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Material Handler - Carson CA

Company: Maersk
Location: Carson
Posted on: January 15, 2022

Job Description:

Opportunity

We are looking for a Material Handler to join our North America Warehouse and Distribution team.

This position will be based in Carson, CA

Your shoes were likely made in China. Have you ever wondered how they got to your local retailer? Or what's in that shipping container going down your local highway?

At Maersk Distribution and Warehouse Services, we know. In fact, we facilitate the distribution and movement of freight every single day.

Each of our client's supply chain is evaluated to optimize efficiency from factory production, all the way to end user delivery. The goal is not only to minimize lead times but also to minimize inventory levels and costs, thus making the client's business more flexible.

Our warehouse network spans from East to West Coasts of the United States and in Canada. Our services include transloading and automated sortation, cross-docking, replenishment, drayage management, and inland transportation.

We offer

We offer you an exciting global career at the forefront of world trade.

Working with the best people in a global team culture with future growth opportunities in an industry that has a significant impact on the world economy---

We're proud of our people who define our company's industry leadership, global team culture and customer-centric focus every day.

When you join our team you join a truly diverse, global organization in a fast-moving, values-based, work environment where you can grow on the job, create and shape our digital solutions, tap into industry-leading talent development initiatives, enjoy working with your colleagues and broaden your world view through our international job postings. We offer competitive compensation and benefits for full-time employees including health, dental and vision insurance, a 401k savings plan with an employer match and paid time-off - and our parental leave policy is recognized world-wide as one of the best in the industry.

Global scope

Every company, every country wants access to a competitive shipping, logistics and port system - and our people have created one company that offers one, easy-to-use solution to all their shipping needs.

Maersk is unique

Maersk is uniquely positioned to play a significant role in global trade, creating opportunities that help countries, companies and people succeed. Our vision is simple: Maersk is the global integrator of container logistics, connecting and simplifying our customers' global supply chains. We do this through the global scale of Maersk, the world's largest shipping line; our Logistics and Services expertise that help customers manage their global supply chains; and through our port operator, APM Terminals, one of the largest container terminal operators in the world with the most strategic locations to serve global supply chains.

Join us and play an important role on our team lifting global trade every day!

Key responsibilities

Position Summary:

Responsible for the unloading of merchandise from inbound containers and the loading of merchandise into outbound trailers.

Key Responsibilities:

* Load and unload freight as directed by shift supervisor and/or Lead
* Handle cartons weighing 40 pounds, occasionally weighing up to 75 pounds
* Maintain an acceptable level of productivity
* Receive daily work assignments from supervision and/or lead
* Verify shipping documents, shipping labels, and purchase orders
* Accurately match freight/product with work instructions, orders and shipping documents
* Understand and decipher shipping and receiving documentation (i.e.: manufacturing dates, Julian dates, etc)
* Build stable loads in outbound trailers which result in maximum cubing
* Scan freight and documents
* Ability to work with basic warehouse systems as required by facility (i.e. GLS)
* Responsible for maintaining clean and safe work area
* Maintain all safety rules
* Performs job related duties as specified by management

We are looking for

Qualifications:

* Strong written and verbal communication skills
* Ability to focus on details, pertaining to shipping documents
* Basic math skills required
* High School diploma or equivalent preferred; not required
* Ability to work nights, holidays and weekends is required. Overtime may be required

Relocation Not Available; Must have US work authorization

Damco Distribution Services Inc.

AA/EOE/M/F/D/V

Keywords: Maersk, Carson , Material Handler - Carson CA, Professions , Carson, California

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