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Warehouse Associate - Pick-Pack (2PM)at CDW Careers

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Focus Area: 
Shipping - Receiving
Date Posted 
Sep 20, 2022
Vernon Hills, Illinois
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Are you seeking a new opportunity with a well-established organization? We are growing our warehouse and distribution team and are seeking driven individuals to become apart of it.


As a pick packer, You are responsible for picking, packing and/or processing pick/pack items, speed picks, single item orders, chip cage items and picking and/or processing ready-ship items as well as picking, and/or processing orders for the Configuration and Enterprise areas. You are also responsible for loading the outbound trailers using a brick-method of stacking and LTL items.


Key Areas of Responsibility

  • Pick and process pick/pack, speed picks and ready ship product using a hanging QC station or portable RF scanner, including placing non-conveyable product in selected areas for pick up.
  • Maintain conveyor flow by keeping the conveyors and sensors clear and packing boxes using bubbles or other packing material to confirm a secure shipment.
  • Place non-conveyor able products in designated areas for pick-up.
  • Inspect boxes and product for visible damage before shipment, including ensuring proper size and fit and correct if necessary, including inspecting fragile items for proper over-packing with bubble bags.
  • Manually load trailers in freight area while correctly verifying and matching shipping labels to carrier trucks.
  • Observe and notify management of problem boxes or situations to ensure a swift resolution and avoid shipping mistakes.
  • Maintain supplies for the area, including but not limited to: filling the bubble machine media and making or requesting additional boxes.
  • Ensure utilization of transport totes for smaller boxes.
  • Quality control check boxes from weight variance and troubleshooting lanes.
  • Housekeeping – placing garbage, boxes, popcorn, bubble wrap in the dumpsters and keeping the area clean at all times.
  • Lift and carry as much as 50 lbs. occasionally and up to 40 lbs. frequently with or without assistance (team lifting is encouraged for items weighing over 50 lbs.).
  • Forklift Drivers are required to perform 6 plus hours of operating a forklift.


  • Utilize a pallet-jack to move product or skids for picking or processing.
  • Rotate throughout the Shipping Department performing various shipping functions, and may be asked to rotate to other job functions in the warehouse, including cross-department functions, for training and operational purposes.

  • Shown ability to perform 8 or more hours of standing, walking, bending, lifting, and carrying products in combination at any given time.
  • Confirmed ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Accurate counting ability.
  • Excellent social skills with critical attention to detail.
  • Established verbal skills with the ability to effectively communicate well communicate with all partners.
  • Ability to handle changing warehouse temperatures and a high noise level.

Preferred Qualifications

  • High School diploma or equivalent.
  • Previous warehouse experience.
  • Forklift certification
COVID-19 Update:
CDW is committed to maintaining a workplace that is free of known hazards and to ensuring the safety, health, and well-being of coworkers and candidates for employment and their families, as well as the community.
CDW requires all coworkers be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, with the only exceptions being a documented, legally required medical or religious accommodation.  Prior to starting with CDW, successful candidates will be required to: (i) be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and provide CDW with proof of full vaccination; or (ii) apply for and receive a medical or religious-based accommodation to be exempt from the mandatory vaccination policy.
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