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CDW Receiver in Vernon Hills, Illinois

Are you seeking a new opportunity with a growing company? You as the Receiver performs the functions of unloading trucks and quality control of inbound shipments that are coming from our Vendor Partners.

Key Areas of Responsibility

  • Unloading trucks manually, with a pallet jack or forklift (certification required).

  • Sorting and receiving product which includes sorting by PO, mail, returns and supplies.

  • Accurately counting of products and comparing to vendor packing slips.

  • Accurately signing off for freight coming in from different carriers.

  • Quality control processing using RF scanners/IDS system for all inbound merchandise, including labeling, packaging of various items.

  • Communicating with the Receiving Office to fix any issues.

  • Cutting flaps and removing tops off of boxes.

  • Cube items properly and bundle items together when there are multiple pieces to an item.

  • Housekeeping – placing garbage, boxes, popcorn, bubble wrap in the dumpsters and keeping the area clean at all times.

  • Lift and carry up to 50 lbs. occasionally and up to 40 lbs. frequently with our without assistance (team lifting is encouraged for items weighing over 50 lbs.).

  • Forklift Drivers must be able to perform 6 or more hours of operating a forklift.


  • Communicate with Receiving Office to resolve discrepancy Pos.

  • Utilize a pallet-jack to move product or skids.

  • Rotate throughout the Receiving Department performing various receiving functions, and may be asked to rotate to other job functions in the warehouse, including cross-department functions, for training and operational purposes.

  • Occasionally assist Stocking with restocking products to the specific areas or locations and the Receiving office with matching office paperwork.


  • Shown ability to perform 8 or more hours of standing, walking, bending, lifting, and carrying products in combination at any given time.

  • Confirmed ability to lift up to 50lbs.

  • Accurate counting ability.

  • Excellent organizational skills with critical attention to detail.

  • Solid verbal interpersonal skills with the ability to effectively communicate with others.

  • Ability to work in a warehouse environment which includes changes in temperature as the weather fluctuates, noise from conveyors and forklifts.

Preferred Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or equivalent.

  • Forklift certification.

  • Previous warehouse and/or receiving experience


Vernon Hills, IL