Warehouse Agent (CHI-151732)

Req ID: 151732
Job Function: Logistics
Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-time
Contract Type: Regular Employment
Job Level: Entry-level

The Panalpina Group is one of the world's leading providers of supply chain solutions, combining its core products of Air Freight, Ocean Freight, and Logistics to deliver globally integrated, tailor-made end-to-end solutions. The Panalpina Group operates a global network with some 500 offices in more than 80 countries, and employs around 15,000 people worldwide.

We are looking to hire a Warehouse Agent (CHI-151732) to process shipments in a safe and accurate manner, ensuring operational excellence, high productivity and customer satisfaction. Position is located in Elk Grove Village, IL.

Responsibilities

• Acknowledge receipt/delivery of freight by signing the relevant documents and stating any irregularities, if applicable
• Issue warehouse receipt and distribute along with other documents to the operational departments
• Assign location of freight, based on its nature
• Keep record of shipments by entering data in the application (if available)
• Take weight and measurements upon receipt of freight
• Load/unload consignments and compare freight with documents to avoid any discrepancies
• Assure accurate labeling of freight by double-checking that marks on freight and warehouse receipt number correspond to the transport document
• Operate all equipment by keeping the safety of the personnel and freight in mind
• Report hazardous cargo and any irregularities (damages, pilferage, 'short' conditions) immediately to supervisor
• File, store and keep record of whereabouts of the operational files
• Keep warehouse neat, clean and organized
• Advise supervisor immediately of any equipment failure
• Advise supervisor of need to re-order supplies in due time
• Assure that complete documentation accompanies freight leaving the dock and that documents for freight received are handed over to the corresponding department
• Assure proper storage and handling of freight, including, but not limited to, making sure that pallets are stable and in good condition

Qualifications

• Must be able to work 2nd shift

• Team player

• Proficient in Panalpina warehouse applications (if available)
• Certified forklift operator
• Available and willing to work overtime, on weekends and holidays, with or without advanced notice
• Lifting up to 25 lbs

Skills

• Good judgment skills and ability to make decisions

Languages

• English

Specifics for Job / Environment

• Warehouse environment

Contact

If you wish learn more about this opportunity, please contact: Human Resources
Company
Panalpina
Posted
03/27/2018
Type
Full time
Location
Chicago, Illinois 60290, US