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Material Handler

Requisition Id:  332072
Business Unit:  Freight Forwarding
Location: 

Laredo, TX, US, 78045

 

Solutions driven success.

 

XPO is a top ten global provider of transportation services, with a highly integrated network of people, technology and physical assets. At XPO Logistics, we look for employees who like a challenge and can communicate effectively in all situations. We want to leverage your skills and years of experience to drive positive results while ensuring a bright future for yourself and XPO. If you’re looking for a growth opportunity, join us at XPO. 

 

As the Material Handler, you’ll play an important role in making sure freight gets where it needs to go. You’ll work alongside a top caliber management team that understands the transportation industry. We want to leverage your skills and years of experience to drive positive results while ensuring a bright future for yourself and XPO. If you’re excited about the challenge of working for a rapidly growing global company, we have an opportunity for you to grow with XPO.

 

Pay, benefits and more.

We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability and more.

 

What you’ll do on a typical day:

  • Assist with shipping and receiving activities, including unloading trucks, checking in merchandise, matching purchase orders to sales orders and distributing orders to sales associates for processing
  • Read customer orders, work orders, shipping orders and requisitions to determine items to be moved, gathered, distributed and/or shipped
  • Fill requisitions, work orders or requests for materials, tools and other stock items; distribute items to shipping team
  • Ensure warehouse is accessible and safe for employee and customer traffic
  • Complete your work in a safe manner; adhere to all safety policies and procedures

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • To be at least 18 years of age
  • The ability to do basic math calculations, with and without a calculator

It’d be great if you also have:

  • Availability to work a variety of shifts, including days, evenings, nights and weekends, due to varying freight volumes
  • Dock or warehouse experience in the transportation industry
  • Forklift experience in a freight or Less-than-Truckload (LTL) environment
  • Experience loading and unloading trailers
  • Basic written and verbal communication skills

Be part of something big.

 

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran or other protected status.

 

All applicants who receive a conditional offer of employment may be required to take and pass a pre-employment drug test. 
 

The above statements are not an exhaustive list of all required responsibilities, duties and skills for this job classification.  
 

Review XPO's candidate privacy statement here. 


Nearest Major Market: San Antonio
Nearest Secondary Market: San Antonio

Job Segment: Shipping and Receiving, Operations