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Picker and Packer

Colony Hardware Orange ,CT
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Reporting to the Operations Manager in our Orange, CT headquarters and distribution center, the Picker/Packer (Part-Time) has primary responsibility for keeping merchandise organized and ready to ship to customers as well as branch locations. The Picker/Packer is also responsible for selecting merchandise sold by inside or outside sales team or at the branch retail store locations, stacking and piling goods into their correct containers and preparing merchandise/items for shipment. 

This position is a part-time (approximately 30 hours per week), Monday through Friday, 12:00 PM to 5:30 PM position*.

Excellent attendance, punctuality, and working a flexible schedule, including weekends, is required.

Major Responsibilities: 

  • Reads pick tickets, prioritizing most critical orders, and verifies item picked matches pick tickets.
  • Sends picked orders to packing department
  • Packs goods following a specific set of instructions/procedures Properly seals and labels each container
  • Sorts and organizes merchandise for easy access
  • Moves completed orders to appropriate shipment location
  • Loads trucks with packed orders in a specified sequence
  • Communicates issues to supervisor for resolution
  • Ensures that Distribution Center is kept orderly and clean during production and at end of shift
  • May be asked occasionally to move company vehicles and motorized equipment
  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Requirements: 

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • One year of prior Distribution Center experience
  • Familiarity with scanning equipment preferred
  • Ability to operate stand-up forklift preferred
  • Ability to prioritize work and perform multiple tasks
  • Must have customer service mindset when dealing with internal and external customers
  • Demonstrated organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Valid drivers license
  • Excellent communication skills including speaking, reading and writing in the English language.
  • Proficiency in use of computer

Essential Functions:

  • Ability to stand on concrete floor for long periods of time
  • Must be able to work in various climate conditions such as cold, heat, humidity for long periods of time
  • Ability to crouch, stoop, kneel, crawl and twist for lifting
  • Ability to safely lift up to 75 lbs
  • Ability to review and interpret computer images and written documents 
  • Analytical ability including basic math skills 
  • Ability to listen to and interpret customers needs 
  • Communication skills including speaking, reading and writing

Equipment Used:

  • Computer, keyboard and mouse
  • Telephone and fax
  • Bar code scanners
  • Scales (counting and weight)
  • Manual and electric pallet jacks

 

Colony Hardware is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

Company Description
Colony Hardware is the leading distributor of Tools, Equipment, Fasteners, Supplies, and Safety Products to commercial construction and industrial accounts throughout our markets. Colony's goal is to be the largest and the best supplier of these products in the United States and we need smart, hard working people to accomplish this goal. In addition, our commitment to quality and service is unmatched. Products are carefully selected for quality, durability and value. At Colony, we understand that in order for our customers to meet their aggressive deadlines, they need to have the materials they want at the right place, at the right time and at the right price. Colony stocks over 25,000 different products from over 750 different manufacturers. Colony continues to fulfill thousands of orders accurately and completely so that our customers and tradespeople can work productively, efficiently and safely. Colony's goal is to be the commercial construction contractors single source of supply in our markets.

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Colony Hardware is the leading distributor of Tools, Equipment, Fasteners, Supplies, and Safety Products to commercial construction and industrial accounts throughout our markets. Colony's goal is to be the largest and the best supplier of these products in the United States and we need smart, hard working people to accomplish this goal. In addition, our commitment to quality and service is unmatched. Products are carefully selected for quality, durability and value. At Colony, we understand that in order for our customers to meet their aggressive deadlines, they need to have the materials they want at the right place, at the right time and at the right price. Colony stocks over 25,000 different products from over 750 different manufacturers. Colony continues to fulfill thousands of orders accurately and completely so that our customers and tradespeople can work productively, efficiently and safely. Colony's goal is to be the commercial construction contractors single source of supply in our markets.

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269 South Lambert Road Orange
Orange, CT
06477 USA

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