The person in this position reports to a supervisor or to the lead person in a particular area of the warehouse, and is responsible for completing warehouse fulfillment or material handling tasks as assigned.
ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES
Move material and/or goods from one location to another as indicated by the MQR, or by other instructions.
Package material for shipment or for customer pickup as indicated by instructions.
Perform minor assembly or disassembly tasks to prepare material goods for shipping or for customer use.
Measure, cut, and package material as needed for shipment.
Construct pallets, boxes, and other shipping containers.
Keep records and update paperwork/computerized systems to indicate material or order status.
Performs other duties as assigned.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Knowledge of general material handling practices and safety procedures.
Ability to operator material handling equipment including forklifts, pallet jacks, banders, hoists, lifting equipment and hand tools
Skilled in material handling techniques
Ability to read and follow written and verbal instructions
Ability to locate stock on shelves using company locating systems
Ability to lift 50 pounds
Ability to maintain work orders
EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE
High School Diploma or equivalent
Forklift Certification preferred
Must have communication skills appropriate for the job
Ability to follow instructions
Must be able to work with minimal supervision
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to continuously stand, walk, use hands, reach with hands and arms, climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee is frequently required to communicate and listen to co-workers and is occasionally required to sit. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. In addition to the lifting the job requires various carrying, pushing/pulling, kneeling, crawling and squatting.
Continuous training in warehouse and safety procedures, and certification in the operation of heavy equipment as needed.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, moving mechanical parts variously, in hot, humid, dry, dusty, and cold conditions inside the building. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
FarmTek offers commercial greenhouses and accessories, garden supplies, tension fabric buildings, portable garages, barn curtain, livestock and poultry housing, heating and cooling products, electrical and plumbing supplies, building materials, agricultural supplies, and more to help you manage your farm, nursery, business or home. Serving the agriculture industry since 1979.
*Only those individuals that meet the qualifications of the position will be contacted.
APPLY FOR THIS JOB:
To apply, please download and fill out the corresponding forms.
APPLICATION PDF DISCLOSURE AGREEMENT PDF BACKGROUND CHECK / DRUG SCREENING PDF
Submit forms and a resume by mail, e-mail or fax to:
Attn: Human Resources FarmTek / Engineering Services & Products Co.
1440 Field of Dreams Way, Dyersville, IA 52040
E-Mail - HRdeptIOWA@farmtek.com
Fax - 563-875-2317
Engineering Services & Products Company is an equal opportunity employer.