Warehouse Associate (Detroit, MI)

  • Job Tracking ID: 512565-755280
  • Job Location: Detroit, MI
  • Job Level: Entry Level (less than 2 years)
  • Level of Education: High School/GED
  • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
  • Date Updated: January 19, 2021
  • Years of Experience: Less Than 1 Year
  • Starting Date: March 1, 2021
  • FLSA: Yes
  • Travel Availability: 0

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Job Description:

Position Description:

Under the direction and supervision of the Warehouse Supervisor, the Warehouse Associate is responsible for all aspects of warehousing and distribution and all related activities for an assigned base of accounts.

Responsibilities/Essential Functions:

  • Follow instructions given by supervisors and/or managers.
  • Receive freight (unload freight check for damage and sign and date truck pro).
  • Log freight (document weight and dimensions).
  • Freight Placement (freight is labeled and moved to appropriate area).
  • Unload, label, and make inventory the various customer containers and/or freight.
  • Eliminate product overflow by putting freight away by using WMS.
  • Prepares orders for shipment by following instructions to stencil, label, wrap, unpack, repack, record serial numbers, etc.
  • Notify supervisor of any damage or irregularities immediately.
  • May perform other department members duties during breaks, lunch, or as designated by supervisor.
  • Handles product safely and carefully.
  • Performs general housekeeping duties including sweeping, breaking down cartons, and throwing out trash.
  • Attends work regularly and consistently.
  • Comply with all the rules and regulations as set forth by Customers, Nissin, OSHA, CTPAT and TSA.
  • Responsible for completing all essential job functions by end of shift.
  • Responsible for maintaining a clean and safe warehouse environment.
  • Performs other duties as assigned by management.

Experience and Skills:

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Min. high school diploma required.
  • 1-2 years of experience in warehouse or related industry.
  • Accurate data entry skills, some WMS experience is a plus.
  • Ability to pay attention to details.
  • Possess excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Must possess current forklift certification.
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs unassisted.
  • Must be able to work in a rapidly changing environment.
  • Must be able to work in a warehouse environment which may be subject to noise, heat, cold, chemical odors, dust, and other similar conditions.

Job Benefits:

Nissin Benefits

Nissin offers a robust benefits package for our employees.  It includes health, dental, life and AD&D, short term and long term disability, along with 2 types of voluntary vision plans, additional voluntary life and AD&D, FSA (medical and dependent care), 401k, vacation, sick days and pet insurance.