Warehouse II

Air Gas

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Hilo, HI

Job Description

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Job Overview:

Position Title: Warehouseperson II

Location:  Hilo, HI (13502)

How will you CONTRIBUTE and GROW?

The primary purpose of the Warehouse position is to receive, log, store, and distribute materials, tools, equipment, and products between vendors, resellers, and end users.  The incumbent will be responsible for the movement of materials or items on racks, shelves, or in designated areas by hand, hand-truck, dolly and/or forklift as well as sort items by size, type, style, color, or product code. Account for incoming and outgoing stock through established procedures. Use computer to maintain and update status on orders, backorders, fills, and inventory. Pack and repair parcels for mailing or third party shipping. Will stock and track inventory.

This position may also back-up and support the retail branch and counter sales by providing top-notch assistance to customers in selecting the proper gases/tools to complete their project(s) and process the transaction. You will be responsible for the following tasks and other tasks as assigned:

  • Will package hardgoods orders, including paint, welding equipment and other supplies for safe, timely and protected shipment to other company locations.
  • Will load and unload incoming and outgoing freight.
  • Receive hardgoods orders, including paint, welding equipment and other supplies, ensuring that packing lists agree with incoming inventory, and that goods arrive in serviceable condition unless otherwise noted.
  • Log and inventory incoming shipments from UPS, and other freight carriers, and ensure that inventory is stored in proper location, or shipped out, as applicable.
  • Fill and prepare main and branch store orders and customers/will call order by tagging for shipment via intra/inter-company transport.
  • Operate a forklift, pallet jack and other warehouse equipment.
  • Ensure all safety rules are strictly observed; attends required monthly safety meetings.
  • Maintain valid forklift certification.
  • Cylinder Handling and propane filling/inspection.
  • Handling of Hazardous Materials.
  • Breakdown boxes and pallets as necessary.

Are you a MATCH?

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Must have a minimum of three (3) year experience in welding industry and/or warehousing operations, including shipping and receiving preferred.
  • Minimum of three (3) years experience in using a computer terminal to determine shipping, receiving, backorder and inventory status preferred.
  • Must be customer service oriented and able to interact with the public in a professional manner.
  • Must be able to work flexible hours to meet customer needs and management expectations.
  • Ability to read, analyze and interpret general business periodicals, technical procedures or governmental regulations.
  • Ability to write routine business reports and correspondence and effectively present information and respond to questions from associates, managers, customers and the general public.
  • Must have good math skills; ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts and percentages; ability to handle cash transactions accurately.
  • Pre-employment and random drug testing applies.

About Airgas

Airgas, an Air Liquide company, is a leading U.S. supplier of industrial, medical and specialty gases, as well as hardgoods and related products; one of the largest U.S. suppliers of safety products.

Through the passion and diversity of its 18,000 associates, Airgas fosters a culture of safety, customer success, sustainability and innovation. Airgas associates are empowered to share ideas, take initiative and make decisions.

Airgas is a subsidiary of Air Liquide, a world leader in gases, technologies and services for Industry and Health. Air Liquide is present in 78 countries with approximately 64,500 associates globally. 

Join us for a stimulating experience: you’ll find a world of learning and development opportunities where inventiveness is at the heart of what we do, in an open, collaborative and respectful environment.

Your differences enhance our performance

At Airgas, we are committed to build a diverse and inclusive workplace that embraces the diversity of our employees, our customers, patients, community stakeholders and cultures across the world.

We welcome and consider applications from all qualified applicants, regardless of their race, gender, sexual orientation, religion, disability or any other protected characteristic. We strongly believe a diverse organization opens up opportunities for people to express their talent, both individually and collectively and it helps foster our ability to innovate by living our fundamentals, acting for our success and creating an engaging environment in a changing world.

Airgas will consider for employment qualified Applicants with Criminal Histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the FCIHO.


EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or disability