END DATE October 10, 2016

Warehouse Associate

Chickasaw Nation Industries - Altoona, PA

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Job Description

The Warehouse Associate assists in the timely packaging, shipping and distribution of materials based on the established processes and procedures of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). This position requires the ability to maintain a minimum of 99.9% accuracy.

Essential duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

Responsible for the integration of CNI Core Competencies into daily functions, including: commitment to integrity, knowledge/quality of work, supporting financial goals of the company, initiative/motivation, cooperation/relationships, problem analysis/discretion, accomplishing goals through organization, positive oral/written communication skills, leadership abilities, commitment to Affirmative Action, reliability/dependability, flexibility and ownership/accountability of actions taken.

Assembles cartons. Obtains and sorts product.

Performs pick and pack of customer orders. Applies protective material around product.

Inserts product into container. Weighs product and adjusts quantity.

Appropriately seals containers. Labels packages appropriately.

Sorts bundles or fills containers.

Inspects materials, products and containers at each step of packaging process.

Records information such as weight, time and date packaged.

Plans daily activities within the guidelines of company policy, job description and supervisor's instruction in such a way as to maximize personal output. Responsible for aiding in own self-development by being available and receptive to all training made available by the company.

Responsible for keeping own immediate work area in a neat and orderly condition to ensure safety of self and co-workers. Will report any unsafe conditions and/or practices to the appropriate supervisor and human resources. Will immediately correct any unsafe conditions to the best of own ability.

High school diploma or general education degree (GED).

Knowledge and understanding of warehousing operations with ability to follow established processes and procedures
Ability to maintain a minimum of 99.9% accuracy
Good organization and time-management skills with ability to be reliable in attendance / punctuality
Ability to practice and promote required safety standards

Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.

Ability to add and subtract two digit numbers and to multiply and divide with 10's and 100's. Ability to perform these operations using units of American money and weight measurement, volume, and distance.

Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions. Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.

Regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear
Frequently is required to stand; walk; and stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl
Occasionally required to sit and climb or balance
Regularly lift and/or move up to twenty-five pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to fifty pounds
Works near moving mechanical parts

Ability to see close (20 inches or less), distance (20 feet or more), color (identify and distinguish), peripheral (up/down and left/right with eyes fixed on given point), depth (distances and spatial relationships) and adjust Focus (adjust the eye to bring an object into sharp focus).

Moderate Noise (warehouse environment)