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Job Title: Warehouse Worker

Job Summary: We are seeking a reliable and hardworking Warehouse Worker to join our team. The Warehouse Worker will be responsible for performing an array of duties such as receiving and processing incoming stock and materials, picking and filling orders from stock, packing and shipping orders, and organizing and retrieving stock in the warehouse.


  • Receive and process incoming stock and materials
  • Pick and fill orders from stock
  • Pack and ship orders
  • Organize and retrieve stock in the warehouse
  • Perform inventory controls and keep quality standards high for audits
  • Maintain a clean and safe working environment
  • Operate and maintain warehouse equipment
  • Assist with other warehouse tasks as needed


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Proven working experience as a warehouse worker
  • Ability to lift heavy objects
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Ability to operate warehouse equipment
  • Basic computer skills
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills

Physical Demands:

  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds
  • Ability to stand, walk, and bend for extended periods of time
  • Ability to work in a warehouse environment with varying temperatures

Work Environment:

  • Warehouse environment with varying temperatures
  • Fast-paced and deadline-driven environment
  • May be required to work overtime and weekends

Salary: Salary will be commensurate with experience.


  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • 401(k) plan
  • Paid time off

Frequently Asked Questions about hiring a Warehouse Worker

What is the best way to find and hire a Warehouse Worker near me?
Online job boards are the best place to find qualified Warehouse Worker applicants. Employers posting their Warehouse Worker job on Indeed get about 19 applications from that board on average.
Which job boards should I post on to find Warehouse Worker applicants?
You should post to multiple job boards at once. The most successful job postings for a Warehouse Worker are on Indeed – but on average, employers post to 9 boards at the same time, using tools like Workstream. Publishing to multiple job boards at once helps you get your first applicant in 12 hours on average, which is shorter than the national average for Warehouse Worker positions.
What's the best way to communicate with applicants looking for a Warehouse Worker role?
SMS has 91% open rates which is higher than phone call or Email. Text to hire today!
Is it OK to text Warehouse Worker job applicants?
Hourly paid workers, such as Warehouse Workers are actually more engaged when texting about jobs. We have found that text messages are 136% better than email at getting an applicant's response. Have a look at Workstream, which automates the process of texting and uses a phone number specifically assigned to your job post so you don’t have to use your personal phone.
Can I use a different phone number to engage Warehouse Worker applicants via text message?
Yes, tools such as Workstream provide custom phone numbers that allow employers to engage with applicants through their tool without having to use a personal or business cell phone.

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