Night Warehouse Associate

$21.00 - $22.00 hourly
  • Great Lakes Wine & Spirits
  • Highland Park, MI, USA
  • Oct 03, 2022
Full time Warehouse

Job Description

Great Lakes Wine & Spirits is a growing statewide company seeking multiple Night Warehouse Associates to work at our Highland Park or Detroit depot.


Essential Duties & Responsibilities

As a Night Warehouse Associate, you play a critical role in getting our product out to our customers. You are responsible for accurately loading products from within our warehouse onto our delivery trucks to be distributed to our customers throughout Michigan. You accurately select full cases and individual bottles of product for distribution. By stacking light-on-heavy and making sure that labels are facing out, you stack products on pallets safely and effectively.


Your attention to safety is especially important as you operate an electric pallet jack or forklift to transport products. You keep the loading dock in order and moving by staging and shrink-wrapping pallets properly in preparation for loading into delivery trucks. You take pride in keeping the warehouse and your work zone clean and organized. As an efficient worker, you maintain an optimal "case-per-hour rate. You get great satisfaction out of keeping things organized and ensuring that orders are ready for delivery on time!


Work Environment & Physical Demands

The Warehouse Customer Door position operates in a warehouse environment. The employee is frequently exposed to moving mechanical parts and vibration where the noise level can be loud. The Warehouse Customer Door Associate is also very active and must frequently stand, walk, bend, kneel, crouch, stoop and climb throughout the day while lifting, stacking, moving and rotating with items, without handles, that weigh up to 50 pounds; push/pull carts with up to 100 pounds of force. This position is required to operate warehouse equipment and regularly to read, write and communicate in English.


Work Schedule

The Night Warehouse Associate works the 3rd shift from Sunday through Thursday starting around 6:00 or 7:00 PM and works until the job is finished. This job requires mandatory overtime and employees may be frequently asked to stay beyond their eight-hour shifts.


Pay & Benefits

  • Entry-Level wage starts around $21.00 per hour
  • $8.00 Daily Perfect Attendance Bonus opportunity (paid quarterly)
  • Accuracy Bonus opportunity up to $0.25 per hour (paid monthly)
  • Vacation and Personal Time
  • Competitive health packages including Medical, Dental, and Vision coverage
  • 401k Contributions after probationary time is met
  • Voluntary Life Insurance and Disability coverage


Required Qualifications

  • At least 18 years of age
  • High School Diploma/GED
  • Ability to be active and on your feet for an entire shift
  • Ability to frequently lift and carry 55 lbs., and push or pull up to 100 lbs.


Additional Requirements

  • Adhere to the policies and procedures outlined in the employee policy manual and any applicable contracts, signed agreements, and work rules.
  • Cooperates with all management and staff of GLWAS.
  • Follows all MLCC rules and regulations, as they apply to the position.
  • Use alcohol in a responsible manner when related to business activities.
  • Ability to pass pre-employment screenings including a full Background Check, 10-Panel Drug Test, Physical Evaluation, and Agility Test