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Warehouse Receiver

Job Details

Employment Type: Full time

Shift: Day

Location: Punta Gorda, FL

Travel: None

Job Summary

Cheney Brothers is looking for hard-working, motivated individuals to join our warehouse team.

Job Responsibilities/Requirements

Job Responsibilities/Requirements:

  • Assign doors to be used by inbound trucks and communicate with Security and Receiving Clerks regarding yard status.
  • Operate pallet jack or forklift to remove the new product from the trailer.
  • Review ordered quantities, count received units, and compare differences; review dates and inquire when there are date issues.
  • Inspect inbound deliveries for food safety criteria including temperature, cleanliness, and pallet conditions.
  • Enter received data information into the computer and account for any over, short, and damage difference from purchase order; send Receiving Clerks photos of vendor damage when applicable.
  • Able to lift, carry, push, and pull weights of up to 100 lbs. occasionally and 25 pounds frequently throughout the shift is required. Weekend hours may be required for this position.
  • Other duties as assigned.



  • Good communication and organization.
  • Good understanding of warehouse safety regulations.
  • Computer skills and knowledge of data entry and inventory software programs.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • 18+ years of age.
  • A high school diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • Previous experience as a receiver is a definite plus.

About Us

Cheney Brothers, one of the country’s leading broadline distributors, is family-owned and operated.  We are looking for hard-working, motivated individuals to join our team. In addition to being a “great place to work”, we offer competitive wages and a great benefits package, including a 401(k).


Applicants must be authorized to work in the United States. Cheney Brothers, Inc. maintains a drug free workplace and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer prohibiting discrimination and harassment, including, but not limited to, in hiring, on the basis of race, color, sex, age, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, familial status, marital status, disability, military service, and any other legally protected status or class. *Above is not an all-inclusive list of requirements or qualifications.


Nearest Major Market: Fort Myers

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