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Warehouse Associate (12 PM - 8:30 PM)at CDW Careers

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Focus Area: 
Shipping - Receiving
Vernon Hills, Illinois
Remote Type: 
Not Remote

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As a pick-pack coworker, you are part of a broader Operations Team helping to deliver on promises to our coworkers and customers. 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, portable RF scanner or voice-picking (WDC only), including placing non-conveyorable product in designated areas for pick up. 
  • Maintain conveyor flow by keeping the conveyors and sensors clear. 
  • Pack boxes using bubbles or other packing material to ensure a secure shipment. 
  • Place non-conveyorable product 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. 
  • Notify management of problem boxes or situations to ensure a swift resolution. 
  • 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 up to 50 lbs. occasionally and up to 40 lbs. frequently with or without assistance (team lifting is encouraged for items weighing over 50 lbs.). 
  • Perform 8 or more hours of standing, walking, bending, lifting, and carrying products in combination at any given time. 
  • Forklift Drivers must be able to perform 6 or more 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. 

Education and/or Experience Qualifications

  • High School Degree or GED 

Required Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Demonstrated ability to perform 8 or more hours of standing, walking, bending, lifting, and carrying products in combination at any given time.
  • Demonstrated ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Accurate counting ability.
  • Excellent organizational skills with critical attention to detail.
  • Solid verbal communication skills with the ability to effectively communicate with all stakeholders.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage changing warehouse temperatures and a high noise level.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous warehouse experience.
  • Forklift certification.
Date Posted: Jun 14, 2024
Job Category: Warehouse-Distribution
People Leader v. Individual Contributor: Individual Contributor
Travel Percentage: 0
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