Kuehne + Nagel General Warehouse - req41812 in Chicago, Illinois

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General Warehouse

Chicago, IL USA

Job description

The Warehouse Associate is responsible for moving materials within the warehouse and the loading / unloading of materials onto or from vehicles utilizing a forklift, reach truck, order picker or other heavy material handling equipment. The Warehouse Associate is responsible for receiving, storing, picking, packing, verification, shipping / manifesting and other various duties as assigned to ensure the full and efficient operations of the cross dock.

Your tasks and responsibilities

*Use material handling (MH) equipment to unload incoming materials from trailers. *Verify and receive materials into inventory. *Marks and inventories packages for storage or transit.*May also include palletizing and shrink-wrap.*Duties may include receiving, checking and storing*May be required to stack pallets and repeatedly lift up to 50 pounds.*Use MH Equipment to move and store materials within the warehouse.*Use MH Equipment to pick, verify and pack orders according to standard practice.*Use MH Equipment or other designated means to load goods into trailers or other designated transport vehicles for distribution.*Works from pick sheet to pull product or supplies. *Check orders against pull sheets. *"Dangerous Goods": when receiving dangerous goods, the necessary procedures must be followed and these shipments must be stored in the designated section of the warehouse.*If/when applicable, 'bonded' cargo must be processed and handled accordingly, based on existing guidelines for this type of shipment.*Maintain warehouse clean and free of debris at all times.*Adhere to local, State, and Federal regulations inclusive, but not limited, to OSHA, DOT, EPA and other government agencies. Certification required handling any hazardous material(s).*May be required to lift up to 50 pounds.*Other special warehouse projects and functions / duties as required within the Houston warehouse operations to maintain Kuehne + Nagel's customer service (Internal / External)*Overtime and Weekends as needed

Your skills and experience

* Ideal candidates will have prior experience in warehouse or manufacturing environment* Proven basic math skills at the high school level* Ability to establish priorities and accomplish multiple tasks with minimal supervision

Good reasons to join

We offer competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits package, employee discounts, tuition reimbursement, excellent training programs and a highly dynamic global work environment.


Kuehne + Nagel Inc - New York - Head Office 10 Exchange PlaceJersey City, NJ 07302-3920

About Kuehne + Nagel

With over 79,000 employees at some 1,300 locations in over 100 countries, the Kuehne + Nagel Group is one of the world's leading logistics companies. Its strong market position lies in the seafreight, airfreight, contract logistics and overland businesses, with a clear focus on providing IT-based integrated logistics solutions. Further information can be found at www.kuehne-nagel.com