Summary of Position: The Quality Control Auditor (Heavy Lifter) coordinates the quality inspections of Gymboree's incoming product. This position is responsible for coordinating the process for all DC quality audits as well as communicating the results to the DC and to the production team.
To be prosperous in this position, the Quality Control Auditor must have an understanding of quality initiatives as well as strong planning, organization and communication skills. The successful candidate should have 1-year experience in a distribution or similar environment or function. This is a full-time, non-exempt position, which reports to the Inventory Control Supervisor.
The primary responsibilities /essential functions of this position include the following, but are subject to change based on operating necessity:
Coordinate internal quality audits of incoming product in an accurate and timely manner.
Operate an Order Picker, (approximately 25% of the time)
Design process timelines and ensure implementation.
Maintain records/database of all audits performed.
Coordinate 100% audits and other special projects as required.
Communicate by E-mail, fax and phone with all required team members at the distribution centers and corporate offices.
Attend quality meetings to review issues and resolve problems.
Must be able to lift 60 lbs. individually. Lift boxes up to 70 lbs. can use team lift if needed.
Operate a hand pallet jack to move filled pallets of merchandise, up to 1,000 lbs.
Essential Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Possess strong organization, communication and planning skills.
Some experience working with quality initiatives and handling audits.
Possess strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work in a team setting.
Strong mathematical skills; addition, subtraction, multiplication, division and fractions.
The ability to read a tape measure.
Knowledge with Excel, Word and E-mail programs.
Understand and follow all safety procedures and guidelines within the DC.
Desired Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Hours of Work and Work Environment:
Typical hours for day shift are from 6:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Some weekend work required depending on business needs.
Able to work overtime determined by the needs of the business.
Work in a warehouse environment.