Airgas Usa LLC Inside Counter Sales / Warehouse Associate in Alton, Illinois

Airgas USA, LLC

Inside Sales / Warehouse Associate * Alton, IL *

Airgas offers a full benefits package that includes: Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, AD&D, Short Term and Long Term Disability Insurance, Vacation, Sick, Paid Holidays, 401(k) Retirement Plan with company match, Tuition Assistance and much more!

Discover an exciting Career with Airgas! Airgas USA, LLC, an Air Liquide company, is the nation’s leading single-source supplier of gases, welding, and safety products. Known locally nationwide, our distribution network serves more than one million customers of all sizes with a broad offering of top-quality products and unmatched expertise. Airgas’ customer base includes but is not limited to: manufacturing, health care, construction, energy, hospitality, food service, and so on…


Sells industrial, medical and specialty gases, welding equipment, hardgoods and tools to customers. Responds to inquiries or concerns from either walk-in customers or those customers that call-in. Maintain stock and track inventory. Assist with daily SAP reporting. Works with branch staff to load/unload and put away delivery shipments. May be responsible for maneuvering cylinders of various sizes, manually or with assistive devices.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Solicits sales from walk-in or telephone call-in customers.

  • Accurately completes all required paperwork (e.g., coding, costing, pricing, daily cash summary, bank deposits, etc.) on a timely basis.

  • Documents sales, quotes or other information.

  • Enters sales data into the computer and researches information for customers using the computer system.

  • Receives payment for merchandise or services sold and enters sale into the computer. Responsible for payments received and adhering to all administrative and accounting related procedures. Wraps and bags purchase and helps customers load merchandise into their vehicles.

  • Helps customers to identify product needs and locating merchandise.

  • Restocks store merchandise as needed. Arranges stock on shelves or racks in sales area and keeps merchandise in order. Marks or tickets merchandise.

  • Maintains current price documentation and product literature as it becomes available.

  • Keeps product knowledge current.

  • Follows all safety procedures.

  • Receives, unpacks, examines, and documents incoming shipments.

  • Process and/or returns damaged goods.

  • Moves stock to and from shipping and receiving area to storage area.

  • Prepares and routes merchandise for shipment.

  • Releases daily invoices and completes all required hand written and computer generated documentation on a timely and accurate basis.

  • Complies with all company policies and procedures.

    QUALIFICATIONS To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

    EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE High school diploma or general education degree (GED) and two years related product and/or sales experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Proficient with entering data into a computer. Valid, unencumbered driver's license.

    LANGUAGE SKILLS Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write routine business reports and business correspondence. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from employees and customers.

    MATHEMATICAL SKILLS Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percentages.

    REASONING ABILITY Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form.

    CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS Must possess a valid forklift operator’s license.

    PHYSICAL DEMANDS The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

    While performing the duties of this job, the associate is regularly required to stand, sit, smell and talk or hear. The associate is regularly required to walk; use hands to finger, handle, feel or use a calculator or computer; and reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, and crouch. The associate must regularly lift and/or move up to 60 pounds and move more than 125 pounds with the aid of material handling equipment. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

    WORK ENVIRONMENT The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

    EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

    Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or disability

Job: *Sales

Title: Inside Counter Sales / Warehouse Associate

Location: Illinois-Alton-62002

Requisition ID: 22255