Warehouse Associate


Columbus, GA, US, 31907-9477

Pay Grade: WHSE 

Applicants must satisfy job qualifications including work authorization, residence and/or language skills for the country in which the job is located unless Company-sponsorship is specifically stated as available.  

Job Description



  • Follow all safety requirements.
  • Certify Hazardous Materials Shipping Documents to comply with the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), International, and the Department of Transportation (DOT) policies and regulations.
  • Staging material for loading ensuring proper bracing and blocking if required.
  • Loading and unloading tanker trucks and railcars.
  • Area cleanup.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Materials and Equipment Directly Used

  • Electric powered fork truck and yard tractor used for spotting trailers for loading.
  • SAP (inventory management system), Computers, Microsoft software products, and any equipment unique to the department.

Working Environment

  • Will be required to work shift work including weekends, and holidays.
  • Working at heights (top of railcars, tanker trucks and tanks, etc.)

Physical Activities

  • Will be required to climb upon railcars, tanker trucks, and climb stairs.
  • Duties may involve working outdoors with a potential to exposure to extreme climatic conditions.
  • Work will require lifting up to 55lbs; stooping; climbing; prolonged standing and/or sitting.
  • Employee use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is required in certain areas.
  • Prepare tanker & box trucks for shipments from plant.
  • Ensure proper handling of production raw materials, including staging and loading.


  • High School Diploma/GED
  • One year of related experience
  • Demonstrate mechanical aptitude
  • Bulk truck and railcar loading and unloading experience is preferred
  • DOT General Awareness training is preferred

Established in 1932, Stepan Company is a major manufacturer of basic and intermediate chemicals including surfactants, polymers, as well as specialty ingredients that go into consumer, household, and institutional products such as laundry detergents, shampoos, and surface cleaners. Stepan Company currently has 22 global manufacturing locations and over 2,500 employees. We have a strong record of growth. Our growth allows us to provide meaningful career opportunities and stability to our team members. We have big goals at Stepan and know every team member will be crucial to achieving our objectives. Regardless of function, we are looking for team members who bring with them a growth mindset, an entrepreneurial spirit, and the ability to thrive in an evolving environment.


We celebrate diversity at Stepan and are committed to creating a diverse, inclusive environment. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, disability, age, veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law.





Stepan is a global specialty and intermediate chemical manufacturer that has been serving a broad range of industries for over 90 years. Today, Stepan is a $2.7 billion revenue company. Our continued success is driven by the passion and commitment of our 2,500+ employees around the world.

Why Work At Stepan?

  1. Stable & Growing
  2. Collaborative Environment
  3. Make a Difference & Be Recognized
  4. Committed to Safety & Sustainability
  5. Value Driven Culture

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