Job Posting – Boise Shipping & Receiving / Warehouse Assistant

Position Summary:

The Warehouse Assistant will be responsible to receive, store, transfer, and ship company/vendor products and to promote the efficient material handling operations of Johnson Brothers.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Will assist in coordinating all deliveries to be completed by using Johnson Brothers vehicles and employees.
  • Will assist the receiving, storing, and shipping of products to and from Johnson Brothers.
  • Needs to understand delivery and shipping expenses and to ensure that these costs are covered through communication with sales departments.
  • Will respond to customers’ and vendors’ questions and complaints regarding storage and distribution services.
  • Will assist in all freight claims from inception through conclusion.
  • Needs to become certified by Johnson Brothers in forklift operation; understanding and following all applicable warehousing safety regulations.
  • Will store and organize all products and materials to be staged in warehouse areas. Retrieve these products and materials as requested by company personnel.
  • Unload freight trucks, ensuring that all products are labeled and stored properly upon receiving, and any damage is identified and notated.
  • Package and load finished products for shipping trucks. Both by forklift and manual labor as necessary.
  • Assist customers as needed to find, package, and load purchased materials.
  • Maintain neat and safe warehouse areas through regular cleaning.
  • General Housekeeping in the warehouse and sales area.
  • Engage in all other tasks and responsibilities as directed by your supervisor.


Qualifications, Education and Experience

  • This person must be able to lift 100 lbs. frequently and up to 50 lbs. regularly.
  • This position requires a current Idaho Driver’s License. Out of state delivery’s possible
  • This position requires them to be able to read a tape measure.
  • This position requires Basic Math skills:  add, subtract, division, fractions.
  • Must be able to work well with customers and employees in stressful situations.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • This is a drug free work place and subject to pre-employment drug testing.
  • Works M-F 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.  Might work extended hours

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V.

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