Individuals may register for a sort observation on a first-come, first-served basis by visiting:
FedEx Ground specializes in cost-effective small package shipping, offering dependable business-to-business delivery and
FedEx Ground Package Handlers load and unload sorted packages in a fast-paced environment and ensure that FedEx Ground continues to deliver packages to its customers on time and with care.
FedEx Ground facilities typically have multiple sorts operating daily in each location. During the sort, Package Handlers are responsible for the physical loading, unloading and/or sorting of packages by hand, including lifting, pushing, pulling, carrying and placing, in a safe and efficient manner. Package Handlers may be assigned to or rotate through various areas and positions such as Loader, Unloader and Quality Assurance.
Individuals who are interested in being considered for a Part-time Package Handler position are required to attend a sort observation before completing an employment application. During the sort observation, interested individuals will have the opportunity to view an actual sort in operation and obtain a realistic preview of the Package Handler job.
• Utilizes "hand-to-surface" methods for all package handling
• Loads and unloads packages onto or from delivery vehicles, trailers, conveyor system carts and load gratings
• Lifts, carries, pushes and pulls packages on a continuous and repetitive basis for approximate shifts of two to four hours
• Determines the appropriate conveyor system by scanning packages, reading labels and charts, verifying numbers and memorizing information and sorts packages accordingly