FED EX GROUND BOZEMAN Package Handler in BOZEMAN, Montana
Think Fast. Think FedEx Ground.FedEx Ground specializes in cost-effective small package shipping, offering dependable business-to-business delivery and convenient residential service. Our network safely and efficiently moves millions of packages each day utilizing some of the best technology in the industry. FedEx Ground Package Handlers load and unload sorted packages in a fast-paced environment and ensure that FedEx Ground continues to deliver packages to its customers on time and with care.FedEx Ground facilities typically have multiple sorts operating daily in each location. During the sort, Package Handlers are responsible for the physical loading, unloading and/or sorting of packages by hand, including lifting, pushing, pulling, carrying and placing, in a safe and efficient manner. Package Handlers may be assigned to or rotate through various areas and positions such as Loader, Unloader and Quality Assurance. Individuals who are interested in being considered for a Part-time Package Handler position are required to attend a sort observation before completing an employment application. During the sort observation, interested individuals will have the opportunity to view an actual sort in operation and obtain a realistic preview of the Package Handler job. Essential Functions * Utilizes "hand-to-surface" methods for all package handling* Loads and unloads packages onto or from delivery vehicles, trailers, conveyor system carts and load gratings* Lifts, carries, pushes and pulls packages on a continuous and repetitive basis for approximate shifts of two to four hours* Determines the appropriate conveyor system by scanning packages, reading labels and charts, verifying numbers and memorizing information and sorts packages accordingly Required Skills and Abilities* Ability to understand and follow instruction regarding work duties and safety methods* Ability to discern numbers and information in order to sort packages correctly* Ability to use basic tools and equipment such as skate wheel rollers, dock carts, hand-held scanners, chutes and unloading devices* Strong communication and interpersonal skills; ability to work well in a fast-paced team Compensation and Benefits:* Three pay increases within the first six months of employment* Tuition assistance* Healthcare benefits, vacation and holiday pay after completion of eligibility period* Career advancement opportunitiesFedEx Ground is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer (Minorities/Females/Disability/Veterans) committed to a diverse workforce.