Warehouse Associate
Buffalo Grove, IL 
Posted 8 months ago
Job Description
This position is at our Buffalo Grove, IL facility

Summary of Position:
This position is responsible for performing a variety of warehouse-related duties such as receiving and storage of goods, preparing orders for shipment by picking items from shelves and placing them in totes, and ensuring that orders are filled accurately and efficiently, continually striving for improved customer satisfaction.

Essential Functions:
  1. Must be able to use Radio Frequency (RF) to utilize the functions of the warehouse management system in order to perform daily tasks.
  2. Verifies merchandise received against receiving documents, notes and reports discrepancies and any obvious damages.
  3. Stocks shelves with various types of merchandise.
  4. Rotates stock so that newly-received items can be used last.
  5. Prepares orders for shipment by pulling items from shelves and placing them in totes to be packed and sent to customers.
  6. Performs daily counting and researching of discrepancies.
  7. Assists with inventory procedures as requested.
  8. Maintains a clean work area to help ensure that merchandise remains clean and to help prevent work related injuries.
  9. Complies with all appropriate policies, procedures and safety rules
  10. Must be able to work overtime when necessary and participate in physical inventory.
  11. Assist in order pulls
  12. Have a good overall understanding of distribution center workflow and can work with minimal guidance.
  13. Performs related duties as assigned
  • Ability to read and understand the English language for the purpose of comparing and reading product descriptions, names and shelf labels.
  • Must possess basic mathematical skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills; ability to develop and maintain cooperative working relationships with others.
  • Strong organizational skills; detail oriented.
  • Ability to use good judgment in order to carry out detailed instructions.
  • Basic computer knowledge preferred.
  • Ability to operate equipment such as reach truck, picker machine, forklift, etc.
  • Ability to help train and assist associates when needed.
  • Must be a team player and demonstrate effective communication and problem solving skills.
  • Maintain appropriate attendance standards.
Education and Experience:
This position requires completion of a high school diploma, general education degree (GED) or equivalent combination of experience and education. Normally requires a minimum of three (3) years of equivalent work experience.

Physical Demands and Work Environment:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions:
  1. Ability to operate in a production-driven environment and perform at a level that is 95% or greater of engineered standards.
  2. Physical activity requiring reaching, bending, kneeling, stooping, lifting, finger dexterity, grasping, feeling, repetitive motions, talking and hearing.
  3. Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
  4. Visual requirement is for close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision and ability to adjust focus.
  5. Associate is required to stand, walk (or otherwise be mobile).
  6. Ability to deal with stressful situations as they arise.
ARxIUM offers a competitive salary and benefits package including a company match 401K and opportunity for personal and professional growth. In addition, you will be eligible to participate in the ARxIUM Employee Profit Sharing Bonus Plan, intended to give employees the opportunity to increase their earnings by contributing to the profitability of ARxIUM.

Please note that candidates need to be eligible to work in the U.S. now and in the future without ARxIUM sponsorship for an employment-based visa.

ARxIUM is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status or other characteristics protected by law.

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Job Summary
Start Date
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Hours per Week
Work Hours (i.e. shift)
10 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
3 years
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