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Warehouse Associate Trainer Mon-Fri 2:00PM-10:30 PM $14.90 Shift Diff 0.50

Function: Distribution/Warehouse/Transportation
Location: Anchorage, AK SDO, Anchorage, AK US
Date posted: 9/10/2019 12:02:10 PM
Type: Full-time
Permanent / Contract: Regular
Job number: 1093477

We collaborate and innovate…

Our North American Supply Chain network brings technology and people together in innovative ways to deliver state–of–the–art products, services, and expertise. Our extensive portfolio of opportunities span from traditional inventory, fulfillment and delivery to specialized strategy, automation, engineering, analytics, leadership, and logistics.  Our diverse network paired with a continued commitment to and investment in our people, process, platforms and the communities in which we live and serve are the foundation on which we build our bright future.


If you are interested in leveraging your talents to drive innovation, customer satisfaction, market growth, personal development and industry change in a dynamic team work environment---please explore the opportunities within our world class Supply Chain team!


Position Summary

Primarily responsible for training and mentoring material handlers, and supporting supervisors in day to day operations.


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Train new material handlers
  • Fill in for supervisor as needed
  • Complete all tasks accurately and completely in order to meet internal/external customer requirements
  • Unload trailers, sort freight, and load delivery truck according to route sequence
  • Ensure product is in correct location and notify supervisor of any obstacles
  • Ensure product is stacked neatly and safely within the warehouse and the delivery truck
  • Seek to improve processes and communicate to co-workers and management
  • Keep truck and associated equipment in proper working order; report any problems to facility management
  • Conduct business in a professional and courteous manner and attitude
  • Perform all tasks according to Standard Operating Procedures to ensure a safe work environment for all associates
  • Work as a team member by interacting and communicating with fellow associates in a cooperative, constructive manner
  • Maintain a clean and neat work space at all times
  • Perform other duties as assigned
  • Regular attendance
  • Other duties as assigned



  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • 18 years of age or older
  • Leadership skills
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision
  • Work in ambient temperatures during the winter and summer
  • Ability to lift, push or pull equipment/merchandise weighing between 70 pounds and 100 pounds
  • Work at heights up to 13 feet on material handling equipment
  • Ability to speak and understand the English language
  • Passing a background and/or drug screen may be required



  • D.O.T. certification
  • Personal Computer (PC) and Microsoft Office knowledge
  • Prior supervisory or team leadership experience



Staples is The Worklife Fulfillment Company, helping businesses of all sizes be more productive, connected and inspired. With dedicated account teams, category professionals, innovative brands and a curated product assortment for business, Staples provides customized solutions to help organizations achieve their goals. Interested in joining the team? Check out our perks and benefits!

Staples is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law.


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