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RECEIVING AND PROCESSING WAREHOUSE ASSOCIATE I

Community Forklift
Hyattsville, MD
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $17 Hourly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: 401k, dental, medical, vision,
Job Description

Receiving and Processing Associate I:

  • Fast-paced, physically active job working towards an ethically-minded and sustainable mission.
  • $17/ hour, 40 hour work week, open 7 days a week.
  • Medical, Vision, and Dental insurance. Retirement plan, paid vacation and sick leave.
  • Opportunities for advancement

As a Receiving and Processing Associate I,

  • You will accept and process donated building materials, architectural salvage, and household items.
  • You will organize, sort, and clean donations as necessary.
  • You will maintain store displays and ensure regular stocking of departments.
  • You will also help keep processing and customer areas clean and safe.
  • You will provide excellent customer service by answering questions and assisting with products.
  • You will collaborate with other departments to enhance the customer experience and to improve the flow-through of materials.

Receiving and Processing Associate I Job requirements:

  • No forklift experience required, this position does not operate a forklift.
  • Basic math skills, able to use a calculator
  • Able to lift and carry 60Lbs or more
  • Able to use and read a tape measure accurately.
  • Availability for operating hours 9am-5pm, 7 days a week (40 hour work week) (Shifts subject to change)
  • 8 hour shifts standing and walking in a non-climate-controlled warehouse.
  • Retail experience preferred
  • Stocking experience preferred
  • Customer Service experience preferred.
  • Construction, carpentry, or handyman experience preferred.
  • Experience using manual moving equipment (pallet jack, hand truck, dolly, and push carts) preferred.
  • A commitment to the Community Forklift missions of reuse, sustainability, and community service.

Community Forklift is a nonprofit organization dedicated to uplifting the community through sustainability, creativity, and economic opportunity. We are a reuse warehouse where donated building materials, appliances, furniture, and architectural salvage are made available to neighbors in need, homeowners, nonprofits, contractors, and artists at a low cost or for free.

What we offer:

  • $17/hour and a 40 hour work week
  • A paid 1/2 hour lunch break
  • Excellent benefit package including paid leave, medical, dental and vision insurance, short term disability, matched retirement plan, store discount, shoe allowance and more.
  • Opportunity for advancement to Receiving and Processing Associate II position at $18/ hour.

 

Company Description
Community Forklift is a nonprofit reuse center for home improvement supplies. We collect donations of unwanted and salvaged building materials throughout the metro DC region. Then, we make the building materials available to the public at low cost, and provide vintage materials for restoring old homes. We also offer public education about reuse, and distribute free supplies to local nonprofits and neighbors in need.

Community Forklift

Why Work Here?
Great people, important mission, excellent benefits including a matching retirement plan.

Community Forklift is a nonprofit reuse center for home improvement supplies. We collect donations of unwanted and salvaged building materials throughout the metro DC region. Then, we make the building materials available to the public at low cost, and provide vintage materials for restoring old homes. We also offer public education about reuse, and distribute free supplies to local nonprofits and neighbors in need.

Address

4671 TANGLEWOOD DR

Hyattsville, MD
USA

Industry

Transportation and Storage

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