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Shipping/Receiving
Wayzata Home ProductsWayzata Home Products Connersville, IN

Shipping/Receiving

Wayzata Home ProductsWayzata Home Products
Connersville, IN
Expired: May 22, 2018 Applications are no longer accepted.
  • $12 Hourly
  • Full-Time
Wayzata Home Products,
an innovation leader in the home improvement industry, is the parent company of
CliqStudios.com, the leading online retailer of kitchen cabinets and free
kitchen design.

Our direct-to-consumer online
model is revolutionizing the way consumers shop for and remodel their kitchens
by offering customized service at prices significantly lower than traditional retail
outlets.

We are seeking production
Operators to work at our 500,000 sq. ft. manufacturing facility in
Connersville, Indiana.

Job Title:

Shipping/Receiving

Department:

Receiving / Shipping

Location:

Connersville, IN

Summary:

A shipping/receiving position is responsible for manually
moving freight, stock, or other materials. This includes timely,
efficient and safe unloading of domestic and international freight. As well
as timely, efficient and safe loading of customer orders onto trucks. This position
is a labor and time-intensive job that requires both physical exertion
and quick thinking, adherence to regulations, and good organizational skills.
This position follows standard
work methods and practices safe work habits to ensure production is as
efficient and safe as possible.

General

Duties:

  • Participates in the safety, quality, and housekeeping programs as established within the plant; including but not limited to Kaizen, safety programs, 5S, etc.
  • Complies with all plant rules and safety regulations
  • Performs cleanup duties at equipment areas, workstations, etc.
  • Maintains an uncompromising adherence to 5S standards; keeps the work area and equipment clean
  • Collaborates with team members and participates in team discussions to achieve goals
  • Proactively makes suggestions/proposals to strive for continuous improvement of performance
  • Assists with the on-boarding of new employees
  • Trains other team members to perform job duties as needed
  • Demonstrates flexibility to perform various job roles within the manufacturing process as assigned
  • Provides relief to positions of prior qualification as required


Essential
Functions:


  • Participates in the shipping, receiving, organizing, storing and issuing of merchandise and ensures shipments are prepared for delivery and delivered in a timely manner.
  • Responsible for quality control. No damaged product is sent out.
  • Stage finished product for loading.
  • Load finished product onto a truck.
  • Cleans warehouse for the purpose of maintaining a safe and sanitary work area.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
  • Loads packages onto delivery vehicles, trailers, pallets and pallet jacks.
  • Lifts, carries, pushes and pulls packages on a continuous and repetitive basis for approximate shifts of 8 to 10 hours.
  • Performs work as assigned by department supervisor and/or department team lead(s)
  • Attach appropriate labels and tags to product and packaging
  • Notify department supervisor and/or team lead(s) of any mechanical or material issues
  • Reports defective materials or questionable conditions to department supervisor and/or team lead(s)
  • Maintain a clean and safe work area
  • Maintain equipment in a clean and orderly condition
  • Follow prescribed safety regulations


Knowledge,

Skills and Abilities:

  • Must be able to perform multiple, technical or non-technical tasks, with potential to upgrade skills in order to meet changing job conditions
  • Must be able to understand and follow instructions regarding work duties and safety methods
  • Ability to discern numbers and information in order to sort packages correctly
  • Must possess a mindset of being thorough
  • Must be teamwork oriented
  • Possess time management skills
  • Specific abilities required to satisfactorily perform the functions of the job include, but are not limited to: meeting deadlines and schedules; setting priorities; physical stamina.


Work
Environment:


While performing the duties of this job, an
employee may be exposed to vibration. An employee may be working near moving
mechanical parts and may be exposed to the risk of electrical shock. The
noise level of the work area may be high at times. Additionally, employees
may be exposed to temp fluctuations as external weather conditions change.

Physical
Demands:


The physical demands described here are
representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully
perform the essential functions of this job.

While performing the duties of this job, an
employee is regularly required to communicate with other employees and/or
leadership. An employee frequently is required to stand, walk, use hands and
fingers, handle material, and reach with hands and arms.

The position involves regularly lifting and/or
moving up to 15 lbs, frequently lifting and/or moving up to about 30 lbs and
occasionally lifting and/or move up to 70 lbs.

Specific visual abilities required by this
position include close vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the
ability to adjust focus.

Education:

High school diploma, equivalency or GED

Experience:

Previous production/manufacturing experience
preferred

Reports To:

Department Supervisor

Please note this job description is not designed
to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or
responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties,
responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without
notice.

Address

Wayzata Home ProductsWayzata Home Products

Connersville, IN
47331 USA

Industry

Transportation and Storage

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