Shop Trainee

Come grow with us. 

Eagan, MN


<div class="media"> <div class="media-bd"> <div class="snippet"> <p class="snippet-bd"><strong>Celebrating over 50 years of providing customers with innovative solutions that optimize storage and order fulfillment operations within their supply chain, Associated understands that handling materials in the supply chain should be more than material handling. By utilizing their unparalleled experience and industry best practices they are able to evaluate current methods and processes for storage, order fulfillment, labor and equipment utilization and recommend practical strategies enhance its effectiveness and reduce overall cost. Featuring leading edge engineering, fleet management, and labor optimization services to complement industry leading sales, service, rentals and parts, Associated has been the recipient of multiple awards in recognition of being a premier organization in the material handling industry.</strong></p> </div> </div> </div>

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Overview: This position is responsible for the maintaining company batteries and chargers as well as helping out with shipping and receiving of all outgoing and incoming products for the branch.&nbsp; The Shop Trainee works with a variety of internal departments as well as external customers in coordinating the receiving and distribution of products. The Shop Trainee must work hand in hand with the Renewed &amp; Rental Manager as well as the Shop Manager to gain knowledge and experience with all levels of the Raymond product line.
Responsibilities: <ul> <li>Exhibits a professional demeanor and promotes goodwill between the company and customers by providing a superior level of customer service.</li> <li>Checks supplier packing slips and confirms receipt of product in good condition.</li> <li>Dates, signs, and forwards all completed packing slips to Renewed &amp; Rental Manager.</li> <li>Receives product and puts in proper place within shop utilizing company&rsquo;s bar coding system.</li> <li>Maintains clean shipping/receiving area as well as keeps entire shop area swept and clean.</li> <li>Waters and cycle charges batteries in rental and demo trucks as well as other company assets as needed.</li> <li>Ensures proper damage assessments and notes according to procedure for all company assets received into building.</li> <li>Organizes scrap batteries and works with rental department to ensure proper disposal or sale of the same.</li> <li>Ensures Rental Quality Assurance Program is employed on all company assets leaving building.</li> <li>Works with Shop Manager in downtime to gain working knowledge of equipment.</li> <li>Follows safety rules and ensures that hazardous waste is disposed of properly.</li> <li>Responsible for keeping warehouse clean and organized, including hazardous waste disposal and light facility maintenance.</li> <li>Performs related duties as assigned or as the situation dictates.</li> </ul>
Requirements: <ul> <li>Knowledge of Microsoft office products, internal ERP system.</li> <li>Ability to match, sort and collate information as well as organize data.</li> <li>Skilled in customer relations by exchanging information with courtesy and consideration.</li> <li>Ability to effectively communicate (written and verbal) with all levels of an organization internally and externally.</li> <li>Ability to understand and follow verbal and/or demonstrated instructions.</li> <li>Ability to maintain a good understanding of industry innovations and product availability in order to make recommendations based on customer needs.</li> <li>Ability to safely operate drills, grinders, presses, forklifts, hoists, overhead cranes and personal hand tools.</li> <li>Ability to draw upon available support resources from within the company and recognize when it is appropriate to do such.</li> <li>Ability to understand how equipment is set up for shipments, label, logged and counted.</li> <li>Ability to multi-task, and attention to detail.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</li> <li>Such other knowledge, skills, and abilities as are necessary for connection with additionally assigned duties.</li> <li>A minimum of a High School Diploma/GED equivalent is required along with a minimum of six months practical skills</li> </ul>