Warehouse Picker: 2nd Shift

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Date: Jul 1, 2022

Location: Salisbury, MA, US, 01952

Company: Milliken and Company

Milliken & Company is a global manufacturing leader whose focus on materials science delivers tomorrow’s breakthroughs today. From industry-leading molecules to sustainable innovations, Milliken creates products that enhance people’s lives and deliver solutions for its customers and communities. Drawing on thousands of patents and a portfolio with applications across the textile, flooring, chemical and healthcare businesses, the company harnesses a shared sense of integrity and excellence to positively impact the world for generations. Discover more about Milliken’s curious minds and inspired solutions at Milliken.com and on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter.

Warehouse Picker: 2nd Shift


Picking Department: Picker, Adv. Picker, Sr. Picker, Master Picker


Position Summary:

The Support position is responsible for assisting machine operators in achieving consistent performance against targets, through ensuring the smooth flow of material and work. Individuals in this role are responsible for maintaining quality and speed performance within the scope of their role, while minimizing scrap, in addition to working to ensure the accuracy of all manufacturing data and/or documentation.


Key Responsibilities:


  • Follows the requirements of assigned schedule to meet shipping demand.
  • Sets up orders based upon established specifications.
  • Stages boxes to assemble orders for shipping.
  • Adjusts order forms to reflect current status of shipping orders.
  • Moves material in and out of stocking locations.
  • Completes any required paperwork. ·
  • Performs cycle counts as required.
  • Cleans area and any assigned equipment.
  • Notifies Supervisor of any problems.
  • Completes projects and tasks as assigned.
  • Advises the Warehouse Manager on issues and improvements pertaining to areas of responsibility.
  • Ensures proper inspection for quality of goods packed.  
  • Advises superior on issues regarding safety.
  • Ensures the compliance of procedures to all company policies.
  • Any other reasonably related duties as assigned by supervisor or other higher level managers.

Adv. Picker

  • All qualifications for Picker
  • Covers for material handler as required


Sr. Picker

  • All qualifications for Adv Picker
  • Execute fulfillment of orders as given by supervisor with minimum supervision
  • Active participation in Lean activities (Kanban, 5S, pull manufacturing, etc)


Master Picker

  • Execute fulfillment of orders as given by supervisor with no supervision
  • Ability to fill in for supervisor as needed
  • Ability to develop and execute projects for continues improvement


Qualifications: Required

  • High School diploma, GED and/or equivalent experience
  • Prior manufacturing experience, preferably within a regulated goods industry such as healthcare or food and beverage production.
  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively both verbal and written
  • Familiarity with basic computer skills
  • Ability to read, write, and perform basic math at an 8th grade level
  • Ability to walk and stand for long periods of time
  • Ability to assess visual differences between product, in color, size, pattern, etc.
  • Ability to lift up to 60 lbs
  • Strong preference for Bi-lingual (English/Spanish) candidates
  • Willingness to embrace and embody the core values of Milliken


Milliken Healthcare:

Headquartered in Spartanburg, South Carolina, Milliken & Company is a global, innovative, industrial diversified manufacturing company that has been exploring, discovering, and creating ways to enhance people’s lives since 1865. With expertise across a breadth of disciplines including specialty chemical, floor covering, and performance materials, the company works around the world every day to add true value to people’s lives, improve health and safety, and help make our world more sustainable. Milliken has long led the way for "knowledge-based" investment, employing over 100 PhDs, and has accumulated over 2,200 U.S. patents – and more than 5,000 patents worldwide. Milliken is widely acknowledged as an international leader in research technology, innovation, and customer service. With over 35 manufacturing facilities located in the U.S., U.K., Belgium, France, China, India, Mexico, and Australia, and other sales and service operations throughout the Americas, Europe and Asia, Milliken's more than 7,000 associates work to deliver innovations that do good for the world, create new experiences, and build for the future.


By combining science with design and insights, Milliken tackles the issues and concerns of today. Every day, our community of innovators is invigorated by the challenge of finding creative ways to enhance people's lives and make the world around us easier, safer, more sustainable and more beautiful.