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Warehouse Specialist

Company: Potawatomi Defense Operations
Location: Seattle
Posted on: August 7, 2022

Job Description:

Job Description Warehouse Specialist Location: Seattle, Washington Pls. apply online at: FLSA Classification: Non-Exempt - Hourly Pay Rate: $25.00 per hour Health/Welfare benefit Employment Class: Full Time Regular Position Summary: Potawatomi Defense Operations is seeking a qualified Warehouse Specialist who is responsible for providing an assortment of warehouse functions including overseeing handling and receiving of materials, noting damaged, surplus, or missing inventory, and maintaining organization and cleanliness of the warehouse. Essential Duties & Responsibilities: The daily responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Supervising the handling of dispatch and received material Systematic storage of all equipment and/or materials Keeping note of all damaged, surplus, and missing inventory Ascertaining proper labeling, tagging, and packaging of materials Examining all stored equipment and materials and ensuring the quality and standard of the goods as per warehouse norms Evaluation and inventory reports and conducting timely audits Perform other duties as assigned Supervision: This position works independently under general supervision of the On-Site Project Manager and On-Site Supervisor. Candidate also receives non-supervisory guidance from the site designated Government Point of Contact (often the Facility Manager). Performance is evaluated in terms of effectiveness in successful completion of assigned work tasks on time, taking imitative within job responsibilities, and ability to foster and maintain constructive and positive work relationships with all staff and management. Qualifications: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Minimum Qualifications: High school graduate or General Education Degree (GED) Must be able and certified to operate a forklift and similar equipment Valid driver---s license and clean driving record, ability to operate company vehicles Ability to pass a pre-employment background check and drug screening Ability to pass background check by Federal Agency to obtain security access badging Candidates must be a United States Citizen or Permanent Resident Knowledge of principles and practices of safety management Knowledge of pertinent local, state, and federal laws, ordinances, codes, and rules Ability to communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing Ability to analyze, evaluate, and recommend sound solutions to problems of routine nature Ability to work independently and efficiently Ability to maintain effective working relationships with a diversified group of people under sometimes trying and stressful conditions Preferred Qualifications: Certified Forklift Operator Two (2) years of college level course work or trade school completed One (1) to two (2) years of similar work experience 40-HAZWOPER certified Core Competencies: Self-Motivated- Ability to be internally inspired to perform a task to the best of one---s ability using his or her own drive or initiative. Communication, Oral - Ability to communicate effectively with others using the spoken word. Time Management - Ability to utilize the available time to organize and complete work within given deadlines. Goal Oriented - Ability to focus on a goal and obtain a pre-determined result. Accuracy - Ability to perform work accurately and thoroughly. Physical Demands: Frequent lifting, sitting, standing, stooping for prolonged periods of time, using hands/fingers requiring dexterity, should have good hand-eye coordination and motion control in coordination with handling tools, equipment, and other related components. Reaching with hands and arms for items above and below sight level, talking, hearing (frequently communicates with field personnel via various modes, i.e. radio; must be able to relay accurate information), and seeing (up close, at a distance, along the periphery, with depth, color perception, and the ability to adjust focus); walking from place to place within the project location with occasional use of stairs and no elevator available; bending, pushing, pulling, kneeling and standing for up to 12 hours. Frequent lifting of up to 50-75 pounds such as equipment and other materials. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. To perform this job successfully an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. To the extent practicable in a field setting, reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Potawatomi Defense Operations is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action-Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability or any other protected class. Company Description We invite you to join our team of professionals Potawatomi Defense Operations is a federal government contractor and is a trusted government partner providing product manufacturing, distribution of military & tactical gear and heavy & civil engineering construction management for projects to its federal clients.

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