Warehouse Worker

Maintain materials quality and accuracy according to Nestlé policies and procedures.

The Warehouse Worker is responsible for assembling, filling, labeling boxes, and loading and unloading materials by hand or using various material handling equipment.


Under close supervision, the Warehouse Worker performs various warehouse tasks and duties. Employees in this job class assemble, fill, label, and load boxes onto the truck. They also repack boxes. 


Chicago, IL 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Makes, packs, labels, and loads boxes

  • Performs primary essential custodial duties such as emptying trash and cleaning

  • Restocks and replenishes items

  • Performs basic shipping and receiving duties

  • May operate equipment such as inkjet, pallet jack, conveyor belt, and case sealer

  • Performs other duties and special projects as assigned  

Minimum Requirements:

  • Experience working in a similar role in a manufacturing, transportation, or warehouse setting is desired but not required

  • Ability to follow verbal and written instructions

  • Ability to communicate effectively and respond to questions and requests

  • Ability to build effective working relationships

  • Education Requirements:

    • High School Diploma or GED

  • Physical requirements — Employees must have the ability to perform the following physical activities for extended periods with or without assistance:

    • Maneuvering in and around equipment

    • Bending and stooping

    • Pushing carts up to 50 pounds with or without assistance

    • Using a pallet jack

    • Lifting boxes or equipment up to 25 pounds

  • Work Environment:

    • Work is performed in a warehouse environment with forklifts and production equipment. Employees may be exposed to noise from equipment and may be exposed to elevated temperatures, high heat, occasional fumes, toxic chemicals, and airborne particles.  


This description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classificationIt is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees for this job. Employees are expected to follow their supervisor’s instructions and to perform the tasks requested by their supervisor.

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