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Warehouse Associate - 2nd Shift Wire

Sonepar USA Inc
United States, California, San Leandro
2001 Marina Boulevard (Show on map)
March 16, 2023

Independent Electric Supply, Inc. (IES) opened in 1976 with ten employees to serve electrical contractors working in the high-tech aerospace industry. Today, IES operates 16 electrical supply branches in the Northern California area, San Francisco Bay area, Central Valley, Central Coast and 6 locations throughout Arizona. IES focuses on traditional electrical supply with dedicated specialists in lighting, switchgear, wire management, tool & safety, renewable energy and enhance logistics solutions to meet specific customer needs. Employing close to 600 people and managing over 1 million square feet of warehouse space, IES is one of the strongest electrical distributors in the markets we serve.

In August 2011, IES was acquired by Sonepar USA consisting of the finest locally managed electrical and industrial distributors throughout the United States. Sonepar is the world leader in electrical distribution.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Ability to load, unload, and move materials within or near work site by performing the following duties:
  • Convey materials from storage or work sites to designated area per Sales Ticket.
  • Read work order or follow oral instructions to ascertain materials or containers to be moved.
  • Package merchandise for shipment by common carrier
  • Load materials into vehicles and install strapping, bracing, or padding to prevent shifting or damage in transit.
  • Load and unload materials onto or from pallets, trays, racks, and shelves by hand. Unload incoming vehicles and prepare necessary receiving documents.
  • Handle freight claims as required.
  • Lift heavy objects by hand or with power hoist, and clean work area, machines, and equipment to assist machine operators.
  • Learn to safely operate all the necessary equipment in work area. Operate industrial truck or electric hoist to assist in loading or moving materials and product.
  • Familiarize yourself with all electrical merchandise and where it is stored in the warehouse.
  • Relocate or rearrange merchandise as required.
  • Lock and unlock doors as assigned. Assist in keeping all work areas clean.
  • Count, weigh or measure incoming or outgoing items to compare identifying information and variety against bills of lading, invoices, orders, or other records; examine incoming shipments for damage or shortages and correspond with shipper.
  • Determine method of shipment utilizing knowledge of shipping procedures, routes and rates; prepare materials for shipping.
  • Participate in routing, counting and inspecting items.
  • Ensure proper documentation and package marking with appropriate placards when moving hazardous materials.
  • Fill orders and issue materials and supplies per requests; document transactions appropriately; prepare requisitions and compute costs; keep records of storeroom inventory.
  • Participate in ordering or purchasing standard stock items, such as recommending additions or deletions to standard stock items or ordering replenishments within established procedures and limits.
  • Cutting and spooling all different wire sizes using wire cutting machinery.
  • Track footages of wire on stock wire reels and updating wire tag marker.
  • Communicate when wire inventory levels are low.

  • Other responsibilities may be assigned.