Warehouse Associate - Maps

  • Job Reference: 00000785-1
  • Date Posted: 4 June 2021
  • Company: East View Map Link
  • Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

The Warehouse Associate will work in an open warehouse team environment for East View Map Link, the world's largest map distributor. This is a mostly standing/walking position responsible for a variety of warehouse functions like pick/pack/ship of paper map products: Folded maps, rolled maps, framed maps, and atlases. This person must be a self-starter, with proven communication skills, accuracy, reliability, quality and detail orientated, with the ability to organize and prioritize a fast-faced workload, ensuring deadlines are met.

Key Responsibilities:

Manually pull, pack and ship light-weight maps, small books, and atlases into envelops and tubes.

Assemble, package, and ship some Print on Demand (POD) paper maps.

Machine / hand roll / sleeve, and tube maps for shipping.

Mount media and assemble and frame products.

Utilize shipping software e.g., Endicia, UPS Worldship, Shipstation.

Receive incoming inventory off pallets and place on appropriate shelves. (No forklifts.)

Conduct periodic physical inventory counts and resolve discrepancies.

Coordinate with carriers to provide timely specialty shipments using DHL or Fed Ex International.

Identify, develop, and execute various Operations initiatives to increase efficiency and productivity.

Maintaining a neat and orderly warehouse facility.

Other tasks as assigned by warehouse team leaders.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:

High School Diploma

1+ years warehouse, bookstore, shipping, printing, or library experience

Familiarity with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, etc.) is a plus