Seasonal Material Handler

Global Schoolwear is looking for a results-driven, dynamic individual to join the Downers Grove, IL office as a Material Handler for our distribution center. The primary function of this position will be to pick, pack and ship product orders utilizing our scan guns while ensuring safety, accuracy, neatness, and on-time Customer shipments.

 

Roles and Responsibilities (Include but are not limited to):

  • Pick product orders utilizing warehouse management software while ensuring correct merchandise, accurate quantities, and proper arrangement of merchandise.
  • Must be able to pick accurately and efficiently to maintain timely order turnaround.
  • Must be able to meet hourly productivity requirements.
  • Consolidates, arranges and packs product for orders in shipping envelopes, boxes or totes.
  • Performs miscellaneous duties in the warehouse as directed my management including unloading, receiving, cycle counts, put-away, picking, packing and shipping. 
  • Assists in maintaining a neat and orderly work area and participate in Safety and Lean 5S programs.
  • Must cross train in all aspects of warehouse operations and be able to work overtime on short notice if needed including evenings and weekends.
  • Interact with other supervisors, operators, management, maintenance, and customers.
  • Provide feedback to the management team on new ideas or issues.
  • Be collaborative in solving problems.
  • Other duties as assigned.

 

Required Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or equivalent a plus
  • Prior experience in a pick, pack, shipping, and receiving role.
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to maintain speed and efficiency and be fully committed to excellent customer service
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and multitask when necessary
  • Intermediate computer skills – data entry
  • Excellent communication and people skills.
  • Whatever it takes attitude.

     

Physical Demands

  • Walk and stand for long periods of time.
  • Use hands/arms to reach for and handle merchandise and materials.
  • Regularly lift, push and/or pull up to 10 pounds; occasionally lift, push and/or pull up to 25 pounds; and infrequently lift, push and/or pull up to 50 pounds.

 

As a seasonal position, this position is not benefit eligible.

 

Contact Us

For more information or to apply for a position, please email jobs@globalschoolwear.com.