Share this Job

Temp Warehouse Material Handler


Reading, PA, US

Company:  UGI Utilities, Inc

UGI Utilities, Inc. is a natural gas and electric utility company committed to delivering reliable, safe and affordable energy to our 700,000 customers in 45 counties in Pennsylvania and 1 county in Maryland. We pride ourselves on being a responsive, engaging energy company.  The foundation of our success lies in the strength of our 1,500 plus employees who strive to exceed the expectations of our customers and the communities we serve every day.

We offer comprehensive benefits, some of which are:

  • medical, prescription, dental, vision, life insurance
  • disability plans
  • 401(k) matched savings plan
  • paid vacation
  • company stock purchase program
  • wellness programs
  • tuition reimbursement
  • paid parental leave
  • paid volunteer time
  • adoption assistance

Position Summary:
This is a temporary position in the Reading, PA warehouse.  

Principal Accountabilities:

  • Assist existing warehouse employee(s) with pulling and issuing materials requested for planned and emergency work.
  • Receive materials from vendors and internal deliveries – verifying receipt quantity against ship/order quantity.  Put received material away in proper locations.
  • Perform other duties as necessary including cycle counting or verifying on hand quantities of materials.
  • Organization of warehouse, pipe yard & materials; material/shelf labeling and general housekeeping – 5S.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Ability to lift to 50 pounds on a regular basis.
  • General knowledge of warehouse and inventory operations.
  • Good attendance record.
  • Must be highly organized with good communication and math skills.
  • Adhere to Safety policies including appropriate PPE for warehouse activities (vest, steel toes, safety glasses and cut proof gloves).

Education: High school diploma; Associate degree, Business preferred
Length of Experience: Business, warehouse, inventory, supply chain experience preferred

Working conditions:
Daily work in warehouse and pipe yard, including ability to withstand heat, fumes, noise, etc.  Attention to detail and adherence to Safety Policies necessary.

Payrate:  9.75 per hour

UGI Utilities, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.  As such, the Company abides by the requirements of the Executive Order 11246, 41 CFR 60-741.5(a), and 41 CFR 60-300.5(a).  The Company does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, national origin, disability, age, gender identity, veteran status, or any other legally protected class in its practices.


Successful applicants shall be required to pass a pre-employment drug screen as a condition of employment, and if hired, shall be subject to substance abuse testing in accordance with UGI policies. As a federal contractor that engages in safety-sensitive work, UGI cannot permit employees in certain positions to use medical marijuana, even if prescribed by an authorized physician. Similarly, applicants for such positions who are actively using medical marijuana may be denied hire on that basis.


Nearest Major Market: Reading PA

Job Segment: Housekeeping, Medical, Warehouse, Temporary, Healthcare, Hospitality, Manufacturing, Contract