The objective of the role is to process and fulfill distribution functions performed within thewarehouse necessary to service the division stores, assist with warehouse projects, and completewarehouse tasks.Competencies1) Acts Conscientiously Demonstrates concern for quality, product integrity, and safety of one's own and others work and impact to the stores.2) Collaborates and Cooperates with TeamCommits to and supports a collaborative working environment with peers and supervisors.3) Demonstrates a Positive Attitude and ResilienceAdapts positively to pressure, setbacks, challenges and change in order to achieve and sustain peak effectiveness.4) Drives for SuccessDelivers excellent performance by seizing opportunities and proactively taking concrete actions that adhere to policies and procedures. Goes the extra mile and persistently overcomes obstacles to improve results.5) Organizes and Executes with EfficiencyMakes decisions, stays organized and maintains compliance with standards to support overall productivity and speed in the warehouse both for him/herself as well as the broader team.Responsibilities:1) Selects and receives incoming stock efficiently to effectively fulfill orders received fromstores.2) Relocates merchandise throughout the warehouse according to product handlingguidelines.3) Sorts and organizes merchandise strategically in preparation for shipment and unloadsincoming shipment from trucks/ back-hauls.4) Performs general cleaning duties to achieve warehouse appearance standards and safetyrequirements.5) Participates in-taking warehouse inventory counts according to guidelines.6) Cooperates and interacts effectively with peers, suppliers and warehouse leadershipthrough ongoing communication and exchange of information.7) Provides input to the warehouse management regarding changes to improve processes.8) Inspects product, consults with the warehouse management regarding product quality,safety concerns and sanitation issues.9) Acts and decides independently within the delegated area of responsibility.10) Assists warehouse management in achieving budgeted goals.11) Performs all assigned tasks, accurately, efficiently, and within company policy andprocedures.12) Follows the ergonomic program according to established procedures.13) Operates equipment according to safety guidelines in performance of essential job functions.14) Notifies management regarding product quality, safety concerns, and sanitation issues.In addition to the duties detailed above, it is the responsibility of the job holder to carry out tasksrequested by their direct and/or personnel leader that are of the nature of their job description ordeemed to be a necessity of the business.Working hours: 7:00 AM - 4:00 PM (Various Shifts Available)Skills:- Ability to interpret and apply company policies and procedures.- Excellent verbal and written communication skills.- Skill of performing basic arithmetic equations such as addition, subtraction, multiplication anddivision.- Gives attention to detail and follows instructions.- Ability to work both independently and within a team environment.Education:No Degree RequiredExperience:0-1 yearsQualifications:Education and experience- High School Diploma or equivalent preferred.Physical Requirements - Frequently required to lift and place product weighing up to 45 pounds on pallets at variousheights.- Frequently move merchandise from warehouse stock and prepare product for storedeliveries.- Frequently required to sit, stand, bend, reach, grip, push, pull, lift, carry and walk throughoutthe warehouse.- Continuously work in varying temperatures, hot and cold (including outdoor temperaturesand refrigerator/freezer environments).- Ability to safely and properly operate powered industrial equipment. Ready for a Change?? Prepare to be bored no more. This opportunity offers the most competitve pay rates and high tech environment in Southern Minnesota! If you enjoy working both independently and with a team while having great attention to detail; This is the job for you!Apply or call us today!LET'S GET TO WORKSpherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. No one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.