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7/19/2017
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Warehouse Associate
XPO Logistics | Richmond, Virginia
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Job Description

XPO provides cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the world's most successful companies, including Disney, Pepsi, L'Oréal, Toyota and many others. We're growing worldwide. And we're constantly looking for talented individuals at all levels who can deliver the caliber of service our customers require. If you're ready to give us your best, let's talk. We'd like to invest in you. (NYSE: XPO)

Summary

Warehouse Associates at XPO Logistics perform all tactical functions in the facility as assigned; including, receiving, staging, scanning, put-away, picking, returns preparation, trash removal, and facility clean up.

Essential Functions

  • Receive and unload merchandise from incoming freight
  • Sort and place items on pallets and racks per company requirements
  • Read customer orders, work orders, shipping orders, or requisitions to determine items to be moved, gathered, or distributed or shipped
  • Prepare items for shipment by identifying and comparing necessary manifests, invoices, or other records
  • Ensure warehouse is accessible and safe for employee and customer traffic
  • Label all materials clearly and correctly
  • Assist with physical inventory count when requested
  • Perform basic facility maintenance duties as needed
  • Wear proper safety equipment, adhering to all safety procedures and programs

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities 

  • High School diploma, or GED
  • Three months or more related experience or training
  • One year of logistics or transportation experience preferred
  • Able to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals
  • Able to write routine reports and correspondence
  • Able to add, subtract, multiply and divide into all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals

Disclaimer Language

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work 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, as needed.

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.

About XPO Logistics

XPO Logistics is a top ten global provider of transportation and logistics solutions. We provide services for truck brokerage and transportation, less-than-truckload, intermodal, highly-engineered supply chain solutions, contract logistics, last mile, expedite, global forwarding and managed transportation. XPO serves more than 50,000 customers with a highly integrated network of 1,469 locations in 32 countries. The bedrock of our company is our people: more than 84,000 employees operating as one cohesive organization with a single-minded focus on customer service. Many of the customers we serve are in the manufacturing, retail, e-commerce, industrial, technology, aerospace, chemical, life sciences and government sectors. You'll find that we're passionate about helping our customers operate their supply chains more effectively. Equally important are our qualitative resources: our zero-failure mentality, our deep experience in every service we offer, and our ability to provide integrated, end-to-end supply chain solutions to large accounts.

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