Warehouse Associate in Mount Juliet, TN at Volt

Date Posted: 8/1/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    16 weeks
  • Date Posted:
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  • Pay Rate
    $12.0 - $13.25/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description


The receiving departments responsibilities are to receive and process a variety of merchandise on a daily basis. The following is a list of requirements for receiving:

  • Receive a variety of retail products
  • Able to stand on feet for 8 hours or more per day
  • Able to process a minimum of 85 units per hour
  • Able to lift up to 50 lbs several times per day

Positions within receiving include:

  • Receiver – scan and label items, place on conveyor.
  • Sorter – sort items for receiver
  • Material handler – move pallets of items to receiving pods using a Pallet jack
  • Exceptions – same responsibilities as a receiver, but must also research items with no UPC and find correct information for the item online


Sorters responsible for sorting items into appropriate boxes or pallets, and preparing those items for shipping. The following is a list of requirements:

  • Must be able to process a minimum of 185 units per hour
  • Must be able to stand of feet for 8 hours or more per day
  • Must be able to up to 50 lbs multiple times per day

Positions within sorting include:

  • End of line - sort totes and items to appropriate sorting area
  • Sorter – Sort individual items to shipping boxes or pallets
  • Closer – pack and seal boxes and pallets, and prepare them for shipping
  • Auditor – Audit items from receiving to ensure they are being processed correctly


  The shipping department is responsible for shipping purchased  items to the customer. Requirements for shipping are as follows:

  • Be able to stand on feet for 8 hours or more per day
  • Be able to lift items of varying weight several times per day
  • Be able to operate and understand information on a Computer
  • Must be able to ship a minimum of 35 packages per hour

Positions within shipping include:

  • Shipper – package and ship items to customer
  • Put away – Put new items on inventory shelves as they are received
  • Picker – Pick items that have been ordered by customer and stage them for the shippers.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer