Data Center Logistics Associate - 1st Shift


Logistics at full potential. 


At GXO, we’re constantly looking for talented individuals at all levels who can deliver the caliber of service our company requires. You know that a positive work environment creates happy employees, which boosts productivity and dedication. On our team, you’ll have the support to excel at work and the resources to build a career you can be proud of.


1st Shift, Monday - Friday, 7:00am - 3:00pm


We believe providing superior support and solutions for our customers drives our success, and we want to put you behind the wheel.  As the Data Center Logistics Associate position offers an opportunity to play a critical role in the seamless operation of our data center.  This position is vital to ensuring efficient data center operation and requires a candidate who excels in managing inventory, coordinating shipments, and maintaining a clean and organized workspace. If you’re looking for an exciting opportunity with a company that is clearly going places, join us at GXO.


Pay, benefits and more.

We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability and more. Daily meals and snacks are provided free of cost.


What you’ll do on a typical day:

Inventory Management

  • Receive, inspect, and accurately record all incoming inventory, including racks & trays, networking equipment, and other hardware
  • Maintain accurate inventory records and ensure proper documentation for all items received and shipped
  • Perform regular stock counts and reconcile discrepancies

Shipping and Receiving

  • Coordinate with suppliers and carriers to schedule inbound and outbound shipments
  • Prepare shipping documents, labels, and packaging for outgoing shipments
  • Upload, unpack, and inspect incoming shipments for accuracy and completeness
  • Transport inventory by hand using material handling equipment (i.e. forklifts or pallet jacks) in accordance with all safety procedures and protocol

Facility Maintenance

  • Maintain a clean and organized work environment, including storage areas and shipping/receiving docks
  • Assist with the disposal of packaging materials and obsolete equipment as needed

Compliance and Safety

  • Adhere to all safety protocols and procedures to ensure a secure working environment.
  • Compile with Data Center security measures and access controls

Support and Collaboration

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including data center operations, procurement, and technical support, to fulfill inventory and logistics needs
  • Provide support for special projects or initiatives as directed by management
  • Complete other duties that may be assigned as required with consideration for quality, safety and efficiency


  • Assist in the setup and installation of computer server racks according to provided instructions
  • Help in the assembly of server racks by following diagrams and guidelines provided by senior team members
  • Handle basic tools and equipment safely and effectively to complete installation tasks.
  • Support senior technicians in cable management and organization within the server racks

What you need to succeed at GXO:  

At a minimum, you’ll need: 

  • To be at least 18 years of age
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • 1 year of experience in logistics, inventory management, or related fields
  • Familiarity with inventory management systems and software, as well as proficiency in using basic office software (e.g., Microsoft Excel, Word)
  • The ability to do basic math calculations, with and without a calculator
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating instructions, and procedural documents
  • Familiarity with proper lifting techniques and the use of material handling equipment, such as forklifts or pallet jacks

It’d be great if you also have: 

  • Additional education or certification in logistics, supply chain management, or a related field
  • Strong attention to detail, organizational skills, and the ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent communication, collaboration, and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work effectively and safely in a team setting
  • Ensure a positive, respectful, and professional attitude if everything you do
  • Availability to work a flexible schedule, including possible overtime when needed 

This job requires the ability to:

  • Ability to lift and move heavy material and perform physical tasks related to handling server trays and server racks
  • Use power equipment to assist the team with safely moving very heavy server racks into position in accordance with established protocols and safety guidelines

We engineer faster, smarter, leaner supply chains.


GXO is a leading provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team – energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make GXO a great place to work.


We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran or other protected status.

GXO adheres to CDC, OSHA and state and local requirements regarding COVID safety. All employees and visitors are expected to comply with GXO policies which are in place to safeguard our employees and customers.


All applicants who receive a conditional offer of employment may be required to take and pass a pre-employment drug test.


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed. Review GXO's candidate privacy statement here. 

Nearest Major Market: Charleston South Carolina
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina