Warehouse Worker-Food Bank Distribution Warehouse

//Warehouse Worker-Food Bank Distribution Warehouse
Warehouse Worker-Food Bank Distribution Warehouse

Job Summary

Perform an array of functions in Mid West Simon Communities Food Distribution Warehouse, that will include receiving and processing incoming stock and materials, picking and filling orders from stock, packing and distributing orders, or managing, organising and retrieving stock in the warehouse. This position is supported by funding from Limerick City and County Council and the Social Interventions Fund

Essential duties and responsibilities

  • Assist distributing and receiving unloading trucks and checking in merchandise
  • Prepares orders by processing requests and supply orders; pulling materials; packing boxes; placing orders in delivery area
  • Sort and place materials or items on racks, shelves or in bins according to organizational standards
  • Open bales, crates and other containers
  • Maintains inventory controls by collecting stock location orders, printing request, recording amounts of materials or items received or distributed through a computer. Assist in counting of physical inventory
  • Maintains safe and clean work environment by keeping shelves, pallet area, and work stations neat; Sweep, dust and mop. Organize warehouse and work area for orderliness at all times
  • Wear the proper safety equipment

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required

  • 1-2 yrs previous warehouse experience preferred
  • Good communication, organizational, time management skills
  • Dependable and Reliable
  • Inventory, Equipment maintenance, data entry and computer skills may be required
  • Valid driver’s license required

Reporting Relationship

Reporting to Foodbank & Distribution Coordinator

Hours and Compensation: – Fixed term contract 12 months

Weekly Hours: 20 hours per week

Salary, €11.50 per hour

Holiday entitlement: 25 days p.a. pro rata

To Apply:

Applicants must complete a Mid West Simon application form and submit it with a cover letter. If you have further questions, please contact Jackie Bonfield, CEO, using this link: jackie@mwsimon.ie. We are located at 36 Eastlink Business Park, Ballysimon Road, Limerick or call 061/603240

CLOSING DATE: Tuesday, November 21st  2017@ 3:00PM


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