The Shipping and Receiving associate is responsible for warehouse functions including, but not limited to shipping/receiving, product handling and storage, order picking, and packing. This position requires strong attention to detail and ability to multitask in a warehouse environment.

**THIS IS A SECOND SHIFT POSITION** Hours are 4:30pm – 3:00am

A little bit about us: THEM is a rapidly growing, family-owned company with two locations in South Jersey. We collaborate with some of the biggest consumer packaged goods companies offering flexible packaging alternatives that continue to create breakthrough solutions in the packaging industry.

Our employees are our #1 asset and we are committed to investing in our people, maintaining the highest safety standards and creating a culture and dynamic work environment where motivation and teamwork are keys to the continued success of the company. Our benefits package reflects the company’s commitment to its employees offering:

  • competitive compensation
  • employee raises based on performance
  • quarterly bonuses based on company performance
  • outstanding 401K with company contributions
  • medical, dental, vision, prescription drug plan, FSA
  • paid vacation
  • paid holidays
  • non-union environment

We care about our employees and the world we all share. With heightened consumer awareness in the importance of “green” packaging and lowering the impact of packaging production and use on the environment, T.H.E.M. encourages sustainability in packaging production through:

  • Ongoing efforts to achieve significant source reduction
  • Recognizing supply chain impact on space utilization, storage, transportation and distribution
  • Assuring consumer ability to recycle most, if not all, packaging components

Come join us and be a part of our family tradition of expertise, creativity, and drive to produce great packaging.

Information about the position:

The Shipping and Receiving associate is responsible for warehouse functions including, but not limited to shipping/receiving, product handling and storage, order picking, and packing. This position requires strong attention to detail and ability to multitask in a warehouse environment.

PRINCIPLE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

§ Inspects incoming shipments for damages or defects; records discrepancies or damages and notifies supervisor.

§ Receives and unloads incoming materials and compares information on packing slip with purchase order to verify accuracy of shipment; may process return shipments from customers.

§ Put all materials and components away in the proper storage location and consolidate materials.

§ Prepares bills of lading; checks items to be shipped against work orders to ascertain that quantities, destination, and routing are correct and prepares carton labeling and shipping documentation.

§ Sorts, counts, packages, labels, insures, unpacks, and/or logs inventory which is shipped or received and completes associated paperwork.

§ Perform cycle counts and be proactive with inventory reconciliation and FIFO (First in/First Out) usage of materials and Investigate inventory discrepancies as they arise.

§ Fill open orders – Pick, pull, wrap, and prepare for customer pick-up or shipping.

§ Clean and organize the warehouse by sweeping floors, removing broken skids and/or pieces of wood, ensure aisles and traffic ways are clear.

§ Responsible for ensuring food safety procedures are properly maintained in the warehouse.

§ Delivers items to requisitioning departments and obtains authorized signatures for accepted items.

§ May operate dolly, pallet jack, and/or forklift in loading and unloading supplies and equipment; may operate shrink-wrap machine.

§ Follows established departmental policies, procedures, and objectives, continuous quality improvement objectives, and safety (OSHA), environmental, and maintain a clean and orderly work area.

§ Ensures shipping, receiving, storage and distribution are performed in an efficient manner. Takes precautions to protect warehouse contents against loss.

§ Confer with company managers/supervisors, regarding the coordination of all warehouse activities.

§ Must be able to follow directions (verbal) and work with minimal supervision.

§ Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.

SPECIFIC KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, LICENSES, CERTIFICATIONS

§ Requires a high school diploma/GED.

§ Proficient in MS Word, Excel, Outlook

§ Forklift certified.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Punctual – must have own transportation.
  • Must be a highly motivated, self-starter able to work independently as well as in a team environment.
  • Professional appearance
  • Ability to define problems and resolve them quickly.
  • Excellent trouble shooting and diagnostic skills.
  • Ability to work well with ever changing priorities and/or situations.
  • Must be able to speak, read and write English.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND ENVIRONMENT

The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

Physical Demands: Employee is required to be able to lift to 75 lbs. and work in both a seated and standing position.

Work Environment: This position requires one to work both in an office environment and warehouse. There is a moderate level of noise.

Must be able to twist/turn, reach over shoulders and stand/walk on a continual basis.

GENERAL INFORMATION

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this position. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, and skills required of personnel so classified.

The incumbent must be able to work in a fast-paced environment with demonstrated ability to juggle and prioritize multiple, competing tasks and demands and to seek supervisory assistance as appropriate.

Job Type: Full-time

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:
8 hour shift
Monday to Friday
Overtime

Supplemental Pay: Bonus pay
Work Location: One location
Work Remotely: No