Cargo Largo Package Handler in Kansas City, Missouri

Banish Boredom. This first shift job is far from the grind of heads down, repetitive routine. You’ll get to use your “noggin” making 100+ decisions a day on condition, market value and sort destination (books, tech…). If you like a challenge – quick pace and using your mind – this is the job for you. We’ll train and your peer team is always willing to help as well.

Enjoy Variety. It’s an amazing assortment of products - virtually any consumer or light commercial product ever made. The product volume and mix change every day - not stuck seeing the same thing over and over. As you learn more, you can cross-train in related roles adding to the variety.

Consistent Growth. This first shift job is dedicated to our largest and long-term client – a Fortune 50 company. Volume is consistently growing at double-digit pace. We need help now. Come find a long-term home.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Examine package contents arriving via conveyor system

  • Separate out exception items based on largely memorized guidelines

  • Estimate item value to determine downstream processing

  • Move item to adjacent conveyor system

  • Process approximately 30+ packages per hour

  • Gracefully accept and adjust to quality feedback

Key Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of progressive work experience

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Good judgment in making timely decisions including approximate value

  • Able to be on your feet majority of workday

  • Able to lift items – average 30 lbs. – occasional need up to 50 lbs. unassisted

  • Can readily adjust work schedule as needed 1-2 times per week non-peak as volume dictates (norm 7:00 AM – 3:30 PM, may start at 6:30 or 7:30 AM or extend up to 1½ hours end of day)

  • Willing to work 10 hour days (OT) in peak seasons as needed (July-Sept. and Dec. pre-holidays)

  • Able to identify a wide range of products a plus – we’ll train

Company: Cargo Largo is an industry leader in unclaimed and excess new inventory. We partner with a number of America's premier transportation and distribution companies to obtain one of the most diverse and extensive merchandise assortments in the world. Our unique business model provides competitively priced, quality items through retail, eBay, Amazon, and on-site auctions.

In the 2017 satisfaction survey results, our 200+ associates are truly positive…

  • 95% are GLAD to be working at Cargo Largo;

  • 95% believe their supervisor CARES about them; and

  • 92% agree we have a GOOD WORK ENVIRONMENT.

Environment: Wages are competitive. Benefits include medical/dental/vision/disability/life insurance plus 401(k) with company match, and 15% shopping discount. We promote from within. Self-selected growth is encouraged by our unique Perform & Grow process. Raises are based solely on merit – not one size fits all – and can be substantial and accelerated as merited. Dress is casual… and we like to have fun while we work.

Come join our dynamic, family-like company. The survey comments describe our culture well. “Small-town feel, but the moves and success of a big organization!” “Co-workers are committed to doing a good job and cooperate to get the work done.” “Supervisors respect and care about me.” “The dynamic nature of the company makes it one of the best places to work!” These are just a few of the 100s of positive comments received. Come see for yourself.

Cargo Largo is an Equal Opportunity Employer and supports a drug-free work environment.

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