Warehouse Associates


Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain

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Job Type




Salary Range

Up to USD9.50/hr

No. of Openings


Branch Information

Charleston, WV - (USA) 503 Pennsylvania Avenue WV Charleston , WV - 25302 Phone : 304-346-9617



Job Description

Manpower of WV is seeking Warehouse Associates for a temporary assignment in Charleston, WV. The work is very physical requiring the manual lifting, carrying, and moving/arranging of boxes while standing, stooping, crawling, kneeling and twisting.

Warehouse Associates process orders and move boxes of files, books, binders and other materials manually and via hand carts. Their primary tasks include the moving, arranging, lifting and loading of storage boxes, bins and totes. Employees must be able to lift and carry the boxes ranging in weight from 24-50lbs on a regular basis, without assistance. Employees must also be able to load and safely operate hand trucks and pallet jacks while walking on uneven and concrete surfaces.

Work schedule is M-F, 9 hours a day including 30-minute lunch and two 15-minute breaks

Job requirements:

Protective, slip-resistant footwear required

Walk, stand, kneel, squat, stoop and bend for extended periods of time

Work without assistance in order to grip, lift, push, pull, and carry boxes including up and down inclines, stairs, and over changes in walking surface/elevation

Read and write English

Lift and move boxes, read labels, and process incoming and outgoing orders.

Operate hand held scanner

Climb and balance on Ladder Carts

Lift and carry boxes weighing up to 50 lbs without assistance for prolonged periods

Employee must be able to load, operate and move hand carts, pallet jacks and various other material handling aids

Load and shrink wrap pallets at ground level, or on carts

Load boxes onto pallets and load pallets onto trucks manually and with material handling aids

Candidates must be able to successfully pass a Federal/State background check and a pre-employment drug test

Who is Manpower?

Locally owned, but globally connected, Manpower is a full service staffing and human resources company that provides thousands of jobs every year across West Virginia, Ohio and Kentucky. Manpower provides recruitment and assessment, training and development, career management, outsourcing and workforce solutions across the region.

For more information on exciting local employment opportunities and to register with us, please visit www.Manpower.com or follow us on Facebook at Manpower WV.

Manpower is an EEO/AA/ADA/Veterans employer