Featured Employer: The Grimes Companies

Founded in 1972, the Grimes Companies offers over 40 years of experience and expertise in the logistics and transportation industry. Today Grimes boasts six successful divisions, a growing fleet of trucks, more than a quarter million square feet of warehouse space in Jacksonville, and employs more than 100 logistics professionals. Thanks to our leadership, the Grimes Companies continues to receive awards and grow as we serve our clients in the Southeastern United States, South America and the Caribbean.

The Grimes Companies’ history dates back to 1920. Serving the Southeast United States, the logistics company has maintained the lead in the continually evolving supply chain industry through progressive management, innovation, cutting-edge technology and dedicated service. The Grimes Companies today offers discerning manufacturers and warehouse distributors a superior combination of warehousing, trucking, supply chain and packaging services that provides every advantage in an increasingly competitive marketplace.

Opportunity: Entry Level Warehousing

No experience required. You will be expected to learn basic warehouse knowledge and follow all safety standards set by Grimes and OSHA. Adaptability/Flexibility is an important part of this job, because you may be asked to train or help out in different functions of the warehouse.


Only apply for this job if you have:

  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs on a continual basis
  • Ability to stand for long periods – 8 hour shifts
  • Ability to handle time pressure
  • Ability to work in non-controlled environmental conditions (usually no A/C)
  • Ability to perform general physical activities that may require considerable use of your arms and legs and moving your whole body – such as climbing, lifting, balancing, walking, stooping, and handling of materials.


Starting at $8.05 an hour

Full time / Part time

First and second shifts

The Grimes Companies is a Drug Free Workplace. Each candidate must successfully complete a drug screening and various background investigations, including criminal history reports, before employment. The Grimes Companies is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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