GPC - Genuine Parts Company Warehousing Equipment Driver in PLAINFIELD, Indiana
Balkamp, a leading distributor of automotive aftermarket products in the NAPA Auto Parts system, is seeking a full time Stock handler. The primary function of this position is to expedite the incoming and outgoing freight including: receiving, stocking, pulling, staging, loading and shipping freight.
This is the right opportunity for you if you:
Genuinely enjoy working in warehouse environments with a team that makes a difference!
Love the hustle – Our warehouses are busy, yet fun places!
Have availability to work between the hours of Monday - Friday from 5:30am-2pm or 8:30am-5pm with occasional weekend work (that is voluntary).
What you’ll be doing:
Expedite pulling stock orders, putting away merchandise, general housekeeping within the facility, following and adhering to all safety rules, and any other duties assigned by management.
Performing daily inspections of appropriate motorized and manual equipment, including but not limited to:
Forklift, lift gate, pallet jack and hand truck, radio frequency scanners and printers
Operating warehouse machinery and equipment in accordance with established safety procedures as needed to maintain the warehouse stock and a safe work environment
Transport merchandise throughout the warehouse using an electric sit-down or stand-up forklift along with manual equipment as needed.
Verifying and completing required documentation and reports
Complying with hazardous material regulations and procedures
Assisting in maintaining a clean, organized warehouse environment at all times
Complying with all applicable laws / regulations, as well as company policies / procedures
What you’ll need:
The ideal candidate will be self-motivated with good organizational skills. They will be functionally literate and capable of understanding and recognizing part numbers accurately and rapidly. Basic written and verbal communication skills (documentation, communication with peers, supervisors and customers) as well as good general math skills are a requirement.
Previous experience in a distribution center and/or warehouse environment – Awesome if you have ever used RF scanning equipment – Not a deal breaker if you don’t have this.
Qualified candidates must have a high school diploma or general education degree (GED)
Capable of lift/carry by hand, freight weighing up to 80 pounds on a regular basis.
Capable of push/pull products of excessive weight using mechanical aids, such as hand trucks, barrel dollies, hydraulic lifts, etc.
Must be able to be certified in the use of a variety of warehouse power equipment. Company will train and certify during the introductory period.
Able to work on your feet (standing and walking) for your assigned shift as part of the normal daily routine.
Able to bend, twist, squat, climb, push and pull and move at a quick speed of pace.
Knowledge and competency in the utilization of warehouse related computer and bar coding equipment.
Capable of following instructions and complete required training.
Able to work both independently and in a team environment.
Capable of meeting or exceed applicable production standards and expectations.
What’s in it for you:
Awesome people and brand
Climate Control Warehouse
Outstanding health benefits and 401K
Stable company. Fortune 200 with a “family” feel
Great training, and ongoing development with support from multiple leaders/your team