Veritiv has an expansive North American network with more than 180 locations, and we do business with
more than half of the Fortune 500. We're a big company, but we’re also a new company, shaping our
systems and processes to support a successful and sustainable future. We don't just encourage an
entrepreneurial spirit, we embody it.
Are you looking to join a company where you feel empowered in your work and your job is not just a job,
but a path toward a rewarding and successful career? Do you want to be part of a company that
customers and suppliers not only want to do business with but need to do business with?
If you answered yes, then Veritiv might be the place for you. We encourage you to learn about and apply
to Veritiv if you seek a unique work experience, where diverse ideas are met with enthusiasm, and where
you can realize your full potential. Position Description
3rd Shift position.
Overall scope and purpose of job is to perform warehousing tasks of receiving product, putting away product, picking product (filling orders), preparing product for shipment, general housekeeping, completing appropriate paperwork, operating equipment safely, and in some locations, loading trucks with product.
Inspects, fills and stages orders in accurate, thorough and efficient manner in accordance with established Company standards and procedures. Understands unit of measure.
Inspects merchandise to include checking for shortages and rejecting damaged goods.
Communicates shortages of merchandise through proper channels to ensure accurate billing.
Receives, stocks, and re-warehouses merchandise on a daily basis as requested by immediate supervisors. Understands warehouse locator system.
Prepares product for shipment to include packaging for safe shipping, plus labeling and marking.
Uses tape rope sealing equipment and shrink film.
Handles stock in a careful and safe manner; conscious of quality and eliminating damage.
Practices and adheres to established safety rules and policies, as well as, established housekeeping standards. Performs equipment safety review. Reports any violations or hazards to management immediately.
Operates assigned warehouse equipment in performing the functions of the job
Participates in annual inventory.
Non-essential Job Functions
Performs other duties as assigned, such as assisting customers with loading will calls, delivering miscellaneous stock to inside office employees.
Reports directly to Warehouse Manager, warehouse foreman, or shift supervisor, depending on the location.
Interacts with co-workers (accounts payable, sales coordinators, sales representative), management, suppliers, and customers
Physical ability to perform essential functions of the job
Good communication and interpersonal skills
Attention to detail; accurate and thorough
Excellent customer service skills (with will call customers, other company departments, etc.)
Ability to work quickly and efficiently
Physical demands described 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 of the job.
Heavy work: requires ability to continually lift, push, pull at least 50 pounds or over of product and occasionally in excess of 100 pounds up to 160 pounds of product.
Physical activities required of this job include, but are not limited to: climbing, crouching, grasping, hearing, kneeling, lifting, pulling, pushing, reaching, repetitive motions, standing, stooping, talking, walking.
Work performed in unheated and/or un-air-conditioned warehouse. Employee may be exposed to cold, heat, damp, or humid conditions. Will work around moving machinery, such as forklifts and pallet jacks. Will be exposed to exhaust fumes and paper dust. Noise level in work environment often loud.
High school diploma or equivalent education and related experience
Proficient math skills in unit of measurement and multiplication, division, addition, subtraction
One to two years previous warehouse experience in distribution environment desirable
Experience operating distribution warehouse material handling equipment (see below)
Experience working in an electronic/computer work environment
Equipment, Tools, Devices Used To Perform All Functions Of The Job
Electric and manual pallet jacks, order pickers, hand trucks, stand-up reaches, fork lifts, Taylor Dunns, computers (RDT and VDT), laser guns, slip sheeter, roll grabbers, truck/trailer lift gates, loading ramps, dock plates and other equipment as assigned.