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Travel Team Freight Handler

Department: Operations
Location: Indianapolis, IN

***This is a temporary traveling job. Employees hired should expect to be away from home 1-6 months while working. The company pays for the hotel, flight, transportation, and offers per diem (for food) while traveling. This position will not become permanent. Pay is $18.00 - $19.00 per hour!

Interested? Call the Recruiter at 909-921-2648


Reporting directly to the Supervisor or Site Manager within a warehouse distribution center, the Material Handler is responsible for unloading freight, with or without manual or powered equipment in a safe and efficient manner, at the direction of the Supervisor and/or Operations Management.  Using manual operations and applicable material handling equipment the position is charged with the movement of freight, stock, or other materials or perform other general labor in warehouse environment.


  • Unload and break down freight onto good wood pallets, in compliance with the SOP and at a pace that meets or exceeds productivity goals and standards
  • Sort and organize freight by PO# and SKU#
  • May be required to break down freight to Ti-Hi form
  • May include operating various types of material handling equipment
  • May include sorting, repacking and labeling, pallet repair, replenishment and other duties
  • Work functions noted above will include travel to work area, area preparation and materials readiness at task start, as well as completion activities of cleanup and documentation closure. There will be a time allotment of up to no more than 20 minutes between jobs so as to ensure a smooth transition between work tasks.

(Duties and responsibilities may be changed at any time at the discretion of management, formally or informally, either verbally or in writing.)


  • 1 year previous warehouse experience preferred; order selecting (picking) 1+ year
  • 6 months’ experience operating a forklift, reach truck, electric pallet jack, or other warehouse material handling equipment a plus
  • Replenishing experience and working the dock
  • Any combination of education and experience that demonstrates the knowledge and ability to perform the work
  • The ability to work in a physically demanding warehouse environment – continuously lifting and moving up to 75lbs, possibly loading/unloading
  • The ability to meet fast-paced Client service, productivity goals and standards
  • Must be available to work a flexible schedule, including weekends and holidays AND work overtime, without advanced notice
    • Required to pass a pre-employment drug screen and criminal background check
    • Reliable transportation to and from work
    • Willingness and ability to perform manual work following verbal and written instructions 


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform 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 employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; and stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. The employee is occasionally required to sit and climb or balance. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds, frequently lift and/or move 50 - 75 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move more than 100 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.


The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee 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 employee is frequently exposed to fumes or airborne particles and vibration.  The employee is occasionally exposed to a variety of extreme conditions, including hot and cold temperatures.  The noise level in the work environment is and can be loud. Employees are encouraged to advise their site manager in the event any of these conditions are adversely impacting them physically and/or impacting their ability to productively perform.

If interested, please call or text our Recruiter Alyssa at 619-407-9450  to conduct a phone/video interview asap! We’d love to learn more about your experience! More details on the position will be provided. 

We are an EEO employer

We participate in Federal E-Verify

All employees must pass drug tests, background checks, and potentially other verification.

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