Distribution Technician I-3rd Shift

Sparrows Point, MD, US, 21219

McCormick & Company, Inc., a global leader in the spice, flavor, and seasonings industry, is seeking full-time Distribution Technicians for its Maryland Logistics Center (MLC) in Sparrows Point, MD. The ideal candidates should have a strong work ethic, solid technical skills, logistics experience, and excel at teamwork. Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis, and vacancies will be filled as they become available. The Distribution Technicians will report to a Warehouse Team Manager.


3rd Shift: Sunday – Thursday, 10:00 pm – 6:00 am (+10% shift diff) 


What We Bring to The Table:
The best people deserve the best rewards. In addition to the benefits you’d expect from a global leader (401k, health insurance, paid time off, etc.), we also offer:
• Competitive compensation
• Career growth opportunities
• Flexibility and Support for Diverse Life Stages and Choices
• We prioritize our communities and the planet we share. We are proud to be awarded as a Diversity Inc. Top 50 company for Diversity and has multiple Sustainability awards (ranking #22 in the World and #1 in Food Products)
• Wellbeing programs, including Physical, Mental, and Financial Wellness
• Tuition assistance



Under the general supervision of the Team Manager, the Distribution Technician is responsible for:

  • Picking/packing/staging all customer orders in a timely and accurate manner while utilizing an RF scanner and VMC (vehicle-mounted computer) to perform transactions successfully while operating material handling equipment.
  • Operating a variety of industrial equipment, including motorized pallet jacks, push-off machines, wrappers, pallet flippers, and pallet dispensers as needed based on business needs.
  • Using a computerized inventory system and documenting safety, quality, and performance standards as processes dictate.
  • General warehouse duties inclusive of sanitation, required training, and audits outside of core operations.
  • Arriving on time and engaging in team meetings, startup meetings, and special projects as required.



  • Accurate clerical and numerical skills, ability to read, interpret, and follow complex procedures.
  • Ability to successfully learn to operate a variety of equipment, including a motorized pallet jack and battery charging system.
  • Ability to work in an environment where performance against specific standards is constantly measured
  • Ability to communicate effectively.
  • Ability to work overtime frequently or on short notice, inclusive of weekends and holidays.
  • Ability to lift to and including 50 pounds or more on a continuous basis.
  • Ability to work in fluctuating temperatures inside and outside.
  • High School diploma or equivalency
  • Ability to execute the SAP inventory program aligned with McCormick job aids provided.
  • Ability to follow written and verbal directions provided by leadership.
  • Basic PC experience



  • Prior PIT (Power Industrial Equipment) experience, including a motorized pallet jack, reach truck, Sit-down forklift, and turbine truck, is preferred.
  • Understanding and execution of Problem-Solving skills; knowledge of Six Sigma
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in order selection, warehousing, or inventory
  • SAP knowledge


McCormick & Company is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

As a general policy, McCormick does not offer employment visa sponsorships upon hire or in the future. 


United by flavor. Driven by results.

As a McCormick employee you’ll be empowered to focus on more than your individual responsibilities. You’ll have the opportunity to be part of something bigger than yourself—to have a say in where the company is going and how it’s growing.

Between our passion for flavor, our 130-year history of leadership and integrity, the competitive and comprehensive benefits we offer, and our culture, which is built on respect and opportunities for growth, there are many reasons to join us at McCormick.

Nearest Major Market: Baltimore