Warehouse Reclamation

$15.50 hourly
  • Great Lakes Wine & Spirits
  • Highland Park, MI
  • Sep 14, 2022
Full time Warehouse

Job Description

Great Lakes Wine & Spirits is a growing statewide company seeking a Warehouse Reclamation Associate at the Highland Park depot.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

As a Warehouse Reclamation Associate, you will be sorting and salvaging broken product and returns to find saleable goods that can be put back into inventory. This involves ensuring safe and proper use of all equipment is used and reporting issues when necessary. Other duties include but not limited to

  • Following all storage(retrieval) protocols for equipment and issue when necessary.
  • Manually repack uncuttable cases that need a different pack size as directed
  • Performing the correct inventory adjustment, pulling, and put away
  • Separate cardboard and plastic for recycling and place into correct bailer

The Reclamation Associate is also responsible for the cleanliness of the warehouse, parking lot, and other areas as assigned. This involves opening, closing, and securing all broken areas within the warehouse. Other duties include but not limited to

  • Sweep and scrub warehouse floor
  • Empty waist bins in compactor and reset the bailers when needed

This position will also serve as back up for the warehouse workers as needed. These duties include but not limited to:

  • Select full cases and individual bottles of product for distribution.
  • Load products onto delivery trucks
  • Staging and shrink-wrapping pallets properly in preparation for loading

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Work Schedule

This is a full-time position working daytime hours Monday through Friday which may vary by schedule. Evening and weekend work may be required as schedule demands.

Pay & Benefits

  • $15.50 per hour (entry-level wage)
  • Vacation and Personal Time
  • Competitive health packages including Medical, Dental, and Vision coverage
  • 401k Contributions after probationary time is met
  • Long (Short) - Term Disability coverage
  • Voluntary Life Insurance plan

Work Environment & Physical Demands

The Warehouse Reclamation 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 Reclamation 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.

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