Warehouse Associate

Harahan, Louisiana

Posted in Utilities

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Position Summary:

Carboline is seeking a Warehouse Lead at our facility in Harahan, LA. This person would handle the Shipping/Receiving of Finished Goods, Tinting of Base Product to Customer Required Color, and assist the Service Center Manager in accomplishing Service Center goals.


High School Diploma or equivalent, 2-3 years Warehouse experience.

Must either have forklift certification or have ability to pass forklift certification test.

Physical Requirements:

Must be physically and medically capable of wearing all required personal protective equipment (PPE) required for the job as prescribed under OSHA standards based on exposure and manufacture recommendation for each specific location.

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee must have the ability to stand for up to four hours regularly required to use hands to finger, handle or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; and stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. The employee is occasionally required to sit and climb or balance. The employee must regularly lift and/or move objects over 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include 20/20 vision, with or without correction, close vision, distance vision, color vision, full peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus. Any function may be performed for up to four hours with no breaks.

Operate various warehouse equipment including: forklift, pallet jack and stock picker.

Essential Functions:

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


• Assist with freight loading, unloading, shipping and receiving on appropriate trailers, checking in merchandise, matching purchase orders to sales orders and distributing to sales associates for processing.

• Read customer orders, work orders, shipping orders or requisitions to determine items to be moved, gathered or distributed and/or shipped on schedule in accordance with Shipping Manual procedures

• Pull, from order copy, material by container size and lot number for shipment of Sales and Replenishment orders.

• Move materials and items from receiving or storage areas to shipping or to other designated areas.

• Ensure that all paperwork for carrier shipments is accurately prepared and customer pick-up shipments are tendered with a proper bill of lading.

• Alert the supervisor and local office of any discrepancies on in-bound receipts.

• Perform regular maintenance to any warehouse equipment as required.

File requisitions, work orders or requests for materials, tools or other stock items and distribute items to shipping or to designated route driver storage area.

• Ensure warehouse is orderly, neat, accessible and safe for salespeople and customer traffic at all times.

• Assemble customer orders from stock and place orders on pallets or shelves, or relocate orders to a holding area or shipping department in a timely manner

• Mark materials with identifying information using appropriate method, following all safety precautions and policies

• Record amounts of materials or items received or distributed via appropriate computer program.

• May be assigned facilities maintenance duties as needed.

• May be required to wear PPE based on exposure and manufactures recommendation. Based on local safety department requirements for each position.

• Participate in hazard communication employee training programs, including explanations of labels and the SDSs and how to obtain and use the information


• Receive order copy and pull base material to be Rapid Tinted.

• Verify correct formula is attached to RTS order.

• Add designated tint paste to base product as called for by formula and verify proper color, per established procedures.

• Tag tinted material with color designation.

• Stage tinted material awaiting shipment.

• Committed to the Company's safety and quality programs.


• Work with Service Center Manger to coordinate and assign work to warehouse personnel.

• Keep Service Center Manager advised on delays and problems in completing shipping/warehouse tasks.

• Direct and monitor loading and unloading of all freight to insure minimal damage.

• Review all paperwork associated with warehousing functions for errors.

• Report violations of all safety rules and guidelines.

• Advise Service Center Manager of supplies as needed.

• Monitor equipment to insure they are in good, safe working condition.

• Committed to the Company's safety and quality programs.

Who We Are:

Carboline is a St. Louis-based coatings manufacturer with a global reach. The company, founded in 1947, produces high-quality performance coatings, linings, and fireproofing products in more than 20 manufacturing facilities around the world. Carboline has been ranked a top workplace for seven years in a row, so culture and maintaining a safe and clean work environment is something we take very seriously.

Carboline is part of RPM International Inc., a $6.1 billion, multinational company with subsidiaries that are world leaders in specialty coatings, sealants, building materials and related services. From homes and workplaces to infrastructure and precious landmarks, RPM's market-leading brands are trusted by consumers and professionals alike to help build a better world.

If you want to be part of a growing global organization with opportunity for growth, we would like to meet you.

What We Offer:

We offer a team atmosphere that fosters cooperation and creativity; a management team committed to employee development and an environment where people are empowered to make decisions. Our career opportunities offer unlimited earnings potential and our comprehensive benefits package is among the best in the industry which includes affordable benefits, a company match 401K plan and a retirement pension plan.

Carboline is an Equal Opportunity Employer that values the strength diversity brings to the workplace. Individuals with Disabilities and Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.

"In order to be the best, we must hire the best"

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