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Freight Handler - Walmart Distribution Center

Date Posted: Nov 13, 2020
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Job Detail

  • Location:
    Fort Worth, Texas, United States of America
  • Company:
  • Type:
    Full Time/Permanent
  • Shift:
  • Career Level:
    Entry Level
  • Positions:
  • Experience:
    Less Than 1 Year
  • Gender:
    No Preference
  • Degree:
    Diploma
  • Apply Before:
    Dec 13, 2020

Job Description

This position is responsible for assisting in the operation of a department. An individual in this position will be expected to perform additional job related

responsibilities and duties throughout the facility as assigned and/or as necessary.

 

Essential Functions

 

An individual must be able to successfully perform the essential functions of this position with or without a reasonable accommodation.

 

Organize warehouse through removing and stacking empty pallets.

 

Fulfill store orders through pulling merchandise through layer using electronic voice control equipment, stacking onto pallets, placing labels in appropriate area on freight, and transporting using power equipment.

 

Maintain freight integrity through inspecting freight for damage and mis-placement (i.e. "strays") monitoring temperature and integrity of food items by separating freight using plastic sheets, (e.g. species, chemical), and maintaining records, logs and forms.

Physical Activities

 

The following physical activities are necessary to perform one or more essential functions of this position.

  • Moves up and down stairs.
  • Grasps, turns, and manipulates objects of varying size and weight, requiring fine motor skills and hand-eye coordination.
  • Visually verifies information, often in small print.
  • Reads information, often in small print.
  • Visually locates merchandise and other objects.
  • Visually inspects equipment.
  • Reaches overhead and below the knees, including bending, twisting, pulling, and stooping.
  • Observe behavior of others (i.e., associates, customers, suppliers).
  • Stand for extended periods of time.
  • Wear personal protective equipment (PPE) as required, which could include, but not be limited to fall protection, eye protection, hearing protection, respiratory protection, chemical protection and electrical protection such as protective footwear.
  • Operate motor vehicle or other large power equipment.
  • Use approved equipment to step up and access freight and equipment in elevated areas.
  • Walk within work area for extended periods of time.
  • Enter and locate information on a computer or system communication device.
  • Differentiate sounds in order to inspect and maintain equipment, identify potential hazards, or recognize safety alarms.
  • Lift, push, pull, and carry tools, objects or equipment above shoulder level without assistance.
  • Write documents, reports, etc. using a writing instrument (e.g., pencil, pen) or computer.
  • Moves, lifts, carries, and places merchandise and supplies weighing up to 60 pounds without assistance.
  • Communicates effectively in person and by using telecommunications equipment or electronic voice control equipment.

 

Work Environment

 

Working in the following environment is necessary to perform one or more of the essential functions of this position.

  • May work with substances that require special handling
  • Works in areas requiring exposure to varying temperatures, extreme heat or cold, and/or wet, damp, or drafty conditions.
  • Moves over sloping, uneven, or slippery surfaces.
  • Work overnight, weekends, and varying shifts.
  • Works at heights.
  • Work indoors for extended periods of time.
  • Move through narrow, enclosed, or elevated spaces.
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Additional positions:

 

Maintenance Technician

Freight Handler (Lift Drivers)

Power Equipment Operators

 

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Company Overview

Fort Worth, Texas, United States of America

Walmart Inc. is an American multinational retail corporation that operates a chain of hypermarkets, discount department stores, and grocery stores, headquartered in Bentonville, Arkansas Read More

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