35 Positions To Hire For A Distribution Warehouse Operation

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At MGR Workforce, we know that the success of any logistics endeavor relies heavily on the dedication and expertise of its workforce. With this in mind, we have compiled a comprehensive overview of the essential roles within a warehouse setting—each position serving as a pivotal cog in the vast machinery of supply chain management.

If you’re looking to fill any of these roles in your warehouse, distribution, or logistics operation – contact MGR Workforce today. We specialize in warehouse staffing, and can get send workers to your warehouse quickly!

These roles are critical in ensuring a smoothly running warehouse, each contributing to different aspects of the operation, from inventory management to quality control and efficient shipping and receiving processes.

1. General Labourers

  • Loading and unloading shipments.
  • Organizing stock in the warehouse.
  • Maintaining a clean and safe work environment.

2. Forklift Operators

  • Operating heavy machinery to move goods.
  • Ensuring safety in handling heavy items.
  • Contributing to efficient warehouse operations.

3. Reset/Remodel Workers

  • Transforming warehouse spaces for new uses.
  • Setting up areas for new product lines.
  • Reconfiguring layouts for optimal workflow.

4. Pickers & Pullers

  • Gathering products accurately for orders.
  • Ensuring efficiency in order fulfillment.
  • Maintaining attention to detail in product selection.

5. Inventory Control Specialist

  • Monitoring and managing inventory levels.
  • Ensuring accuracy in stock counts.
  • Identifying and addressing discrepancies.

6. Quality Control Inspector

  • Inspecting products for defects or quality issues.
  • Implementing quality control standards.
  • Coordinating with other teams to address quality concerns.

7. Shipping Coordinator

  • Organizing and managing outgoing shipments.
  • Coordinating with logistics providers.
  • Handling paperwork and compliance for shipping.

8. Receiving Manager

  • Overseeing the receipt of incoming goods.
  • Verifying shipments against orders.
  • Managing the unloading process and initial quality checks.

9. Warehouse Supervisor

  • Overseeing daily warehouse operations.
  • Managing staff and delegating tasks.
  • Ensuring safety protocols are followed.

10. Logistics Analyst

  • Analyzing and improving logistics processes.
  • Developing strategies to increase efficiency and reduce costs.

11. Maintenance Technician

  • Performing routine maintenance on equipment.
  • Troubleshooting and repairing machinery issues.

12. Safety Coordinator

  • Implementing safety protocols.
  • Conducting safety training and drills.
  • Monitoring compliance with safety regulations.

13. Order Processor

  • Processing customer orders.
  • Ensuring order accuracy and timeliness.
  • Handling order-related queries.

14. Warehouse Trainer

  • Training new employees.
  • Developing training materials and programs.
  • Assessing trainee performance.

15. Administrative Assistant

  • Managing paperwork and records.
  • Assisting with scheduling and organization.
  • Providing general administrative support.

16. Customer Service Representative

  • Handling customer inquiries and complaints.
  • Providing information about products and services.
  • Managing customer accounts.

17. Supply Chain Coordinator

  • Coordinating supply chain operations.
  • Managing vendor relationships.
  • Tracking shipments and inventory.

18. IT Support Specialist

  • Maintaining warehouse IT systems.
  • Troubleshooting technical issues.
  • Implementing new technology solutions.

19. Human Resources Coordinator

  • Managing staffing needs and recruitment.
  • Handling employee relations and paperwork.
  • Ensuring compliance with labor laws.

20. Data Entry Clerk

  • Inputting data into warehouse management systems.
  • Ensuring accuracy and timeliness of records.

21. Transportation Coordinator

  • Managing transportation schedules and logistics.
  • Coordinating with drivers and shipping companies.

22. Packaging Specialist

  • Packing products securely for shipment.
  • Ensuring packaging meets quality standards.

23. Returns Processing Assistant

  • Handling returned goods.
  • Inspecting and processing returns according to company policies.

24. Inventory Auditor

  • Conducting regular inventory audits.
  • Identifying and reporting discrepancies.

25. Procurement Assistant

  • Assisting in the procurement of warehouse supplies.
  • Managing relationships with suppliers.
  • Processing purchase orders and invoices.

26. Loading Dock Supervisor

  • Supervising loading and unloading activities.
  • Ensuring smooth operation of the dock area.
  • Coordinating with warehouse and transportation teams.

27. Environmental Health and Safety Officer

  • Ensuring compliance with environmental health and safety standards.
  • Conducting risk assessments.
  • Implementing safety training and awareness programs.

28. Export/Import Compliance Specialist

  • Managing compliance with export and import regulations.
  • Preparing and managing relevant documentation.
  • Coordinating with customs and regulatory agencies.

29. Robotics Technician

  • Maintaining and troubleshooting robotic systems.
  • Ensuring smooth operation of automation technology.

30. Loss Prevention Specialist

  • Monitoring for and preventing theft or loss.
  • Conducting investigations and audits.
  • Implementing loss prevention strategies.

31. Stow Associate

  • Accurately stowing products in storage areas.
  • Optimizing space utilization.

32. Inbound Coordinator

  • Managing and coordinating inbound shipments.
  • Overseeing the receiving process.

33. Outbound Coordinator

  • Coordinating outbound orders and shipments.
  • Ensuring timely dispatch of goods.

34. Workflow Analyst

  • Analyzing and optimizing workflow processes.
  • Implementing efficiency improvement strategies.

35. Yard Marshal

  • Managing the flow of trucks and trailers in the yard.
  • Coordinating with dock and warehouse staff for efficient loading and unloading.

Missing one or more of these roles in your warehouse, distribution, or logistics operation? We specialize in warehouse staffing, and can get send workers to your warehouse quickly! Click here to contact MGR Workforce today.



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