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Warehouse Associate in Alpharetta, GA at Headway Workforce Solutions

Date Posted: 12/1/2018

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Job Description

Headway Workforce Solutions is currently seeking a Warehouse Associate with exceptional organizational skills and the ability to independently maintain inventory for two small to medium sized warehouse's in nearby locations. This is a temp to hire opportunity with our partner, an engineering and plant construction company for clients in the metals industry.

The Warehouse Associate will be part of the logistics team in the Project Management department and report to the Logistics Manager. Equipment being warehoused in the two locations belongs to electrical and automation projects executed by the project management group in Alpharetta, GA. It is extremely important that the equipment housed in the warehouse can be easily and quickly located, packed, labeled, and shipped to customer sites for consolidation. It is required for the associate to ensure that all equipment shipped to and from the warehouse is managed end-to-end, during shipping transit and in warehouse storage. Equipment being transmitted / consolidated for less than or equal to five days will be brought and stored to the main office located at Alpharetta, GA location. For equipment, packages, being brought over for more than five days would be received and stored by the associate at the second warehouse located at a nearby location in Alpharetta. The person will be responsible for keeping track of these items.


Major Responsibilities:
  • Maintain inventory for two small-to-medium sized warehouses located near each other.
  • Receive and ship equipment to and from the warehouses
  • Should own a personal vehicle for transport between the two warehouses - mileage to be reimbursed by company.
  • Required to operate fork-lift and pallet jack in performing his/her duties
  • Required to box, band (metal or nylon strips to tie equipment to wooden pallets), shrink-wrap, pack and unpack equipment as required for storage and shipping.
  • Prepare bi-weekly inventory report to provide an updated list of all items being warehoused at the two facilities

Qualifications:
  • Has at least a high school diploma or GED.
  • Must have a valid Georgia driver's license and personal transport
  • Required to have some working knowledge of computers - able to create MSExcel worksheets, MSOutlook for emails.
  • Has a willingness to learn new computer skills - as we will require the associate to learn to use our ELISA / LMS Logistics Management System.
  • Prior experience with logistics and warehouse management a huge plus, but not required
  • Demonstrable / certified use of any logistics management software system an added plus but not required
  • Electrical, Class 1, Fork lift certification would be preferred, but not required

Physical Requirements:
  • Will be required to lift up to 50 pounds as part of his/her daily routine
  • Standing for long periods of time

Additional Information:
  • This is a temp to hire position
  • Hours are: M-F from 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • $15.00/ hr pay rate depended on experience

​​Headway Workforce Solutions provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Headway Workforce Solutions 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, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.