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Cummins Inc. Warehouse Operator in West Sacramento, California

Warehouse Operator


Cummins Sales and Service in Sacramento, CA is looking for a Warehouse Operator to help our growing business. With this position you will be under some supervision, follow established procedures and guidelines to receive, handle, store, perform system transactions and dispatch goods in a warehouse.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Receive incoming goods; check for damage and for discrepancies between goods and invoices. Accurately sort, label, store goods and arrange storage to optimize warehouse space. Pick, pack, and dispatch outgoing goods according to written or verbal requests or orders.

  • Certified to operate forklifts or other warehouse machinery.

  • Some driving will be required for part deliveries

Health and Safety:

  • Stop work and immediately report any major injury hazards.

  • Report any work-related injury, illness, incident or hazard.

  • Comply with HSE standards, policies, procedures & regulations.

  • Use appropriate personal protective equipment.

  • Promote interdependence by looking out for one another.

  • Correct hazards within your control and capabilities.

  • Recognize how your work may impact the environment and work to minimize the negative impact.

  • Engage in HSE Training.


  • Follows all applicable standard work, work instruction/process documentation and established quality procedures.

  • Raises issues to minimize cost and quality exposures.

  • Performs quality checks for damage and for discrepancies between goods and invoices.

  • Identifies and controls non-conforming material.


  • Receive incoming goods, accurately sort, label/package, store goods and arrange storage to optimize warehouse space.

  • Operates manual and automated equipment to pick, pack and ship product per the customer expectations.

  • Demonstrates a high level of competency in core work skills.

  • Works at the required cycle time or defined engineering standard.


  • Communicates effectively with the assigned team and with all support teams

  • Completes training in line with business requirements.

  • Participates actively in ways to improve quality, safety, process, material flow, and employee development.

  • Maintains clean and orderly work area, including routine housekeeping tasks and machine cleaning tasks and performs planned operator care and maintenance tasks.

  • Remains flexible and performs other miscellaneous duties, as required, to meet business goals.

  • Works with peers, skilled trades and support staff to maintain and identify equipment in need of repair.


Education, Licenses, Certifications:

  • High school diploma or certificate of completion of secondary education or equivalent experience to the extent such experience meets applicable regulations

  • Requires certification to operate powered industrial vehicles (reach trucks, order pickers, pallet rider, etc.) and/or other heavy machinery


  • Requires some work experience or intermediate level knowledge obtained through education, training or on-the-job experience

  • Based on an outgoing shipping schedule, prepare pallets for shipment (wrap in plastic/strap to pallet), weigh and stage them

  • Perform cycle counts

  • Record inventory data manually and using computer

As needed:

  • Prepare bills of lading and shipping labels

  • Create kit carts based on pick tickets

  • Coordinate part shipments and returns

  • Pull items from shelves and pack customer orders for shipping

  • Build parts kits

  • Enter/update information in spreadsheets (monthly).

  • Create / update information in word processing documents.

  • Communicate / read communication using e-mail (Outlook)

Cummins and E-verify

At Cummins, we are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer dedicated to diversity in the workplace. Our policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons without regard to race, gender, color, disability, national origin, age, religion, union affiliation, sexual orientation, veteran status, citizenship, gender identity and/or expression, or other status protected by law. Cummins validates right to work using E-Verify.

Cummins will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization. To learn more about E-Verify, including your rights and responsibilities, please visit .

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Primary Location United States-California-West Sacramento-US, CA, West Sacramento, Cummins Pacific

Job Type Shop

Recruitment Job Type Shop

Job Posting Oct 31, 2019, 11:13:25 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 190004VL