Material Handler (Warehouse Associate)

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Company Name Ocean State Job Lot (view profile)
Location North Kingstown
Date Posted March 25, 2020
Job Type Full-time



Physically sort and distribute cases of merchandise onto store pallets in accordance with Standard Operating Procedures, achieving established productivity, safety, and quality standards.  Sort product into cartons; re-pack, re-ticket and re-work assorted product as directed.  Break down pallets coming from stores and organize into specific storage areas for further re-work.  Process defectives, returns, and recyclables as required.


  • Perform all Recovery, Shipping, and Special Projects functions in an accurate, productive, and safe manner.
  • Assign and remove pallets in and out of split lines, using RF scanning device.
  • Operate manual and electric pallet jacks, walkie-40.
  • Distinguish different kinds of merchandise - verify case-pack and description.
  • Build shippable pallets and operate wrapping machine.
  • Housekeeping - Maintain neat, orderly and clean work area (clean as you go policy).
  • Follow Standard Operating Procedures and Policies.
  • Inspect and Sign-out equipment on a daily basis.
  • Comply with all OSHA standards.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Ability to operate a Walk-behind pallet jack - single 40.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Ability to use RF scanner.
  • Ability to lift up to a minimum of 50 pounds
  • Good math skills.
  • Satisfactory completion of training program.
  • Be able to complete position-specific Powered Industrial Equipment Training and pass licensing test.
  • Ability to pass Area Proficiency test is required.
  • Operate wrapping machine safely and efficiently.
  • Ability to read and verify English descriptions and case-packs.
  • Ability to stand, bend, squat and repetitive lifting for extended periods of time.

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