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General Warehouse - Cold Storage

Perishable Shipping Solutions

Perishable Shipping Solutions

Smithfield, VA, USA
Posted on Friday, June 21, 2024
This will be a physical job involving various tasks, including stacking and restacking cases of cold or frozen meat and handling other stored items. Please note that this work takes place in a cold environment: the dock is maintained at 33-36 degrees Fahrenheit, and the freezer is at 0 degrees Fahrenheit. We will provide proper clothing, but steel toe boots are required.

Additional responsibilities include cleaning the dock and freezer as directed, which involves picking up debris, bending, stooping, and emptying trash cans into the dumpster.

The work schedule is Monday through Friday, with some Saturdays as needed.

Job Responsibilities:
- Stacking and Restacking: Handle cases of cold and frozen meat, as well as other items we store, ensuring everything is well-organized.
- Cold Environment Work: Our dock is kept at 33-36 degrees Fahrenheit, and the freezer is a chilly 0 degrees Fahrenheit. Don’t worry, we provide proper clothing to keep you warm. Steel toe boots are a must for this role.
- Cleaning Duties: Keep our dock and freezer spotless by picking up debris, bending, stooping, and emptying trash cans into the dumpster as directed.

- Regular Hours: Monday through Friday
- Additional Hours: Some Saturdays as needed

This is more than just a job; it’s an opportunity to be part of a dedicated team that keeps things running smoothly. If you’re hardworking, reliable, and ready for a challenge, we want to hear from you!


  • Basic math skills
  • Ability to understand instructions in Country's official language or as defined by Lineage Logistics
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to work in temperatures as low as -20 Fahrenheit/-25 Celsius in cold storage sites or up to 100 Fahrenheit/37 Celsius in dry storage sites while wearing company provided personal protective equipment and freezer gear
  • Must be able to lift a minimum of 40 lbs./18 kgs.; weight may be more dependent upon facility
  • Ability to work a flexible work schedule and shift, including weekends if needed
  • Must be comfortable with various noise levels, at times, can be loud

Why Lineage?

This is an excellent position to begin your career path within Lineage! Success in this role enables greater responsibilities and promotions! A career at Lineage starts with learning about our business and how each team member plays a part each and every day to satisfy our customers’ requirements. Beyond that, you’ll help us grow and learn on our journey to be the very best employer in our industry. We’ll ask you for your opinion and ensure we do our part to keep you developing and engaged as we grow our business. Working at Lineage is energizing and enjoyable. We value respect and care about our team members.

Lineage is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and is committed to compliance with all federal, state, and local laws that prohibit workplace discrimination and unlawful harassment and retaliation. Lineage will not discriminate against any applicant on the basis of race, color, age, national origin, religion, physical or mental disability or any other protected status under federal, state and local law.


Lineage provides safe, stable, reliable work environments, medical, dental, and basic life and disability insurance benefits, 401k retirement plan, paid time off, annual bonus eligibility, and a minimum of 7 holidays throughout the calendar year.