Merit Integrated Logistics Freight Handler in New Baltimore, Michigan

Responsible for unloading freight from the various trucking companies with or without manual or powered

equipment at assigned location at the direction of the Supervisor and Site Manager.


(Other job duties may be assigned)

Associate handles the unloading and breaking down of freight at an adequate pace

Associate might be trained to operate forklift/electric pallet jack


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully

perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with

disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach

with hands and arms; and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; and stoop, kneel, crouch or

crawl. The employee is occasionally required to sit and climb or balance. The employee must regularly lift and move

up to 50 pounds, frequently lift and move fifty to seventy-five pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job

include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.


Warehouse experience a plus.

Experience operating a forklift / Electric Pallet Jack preferred.

Ability to move up 50-75 pounds continuously


Accuracy – Ability to perform work accurately and thoroughly.

Detail Oriented – Ability to pay attention to the minute details of a project or task.

Communication - Ability to read, write and understand English.


Any combination of education and experience that demonstrates the knowledge and ability to perform the work.

Willingness and ability to perform manual work following verbal and written instructions.

Prior experience operating a forklift and pallet jacks a plus, but not required. Will train and certify associates holding

positions requiring the use of such equipment.

ID: 2016-1049

of Openings: 200

External Company Name: Merit Integrated Logistics

External Company URL:

Street: 26090 23 Mile Rd.