and enjoy responsibility, we’ll give you the support you need to explore your potential and forward your career.

Read more at www.dsv.com

 

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