The Warehouse Floor Assistant will be responsible for supporting various team members as needed. He/she will act as a backup person to help assemble boxes for packing, select items for shipment, as well as, receiving shipments. This is a seasonal role that will support the warehouse from the beginning of June through the end of August. The hours are Monday-Friday 8:30am-6:00pm. This position of employment is considered non-exempt and as a non-exempt employee, you will be eligible to receive overtime pay for hours worked outside of 40 per week.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist to assemble corrugated boxes for packing use
  • Help to change method of packing for garments according to customer requirements
  • Select item orders during high volume times 
  • Sort items on racks, shelves or bins according to Lafayette 148 standards
  • Assist in loading orders when UPS or truck arrives for pick up
  • Support as needed


Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Architecture or Interior Design
  • High School diploma
  • 1-2 years of warehouse experience preferred
  • Previous stock experience desired
  • Team player 
  • Effective time management skills and must be able to multi-task
  • Fast-paced environment with a strong sense of urgency on assignments 
  • Excellent organization skills; attention to detail and excellent follow up skills
  • Must be flexible (hours outside of normal working hours) and able to act independently

Since this position requires the handling of merchandise there will be physical work. Physical functions will include:

  • Must be able to push and pull rolling racks with weights up to 200 pounds
  • Requires ability to lift up to 40 pounds at a time
  • Frequent bending, pushing, pulling and lifting, twisting and reaching
  • Ability to hold and grip garments
  • Ascending/descending from a rolling ladder to hang/remove garments
  • Must be able to stand and walk about the warehouse throughout scheduled shifts; up to 8 hours
  • Scanning of up to 250-300 pieces using hand held scanner
  • Required language is English
  • Candidate must be able to communicate both verbal and written in English

 

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