Warehouse Support Rep (Temp)

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Date: 15 Sep 2023

Location: Smyrna, TN, US

Company: Purolator


Working at Purolator International is more than a job.  It's an opportunity to be part of a winning team and to contribute to the success of our growing company.  Purolator International is a leading U.S.  based supply chain logistics solutions provider specializing in the air and ground forwarding of express, freight and parcel shipments, customs brokerage, and fulfillment and delivery services to, from and within North America. We are a subsidiary of Purolator Inc., Canada’s largest leading integrated freight, package, and logistics solutions provider.  You can learn more about us on YouTube and LinkedIn


When we say we’re the best, we’re not just tooting our own horn. We’re incredibly proud of the many awards we’ve won for shipping to, from, and within Canada.

Purolator International provides a “Best in Class” Total Rewards package to employees and their families.


* This is a temporary role


What will you be doing?

The Warehouse Support Representative position will be supporting the warehouse operation within our Smyrna, TN facility.  The main responsibility is handling customer packages in preparation of shipment for customer distribution.


Although the primary role is supporting the warehouse operation to ensure freight is processed accordingly, a problem-solving mindset is required.  This position will also be responsible for data entry into our ERP system, so good computer skills and some data entry experience is preferred.  


Daily functions may consist of one or all the following:

  • Receiving, weighing, measuring, scanning, labeling, and shipping while adhering to all safety and security regulations
  • Load and unload packages from processing stations / trailers
  • Affixing labels to the packages
  • Scanning boxes from inbound staging area
  • Preparation of bill of ladings
  • Data enter shipment details 
  • Cross train in other warehouse positions as needed
  • Complete health & safety compliance trainings as required
  • Depending on location, forklift experience and certification may be required
  • Carry out other duties as appropriate and as assigned by his/her manager


Where are you located?

Smyrna, TN


What are your hours? 

Monday- Friday, 12:00pm - 4:00pm


Who are you?

  • Must be computer literate and able to process shipments into enterprise system
  • Data entry
  • Flexibility for occasional shift change during peak season
  • Must be able to work in varying temperature conditions during the seasons
  • This is a physical, fast-paced position that involves continual lifting, lowering, and sliding packages that typically weigh 25-35 lbs. and may weigh up to 70 lbs.


Nice to have

  • High School Degree or GED preferred
  • Forklift experience (loading / offloading trailers), depending on location


Working Conditions

Working conditions under which the job is performed include, but are not limited to concentrated visual or auditory attention, repetitive movements (i.e., labeling, scanning), standing for extended periods of time, heavy physical effort (i.e., lifting, pushing, pulling), walking, bending, working in various temperature conditions.  


Purolator International values diverse perspective and life experiences. Purolator International encourages candidates of all backgrounds to apply, including people of color, immigrants, refugees, women, people who identify as LGBTQ, people with disabilities, veterans, and those with diverse life experiences.

Candidates applying will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

If you require an accommodation during the recruitment process, we will work with you to meet your needs.

Purolator International participates in the E-Verify program in certain locations as required by law. Learn more about the E-Verify program www.e-verify.gov.  

Any offer of employment is contingent upon a favorable background and reference checks.


Requisition Number: 63042 
Job Code: 865 
Reports to: DSQS 
Working ConditionsWarehouse Environment 

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