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Warehouse Associate (Forklift) BUFNY

Buffalo, New York
Job Type
13 Sep 2020

This locally owned thriving Cheektowaga business is looking for a highly organized and energetic person to join the team as a Warehouse Associate. We are looking for a career-minded fast learner, who thinks it's fun to work in a friendly, fast-paced small business and takes pride in their work. We need someone that is not afraid to handle multiple tasks and interact directly with customers. We need a proactive, positive problem-solver to make our team even better and more productive.

You will be working under the supervision of the Manager and performing a variety of warehouse related tasks. This will include the loading and unloading of vehicles, handling of materials within the warehouse, and to/from the loading area, verifying materials shipped, and maintaining warehouse and showroom cleanliness.

Other responsibilities for the position will include:

  • Checking deliveries to make sure they are in good shape and as noted on the manifest
  • Recording deliveries and maintaining inventory with the computer system
  • Pulling merchandise from warehouse or showroom floor and preparing for delivery
  • Operating forklift to move merchandise
  • Working with the Manager to ensure all policies and guidelines are being followed
  • Observing all safety and security procedures
  • Other duties as assigned by the Manager


Our ideal candidate for the Warehouse Associate position will have experience working in a warehouse environment and possess a working knowledge of warehouse procedures. In addition, we are looking for our Warehouse Associate to have a high school diploma or equivalent as well as at least 1 year of warehouse and/or forklift experience. The equivalent combination of education and experience is also acceptable.

Other preferred requirements for the Warehouse Service Coordinator include:

  • Knowledge of computerized inventory control systems
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including the ability to understand and communicate numerical data
  • Ability to calculate simple figures and amounts
  • Ability to push, pull and lift materials up to 70 lbs
  • Proven strength following through on commitments


We offer a starting hourly wage of $13-15 with an opportunity for later promotion of managing our Pro-Shop sundries supply business. We also offer a retirement plan, assistance with healthcare, and paid vacation time.

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  • Job Reference: 173895075-2
  • Date Posted: 13 September 2020
  • Recruiter: ProSource Wholesale
  • Location: Buffalo, New York
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent