Warehouse Associate 2

Date:  Jul 15, 2024

Virginia Beach, VA, US, 23452

Busch Vacuum Solutions is a leading manufacturer of vacuum pumps, compressors, and blowers for use in industries such as semiconductor manufacturing, food processing, metallurgy, biomedical, and material handling.


Busch Vacuum Solutions has an immediate direct hire opportunity open for an experience Warehouse Associate 2 at our headquarters in Virginia Beach, Virginia! 


The Warehouse Associate 2 position is responsible for facilitating multiple aspects of material handling and warehousing as directed by the Warehouse Supervisor.


If you are a highly motivated individual looking to join an amazing team, apply NOW for an opportunity to find out why Busch Vacuum Solutions is an amazing place to work!


Job Responsibilities

  • Operate propane powered industrial sit-down forklifts, pallet jacks, battery powered pallet jacks and various packaging equipment.
  • Facilitate receiving, handling, and shipping of sales, distribution, and service orders using computer-based inventory handling software, forklifts, pallet jacks, battery powered pallet jacks, and various packaging equipment.
  • Perform and document scheduled checks of facility and inventory as directed by department senior personnel and/or supervisor.
  • Investigate errors for root cause determination of issues and errors.
  • Work independently or as a team, as necessary, to fulfill department and Busch goals and objectives.
  • Assist with implementing and maintaining 5S and Lean activities to improve flow and reduce waste as directed by Management.
  • Perform processes and procedures while maintaining measurable and productive output as defined by production goals.
  • Must comply with all safety policies, practices, and procedures while reporting all unsafe activities and concerns to the supervisor, safety officer, or human resources.



Required Experience

  • 4+ years of experience in material handling and inventory: Required
  • Ability to safely and productively operate various material handling equipment including but not limited to forklifts, battery powered pallet jacks, etc – Required
    • Required to maintain material handling certification throughout employment (i.e. forklift operators certificate)
  • Education: High School graduate or General Education Degree - Required
  • Computer skills: Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Office:(Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Email) – Preferred
  • Valid Driver's License must be maintained throughout employment that meets Busch insurance standard


Personal Qualifications

  • Work with a high level of initiative, be self-motivated, and possess professional maturity
  • Be detail, goal, and safety oriented
  • Must be organized and maintain a clean and orderly workspace
  • Must possess a positive attitude, be dependable, and trustworthy
  • Work independently or as a team, as necessary, to fulfill department and Busch goals and objectives
  • Possess strong oral and written communication skills in English


Job Requirements

  • Ability and willingness to pass a 10-panel drug screen, 7-year criminal history check
    • Most felonies are a disqualifier, misdemeanors are considered on a case-by-case basis
  • Must be willing and able to utilize all required PPE
  • Willingness to travel domestically for training


Physical Requirements

  • Frequent reaching outward, lifting/carrying/pushing pulling up to 25lbs
  • Constant standing, walking, sitting, lifting/carrying/pushing pulling up to 25lbs
  • Occasional climbing, squatting, kneeling, reaching above the shoulder, and lifting/carrying/pushing pulling up to 50lbs
  • All applicants must be able to hear and see audible and visual alarms and must be able to wear all required PPE, such as safety shoes, electrical hazards, safety glasses, and hearing protection.


Benefits & Opportunities


Busch Vacuum Solutions offers an attractive benefits package, which includes medical, dental, vision, EAP, tuition reimbursement, Legal Plan, 401K, PTO, and more! 


Opportunity for growth and advancement via on-the-job training, paid training/certifications, tuition reimbursement, and opportunities for advancement within the company.  Busch values promoting from within!


Work Environment


Moderately controlled manufacturing environment, moderate noise levels, fumes, and airborne particles, while working near moving mechanical parts.


Reasonable accommodations may be made to help enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. To accomplish this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation, each essential function satisfactorily.


Why work for Busch Vacuum Solutions?


As diverse and boundless as the world of vacuum is, so are the jobs and tasks at Busch. We welcome all talents, regardless of education, age, gender, or nationality; worldwide.


Nearest Major Market: Virginia Beach