1st Shift Warehouse Package Handler

  • Aldi
  • Lonsdale, MN
  • time-alarm-solid 2024-02-03T00:00:00Z

Job Description

At Aldi, we're looking for a 1st Shift Warehouse Package Handler to join our team. This is a full-time position, with an average of 30-35 hours per week and a starting wage of $23.00 per hour. As a Warehouse Package Handler, you'll play a vital role in the efficient operation of our warehouse, including receiving incoming stock, relocating merchandise, sorting and loading products, and maintaining cleanliness and safety standards.


  • Select and receive incoming stock efficiently.
  • Relocate merchandise throughout the warehouse according to product handling guidelines.
  • Sort, organize, and load merchandise strategically for shipment and unload incoming shipments.
  • Perform general cleaning duties to maintain warehouse appearance standards and safety requirements.
  • Participate in taking warehouse inventory counts according to guidelines.
  • Cooperate and interact effectively with peers, suppliers, and warehouse leadership.
  • Provide input to warehouse management regarding improvements to processes.
  • Inspect product, consult with warehouse management regarding product quality, safety concerns, and sanitation issues.
  • Act and decide independently within the delegated area of responsibility.
  • Assist warehouse management in achieving budgeted goals.
  • Perform all assigned tasks accurately, efficiently, and within company policy and procedures.
  • Follow ergonomic program according to established procedures.
  • Operate equipment according to safety guidelines.
  • Notify management regarding product quality, safety concerns, and sanitation issues.

Job Qualifications

  • Must be 18 years of age or older to be employed for this role at Aldi.
  • Demonstrate concern for quality, product integrity, and safety of one’s own and others’ work and impact to the stores.
  • Ability to perform basic arithmetic equations.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to interpret and apply company policies and procedures.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent preferred.

Physical Requirements

  • Lift and place product weighing up to 45 pounds on pallets at various heights.
  • Move merchandise from warehouse stock and prepare products for store deliveries.
  • Sit, stand, bend, reach, grip, push, pull, lift, carry, and walk throughout the warehouse.
  • Work in varying temperatures, hot and cold, including outdoor and refrigerator/freezer environments.
  • Safely and properly operate powered industrial equipment.


Joining the Aldi team comes with competitive wages and benefits, including a 401(k) Plan and Company 401(k) Matching Contributions. Eligible employees also will receive Medical, Prescription, Dental, and Vision Insurance, as well as Generous Vacation Time and Paid Holidays. Additional benefits include Parental and Caregiver Leave, Disability and Life Insurance, and a National Discount Program. At Aldi, we're committed to equal opportunity for all employees and applicants.

ALDI is committed to equal opportunity for all employees and applicants. As a proud Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE), we do not discriminate based on race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, religion, sex, sexual stereotyping, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, age, marital status, mental or physical disability, medical condition, genetic information, military or veteran status, pregnancy (which includes pregnancy, childbirth, and medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), or any other protected characteristic. Employment may be contingent upon ALDI's receipt of an acceptable and job-related drug test, motor vehicle report, and/or reference check, as applicable and permissible by law.