August 24, 2016
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Warehouse Agent (MKE-132408)

Panalpina, Inc. - Milwaukee, WI

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  • Company
    Panalpina, Inc. Panalpina, Inc.
  • Location
    Milwaukee, WI
  • Job Type
  • Job Classification
    Full Time
  • Experience
    Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
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Job Description


* Acknowledge receipt/delivery of freight by signing the relevant documents and stating any irregularities, if applicable
* Issue warehouse receipt and distribute along with other documents to the operational departments
* Assign location of freight, based on its nature
* Keep record of shipments by entering data in the application (if available)
* Take weight and measurements upon receipt of freight
* Load/unload consignments and compare freight with documents to avoid any discrepancies
* Assure accurate labeling of freight by double-checking that marks on freight and warehouse receipt number correspond to the transport document
* Operate all equipment by keeping the safety of the personnel and freight in mind
* Report hazardous cargo and any irregularities (damages, pilferage, 'short' conditions) immediately to supervisor
* File, store and keep record of whereabouts of the operational files
* Keep warehouse neat, clean and organized
* Advise supervisor immediately of any equipment failure
* Advise supervisor of need to re-order supplies in due time
* Assure that complete documentation accompanies freight leaving the dock and that documents for freight received are handed over to the corresponding department
* Assure proper storage and handling of freight, including, but not limited to, making sure that pallets are stable and in good condition


* Team player
* Proficient in Panalpina warehouse applications (if available)
* Certified forklift operator
* Available and willing to work overtime, on weekends and holidays, with or without advanced notice
* Lifting up to 25 lbs


* Good judgment skills and ability to make decisions


* English


* Warehouse environment


If you wish learn more about this opportunity, please contact: Human Resources

Panalpina is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer