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Warehouse Team Member

Date: May 8, 2019

Location: Florence, KY, US, 41042

Company: Kroger

Company Name: Kroger Logistics
Position Type: Employee
FLSA Status: Non-exempt

 

 

Position Summary:

Use power lift equipment to assist in the efficient flow of merchandise in and out of the distribution center. This includes receiving product into the warehouse, filling store orders in an accurate and safe manner while operating industrial equipment, loading outbound product onto trailers while monitoring and ensuring product accuracy and quality. Demonstrate the company’s core values of respect, honesty, integrity, diversity, inclusion and safety.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Work as a team member to assist in all distribution center (DC) functionality
  • Operate industrial equipment in a safe and efficient manner
  • Verify and keep records on incoming shipments and route to processing areas
  • Select orders according to preferred methods
  • Follow voice commands and/or read order to ascertain correct case number and quantity of merchandise is selected
  • Obtain merchandise from bins/shelves/pick slots
  • Build pallets and sort merchandise
  • Wrap completed store orders and submit to shipping
  • Load shipments onto trucks in a safe and efficient manner
  • Complete outbound product paperwork
  • Use power lift equipment to move incoming merchandise from the receiving area to the proper location in the warehouse
  • Separate and move pallets as needed
  • Replenish order selection locations
  • Maintain ability to work weekends, nights, overtime and holidays on a regular basis
  • Must be able to perform the essential functions of this position with or without reasonable accommodation

Minimum Position Qualifications: 

  • Must be at least age 18
  • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, as well as write short correspondence and memos
  • Strong written & oral communication skills
  • Ability to walk, stand, bend, push/pull for a minimum of 8 hours with a sense of urgency
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds frequently
  • Must be able to work in ambient or refrigerated environment for long periods of time
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions
  • Ability to work through problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations
  • Must be accurate and detailed oriented
  • Ability to work within set time frames and fixed deadlines
  • Ability to operate or ability to learn to operate the following special equipment, machinery, and/or special tools: hand truck, hand and power pallet jack, power lift equipment (Company will train)

Desired Previous Job Experience/Education:

  • Familiarity with distribution center terms and processes
  • High school education or general education degree (GED)
  • Six months distribution center experience
  • Six months order filler experience

 

Education Level: High School Diploma/GED Desired
Required Certifications/Licenses: None
Position Type: Full-Time 
Shift(s): Day

Regions: Midwest


 

Jobs at Kroger Logistics: Kroger Logistics is a best-in-class supply chain team that services our more than 2,500 grocery and convenience stores that stretch coast-to-coast across the U.S., including Alaska. We are comprised of more than 30 distribution centers, regional freight centers, transportation and office locations. In Kroger Logistics, we offer career opportunities in Safety, Professional Driving, Warehouse Operations, International Logistics, Engineering, Supply Chain and Human Resources. If you are looking for an ever-changing, fast-paced environment focused on supporting our Customer 1st Strategy, we welcome your online application.

 

Company Overview
Kroger Family of Companies employs nearly half a million associates who serve customers in 2,782 retail food stores under a variety of local banner names in 35 states.  Our Family of Companies also operates 2,268 pharmacies, 274 fine jewelry stores, 1,489 supermarket fuel centers and 38 food production plants in the United States.  Kroger is dedicated to our Purpose: to Feed the Human Spirit™ by serving America through food inspiration and uplift and creating #ZeroHungerZeroWaste communities by 2025.  Careers with The Kroger Co. and our family of companies offer competitive wages, flexible schedules, benefits and room for advancement.

 Posting Notes:  KY || Florence || 251 East Mt Zion Road || 41042 || Kroger Logistics || None || Logistics/Supply Chain || Employee || Non-Exempt || Full-Time || None 


Nearest Major Market: Cincinnati

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