OMRON - Warehouse Associate 2

Post-Hire Training

Recruitment #11-290-03


in cooperation with

Spartanburg Community College

is assisting with the recruitment and training for

Omron is locating a new facility in Spartanburg County. Omron is a leader in the automation industry, envisioning a future in which people can do more, try more, and be more. For more than 80 years, we’ve been working to enrich lives and create a better society by maximizing people’s potential. Our company has a strong track record of innovation, and a record of accomplishment of developing successful automation products for the global market.

We are seeking qualified candidates for the start-up of our new manufacturing facility in Greer, SC.  Potential employment opportunities exist for:

Warehouse Associate 2:

As an integral member of our shipping and receiving team, the Warehouse Associate 2 will perform the physical and administrative tasks involved in receiving, storing, shipping, packaging, and distributing materials, parts, supplies, and finished goods – including highly sensitive electronic (ESD) parts. To accomplish this goal, they will sort, count, verify and fill orders for materials and finished goods by safely and accurately operating a variety of machines such as Forklifts, Pickers, scales, label printers, and computers.  The successful individual within this role will be a subject matter expert in multiple desks within the warehouse (e.g., shipping, receiving, material handling, and inventory).  They will also be able to effectively mentor junior staff in various duties.  Finally, they will assist in cycle counts and perform inventory reconciliation and root cause analysis.

Job Duties:
  • Receive incoming materials, goods, and supplies (including highly sensitive electronics) by collecting and reviewing the documentation, correctly entering the items into the ERP / MRP and tag and storing the materials in the proper location.
  • Deliver required components to the production cells for finished goods assembly.
  • Upon receipt of RMA – verify product, process the paperwork, and deliver the item to the proper service individual.
  • Prepare documents such as bills of lading and carrier shipping documentation.
  • Retrieve assembled product from staging and store in the proper location.
  • Pull truck and/or small package orders for shipment.
  • Use care and follow standard ESD protocols in packing, sealing, labeling, or affixing postage to prepare materials for transport and confirm for accuracy.
  • Organize distribution and shipping of merchandise and ensure accuracy against documents.
  • Represent the company’s needs to the carrier representatives to facilitate the inbound and outbound shipments.
  • Assist with inventory cycle counts as well as semi-annual inventories; regularly maintain accurate inventories for all products.
  • Maintain a safe, clean, and organized work environment.
  • Mentor and train junior staff on warehouse operations as needed.
  • Other duties, as assigned. 
Experience Required:
  • High School graduate or equivalent certification
  • 3 – 5 years of warehouse work experience, with a preference for a manufacturing environment, especially with ESD Sensitive Electronic parts, materials, and products. 
  • Proven understanding of a warehouse or logistics environment, including the precise receipt of materials and accurate shipping of assembled products
  • Documented strong computer skills with an emphasis on, ERPs, shipping programs, Microsoft Excel, and tracking materials in a database.
  • Proven attention to detail and understanding of processes and procedural documents.
  • Demonstrated experience with the safety procedures for safely lifting and/or moving packages up to 50 pounds in weight by hand and using floor jacks and hand trucks.
  • Must possess or be able to attain a Forklift License Certificate valid for the state of South Carolina within 90 days of hire date.
  • Proven ability to maintain positive working relationships with internal and external customers and vendors.
  • Demonstrated ability to mentor junior staff.
  • Knowledge of Kanban, JIT systems, and 5S principles a plus.

At Omron, we are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive, and authentic workplace, so if you’re excited about this role but your past experience doesn’t align perfectly with every qualification in the job description, we encourage you to apply anyway. You may be just the right candidate for this role or other roles!

OMRON offers an extremely competitive benefits package including:
3 weeks’ vacation, 6 personal days, 12 paid Holidays, and 2 days of community service leave each year
Medical, Dental and Vision plans for employees and their families
401(k) Retirement Plan with generous company match
Objectives-based bonus plan

Starting wage: From $19.50/hour
Shift hours: Monday through Friday, Day Shift only

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Computer access available at Spartanburg SC Works office – 110 Commerce St., Spartanburg SC 29302
or your nearest SC Works office
Office Hours:  8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

An Equal Opportunity Employer