Americold provides temperature-controlled warehousing and transportation to food producers, restaurants, schools and retail outlets such as grocery stores. We're proud to provide an essential link in the food and beverage industry supply chain, and to play our part in ensuring families across the US and overseas can sit down together to eat.
Based in Atlanta, Georgia, Americold owns and operates 155+ temperature-controlled warehouses in the United States, Australia, New Zealand, China, Argentina, and Canada. In North America we have over 11,000 associates and offer a wide variety of employment opportunities - from warehouse forklift operators and supervisors to accounting, customer support, engineering, transportation, and technology solutions positions.
Under general supervision, the Checker will coordinate and expedite the flow of products according to shipment schedule by checking paperwork against product, as it is loaded and unloaded from trucks.
Access computerized product of customer information to answer general questions as well as those related to specific accounts
Check figures, postings, and documents for correct entry, mathematical accuracy, and proper codes
Ensure trucks/trailers are properly loaded and weight distributed to ensure safe operation of the vehicle
Code documents according to company procedures
Compare computer printouts to manually maintained journals to determine if they match
Comply with federal, state, and company policies, procedures, and regulations
Maintain inventory records (also may include labelling product)
Match order forms with invoices, and record the necessary information
Operate computers to record, store, and analyze information
Follow attendance policy, show up for work on time and ready to work assigned shift
Perform general office duties such as filing, answering telephones, and handling routine correspondence
Prepare purchase orders and expense reports
Reconcile or note and report discrepancies found in records
Perform other duties as assigned
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:
Ability to work in fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment
Good customer service skills
Ability to pay close attention to detail
Experience working in warehouse environment
Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide
Ability to carry out instructions as written, oral or in diagram form
Ability to solve routine problems
Strong communication skills
Must have strong relationship building skills
Relate to others beyond giving and receiving instructions
Ability to perform work activities requiring reasoning, negotiating, instructing, persuading, or speaking with others
Tools and Technology Required:
Experience with Warehouse Management Systems (WMS)
Experience with Microsoft Office Suite
May need forklift certification or other relevant certifications
High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED) preferred, or at least one year related work experience
Americold is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer EOE/AA M/F/D/V DFW
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