Warehouse Associate

Responsible for receiving and stocking all incoming freight, wrap and prepare pallets for shipping to stores with attention to accuracy and timeliness.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Use NAPA computer system and scan gun to receive freight in a timely and accurate manner, and verify any overages or shortages prior to finalizing the order
  • Inform the warehouse manager of any discrepancies on incoming freight
  • Inspect incoming freight for damage, match the bill of lading to pallets received, and then match to packing slip and NAPA purchase order
  • Prepare outgoing freight pallets in a safe and orderly fashion to ensure that product is protected, with proper paperwork included
  • Process, pull and bill interstore orders accurately in a timely fashion
  • Pull product on hand for vendor returns using scan gun, and prepare for shipping
  • Put away all checked-in freight with accuracy, neatness and efficiency
  • Load or unload trucks if necessary
  • Safely use forklift to store full pallets on pallet racking, and move product from one location in the building to another
  • Maintain a safe, neat and clean working environment
  • All other duties as assigned by the warehouse manager

Physical Demands/Working Environment

  • Must be able to stand for long periods of time
  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds safely without assistance
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Must be able to squat, climb, bend, reach above shoulder level, kneel, push and pull

Recommended Skills/Abilities

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, active listening
  • Ability to work well in a team environment
  • Excellent time management skills and the ability to prioritize tasks
  • Able to utilize critical problem-solving skills
  • Ability to act with integrity, professionalism, and confidentiality
  • Ability to operate the fork truck, pallet jacks and other equipment properly and safely


  • Certification for use of the forklift is a plus
  • High School diploma, GED or equivalent is suggested
  • Experience in stocking and inventory is a plus

Behavioral Expectations

  • Commitment: Attendance, teamwork, completion of work assigned
  • Respect: Each other, our customers, our vendors, and company property
  • Flexibility: Adapting to needs of the store
  • Accountability: Willingness to share ideas, active listening skills, confidentiality
  • Professional: Appropriate attire, conduct and communication