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Sample warehouse associate job description

Are you looking for a company that allows you to thrive and learn? Are you eager to contribute to a start-up environment that values innovation? If so, you should consider [Company X]! We’re a young, hungry bicycle company looking to make a splash in the industry. Currently, we’re looking to hire a warehouse associate for our new distribution center who will play a key role in ensuring customer satisfaction and overall company success.

Objectives of this role

  • Assist with managing warehouse inventory, shipping, and receiving
  • Contribute to a dynamic team to fulfill shipment orders in a timely and effective manner
  • Adhere to [Company X]’s values of quality, innovation, and comfort


  • Use RF scanning technology to document carton level information, including condition, quantity, and warehouse location of material
  • Monitor the order system to ensure all orders are received
  • Perform regular inventory checks
  • Pick up deliveries from inventory and place them by truck and stop number
  • Unload products from trucks and organize them within the warehouse

Skills and qualifications

  • At least 18 years of age
  • Capable of working strategically as part of a team
  • Able to lift more than 50 pounds without assistance
  • Can comfortably stand for more than six hours at a time

Preferred qualifications

  • Strong work ethic
  • Passionate about bicycles
  • Comfortable with computers and RF scanning technology
  • Previous experience operating a forklift
  • Knowledgeable in logistics, transportation, and/or customer service