Hiring near me - FedEx - Package Handler

FedEx Supply Chain

Posted On: 2021-05-06 (valid until 2021-12-31)

Location(s): Amlin, OH, 43002


Salary: --


About the job

FedEx package handlers perform various tasks in a warehouse setting. The most duties of the package handlers include ensuring successful delivery and transfer of products to its intended destination. Package handlers perform physical labor and must be fit enough to lift packages which may weigh between 50 and 100 pounds. This is often an entry-level position. Candidates may begin by working part-time during evening or day hours. Promotions usually involve getting more work done, working more daytime shifts and gaining more hours.

Fedex package handlers are responsible for physically loading and unloading packages by hand, including placing, pushing, lifting, carrying and pulling the item in an efficient and safe manner, using safe package moving and handling techniques to assist employees and minimize the danger of injuries, communicating with fellow employees and supervisors. A FedEx package handler must have strong interpersonal skills.

Job Duties

  • Sorting packages and placing them on sorting machines that transfers the products to loading docks.
  • Ensuring the safe and successful transfer of products and packages to their intended destination.
  • Handling goods and documents in a busy warehouse setting.
  • Loading/unloading packages and parcels on and off under the instructions received by supervisors.
  • Communicate efficiently with fellow workers, supervisors and other members of the team.
  • Well versed with automated and manual packaging machines.
  • Moving and storing materials and products.
  • Assisting with the unloading trucks and displaying teamwork with other employees.
  • Managing internal control procedures and cycle counting to make sure the safe handling of parcels and packages.
  • Loading heavy packages onto the conveyor belt or on delivery trucks.
  • May also be required to select up and deliver packages in a timely manner to the intended destination.
  • Job Requirements

  • Must pass a physical evaluation before employment to make sure the candidate is physically fit.
  • Must pass drug screening and background checks for employment as FedEx package handlers.
  • Applicants will undergo testing to make sure they need the potential to abide by the workplace safety regulations.
  • Must be a minimum of 16 years old.
  • Must be punctual and capable of working under the employer’s instructions on how the packages must be moved.
  • Must possess patience and good communication skills to work in a noisy environment.
  • Must possess the capabilities to handle the strain of working in busy times of the year when it's crucial to satisfy delivery deadlines.
  • Possessing comprehensive knowledge and understanding of the way to deliver and type packages and parcels consistent with the supervisor’s instructions.
  • Since packing handling involves physical agility, the candidate must be dexterous and must have skills to work with a spread of tools and material to make sure the packages are sealed properly and padded properly for safety concerns.
  • Candidates must possess good hand-eye coordination to be ready to detect packages consistent with the orders given to them.
  • While FedEx package handlers needn't possess formal educational credentials, they need to be a highschool graduate. Should have a robust ability to determine routine and receive directions.
  • A year or more worth of experience in package handling.
  • be ready to work independently and demonstrate proper judgment.
  • Relocating merchandise to the proper bin for storage or storing and assisting with putting up goods in several departments.
  • Should be ready to operate an Air Trailer digital package tracking system.
  • Coordinating with regional, local and national shipments of customer documents