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Job opportunity
Dare to grow Job reference 99171
15/9/2021

Packer

Location Plainfield, Indiana, United States
Team Contract Logistics
Working Hours Day Job

At CEVA, we believe that logistics is a people business, that’s why we create an environment of trust and team spirit - we encourage initiative and we empower our talent to grow in their careers.  We are supply chain experts and live and breathe it every day. We offer a broad range of services in Contract Logistics, Air, Ocean and Ground management thanks to our 78,000 employees, operating in more than 160 countries. At CEVA, we are passionate about our work and the value we deliver to our customers and as a company, we are growing at a fast pace - do you Dare to Grow with us?  

 

YOUR ROLE                                                                                                                                                                                         Are you known for your equipment operation skills and passionate about warehouse logistics and organization? Do you enjoy working in a clean and efficient warehouse environment? If so, we have an opportunity that would allow you to execute essential operational processes and contribute to delivering results in a safe and efficient warehouse operation. You will perform various packing crating, loading and bracing of general cargo with the use of a pallet jack, hand truck, or forklift, and various types of industrial power equipment.

 

WHAT ARE YOU GOING TO DO?

  • Accurately measure lumber for cutting in preparation of building wooden pallets for cargo shipments.
  • Properly identify various types of lumber and plywood and determine appropriate grades, weights and types for specific shipments. 
  • Safely use drill press, band saw, nail guns and other power tools.
  • Band crates using banding equipment.
  • Load and unload delicate electronics for crating.
  • Cut stencils and mark crates.
  • Assist in receiving cargo by removing from truck by hand, or using manual equipment such as hand truck, pallet jack or forklift.
  • Perform duties of Distribution Specialists as needed.
  • Develop and maintain excellent customer service to internal and external customers at all times.
  • Perform other duties as assigned

 

WHAT ARE WE LOOKING FOR?  

  • Education and Experience: High School Diploma or GED. Minimum one to three years’ experience. Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals.
  • Credentials: Forklift Driver Certification.  Valid state issued driver's license. Trade or vocational program certificate preferred.
  • Skills: PC literate. Basic typing and/or data entry skills. Knowledge of safe usage of various power tools used in the crating process (power saws, drill press, nail guns, banding equipment, etc.) General knowledge of types of wood used in the crating process (grades and types of lumber and plywood, and the differences of each).
  • Characteristics: Capable of communicating and interacting effectively with multi-functional and diverse backgrounds. Good or corrected vision.  Responds promptly and professionally to customer needs. Ability to read, comprehend and complete basic checklists, forms or other related documents. Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner.

WHAT DO WE HAVE TO OFFER?

With a genuine culture of recognition, we want our employees to grow, develop and be part of our journey. We offer a benefits package with a focus on your wellbeing. This includes competitive Paid Time Off, 401(k), health insurance and an employee benefits platform that offers discounts on gym memberships and a diverse range of retail, travel, car and hospitality brands, including important offerings like pet insurance.

We are a team in every sense, and we support each other and work collaboratively to achieve our goals together.

It is our goal that you will be compensated for your hard work and commitment, so if you’d like to work for one of the top Logistics providers in the world then let’s work together to help you find your new role.

 

ABOUT TOMORROW

We value your professional and personal growth. That’s why we share plenty of career opportunities for you to thrive within CEVA. This role can be the first step on your career path with us.  You can stay in the same job family, find a new family to grow in (how about sales or supply chain?) or find your own path. Join CEVA for a challenging and rewarding career.

 

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CEVA operates in a multicultural, global environment and is a richly diverse organization operating seamlessly as one company. We aim to attract, motivate and retain the best people in our industry, whatever their background.  We share the same passion to deliver world-class solutions to our customers. We have the best supply chain professionals in the industry and develop this talent in an inspiring work environment.

CEVA Logistics is proud to be an equal opportunity work place and an affirmative action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status or any other characteristic.  We are an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individual with Disabilities.

Please note:  Legitimate CEVA Logistics recruitment processes include communication with candidates through recognized professional networks, such as LinkedIn or via an official company email address: firstname.lastname@cevalogistics.com. We recommend that you do not respond to unsolicited business propositions and/or offers from people with whom you are unfamiliar.