Warehouse Associate

  • Astro Lighting
  • Wharton, NJ, USA
  • Nov 22, 2021
Full time Warehouse

Job Description

Overview

Reporting directly to the Warehouse Supervisor the Warehouse Associate will have the responsibility of executing the day to day warehouse tasks which includes but not limited to receiving, shipping, stock management, returns, cleaning and organizing.

Candidate Profile

Based in a commutable area, the candidate must be a goal driven, resourceful, self-starter, having excellent communication, organization, and follow-up skills with the ability to work independently and in conjunction other Astro team members, customer, vendors and service or freight companies.  The role requires a dedicated, ethical, and resourceful professional with an entrepreneurial passion for accuracy and the ability to quickly recognize and eliminate unsafe situations.  Further, a neat and clean warehouse environment must be maintained so this individual should have these attributes as well.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Picking customer orders shipping on-time, in-full maintaining accuracy and adhering to service levels
  • Packing customer orders adhering to service levels and processes
  • Handling receipts and returns with accurate processing and put away
  • Report any unsafe environmental issues to the supervisor or management
  • Maintain a clean environment embracing 5S principles
  • Ensure accurate inventory in the proper locations
  • Keep all forklift certifications, OSHA training any other certifications or training up to date
  • Do any preventive maintenance required
  • Always maintain adequate level of warehouse consumables
  • Assist the Warehouse Supervisor and/or the GM in other activities from time to time

  Requirements

  • Excellent English written, verbal and communication skills
  • 1-2 years of warehouse experience using a fork truck, Raymond Swing Reach Preferred
  • Demonstrated attention to detail, organizational ability, and follow-up skills
  • Ability to work effectively with minimal supervision
  • Microsoft Office Experience (Outlook, Excel and Word)
  • Ability to present self and Astro in a professional manner
  • Physical ability to lift 40 pounds
  • Ability to safely operate a reach fork truck where the operator may be 26’ high from time to time
  • Occasional travel both domestic and international
  • Ability to work in the USA
  • Valid driver’s license and valid passport