Newell Brands Receiving Operator in Winchester, Virginia

Receiving Operator

Job Number: 1978

Position Title: Receiving Operator

External Description:

Title: Receiving Operator-Apple Valley

Hours: 6:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Location: Winchester, VA

Job Summary

Work as part of a team having responsibility for moving freight, stock , or other materials . Distribution Operators support the productivity of distribution operations by performing all tasks conducted by their team in the shipping and receiving process and rotating through different tasks during their shift as needed. This position is expected to work in 12-hour shifts.

General Duties

  • Move freight , stock, or other materials to and from storage or production areas, loading docks, delivery vehicles, or containers by hand or using forklifts or other industrial vehicles

  • Read and attach identifying tags to containers, material , or product packaging, or mark them with identifying information

  • Communicate wit h Distribution Administration to ensure timely and complete delivery of product, materials, and equipment

  • Inspect all incoming trailers and containers and document any damage to trailers or containers, or product , material, or equipment being transported

  • Use computer inventory system to track and keep accurate inventory records

  • Maintain a safe and accident free environment by adhering to safety standards and identifying safety issues and reporting them to his/her supervisor or the safety manager

  • Shovel, sweep, wipe down, or otherwise clean work areas, equipment, tools, and machinery

    Working Conditions

Requires considerable u se of arms and legs, twisting of body , standing for long periods of time, and regularly lifting up to 25lbs, and occasionally may be required to lift up to 50lbs. This position requires working in an environment with extreme temperatures and loud noises, and exposure to odors associated with melting plastics. Often requires operation of hoists, cranes, forklifts, or other industrial vehicles.

  • High school diploma or GED preferred, experience will be considered in lieu of education

  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States

  • Must be able to lift 25lbs

  • Must be a team player and able to communicate effectively with co-workers and leadership

  • Fork lift experience required

  • Logistics , warehouse , or other distribution experience preferred

Newell Brands and its subsidiaries are an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race/color/religion/sex/sexual orientation/gender identity/national origin/disability/protected veteran status, or genetic information.

City: Winchester

State: Virginia

Community / Marketing Title: Receiving Operator

Company Profile:

Newell Brands (NYSE: NWL) is a leading global consumer goods company with a strong portfolio of well-known brands, including Paper Mate®, Sharpie®, Dymo®, EXPO®, Parker®, Elmer’s®, Coleman®, Jostens®, Marmot®, Rawlings®, Oster®, Sunbeam®, FoodSaver®, Mr. Coffee®, Rubbermaid Commercial Products®, Graco®, Baby Jogger®, NUK®, Calphalon®, Rubbermaid®, Contigo®, First Alert®, Waddington and Yankee Candle®. For hundreds of millions of consumers, Newell Brands makes life better every day, where they live, learn, work and play.