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Distribution Associate

Distribution Associate

Brand/Group 
Distribution
Job Locations 
US-KY-LOUISVILLE
Job Function 
Supply Chain
Min. Exp.(Yrs) 
2
Type 
Full Time

More information about this job

Overview

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Wolverine World Wide, Inc. is one of the world's leading marketers of branded casual, active lifestyle, work, outdoor sport, athletic, children's and uniform footwear and apparel. Wolverine Worldwide’s foundation for success has always been people coupled with our relentless pursuit of innovative ideas and product – all with the mindset focused on growth. Wolverine's continued success is driven by our ability to stay true to our simple mission: we empower, engage and inspire our consumers – every step of the way.

 

GENERAL FUNCTION

 

The Distribution Associate will work under direct supervision and is responsible for the accurate storing, shipping, and receiving of product to meet company standards of safety, security, and productivity.

Responsibilities

PRIMARY DUTIES

  • Receives and unloads products from trailers, sorts product, and distributes to appropriate location within the Distribution Center
  • Stocks shelves / racking in storage or active locations
  • Picks products to fill customer orders
  • Packs, verifies, and loads finished product for shipping
  • Maintains the work area and equipment in a clean and orderly condition while following prescribed safety regulations
  • Works consistently to meet the goals of the organization
  • Cross-trains in other areas of the building and frequently lends support to other departments
  • Performs duties consistent with the Company’s AAP/EEO goals and policies
  • Performs other duties as required/assigned by Supervisor/Manager

Qualifications

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED

  • At least 18 years of age
  • High School Diploma or GED required
  • One year of Distribution Center experience preferred  
  • Must be capable of standing and walking for extended periods
  • Must be able to twist, stoop, squat, reach above shoulder level and crouch on a frequent basis.
  • Must be able to use proper techniques to lift up to 50 pounds
  • Must be able to use hands and feet simultaneously and for repetitive movements
  • Must be able to utilize RF scanner
  • Flexible schedule required; able to shift priorities easily to accommodate deadlines, business needs, and requirements
  • Ability to pay attention to details, follow directions, and contribute as a team player and effectively communicate

WORKING CONDITIONS

  • Due to the open environment of the warehouse, must be able to work in various weather and temperature conditions
  • May be required to work at elevated heights

Committed to a diverse workforce we are an Equal Opportunity Employee (Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled)