Package Handler- Warehouse

Job Description

Auto req ID: 218599BR

Job Summary

FedEx Ground is hiring part-time and full-time individuals to load and unload packages in our fast-paced warehouse environment. Part-time employees typically work a 2-4-hour shift per day. Full-time employees work approximately two shifts per day of varying lengths. Package Handlers are responsible for warehouse duties including: the physical loading, unloading and/or sorting of packages of varying sizes and weights by hand, including lifting, pushing, pulling, carrying, scanning, placing packages, as well as physical bending, twisting, kneeling and etc. in a safe and efficient manner. Shifts may vary depending on warehouse package volume and business needs.

Package Handlers will receive a competitive hourly rate and are eligible for an attractive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, vacation, holiday pay, parental leave and tuition assistance after completion of an eligibility period. Flexible schedules are offered at many of our locations and will be discussed during the hiring process.

Individuals who are interested in starting their journey with FedEx Ground must be at least 18 years of age and will be required to watch a virtual job preview before moving forward with the employment application process.

Reasonable accommodations are available for qualified individuals with disabilities throughout the application process.

Address: 253 Troy Road
City: Rensselaer
State: New York
Zip Code: 12144
Domicile Location: P122
Additional Location Information: $14.25 /hour

*Starting pay up to $14.25 /hour

Guaranteed raise after 1 year of service.

This location is only hiring for SEASONAL PART-TIME positions. There will be opportunity to go seasonal full-time once you start part-time, as well as potential to become a permanent position after the Christmas season.

Available schedules will be discussed during the hiring process.

Shifts Available:

Sun-Fri 3:30AM - 8:30AM
Mon-Sat 3:30AM - 8:30AM
Mon-Fri 5:00PM - 10:00PM (Limited availability)
Mon-Fri 11:00PM - 3:00AM (Limited availability)

Flexible scheduling options after the Christmas season.


Excellent benefits including medical, dental and tuition reimbursement.

Fast-paced and physical environment.
Start- and end-times may fluctuate slightly, based upon package volume.

Location Information:

FedEx Ground
253 Troy Rd
Rensselaer, NY 12144
(518) 431-6600

Next door to Wal-Mart in Rensselaer/East Greenbush.

EEO Statement

FedEx Ground is an equal opportunity / affirmative action employer (Minorities/Females/Disability/Veterans) committed to a diverse workforce