Warehouse Associate (Detroit)

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POST DATE 9/13/2016
END DATE 10/13/2016

Sears Livonia, MI

Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
Livonia, MI
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Job Type
High School Diploma or GED
AJE Ref #


The Warehouse Associate is responsible for maintaining the warehouse, and the shipping, receiving and maintenance of material inventories.Job Duties/Responsibilities: * Oversees warehouse and grounds, keeping them swept and maintained * Oversees all materials shipped, making sure only materials that are listed on purchase order are loaded * Assists materials being delivered, both loading and unloading * Assists installers/sub-contractors and service technicians on job materials, including unloading of material * Stocks materials in designated areas * Keeps warehouse/grounds neat, orderly and free from obstructions in compliance with Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) safety regulations * Stores and maintains all service equipment while not in use, such as ladders and brakes * Ensures that trash is dumped in designated areas and kept neat and orderly * Ensures that materials returned are clean, undamaged, logged on return order form and placed in designated areas * Receives vendor shipments by reconciling all paperwork with physical counts * Oversees temporary help and/or other warehouse workers * Arranges inventory properly in preparation for end-of-month physical inventory count * Assists office management during month-end inventory * Utilizes safety materials, such as safety belt, goggles, gloves and ladders, and practices good safety techniques * Operates and maintains forklift * Attends safety meetings as scheduled * Performs miscellaneous duties as assigned Required Skills: * Ability to work under pressure * Good organizational skills in office and warehouse * Ability to establish priorities * Ability to communicate effectively (both verbally and in writing) * Ability to be flexible * Ability to lift and carry up to 100 lbs. (anything over 75 lbs. should be lifted by two people) * Ability to frequently bed, stoop, kneel, stretch, twist, reach and climb * Ability to operate hand truck, dolly or pallet jack when lifting heavy or awkward material * Knowledge on how to lift and carry materials properlyEqual Opportunity Employer / Disability / Vet.