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Merchandise Selector 1pm-10pm *No Weekends* $1,000 Sign On Bonus

Date: May 1, 2021

Location: Elkhart, IN, US

Company: MSC Industrial Supply

Build a better career with MSC. 
Serving customer and community starts with the very best people doing their very best work. That is precisely what we have at MSC Industrial Supply Co., a leading North American distributor of metalworking and maintenance, repair, and operations (MRO) products and services. Watch HERE to find out why you should work at MSC and join us as we continue to build a diverse and inclusive workplace. 

Requisition ID : 6808 

Employment Type : Full Time         

Job Category : Warehouse / Distribution                                             

Work Location :  Elkhart, IN (Whse) 

State or Province : Indiana (US-IN)     

Potential Work Location : United States : Indiana : Elkhart 



Manually select product for orders and prepare for shipment. Transport pallets on motorized pallet jacks throughout our Customer Fulfillment Center.


To perform this job successfully an associate must be able to perform the following duties satisfactorily.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform these duties.


  • Picks all required items from bins.
  • Loads, unloads, moves product by hand.
  • Operates basic warehouse vehicles (i.e., electric pallet jack and/or forklift).
  • Operates advanced warehouse vehicles (i.e., turret truck and/or order picker). 
  • Verifies products using item numbers, descriptions, and quantity.
  • Inspects products for damage or improper packaging.
  • Uses RF equipment to validate items.
  • Prepares items for transfers to other MSC distribution centers.
  • Loads, unloads, moves skidded items for large products.
  • Counts items.
  • Supports the Safety Culture by following established SOP’s.
  • Engages in the local Safety Culture through safety team support and offering safety suggestions.
  • Assists department supervisors in identifying risk to associates or the business and mitigate those risks.
  • Batches orders and assigns packing slips to pick product to totes via RF scanning. 
  • Pulls items from flat stock to fill orders.
  • Picks items from racks.
  • Performs all duties following safety guidelines.
  • Performs to specified productivity and quality expectations.
  • Participates in work clean program.
  • Contacts MSC department’s supervisor to resolve discrepancies and/or send items to clipboard to resolve discrepancies.
  • Fosters the MSC Culture in the department and throughout the company to ensure unity of purpose and fulfillment of MSC’s mission.
  • In order to meet customer service requirements, associates can be temporarily re-assigned to other warehouse functions.
  • Participates in special projects and performs additional duties as required.










JOB TITLE:  Merchandise Selector    (cont’d)



  1. High School diploma or equivalent required.


  1. Position may require a valid state driver’s license.
  2. Basic computer skills required.


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


Sitting, standing, walking, lifting materials (maximum 75 pounds – individual or team lift), carrying, pushing, pulling, climbing stairs, climbing using legs and arms, balancing, stooping, kneeling, repeated bends, reaching high and low, and repetitive twisting or pressure, involving wrist and hands. Hearing, seeing (including depth perception and peripheral vision), ability of mental coordination.  Must be able to wear personal protective equipment as required for position.  Must be able to operate at heights up to 50 feet.  Mentally alert for entire shift.




  1. May be required to work overtime to meet customer’s needs.
  2. Must be required to obtain internal certification to drive warehouse vehicles within specified time requirements.
  3. May be required to obtain internal certification to pick DOT regulated items.

Why MSC  
People. Collaboration. Insight. That’s how you build something that works.

Built on a foundation of trust, MSC works side by side with our customers to help them drive business results. With more than one million product offerings and 75+ years of experience across industries, MSC strives to help our customers achieve greater productivity, profitability, and growth through inventory management and other innovative supply chain solutions. 

We care about our associates and have programs in place to help our 6,500+ team members achieve their potential. When you join our team, you will receive rewards and recognition for your contributions, training and professional development opportunities, as well as a variety of benefits to support you and your family's health, well-being, and financial future.

If you are inspired to learn, take risks, and succeed as a team, you can build a better career at MSC.

Equal Opportunity Statement 
At MSC, we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all qualified applicants and our associates without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression or any category protected by applicable law.                    


Nearest Major Market: Elkhart
Nearest Secondary Market: South Bend