As a Porter you are critical in helping clean and maintain a sanitary warehouse environment for the health and safety of the consumer, our customer and our employees. Porters do a bit of everything to keep the business running cleanly and smoothly. Porters make sure that all types of areas are neat, clean, free of clutter and safe. Porters spend most of their day picking up trash, sweeping, mopping, recycling, and processing damages. Porters who are assigned to deep clean will use hand tools, industrial cleaning chemicals, and other janitorial equipment to complete detailed cleaning assignments.
Work as a member of a team to accomplish team goals and operational objectives. Maintain professionalism with management and co-workers. Communicate with associates from other shifts in a friendly manner
Comply with all Safety requirements
Ensure damaged products are removed and cleaned thoroughly. Repack damaged containers.
Complete daily logs. Maintain inventory records.
Read work orders or receive oral instructions to determine work assignments and material and equipment needs
Operate forklifts, pallet jacks and a variety of warehouse mechanical equipment (where applicable)
Other projects and tasks as assigned by supervisor.
High School Diploma or equivalent required
A valid driverâ€™s license is required
Must be able to accurately match letters and numbers
Proficient reading skills and ability to follow directions required. Must be able to read work orders or receive oral instructions to determine work assignments and material and equipment needs
The ability, interest, and willingness to work in ambient or freezer conditions ranging from 100 degrees to -10 degrees.
A positive, customer service attitude and effective communication skills
Ability to operate forklifts, pallet jacks and a variety of warehouse mechanical equipment (where applicable)
Basic detail cleaning experience preferred, demonstrated past problem solving, tool usage, and cleaning experience.
Must be able to work overtime as required
Regular, predictable, full attendance is an essential function of the job
Willingness to travel as necessary, work the required schedule, work at the specific location required, complete Penske employment application, submit to a background investigation (to include past employment, education, and criminal history) and drug screening are required.
-The physical and mental demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
-The associate will be required to remember and understand certain instructions, guidelines or other information. The associate must be able to see and verbally communicate. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.
-While performing the duties of this job, the associate will be required to move frequently, stand, walk, and sit. The associate is frequently required to use hands to touch, handle, and feel, and to reach with hands and arms. The associate must be able to regularly lift and/or move up to 50lbs/23kg and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100lbs/45kg.
Penske is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
About Penske Logistics
Penske Logistics is a wholly owned subsidiary of Penske Truck Leasing. With operations in North America, South America, Europe and Asia, Penske Logistics provides supply chain management and logistics services to leading companies around the world. Penske Logistics delivers value through its design, planning and execution in transportation, warehousing and freight management. Visit http://www.penskelogistics.com/ to learn more.
Work Locations: 5801 Kroger Drive Keller, TX
Primary Location: United States-Texas-Keller
Job: Logistics/Supply Chain
Req ID: 1903351
Internal Number: 1903351
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