Our Logistics department is in search of a Freight Handler to join our team. You will be primarily responsible for packing, loading, and unloading goods. Besides, you should be able to coordinate the freight movement and ensure it reaches destinations on time. You should also be able to maintain an accurate record of all the daily activities.
As a Freight Handler, you should use lifting machinery to move goods and ensure the equipment remains in proper working order. Moreover, you should conduct timely inventory inspections and update its details in the inventory system.
To perform in this job role, you should be physically fit and able to lift heavy loads. Furthermore, you should be able to work at long and flexible schedules. You should also have knowledge of the safety protocols and maintain adherence to it at all times.
If you can ensure efficient freight handling practices, then do get in touch with us. We would like to have you onboard.
Assisting with loading and unloading of goods
Stacking the packages in the store room and categorizing them using boards
Coordinating and ensuring timely movement of freight with other team members
Preparing and documenting freight details
Examining whether the details mentioned on the label and box contents match
Using heavy machinery such as forklifts and pallet jacks to move freight
Packing freight using padding to avoid any damage
Checking and adhering to the freight weight restrictions
Maintaining a detailed and accurate record of the daily activities
Conducting regular inspections of freight handling equipment
Adhering to the health and safety protocols at all times
Updating and maintaining a record of every shipment in the inventory system
Managing daily incoming and outgoing freight
High school diploma or GED
Proven work experience as a Freight Handler or a similar role in the Logistics industry
Familiarity with lifting machinery like forklift, winch, and crane
Knowledge of the standard national and international freight charges
Understanding of the health and safety regulations
Ability to lift and carry heavy loads
Proficiency in Microsoft Office
Good time management and organizational skills
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Ability to work for long and flexible hours
Detail-oriented and highly motivated individual
Ability to work independently and collaboratively
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