Airgas Usa LLC Backup Driver/Warehouse - Pascagoula, MS in Pascagoula, Mississippi

Airgas South, *a subsidiary of Airgas USA, LLC. the nations leading distributor of industrial, medical and specialty gases and welding supplies, has a *Warehouse/Backup* Driver position open at our *Pascagoula, MS *location.*



JOB SUMMARY: _ _ Successfully performs warehousing, shipping and receiving duties. In addition, serve as a backup driver as needed. Drives up to a 20-ton truck loaded with compressed gas cylinders, liquid cylinders and hardgoods to deliver to customers as needed.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: * Receives, unpacks, examines, and documents incoming shipments. * Process and/or returns damaged goods. * Moves stock to and from shipping and receiving area to storage area. * Prepares and routes merchandise for shipment. * Assists in providing counter sales customer service. * Releases daily invoices and completes all required hand written and computer generated documentation on a timely and accurate basis. * Complies with all company policies and procedures. * Works safely and meets the requirements of all safety procedures and rules as prescribed by State, Federal, and the Company.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: * High school diploma or equivalent (GED) required. * 2-5 years of related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. * High school diploma or equivalent (GED). * 1 year driving experience and driving school training; and/or 3 years of verifiable driving experience. * Class A or B CDL with HazMat endorsement & airbrakes. * Industry and related product knowledge, as well as experience handling compressed gases, preferred. * Customer service or sales experience, preferred * Computer experience or basic knowledge in computer order entry system

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES: * Must be at least 21 years old. * Must meet all physical qualification standards imposed by regulation for drivers. * Can read and speak the English language sufficiently to converse with the general public, to understand highway traffic signs and signals in the English language, to respond to official inquiries, and to make entries on reports and records.

LANGUAGE SKILLS: Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other associates of the organization.

MATHEMATICAL SKILLS: Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent.

REASONING ABILITY: Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The USES category for this position is heavy. While performing the duties of this job, the associate is regularly required to stand (up to 5 hrs/day); walk (up to 3 hrs/day); use hands to finger, grasp/squeeze, or feel (up to 8 hrs/day); computer keyboarding (up to 3 hrs/day); reach and overhead reaching with hands and arms (up to 2 hrs/day); climb stairs or ladders (up to 1 hr/day); bending/stooping (up to 2 hrs/day); kneeling/squatting (up to 1 hrs/day); pushing/pulling (up to 2 hrs/day), and sit (up to 2 hrs/day). The associate must also regularly lift up to 60 pounds (between 1 hrs/day to 2 hrs/day) and move more than 125 lbs with the aid of material handling equipment (between 1 hrs/day to 6 hrs/day). Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. Must be able to work in an environment that fluctuates between 15 degrees to 110 degrees and be able to work both inside and outside.

WORK ENVIRONMENT: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an associate encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the associate is occasionally exposed to outside weather conditions. The associate is occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate

*Looking for a great company to work for? You’ll Find It With Us! *Airgas USA, LLC. offers a competitive compensation and excellent benefits package, which includes Medical, Dental, Vision, Prescription Drug, Life & Disability Insurance, 401(k),Tuition Reimbursement and more.

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

Job: *Driver

Title: Backup Driver/Warehouse - Pascagoula, MS

Location: Mississippi-Pascagoula-39581-5633

Requisition ID: 17369