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Material Handler

Requisition Id:  124193
Business Unit:  Supply Chain
Location: 

Salt Lake City, UT, US, 84119

 

Logistics done differently.

Transport Topics ranked XPO Logistics #1 in North America, and Forbes named us one of America’s best employers. At XPO, our employees take pride in their work and show dedication to their job. As the Material Handler, you won’t just be moving material, you’ll be immersed in a rapidly growing environment fueled by achievement and a tenacious team spirit. If you’re looking for a growth opportunity, join us at 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:

  • Empty, fill, sort, organize and wrap/unwrap product
  • Properly build displays, folding cartons and palletized products
  • Sort damaged products
  • Safely operate various equipment and tools
  • Correctly utilize a warehouse management system and maintain appropriate work documents
  • Maintain the cleanliness and order of work areas

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • The ability to read and interpret documents, including safety rules, operating instructions and procedure documents
  • Basic math skills
  • Knowledge of warehouse and packaging operations
  • Availability to work a flexible schedule, with possible overtime, when needed

It’d be great if you also have:

  • High school diploma or equivalent 
  • Material handling certification
  • 1 year of experience in warehouse and/or packaging operations
  • The ability to perform well under pressure in a fast-paced environment and work with precise standards of accuracy and within time limits
  • The knowledge to rate information using standards that can be measured or checked
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

This job requires the ability to:

  • Lift objects of various shapes, sizes and weights; carry, lift, push and pull up to 70 lbs. 
  • Stand, sit or walk for long periods of time
  • Bend, stoop, squat, twist, push and/or pull
  • Handle or manage tools or equipment
  • Tolerate hot or cold warehouse environments

Be part of something big.

 

XPO is a leading provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team – energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make XPO a great place to work.

 

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.

 

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.