Freight Handler



Lancaster, PA, USA
Posted on Saturday, September 9, 2023
We’re seeking a Warehouse Associate to join our team. Fullscript is a respected and growing national distributor of health products to healthcare practitioners & their patients. We are looking for passionate and positive team members. Teamwork and cooperation are how we get the job done. Learn more about Fullscript and our culture here.
We are seeking a reliable and dedicated individual to join our team as a Warehouse Distribution Center Freight Handler. In this role, you will be responsible for efficiently and accurately handling incoming and outgoing freight, pallet building, and ensuring that shipments are properly sorted, organized, and loaded/unloaded. The Freight Handler will play a crucial role in maintaining the smooth operations of our distribution center and ensuring that our customers receive their orders on time.
This is not a forklift position.
SCHEDULE: Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday.
Sunday hours: 8 am to 6:30 pm
Wednesday - Friday hours: 9 am to 7:30 pm

What you'll do

  • Safely and efficiently load and unload freight from trucks, trailers, and containers using appropriate equipment such as forklifts, pallet jacks, and hand carts.
  • Sort and organize incoming shipments based on their destination, product type, or other specified criteria.
  • Verify the accuracy of shipment contents, comparing them with manifests, purchase orders, and other relevant documents.
  • Label and tag shipments accurately to facilitate easy identification and tracking.
  • Operate scanning equipment to track and update inventory records.
  • Inspect and report any damages or discrepancies in shipments to supervisors or appropriate personnel.
  • Ensure compliance with all safety guidelines and protocols during freight handling operations.
  • Maintain a clean and organized work area, including storage racks, shelves, and loading docks.
  • Collaborate with team members and other departments to prioritize and expedite time-sensitive shipments.
  • Follow established procedures for documenting and resolving shipment discrepancies or customer complaints.
  • Assist in periodic inventory counts and stock replenishment activities.
  • Adhere to company policies, procedures, and standards of conduct at all times.
  • Work Sundays and a 4 days/10-hour shift
  • Other duties as assigned

What you bring to the table

  • Previous experience as a freight handler, warehouse worker, or in a similar physical labor role is preferred.
  • Ability to lift and carry heavy objects, up to 65 pounds, on a regular basis.
  • Build pallets as needed for freight
  • Proficient in operating various warehouse equipment, such as forklifts, pallet jacks, and hand carts.
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy in handling and sorting freight.
  • Basic computer skills for inventory tracking and documentation purposes.
  • Excellent physical stamina and ability to work in a fast-paced, physically demanding environment.
  • Demonstrated commitment to safety protocols and procedures.
  • Effective communication and teamwork skills.
  • Willingness to work flexible hours, including evenings, weekends, and holidays, as required.
  • Sundays are required and a part of the schedule.

What we can offer you

  • Up to 3 weeks of PTO
  • Fullscript’s 401k
  • Stock Options
  • Flexible benefits package (medical, dental, vision) with HSA
  • Discount on Fullscript catalog of products for family & friends
  • Training budget and company-wide learning initiatives
  • Employee Wellness Programs
  • Air-conditioned environment/warehouse
Fullscript is committed to diversity in its workforce and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are excited to work with talented people, period. All employment decisions are based on business needs, job requirements, and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, national or ethnic origin, gender, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital or civil status, political affiliation, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the jurisdictions in which we operate. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. Please send an email to and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Want to learn more? Check us out at or find us on social media.