Warehouse Associate

Kent, WA, USA Req #1189
Monday, July 26, 2021

Odyssey International Services, Inc. represents the best in Customs Brokerage, International Freight Forwarding, NVOCC, and IAC services.  We offer a full suite of fully integrated services focused entirely upon providing customized and consultative services to our clients, streamlining the shipping experience and reducing the costs of our clients’ supply chain.

Summary

The Warehouse Associate’s primary responsibility is to load, unload, and processing of all shipments and ensure the warehouse and yard remain clean and organized. Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

 

Work Schedule:

  • Start times may vary Monday through Friday based on customer’s needs
  • Schedules are set by Warehouse Leadership team
  • Weekend work and/or overtime may be required

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Load and unload freight
  • Process and document all shipments
  • Ensure yard and warehouse remain clean and organized
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications:

  • HS Diploma or equivalent combination of experience and education.
  • Warehouse experience preferred.
  • Forklift certification a plus, but not required.
  • Must be able to satisfy physical demands (see below).
  • Must be reliable and flexible with schedule.
  • Willing and able to work with all personality types, with a professional, helpful manner.
  • Ability and desire to perform well in a fast-paced, fluid environment where tasks change quickly.
  • Must be able to pass drug screen, and background check.

 

Certificates, Licenses:

  • Forklift certification a plus, but not required.

 

Physical Demands:

  • Stand, walk, sit, reach with hands and arms, and talk and hear.
  • Lift and/or move a minimum of 75 lbs.
  • Carry a minimum of 75 lbs. to location designated by the customer.
  • Ability to operate a forklift.
  • Move with the aid of a pallet jack, loads in excess of (2500) pounds to the locations designated by the customer.
  • Move with the aid of a hand truck, loads with boxes stacked 10-15 high, weighing in excess of (100) pounds to locations designated by the customer at the delivery location.
  • Work in extreme weather conditions, with temperature variances from + 90 degrees Fahrenheit to – 50 degrees Fahrenheit throughout the course of a season.
Odyssey is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against qualified applicants with regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, genetics or veteran status. In addition to federal law requirements Odyssey complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.  This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment. We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package. No relocation allowance will be considered unless specifically addressed. All applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States.

Other details

  • Job Family Operations
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Travel Required No
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  • Kent, WA, USA