FedEx Material Handler Job Overview Pay: $12.71 per/hr
Shift: Tuesday through Saturday 4:30am to 8:30am
However all shift at FedEx Express are based on operational needs
MINIMUM JOB REQUIREMENTS:
High school diploma/G.E.D. Ability to lift 75 lbs. Ability to maneuver packages of any weight above 75 lbs. with appropriate equipment and/or assistance from another person. Clerical experience including typing and/or general office administration duties preferred. Good human relations and communication skills. Ability to successfully complete all basic and recurrency training. Experience dealing with the movement of heavyweight freight using forklifts, tugs and other loading/unloading equipment preferred. Effectively communicate verbally in a time sensitive manner in noisy operations environment. Since operating motorized conveyances is required of this job, must possess valid driver's license
Operates mechanized ramp equipment, a majority of total time worked.
Meets aircraft and transports packages and freight to sort and heavyweight areas. assists in ensuring aircraft, vehicles and containers are loaded/unloaded in a safe and efficient manner including dangerous goods, in accordance with proper packaging and freight handling techniques.
Ensures the safe, efficient buildup/breakdown of pallets. ensures broken down freight is properly stored, staged and protected from the elements at all times.
Properly handles packages covered by regulatory requirements, such as handling of live animals and perishable goods.
Separates packages by service typed and destination, in accordance with established procedures. audits size and weight of packages to ensure conformance with service requested. Scans packages according to prescribed procedures.
Ensures all packages which cannot be sorted are staged as required in the operating plan, as needed.
Assists in completing all related paperwork and manifests in an accurate and timely manner. Datacomms information to the appropriate parties, as needed.
Performs clerical functions which may require a knowledge of general business and office procedures including maintaining follow-up files, answering phones, assembling materials for reports and composing letters.
Audits belly cards, container close-outs and bills of lading.
Maintains radio communication with appropriate personnel, as required.
Note: 'Some FedEx Express positions may involve handling U.S. mail. Those positions involving handling and access to U.S. Mail require clearance by USPS. USPS will not grant clearance to anyone who has not resided in the U.S. continuously for the past five years [excluding service in the U.S. military].'