• Warehouse Operator I

    Job Locations US-NC-Aurora
    Posted Date 1 month ago(9/10/2018 3:09 PM)
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    Job Category
    Manufacturing, Operations & Trades
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  • Job Description

    Warehouse Operator I, Aurora, NC

    Why work at Nutrien? Great question!

    Safety is a core value at Nutrien. Keeping every employee safe, healthy and secure is our top priority. Nothing is more important than seeing our people go home safe at the end of every single day.

    While working here you will have the opportunity to grow your career while helping us feed the future. We pride ourselves in hiring from a variety of backgrounds and truly believe that it is our differences that make us stronger so we hope you will join us.

    In addition to exciting and challenging opportunities, Nutrien offers competitive salaries, great benefits and performance based incentives.

    Outside of the skills and necessary qualifications, you will be committed to sustaining our safe and positive work environment while welcoming working side by side others in a diverse culture. Culture at Nutrien is the core of everything we do and all employees are respectful of diverse opinions and views.

    Hourly position, no direct reports. Reports to Department Supervisor.

    Key Tasks:

    • Assisting with shipping and receiving unloading trucks, checking in merchandise.
    • Reading customer orders, work orders, shipping orders or requisitions to determine items to be moved, gathered or distributed and/or shipped.
    • Moving materials and items from receiving or storage areas to shipping or to other designated areas.
    • Sorting and placing materials or items on racks, shelves or in bins according to predetermined sequence such as size, type, style, and color or product code.
    • Filling requisitions, work orders or requests for materials, tools or other stock items and distribute items to shipping or to designated route driver storage area.
    • Assembling customer orders from stock and place orders on pallets or shelves, or relocate orders to a holding area or shipping department.
    • Marking materials with identifying information using appropriate method.
    • Open bales, crates and other containers.
    • Recording amounts of materials or items received or distributed via appropriate computer program.
    • Assisting in counting of physical inventory.
    • Weighing and counting items for distribution within plant to ensure conformance to company standards.
    • Completing requisition forms to order supplies from other departments.
    • Preparing parcels for mailing.
    • Sweeping, dusting and mopping.  Organizing warehouse and work area for orderliness at all times.
    • Ensure warehouse is accessible and safe.
    • Wearing the proper safety equipment.
    • Other duties as assigned.


    • Takes direction in order to support warehouse activities to ensure we provide excellent customer service, protect warehouse assets, and maintain inventory accuracy.
    • Requires commitment to produce the highest quality product or service while maintaining safety as the number one priority and without compromise to the environment.

    Essential Qualifications:

    • High school diploma or equivalent is required.
    • Maintain a current NC Driver’s License.
    • Maintain a forklift operating permit.
    • Must pass a pre-employment exam and drug screening.

    The National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC) testing is required for all hourly applicants of Nutrien. Applicants must complete this test and meet a minimum of 5 in Graphic Literacy, 5 on Applied Mathematics and 4 on Workplace Documents in order to be considered eligible for employment with Nutrien.


    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Associates degree in related field of study, is preferred.

    Nutrien is committed to creating an inclusive workplace.  We encourage applications from all well qualified candidates who reflect the diversity of the regions where we operate.  This includes recognizing the voluntary identification of status such as gender, sexual orientation, visible minority, Indigenous status, persons with disabilities, and veterans, where applicable.

    If this sounds like a good match, apply now. This job will remain posted until filled. You may be required to undergo a background check and substance test in accordance with Nutrien policies. 

    While we appreciate all applications we receive, we advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted.



    **EOE race/color/sex/sexual orientation/gender identity/disability/veteran


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