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Date: Jun 14, 2022

Location: Stuarts Draft, VA, US

Company: Hollister Incorporated

We Make Life More Rewarding and Dignified

Location: Stuarts Draft 


This position assists the Shipping and Receiving Team in the moving, housing and supplying of materials in and out of the plant for its customers along with meeting team goals for Supply Chain.



· Ability to problem solve scheduling issues, scanning issues, and inventory discrepancies

· Escalate unsolved issues for further investigation and resolution

· Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills

· Safely operate a hand truck to move product

· Ability to multi-task, prioritize tasks efficiently, and adapt to changing work schedule as business needs require

· Perform other duties as directed by Team Leader


Essential Functions of the Role**:

· Ability to be licensed by Hollister to safely operate fork lift, pallet jack, and electric pallet jack to place items on warehouse racks, transfer materials to production team drop off points, and load/unload trucks as needed

· Perform inventory transactions through use of electronic systems with high attention to detail, calculating/converting units of measure, maintaining counts, accuracy and organization

· Effectively build skids for air, ocean and over the road shipments according to all transit guidelines

· Accurately prepare and package parcel shipments

· Ability to accurately fill out, organize, and file all documentation necessary to make shipments, inventory counts and other paperwork as needed


Physical Requirements of the Role:

· Ability to constantly stand, bend over, crouch, kneel, reach, lean, pull, twist, walk and sit for long periods of time

· Ability to look up for extended periods of time

· Ability to lift and carry at least 45 pounds

· Ability to work in a fast paced, team environment

· Ability to push and pull up to 500 pounds with a hand truck


Work Experience Requirements:

· Number of overall years necessary: 0

· Must be computer literate

· Previous warehousing/distribution or material handling experience is preferred


Education Requirements:

· High School Diploma or GED Equivalent

Hollister Incorporated is an independent, employee-owned company that develops,manufactures, and markets healthcare products worldwide. The company develops and manufactures products for ostomy care, continence care and critical care, and also develops educational support materials for patients and healthcare professionals. Headquartered in Libertyville, Illinois, it has manufacturing and distribution centers on three continents and sells in nearly 80 countries. Hollister is a wholly owned subsidiary of The Firm of John Dickinson Schneider Inc (JDS Inc), a 100 year old company. Hollister is guided by the shared Mission of JDS Inc, to make life more rewarding and dignified for people who use its products and services. 

Hollister is an EO employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability

Job Req ID: 30059

Nearest Major Market: Charlottesville
Nearest Secondary Market: Virginia

Job Segment: Shipping and Receiving, Supply Chain, Supply, Operations