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SWF Warehouse Handler - May

Posting Date: May 23, 2023

Location: Tyler, TX

Company: Brookshire Grocery Company

Brookshire Grocery Company (BGC) is a family business based in Tyler, Texas, and currently operates more than 205 stores in four states – Texas, Louisiana, Arkansas, and Oklahoma – with three distribution centers and a corporate office. BGC prides itself on offering its partners one of the most comprehensive benefits packages in the industry which includes medical, prescription drug, vision, dental, paid time off, stock ownership, a 401k retirement plan, incentive plans, employee discounts, educational scholarships, and access to BGC’s 205-acre outdoor recreation area.

Open Interviews

Applicants must attend open interviews to be considered for employment.

Starting pay $15.25/hour + $2/hour weekend premium pay.

Open interviews take place at 200 Rice Rd., Tyler, TX 75703
Wednesday, May 3rd 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Wednesday, May 10th 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Wednesday, May 17th 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Wednesday, May 24th 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Wednesday, May 31st 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Job Summary

Responsible for using forklift/pallet jack to locate and accurately pull products and prepare pallets according to order for retail store delivery while adhering to all safety and sanitation requirements.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Accurately selects product from warehouse inventory to be stocked in the repack flow lane.
  • Maneuvers forklift/pallet jack to stack products onto pallets securely for delivery to store.
  • Fills orders for retail stores in an accurate, productive, and safe manner.
  • Stacks product on pallets in accordance with Company procedures. Stages pallets onto loading dock or outbound trailers.
  • Uses warehouse communication system to locate and pull products for retail store orders in an accurate, productive, and safe manner.
  • Demonstrates understanding of the Brookshire Grocery Company training, safety programs concerning the safe operation of powered equipment, and material handling.
  • Ensures cases, bales, and containers contain appropriate labels, tags, and information.
  • Performs other warehouse duties as needed.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Basic knowledge of the warehouse communication system and ordering machine.
  • Basic mathematical skills.
  • Ability to operate a forklift/pallet jack.
  • Ability to maintain a high level of accuracy and productivity.
  • Ability to safely operate heavy machinery/hazardous equipment
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced production environment.
  • Ability to comprehend and interpret information.
  • Ability to learn new technology systems, methods and processes.
  • Ability to reason, form concepts and recognize and solve problems.
  • Ability to communicate effectively in written and verbal form.
  • Ability to organize, prioritize and manage time.
  • Ability to work flexible schedules including nights, weekends and holidays.

Education, Experience, and Qualifications

  • High school Diploma or GED preferred.
  • Minimum of 18 years of age required.
  • Required to pass a physical agility test.
  • Must maintain the current CPMH (Cases per Man Hour) requirement.

Physical Demands

  • Continuously required to use close vision, distance vision, depth perception or the ability to focus.
  • Continuously required to talk and hear.
  • Frequently required to push, pull, maneuver or lift objects up to 75 lbs.
  • Continuously required to bend, kneel or squat.
  • Continuously required to stand or walk.
  • Continuously required to use hands for reaching, touching or handling.
  • Occasionally required to climb, balance, stoop or crawl.
  • Occasionally required to use fine finger movements (ex. sorting and typing).

Work Context and Environment

  • Work is generally performed in a warehouse setting.
  • Continuously exposed to industrial odors, fumes and dust.
  • Frequently exposed to extreme heat conditions (non-weather).
  • Frequently exposed to outside temperatures and weather.
  • Occasionally exposed to wet, slippery or damp conditions.
  • Occasionally exposed to heights.
  • Noise level varies.

Brookshire Grocery Company strives to provide a safe, drug free and alcohol-free environment for its partners and guests. The Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity and sexual orientation), national origin, age (40 or older), disability, genetic information or military status and any other trait protected by law.

Nearest Major Market: Tyler