Metals USA Plates & Shapes, Inc -- Gregor Technologies -- Torrington, CT
Position Title: Warehouse Worker
Job Status: Full Time
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Work Schedule: 1st Shift
Metals USA - Plates & Shapes, Inc. -- Gregor Technologies Division specializes in contract manufacturing for various commercial, defense and scientific OEMs.
The Warehouse Worker under limited supervision performs an array of functions that may include receiving and processing incoming material, picking and filling orders from inventory and managing, organizing and retrieving inventory in the warehouse.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable Accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Receives, places/returns items into stock inventory locations.
Organizes and maintains materials by designated storage areas; adjusting storage according to production and shipping requirements.
Tags materials for proper identification.
Prepares finished goods to ensure that they are tagged and properly prepared for shipping.
Prepares shipping documents associated with each order including bill of lading and shipping labels.
Verifies that all shipments are accurate and not damaged prior to departure from the facility.
Operates forklift (5k or 10k) to load/unload trailers
Secures loaded material into truck.
Forwards shipping and receiving documentation in a neat and orderly manner.
Assures all machine operation centers are timely loaded with material for production.
Regular and predictable attendance is required to perform the duties of a warehouse worker.
Adheres to Reliance Steel and Aluminum's Code of Conduct as well as customer confidentiality requirements.
Complies with company and OSHA safety policies and safe work practices.
Performs other duties as related or assigned
Valid OSHA Forklift Certification
Occupation requires physical activity more than 66% of the time (>5.5 hours per day)
Stand, walk, sit, handling/fingering, reach outward, reach above shoulder, climb, squat or kneel or bend
Lift, carry, push and/or pull 51 -- 100 lbs. with assistance
Other Physical Requirements:
Must wear the proper personal protective equipment (PPE)
Hard hats with chin strap; chin strap must be worn at all times while on elevated surfaces
Hearing protection if required by the hearing conservation program
May be exposed to some of the following working conditions.
Environmental temperature changes hot & cold
Working inside and outside of an industrial warehouse
Moderate to loud noise levels
Oils, dust, fumes and metallic particles
Day and night shifts
High School Graduate or equivalent
Basic arithmetic skills to calculate and convert decimals and fractions
Basic reading and writing comprehension in English (to read instructions, tickets, safety and policies manuals)
Proficient measuring skills and the ability to read measuring tapes, micrometers and calipers
Ability to stand for long periods of time
Ability to read and interpret documents furnished
Experience in an industrial/manufacturing environment preferred
Experience working with Heavy Equipment preferred
Forklift experience required
Functional Computer Literacy to include Microsoft Products
Knowledge of creating FedEx and UPS shipping labels a plus
Detail Oriented with ability to inspect material for quality
We offer a competitive starting salary and benefits package
EOE/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/D/V
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled