Warehouse Operator

Date: 22 May 2023

Location: Springfield, MO, US, 65803

Company: Glanbia



The Warehouse Assistant is responsible for shipping and receiving product with accuracy as well as order (BPR) picking, repacking, loading of raw material, unloading, sampling, storing of raw material and supporting production needs.



  • Receive and store all incoming materials in the proper warehouse storage areas.
  • Accurately barcode all incoming raw materials.
  • Accurately pull/prepare material for shipping from pick list and shrink-wrap for safe transport, including cleaning drum lids; attaching shipping labels and checking all lot numbers to make sure proper material and lot numbers are shipped to customer.
  • Complete daily shipping and receiving inspection form. 
  • Print product labels for sales orders.
  • Accurately collect and attach shipping document to pertaining outbound orders. 
  • Send receipt of product email.
  • Segregate incoming raw material per material and batch.
  • Physically load/unload boxes and drums of material (up to 50 lbs) onto/from transportation vehicles.
  • Secure third and fourth level tier pallets by re-wrapping or transferring to lower tier. 
  • Load/unload pallets from transportation vehicles using forklift or pallet jack. 
  • Use UPS manifest system for preparing shipments.
  • Distribute incoming UPS/FedEx packages to recipients. 
  • Follow company safety procedures and consistently maintain a sanitary and orderly work environment.
  • Thoroughly inspect and complete safety inspection forms.
  • Operate all warehouse machinery in a careful manner and abide by all safety rules.
  • Perform daily safety inspection of all warehouse equipment.
  • Perform inventory of raw material and packaging.(Cycle Counts)
  • Maintain parking lot and trash bin area. 
  • Perform daily warehouse housekeeping duties. (Sweep and mop warehouse floor, dust walls, cabinets, rails, charger stand, pest control traps, corners, webs)
  • Prepare and package hazardous material according to D.O.T standards. 
  • Safely prepare, store, and handle hazardous materials according to OSHA guidelines and procedures.
  • Perform the local daily driving duties and back up the non-local driver. 
  • Pull and prepare production orders and items for inspection.
  • Invert and wrap material going into and out of production.
  • Answer radio calls and complete requests in a timely manner. 
  • Remove and dispose production and warehouse trash as well as disposing overages. 
  • Receipting blends and putting blends and other items away using an SAP handheld.
  • Provide material and packaging to production as requested.
  • Regular attendance is an essential function of this position.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


  • High School Diploma or G.E.D preferred.
  • Demonstrated clear communication skills – written and verbal.
  • Experience and ability to operate a stand-up forklift and a motorized pallet jack.
  • Clean DMV record with a valid driver license.
  • Ability to follow direction and work with S.O.P.’s
  • Must be detailed oriented and able to read lot numbers.


Knowledge, Skills, &Abilities:

  • Ability to work with amino acids, vitamins and fine chemicals in powder and liquid form.
  • Ability to work with allergen products (peanuts, soy, dairy, etc.)
  • Must be able to work flexible hours to include overtime and weekends when needed.
  • Ability to handle multiple, rapidly changing and conflicting priorities.
  • Knowledge of MRP systems, MS Office products required.
  • Must be able to read and speak English. 


  • May be exposed to moderate noise levels (i.e. office equipment, light traffic).
  • May be exposed to moderate to high noise levels (i.e. production equipment, forklifts, heavy traffic).
  • May be exposed to dust, humidity, intense heat and cold, outdoor weather conditions, and fumes and toxic chemicals.
  • May work in areas with mechanical moving parts, above ground with risk of fall, or areas with risk of electrical shock.

Physical Demands:

  • Ability to lift 50 lbs consistently.
  • Regularly involves talking or listening, sitting, and the use of hands and fingers.
  • Regularly involves going up and down stairs.
  • Frequently involves reaching with hands and arms, standing and walking.
  • Occasionally involves crouching, stooping, kneeling and/or climbing or balancing.

Physical Requirements:

  • Lifting requirements will need to be evaluated for this position.
  • Must be able to lift and carry items weighing up to 20 pounds.
  • Manual dexterity sufficient to reach/handle items, works with the fingers, and perceives attributes of objects and materials.
  • Involves moderate physical activity performing non-strenuous daily activities of a primarily administrative nature. 
  • Should be able to identify and distinguish colors, see clearly at 20 inches or closer and 20 feet or more, observe an area that can be seen up and down or to the left and right while eyes are fixed on a given point, judge distances and spatial relationships, and adjust the eye to bring an object into sharp focus.


Must perform the essential duties and responsibilities with or without reasonable accommodation efficiently and accurately without causing significant safety threat to self or others. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and/or skills required of all personnel so classified.




At Glanbia, we celebrate diversity, because we know that our individual strengths make us stronger together. We welcome and encourage interest from a wide variety of candidates, and we will give your application consideration, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, or disability status. 


At Glanbia our culture will celebrate individuality, knowing that together we are more.

Nearest Major Market: Springfield