Sorters separate goods according to length, size, fabric type, or color.

Sorter Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Sorter to join our team.


  • Follow operating and health and safety procedures;
  • Process and sort scrap metal;
  • Perform beside a conveyor belt;
  • Follow directions from superiors;
  • Manual labor;
  • Warrant a safe workstation;
  • Packaging, sorting and labeling product and placing in bins according to organizational standards;
  • Warehouse workers may also assist in counting of physical inventory;
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  • Maintain a safe and clean work environment by keeping pallet area, and workstations neat; Sweep, dust and mop;
  • Wear all PPE as required by jobsite;
  • Clean and organize warehouse and work area;
  • Assist with shipping and receiving unloading trucks and checking in product;
  • Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.


  • Prescreen testing required;
  • Hard hat;
  • Wear safety equipment such as;
  • Protective gloves;
  • Use a assortment of hand tools;
  • Safety glasses;
  • Ability to twist, turn, stoop and bend;
  • Lift and carry up to 50 pounds frequently;
  • Operate in loud and grimy environments;
  • Assist with machine & equipment repair when needed;
  • Stand for long periods of time 8-12 hours;
  • Ear plugs;
  • Work self-sufficiently as well as within a group atmosphere;
  • Regularly lift and/or move objects on a regular basis: weighing as much as 40 pounds;
  • Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.