To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential job responsibility. They must also possess the essential qualifications listed below. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential job responsibilities.
ESSENTIAL JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
Physical - Heavy Work: Lifting and Carrying objects weighing 20 pounds constantly, 30 pounds frequently, and 40 pounds occasionally to raise objects from a lower to a higher position or moving objects horizontally from position-to- position requiring the substantial use of the upper extremities and back muscles. Pushing and Pulling: Using upper extremities to exert force in order to push, pull, draw, drag, haul or tug objects in a sustained motion exerting 20 pounds of force constantly, 40 pounds of force frequently, and 75 pounds of force occasionally. Talking: Expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word. Those activities in which they must convey detailed or important spoken instructions to other workers accurately, loudly, or quickly. Hearing: Perceiving the nature of sounds at normal speaking levels with or without correction. Ability to receive detailed information through oral communication, and make fine discriminations in sound. Standing: Standing in one location for an extended period of time. Walking: Moving about on foot to accomplish tasks, particularly for long distances or moving from one work site to another. Reaching: Extending hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction. Fingering: Picking, pinching, typing or otherwise working, primarily with fingers rather than with the whole hand or arm as in handling. Grasping: Applying pressure to an object with the fingers and palm. Feeling: Perceiving attributes of objects, such as size, shape, temperature or texture by touching with skin, particularly that of fingertips. Repetitive Motions: Uninterrupted repetitions of the wrists, hands, fingers, elbows, or shoulders. Stooping: Bending body downward and forward by bending spine at the waist using the lower extremities and back muscles. Kneeling: Bending legs at knee to come to a rest on knee or knees. Crouching: Bending the body downward and forward by bending leg and spine. Crawling: Moving about on hands and knees or hands and feet. Visual: The worker is required to have close visual acuity to perform activities such as operating office machines; preparing; viewing a computer terminal; determining the accuracy, neatness, and thoroughness of work assigned. The worker is required to have visual acuity, including color, to visually inspect products for small defects at distances close to the eyes and within or at arms’ length. The worker is required to have visual acuity, including color, to read prices, operate a cash register, complete credit card and return paperwork, etc. The worker is required to have visual acuity to operate motor vehicles, tractor trailers, forklifts, compactors, balers, etc.
Education and/or Experience: High school diploma or general education degree (GED) and one year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Must have the functional and technical skills to perform the duties and responsibilities of the job.