Selector, Specialty Nights Stock Yards Birmingham, AL in Birmingham AL

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Title: 
Selector, Specialty Nights Stock Yards Birmingham, AL
Date: 
11/13/2021
Job ID: 
R225387
Location: 
Birmingham AL
Degree: 
Not Specified
Salary: 
Not Specified
Job Types:
Warehouse Worker
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THE STOCK YARDS STORY
We've been providing chefs with expertly cut and portioned beef and pork for over 120 years, based on rigid meat-selection criteria, precise beef aging and expert trimming. Whatever your need, from white-linen presentation to casual family dining, our procurement experts will find the best-quality options that work for your budget and pack-size needs, carefully selected from our extensive meat assortment.

Benefits: Immediate benefits to include medical, dental, vision, 401k, life insurance, strong safety culture, and much more!

US Foods is one of the largest food distributors with a culture and a history of promoting from within, excellent training programs and continuous improvement focus.

BASIC PURPOSE
The selector position is a material handling, labor intensive job which processes work orders in the warehouse by manually selecting the correct products from the racks, palletizing them and delivering the merchandise to the dock secured and shrink wrapped for delivery in a safe and efficient manner. Considerable strength and endurance is required to safely and successfully perform the job. The work takes place in normal warehouse environments as well as in cooler and freezer areas where the temperatures may be as low as -5 degrees.

BASIC PURPOSE

The selector position is a material handling, labor intensive job which processes work orders in the warehouse by manually selecting the correct products from the racks, palletizing them and delivering the merchandise to the dock secured and shrink wrapped for delivery in a safe and efficient manner. Considerable strength and endurance is required to safely and successfully perform the job. The work takes place in normal warehouse environments as well as in cooler and freezer areas where the temperatures may be as low as -5 degrees.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Perform all pre-shift duties which would include safety check of all equipment.
  • Selects customer orders from pick slots using pick lists of assorted items to build orders according to driver stops at customer locations. This involves operating several types of industrial equipment to include pallet jacks and forklifts , moving products from racks to pallet, labeling the selected cases with the order labels.
  • Must adhere to USDA Safety and Sanitation Regulations and customer specifications.
  • Validates that correct product has been selected and is damage free.
  • Notify Stocker of empty or short slots for replenishment.
  • Work in multi-temperature areas as assigned.
  • Meet weekly standards for productivity and accuracy while working in a safe manner.
  • Delivers merchandise to correct dock area, stacks items on pallets according to driver stops at customer locations for next day delivery and shrink wraps palletized orders.
  • Performs various post-shift duties that could include:
    • Clearing aisles of all debris, returning pallet jack to charging area, and hook up jack for battery charging.
    • Stacks empty pallets from slots in aisle.
    • Clean up any spills and places damaged product in recoup area. Completes any related paperwork.
  • Attend all required company meetings and adhere to all safety practices and company policies.
  • Must satisfactorily complete all company mandated trainings and assessments.


***EOE Race/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Protected Veteran/Disability Status***

SUPERVISION

The incumbent is not required to provide direct supervision for any position.

RELATIONSHIPS

The incumbent is required to interact with employees, customers, and vendors at all levels of responsibility throughout the company in a professional manner.

Related Experience/Requirements : Minimum one-year recent experience in highly physical, labor intensive occupation (ex.: construction, farm worker, roofing, freight handler with FedEx, UPS or USPS, trash collection with Waste Mgmt, etc) preferred. Minimum of six months comparable warehouse experience. Minimum six months experience with warehouse material handling equipment (electric pallet jack or high low). Minimum six months experience working with manual order selection/order filling systems. Must be available to work Sunday through Thursday nights (including holidays) and possibly Saturday mornings. Finish time is when work is completed and could require overtime with or without notice.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities : Must be able to read alpha and numeric codes from pick sheets and slots. Must be team oriented and able to get along with others.

Physical Requirements : Must be able to perform the following physical activities for described length of time: Occasionally sit, carry up to 80 lbs, and reach above shoulders; Frequently walk, lift up to 80 lbs, push/pull, climb/balance, stoop/squat, and kneel/bend.

***EOE Race/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Protected Veteran/Disability Status***
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