United Airlines Storekeeper in Chicago, Illinois

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Technical Operations

The Technical Operations is the maintenance, repair and overhaul division of United. The department includes aircraft maintenance technicians, engineers, planners, ground equipment and facilities teams, supply chain teams and more.

Storekeeper - ORD - Chicago, IL

Starting Pay - $13.75 an hour

Overview

  • Opening, packaging and sealing of boxes and crates

  • Heavy lifting, pushing and pulling in the loading and unloading of trucks, carts and conveyors; Fueling assigned vehicles

  • Transporting parts and materials between various locations, sorting and counting items and preparing labels and related ticketing documents

  • Reading and interpreting documents or instructions to build kits for use in aircraft change orders, first aid, in-flight and charter services

  • Responsibility for maintaining an orderly and safe work area and maintaining familiarity with operating procedures, general rules and regulations

  • Operating a variety of equipment with manual and automatic transmissions including forklifts, trucks, tractors, tugs, and electric carts

  • Working with hand tools, such as remote computer terminal sets, bag sealers, saws, mobile radios, shears, knives and staplers

  • Handling hazardous materials, flammable materials and/or hazardous waste

Education

  • High School Diploma, GED or education equivalent required

Knowledge/Skills

  • Must be able to read, write and speak English fluently

Experience

  • Previous work in jobs requiring heavy lifting and safety awareness required

  • Previous inventory, warehouse or related experience preferred

  • Forklift operation experience preferred

Other

  • Must be at least 18 years of age

  • Must possess a valid state issued driver's license and have an acceptable driving record

  • Must be flexible and willing to work any shift in a 24 hour/7 day a week operation including weekends, nights and holidays

  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States for any employer without sponsorship

  • Successful completion of interview required to meet job qualifications

  • Reliable, punctual attendance is an essential function of the position