1st Shift Warehouse Package Handler

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

Job Description

We are seeking a 1st Shift Warehouse Package Handler to join our team at Aldi. As a 1st Shift Warehouse Package Handler, you will play a key role in efficiently receiving, relocating, organizing, and loading merchandise in preparation for shipment. In addition, you will be responsible for maintaining warehouse appearance standards and safety requirements, participating in inventory counts, and collaborating effectively with peers, suppliers, and warehouse leadership to improve processes.

Responsibilities

  • Select and receive incoming stock efficiently to fulfill orders received from stores.
  • Relocate merchandise throughout the warehouse according to product handling guidelines.
  • Sort, organize, and load merchandise strategically for shipment and prepare for unloading incoming shipments.
  • Perform general cleaning duties to maintain warehouse appearance standards and safety requirements.
  • Participate in taking warehouse inventory counts according to guidelines.
  • Cooperate and interact effectively with peers, suppliers, and warehouse leadership through ongoing communication and exchange of information.
  • Provide input to warehouse management regarding changes to improve processes.
  • Inspect products and consult with warehouse management regarding product quality, safety concerns, and sanitation issues.
  • Act and decide independently within the delegated area of responsibility.
  • Assist warehouse management in achieving budgeted goals.
  • Perform all assigned tasks accurately, efficiently, and within company policies and procedures.
  • Follow the ergonomic program according to established procedures.
  • Operate equipment according to safety guidelines in performance of essential job functions.

Job Qualifications

  • You must be 18 years of age or older to be employed for this role at Aldi.
  • Ability to interpret and apply company policies and procedures.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Skills to perform basic arithmetic equations such as addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division.
  • Attention to detail and ability to follow instructions.
  • Ability to work both independently and within a team environment.

Education and Experience

High School Diploma or equivalent preferred.

Physical Requirements

  • Frequently required to lift and place product weighing up to 45 pounds on pallets at various heights.
  • Frequently move merchandise from warehouse stock and prepare product for store deliveries.
  • Frequently required to sit, stand, bend, reach, grip, push, pull, lift, carry, and walk throughout the warehouse.
  • Continuously work in varying temperatures, hot and cold (including outdoor temperatures and refrigerator/freezer environments).
  • Ability to safely and properly operate powered industrial equipment.

Benefits

  • 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