Warehouse Operator

  • Nestlé USA
  • 3900 Freedom Road, Appleton, WI, United States
  • Dec 05, 2017
Full time Warehouse

Job Description

Nestlé USA is hiring a Warehouse Operator for our Appleton, WI location.

The Warehouse Operator position’s primary function is to maximize the selection and loading process of Nestlé products by ensuring accurate orders, meeting set target rates per hour, and ensuring product integrity and quality standards are maintained throughout the loading process. The role is also responsible for using various inventory and tracking systems, as well as recognizing waste and adjusting execution accordingly.

In addition to our competitive wages, you will also receive great health care benefits, savings benefits such as 401(k), uniform, and much more.

A typical day for a Warehouse Operator includes:

  • Safely operate a powered industrial truck (forklift) during work stream processes of order selecting and loading. Complete and maintain internal forklift certification process.
  • Ability to utilize the Voice Activated Picking system. Accurately and efficiently load finished product onto delivery trucks while also maintaining accurate quality inspection forms.
  • Prepare all required documentation to maintain the highest quality finished product for our customers
  • Maintain performance expectations with respect to key performance metrics and identify opportunities to improve distribution center operations
  • Learn inventory and tracking systems, including IMREX (Wave Control, Replenishment, Stock Moves, Inventory adjustments) and SAP (Dock & Yard, Transportation Planning, D-note creation, etc.).
  • Communicate directly with co-workers on issues, openly share ideas with others, encourage performance in others, give feedback when needed, and train new employees when applicable. Effective communication with operations and sales teams to maintain product flow and prevent distribution disruptions.

This can be a physical job. On a given day you may need to be able to climb, push/pull, bend, stoop, and kneel for extended periods of time. You will need to be comfortable with frequently lifting up to 20 pounds. On occasion, lifting of 40-50 pounds may be required.

HOW TO APPLY: While we welcome your interest in our position on Hire a Veteran, in order to be considered an applicant and/or candidate for this position, you MUST fill out an official application on our website.

This description should not be construed to contain every responsibility that an incumbent in this job may be required to perform. Incumbents are required to perform other related functions assigned.

 

The Nestlé Companies are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in qualified candidates for employment:  Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran.