Jacobson Warehouse Company, Inc Material Handler in DES MOINES, Iowa

Logistics done differently. At XPO Logistics, our employees take pride in their work and show dedication to their job. As the Material Handler Packaging, you wont just be moving material, youll be immersed in a rapidly-growing environment fueled by achievement and a tenacious team spirit. If youre looking for a growth opportunity and a better lifestyle, join us at XPO. Pay, benefits and more. We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability and more. What youll do on a typical day: Empty, fill, sort, organize, and wrap/unwrap product according to company expectations Properly build displays, folding cartons, and palletized products Sort damaged products Safely operate various equipment and tools Correctly utilize a warehouse management system and maintain appropriate work documents Maintain the cleanliness and order of work areas What you need to succeed at XPO: At a minimum, youll need: High school diploma or equivalent Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating instructions, and procedure documents; basic math skills Ability to lift, carry, push, and pull up to 70 lbs. Knowledge of warehouse and packaging operations Ability to perform the essential functions of the position, including: lifting objects of various shapes, sizes, and weights; bending, stooping, squatting, twisting, pushing and pulling, standing, sitting, or walking for long periods of time; able to use hands and fingers to handle or feel tools or equipment Ability to tolerate hot or cold warehouse environments Ability to work a flexible schedule, with possible overtime when needed Itd be great if you also have: Material handling certification 1 year of experience in warehouse and/or packaging operations Ability to perform well under pressure in a fast-paced environment Strong verbal and written communication skills Ability to work within precise standards of accuracy and within time limits; rate information using standards that can be measured or checked Be part of something big. XPO provides cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the world's most successful companies, including Disney, Pepsi, L'Oral, Toyota and many others. Were the fastest-growing transportation company on the Fortune 500 list and were just getting started. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran, or other protected status. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed. VEVRAA Federal Contractor Request Priority Protected Veteran Referrals Equal Opportunity Employeriminorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity