Newgistics Inc. Package Handler in Greenwood, Indiana

This position is responsible for supporting the operation through a variety of positions and activities on either the reverse or delivery side of the operation. Individuals are typically cross trained in Picking, Shipping and Cycle Counting. Responsible for following all safety and quality guidelines.

General Material Handling:

  • Prepares new gaylords for replacement on the line

  • Inspect loaded pallets before pulling from the line

  • Pulls and replaces gaylords

  • Closes full pallets as directed

  • Stages pallets for shipping

  • Prepares for material handling area set up

Pallet and Sack Loading:

  • Utilizes brick stack method for maximizing gaylord density

  • Arranges pallets to best utilize package flow on conveyor

  • Remains within pallet building area during run of operation

  • Utilizes appropriate pallet for each particular customer

  • Follows process to ensure a proper pallet building process

  • Utilizes RF scanner to scan the pallet ID, scan parcels, place packages into containers

  • Handles and loads parcel sacks using the proper methods

Line Feeding:

  • Positions pallet appropriately, cuts stretch film or opens postal sacks or bags to free freight

  • Stack packages on feed conveyor with labels facing up or forward

  • Ensure packages have a continual flow

  • Set aside any opened, damaged, or empty packages and inform supervisor

  • Advise when load is completed

  • Move and empty pallets

  • Maintains a quality environment by ensuring proper freight separation

Induction scanning:

  • Select package off feed conveyor and scan package using specific scanning guidelines to ensure an efficient scanning speed

  • Measure package to determine if any additional postage necessary

  • Determine if Priority, Balloon, NMF, or Oversize and flag correctly in system

  • Ensure scan corresponds with mail class being processed

  • Identify any opened, empty or damaged packages and advise supervisor

  • After scanning, move package to correct place based on route code

  • Scan at or above minimum standards

  • Experience in warehouse/fulfillment operations helpful but not required

  • Knowledge of postal rules and regulations a plus but not required

  • Knowledge of computers beneficial but not required

Essential Functions:

  • Ability to adhere to all proper safety guidelines

  • Ability to utilize safe lifting techniques

  • Ability to lift 50 lbs

  • Ability to see, hear, read, walk, bend, twist, stand, and reach for an entire scheduled shift

Our Winning Formula

We do the right thing, the right way:

  • We work as a team

  • We treat each other with respect

  • We take pride in our work

  • We are friendly

ID: 1959

of Positions: 117

External Company Name: Newgistics, Inc.

External Company URL:

Street: 1415 Collins Road

Post End Date: 12/31/2018