Warehouse Associate

Fairbanks, AK, USA Req #1049
Monday, July 26, 2021

American Relocation Services, a division of Odyssey International Services, Inc., is looking for a Warehouse Associate at our Fairbanks, AK location. This position is responsible for loading, unloading, and processing of all shipments, maintain packing supplies and crate supply inventory, maintain warehouse locator system, and ensure the warehouse and yard remain clean and organized. 

 

We are seeking a Warehouse Associate for our Fairbanks, AK location! 

Work Schedule:

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

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

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

Qualifications:

  • HS Diploma or equivalent combination of experience and education.
  • Minimum of 1 year of warehouse experience.
  • Knowledge of transportation and/or household goods industry helpful.
  • Forklift experience required.
  • 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 pre-employment physical assessment test (PAT) or functional capacity exam (FCE), drug screen, and background check.

Certificates, Licenses:

  • Forklift certification a plus, but not required.

Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to:

  • 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.

Work Environment and Environmental Conditions:

  • The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those and employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.
  • Time sensitive delivery requirements
  • Low to moderate noise levels
  • Customer service demands
  • Extreme weather conditions (i.e.: snow, ice, rain and dust)

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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
  • Min Hiring Rate $16.00
  • Max Hiring Rate $18.00
  • Fairbanks, AK, USA