Warehouse Associate - 2nd Shift

Published: October 17, 2018 Location: Louisville, KY US



LINAK U.S. Inc. is a global leader in the design and production of electric linear actuator systems. Our products are used in various industries including medical, agriculture, industrial automation, furniture, construction, and other great industries. Our North and South American headquarters where we have both Sales and Manufacturing divisions is located in Louisville, Kentucky.

Our mission as a company is straightforward: We provide products that improve people's quality of life and working environment.

LINAK U.S. Inc. offers a great work environment and challenging career opportunities. As a company, we operate by a set of values that are deeply rooted in the organization.

We as a company value:
    •Customer Orientation
    •The Will to Change
    •Loyalty, Openness and honesty
    •Enthusiasm and Individual Efficiency
    •Job Satisfaction and Helpfulness
    •Creativity

The Warehouse Associate I will work closely with the Warehouse Supervisor, Warehouse Coordinator, and Shipping team in order to achieve defined departmental goals of on time delivery, quality, lean 6s, safety, and employee satisfaction.  The Warehouse Associate I will be responsible to ensure all shipments are completed daily including picking, packing, and auditing all sales orders, completing BOLs,  loading of outbound shipments , receiving, and material handling functions

Supervisory Responsibilities: None
Reports to: Warehouse Coordinator

Major Responsibilities:

  • Perform required daily inspections of powered equipment.
  • Is able to perform in 1-2 warehouse areas with a basic understanding
  • Apply First-In-First-Out method to all orders.
  • Communicate to Coordinator or Supervisor any discrepancies
  • Properly load and unload trucks as required
  • Complete daily 6S audits of assigned areas
  • Maintain a safe and clean work environment
  • Additional duties as assigned by Management
  • Follow all  registered customer specific DPW and SPW instructions
  • Ensures Efficient / Effective Material Flow
  • Processes Accurate Inventory System Transactions
  • Knowledge of Warehouse Logistics SOP's Used
  • Effectively Supports Production and other internal customers
  • Ability to Mentor Warehouse I & II Associates in Process
  • Maintain area at a 6S standard
  • Requires Minimal Oversight
  • Trained/Understands basic Lean Concepts
  • Be proficient in 5 core functions below
    • Super Market Replenishment
    • Material Handling
    • Operating Material Handling Equipment
    • General Warehousing
    • Loading and Unloading of trucks
    • Assist Inventory Cycle Counting
    • Shipping
    • Packing
    • Processing LTL & TL Customer Orders
    • Receiving
    • Put-Away
    • Picking
    • Processing Inbound Supplier Receipts
    • 6S Functions
    • Kanban Replenishment


Job Requirements:

The position will work in the support of and under the direction of the Warehouse Supervisor and must be capable of performing in a responsible and efficient manner the techniques and tasks that are assigned.

The associate Must:

   - use all required equipment.   
   - Have 1 year experience in warehouse operations, handheld scanning equipment, domestic 
     LTL and TL shipping, export shipping requirements, and basic inventory skills
   - Be familiar with Forklifts and Reach truck operations
   - Be familiar with handheld barcode scanning equipment
   - Be familiar with the use of MS Word, Excel, and Personal Computer operation on a 
      beginner level.
   - Be familiar with the use of picking tickets, packing slips, BOL, and Export Documents

Screening Requirements: Criminal Background Check, Basic Skills, Education and Drug Testing

Benefits Information:
The benefits of employment at LINAK include: Medical Insurance, Life Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Paid Time Off, Paid Holidays, Short-Term Disability, Long-Term Disability, 401(k) Plan with Company Contribution, Teladoc, Tuition Reimbursement, Special Incentive Plans, Onsite Workout Room and climate controlled environment.

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