Warehouse Associate Forklift Operator

Job Description Warehouse Associate (Shipping and Receiving/Inventory) This locally owned thriving business is looking for a highly organized and energetic person to join the team as a Warehouse Associate. We are looking for a fast learner, who thinks it’s fun to work in a friendly, fast-paced small business, and takes pride in their work. We need someone that is not afraid to handle multiple tasks and interact directly with customers. We need a proactive, positive problem-solver to make our team even better and more productive. Do you enjoy helping others and like to be busy so your day flies by? Do you enjoy working as part of a team and doing your part to get things done? Do you think helping customers and fulfilling commitments is important? If you answered yes to these questions, then we would like to talk to you. You will be working under the supervision of the Warehouse Manager and performing a variety of warehouse related tasks. This will include the loading and unloading of vehicles, handling of materials within the warehouse and to/from the loading area, verifying materials shipped and maintaining warehouse and showroom cleanliness. This person should be a self-starter, personally well organized, and willing to go the extra mil to ensure success in every project they’re involved with. Other responsibilities for the position will include: . Oversee all warehouse functions to assure accuracy and timeliness · Checking deliveries to make sure they are in good shape and as noted on manifest · Recording deliveries and maintaining inventory with computer system · Pulling merchandise from warehouse or showroom floor and preparing for delivery · Updating inventory records · Operating forklift to move merchandise · Maintaining warehouse and showroom order and cleanliness · Working with Manager to ensure all policies and guidelines are being followed · Observing all safety and security procedures · Other duties as assigned by Sales Manager Job Requirements Our ideal candidate for the Warehouse Associate position will have experience working in a warehouse environment and possess a working knowledge of warehouse procedures. In addition, we are looking for our Warehouse Associate to have a high school diploma or equivalent as well as at least 1 – 3 year of warehouse and/or forklift experience. The equivalent combination of education and experience is also acceptable. Other preferred requirements for the Warehouse Associate include: · Ability to operate forklift equipment · Knowledge of computerized inventory control systems · Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including the ability to understand and communicate numerical data · Ability to calculate simple figures and amounts · Ability to push, pull and lift materials up to 70 lbs · Proven strength following through on commitments · Ability to lead, develop and motivate others · Professionalism, to include dependability, accountability and punctuality Company Description ProSource is the leading wholesale flooring company in North America with 145 showrooms in the US and Canada. The combined buying power of these stores enables ProSource to offer our trade professionals the lowest price on name-brand flooring and home improvement products. We are part of a strong national network; each store is locally owned and independently operated. We are committed to providing the best products and services to our customers and to do business with integrity.