Warehouse Material Handler in Louisville, KY at Diverse Staffing

Date Posted: 8/3/2018

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Job Description

Diverse Staffing is now accepting Warehouse Material Handler applicants for immediate hire for a temporary to hire position. In this job, you will work for our client at a facility in Louisville, KY. This position pays up to $13.00/hr. and is a 1st shift position. You will report to work between 11:00 AM and 8:00 PM, Monday through Friday.

Our client began operations in 1946 as a family-owned produce growing, packing, and shipping business. Today our client has expanded to offer virtually all aspects of the fruit and vegetables business including growing, sourcing, ripening, re-packing, processing, and distribution to grocery store chains, restaurants, and food service operations throughout the country.

The ideal candidate for the material handler position is a diligent worker who can complete tasks successfully with little to no guidance.  A Material Handler for our team on this assignment will be responsible for unloading and loading product deliveries, maintaining stock in the warehouse, and moving stock and other materials to fulfill orders. In addition, other duties as assigned through warehouse and production areas.

The following in an example of some of the tasks you may be asked to perform daily working at this position: 

    • Move freight and stock to and from loading docks, delivery vehicles, storage areas, and production areas either manually or using equipment such as trucks, pallet jack, or forklifts.  

    • Follow written or oral instructions regarding daily tasks and job duties 

    • Stage products based on customer orders; assist in filling customer orders. 

    • Sort cargo during loading or unloading process and mark containers with identifying information

    • Utilize protective devices-padding, straps, etc.-to prevent damage to items during transport. 

    • Operate machinery such as order picker, forklift, pallet jack 

At Diverse Staffing, our focus is on helping people achieve their career goals through the right career opportunities. We truly value our staff. Diverse employees enjoy safe work environments, fair supervision, reliable pay, and even benefits like medical coverage if you need it!

It's time to join a winning team. Apply today!

For immediate consideration, apply online and contact us for an interview at:

Louisville Recruiting Center

8402 Preston Highway

Louisville, KY 40219

Phone (502) 389-5999


Job Requirements

    • High School graduate or equivalent  

    • At least one year of previous experience in an industrial / manufacturing environment in materials handling or operating forklift preferred 

    • Good attendance record

    • Reliable transportation to arrive at work on time

    • Basic reading, writing, and math skills.

    • Ability to lift up to 75 lbs.

    • Walk, stand, and/or sit for an entire shift

    • Grasp, grip, reach, pull, push, bend, squat, kneel or balance

    • Ability to work well with others in a team environment

Diverse Staffing is an Equal Opportunity Employer: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. IND1


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