18 days old

Warehouse Associate

Kelly Services
Gaithersburg, MD 20898
**Material Handler - 8am-4pm M-F - $16-17/hour - Direct Hire w/Benefits!**

**Job Description**

This position assists the Warehouse Manager to ensure that physical plant is clean and well maintained.

Ensures that, food is kept in a safe and organized fashion, greets donors, agencies and partners coming to the warehouse and handles food donations and deliveries in a polite, efficient and safe manner.

Serves as a backup driver as needed to ensure food collection and deliveries are handled safely and efficiently.

S/he will work closely with our staff, vendors, and volunteers with the goal of ensuring participants have access to the maximum food and nutrition benefits available to them through local, state, and federal programs.


Follows warehouse policies and procedures and enforces guidelines with volunteers for the safe and efficient handling perishable and nonperishable food

Ensures the warehouse, food distribution area, and offices are clean and sanitary and free from rodents and pests

Helps to maintain all warehouse equipment, including racks, shelves, storage bins, refrigerators, freezers, forklifts, carts, HVAC systems, generator, pallet jacks, etc.

Assists in supervising the ACS program and volunteers

Ensures the sorting area has food to sort, shelves are kept neat, and food is sorted properly

Helps to set up items needed for volunteer activities are able to be executed including, food presorting, and box packing.

Ensures donors who deliver food have help unloading food, that the food is weighed, and that donor information and donation weight is recorded

Works with the Warehouse manager to ensure proper storage of food in warehouse, including ensuring food is stored safely and at proper temperature

Supports the efforts to follow FIFO principles when sorting and distributing food

Assists in unloading of trucks from grocery store routes and food pickups

Assists loading trucks for satellite sites and deliveries

Ensures that partner picking up food for the Smart Sacks program is greeted promptly and assist loading their vehicles with their food allocation.

Completes Smart Sacks orders per schedule.

Serves as an extra driver for box truck fleet and will assist as need in food pick up at grocery stores along designated route.

Assists in food drive or designated supply pickups as needed

Serves as a backup for food distribution at satellites which entails distributing orders to clients from our truck at designated distribution sites

Participates in major food drive activities to pick-up and unload donated food items.

Other responsibilities as assigned

**Minimum requirements**

2 Years of Warehouse &/OR Montgomery County Volunteer Experience Required

Ability to lift objects up to 75 pounds.

Exceptional customer service.

Ability to work as a part of a team as well as individually.

Valid driver s license and Department of Transportation DOT medical card (preferred) with the proven ability to drive any vehicle.

Clean driving record with no moving violations in the past two years and no major violations in the past ten years.

**Physical Demands:**

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; and stoop, kneel, crouch.

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

As a worker today, its up to you to take charge of your career and look for opportunities to learn, grow, and achieve your potential. Helping you find whats next is what were all about. We know whats going on in the evolving world of workjust ask the 440,000 people we employ each year. Connecting with us means getting the support, guidance, and opportunities needed to take your career where you may have never imagined.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2021-04-02 Expires: 2021-05-03

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Warehouse Associate

Kelly Services
Gaithersburg, MD 20898

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