1st Shift Full-Time Warehouse Associate

  • Aldi
  • Mankato, MN
  • time-alarm-solid 2024-02-03T00:00:00Z

Job Description

At Aldi, we are seeking a 1st Shift Full-Time Warehouse Associate to join our team. As a Warehouse Associate, you will be responsible for efficiently handling stock, organizing merchandise, and ensuring the proper preparation and loading of shipments for delivery.


  • Select and receive incoming stock efficiently to fulfill orders from stores.
  • Relocate merchandise throughout the warehouse following product handling guidelines.
  • Sort, organize, and load merchandise strategically for shipment and unload incoming shipments from trucks.
  • Participate in warehouse inventory counts according to guidelines.
  • Maintain warehouse appearance standards and safety requirements through general cleaning duties.
  • Cooperate and interact effectively with peers, suppliers, and warehouse leadership.
  • Give input to warehouse management regarding process improvements.
  • Inspect products and consult with warehouse management regarding quality, safety concerns, and sanitation issues.
  • Assist warehouse management in achieving budgeted goals.
  • Perform all assigned tasks accurately, efficiently, and within company policy procedures.
  • Follow ergonomic program and equipment operating safety guidelines.
  • Notify management regarding product quality, safety concerns, and sanitation issues.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Job Qualifications

  • Must be 18 years of age or older to be employed for this role at Aldi.
  • Demonstrate concern for quality, product integrity, and safety of one’s own and others' work and impact on the stores.
  • Commit to and support a collaborative working environment with peers and supervisors.
  • Adapt positively to pressure, setbacks, challenges, and change to achieve and sustain peak effectiveness.
  • Deliver excellent performance by seizing opportunities, proactively taking actions, and persistently overcoming obstacles to improve results.
  • Make decisions, stay organized, and maintain compliance with ALDI standards to support overall productivity and speed in the warehouse.
  • Ability to interpret and apply company policies and procedures.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Perform basic arithmetic equations such as addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division.
  • Attention to detail and ability to follow instructions.
  • Ability to work independently and within a team environment.
  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred.

Physical Requirements

  • Frequently lift and place product weighing up to 45 pounds on pallets at various heights.
  • Move merchandise from warehouse stock and prepare products for store deliveries.
  • Sit, stand, bend, reach, grip, push, pull, lift, carry, and walk throughout the warehouse.
  • Work in varying temperatures, hot and cold, including outdoor temperatures and refrigerator/freezer environments.
  • Safely and properly operate powered industrial equipment.


  • 401(k) Plan
  • Company 401(k) Matching Contributions
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • PerkSpot National Discount Program
  • Medical, Prescription, Dental & Vision Insurance
  • Generous Vacation Time & 7 Paid Holidays
  • Up to 6 Weeks Paid Parental Leave at 100% of pay
  • Up to 2 Weeks Paid Caregiver Leave at 100% of pay
  • Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Life, Dependent Life and AD&D Insurance
  • Voluntary Term Life Insurance