Warehouse Assistant

Kidwell Lincoln , NE 68501

Posted 2 months ago

Kidwell is seeking highly-motivated individuals who possess the qualities of positivity, honesty, and attention to detail to fill the role of Warehouse Assistant. Candidates need great organizational skills and must be quality communicators. We want any employee or vendor that steps into our warehouse to see a highly organized facility.

Our Warehouse Assistant will be responsible for working with the Warehouse Team to effectively manage materials, tools, and machinery that enter and exit the warehouse. In addition, this position will work closely with the purchasing manager and other warehouse staff to make sure all material is received, processed, and delivered to the appropriate employee or job site.

What You'll Do:

Must be able to perform the following tasks and duties on a daily basis:

  • Coordinate with Warehouse Supervisor, Purchasing Manager, and Kidwell field employees to ensure timely material deliveries to job sites and other departments.

  • Assist in the continued organization and improvement of the company warehouse.

  • Assist with efficient inventory control such as maintaining accurate records in Spectrum as material is received or delivered to job site, participate in physical end of year inventory cycle, making recommendations to Purchasing Manager when identifying areas for efficiency.

  • Assist with shipping and receiving operations including material verification with purchase order (PO), checking for damaged goods, routing and preparing materials for delivery to job site, coordination with vendors for appropriate drop-off time and location.

  • Serve as secondary resource in the absence of Purchasing Manager, and/or, assist with Purchasing projects as assigned, such as cost analysis, forecasting and vendor management.

  • Assist with cleaning and janitorial duties throughout Kidwell warehouse and office buildings.

  • Vehicle and building maintenance including, but not limited to minor repairs and other duties as assigned

Do you have what it takes?

  • Must be able to work between the hours of 6am and 4pm

  • Must be able to lift 50+ lbs

  • Working experience of vendor management software (i.e. Spectrum, Asset Panda, etc.)

  • Ability to gather and analyze data to make solid decisions based on logic and reason

  • Attention to detail (i.e. checking for correct quantity/delivery address/pricing)

  • Must be able to pass a criminal background check

  • Must have a valid driver's license

  • Class A CDL preferred but not required

Education and/or Experience:

  • Associates or Bachelor's Degree in Supply Chain Management, Business Administration, or other similar major preferred; and/or 2+ years relevant work experience in warehouse environment/logistics management

  • Previous experience operating a pallet jack required

  • Previous experience operating a forklift preferred

Computer Skills:

Individual must have experience in using all Microsoft Office programs

Kidwell Core Values

At Kidwell, our core values make us who we are and show in everything we do; Led by passion, we believe our everyday jobs contribute to something bigger than ourselves. We pride ourselves in our creativity, but also in the effective solutions we create that bring value to our customers. Our employees act like owners, who take initiatives to lead and are treated like family. We are relentless and see work ethic and accountability as the baseline in the pursuit of excellence.

Accessibility: If you need an accommodation as part of the employment process please contact Human Resources

Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and veterans.

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