This position is responsible for unloading trucks, opening boxes and distributing merchandise to the appropriate areas to ensure an efficient flow of goods through the stockroom.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIE
A. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
Must be at work on a regular and predictable basis or as scheduled.
Manually unload the trailers using a pallet jack.
Move pallets of merchandise to the appropriate staging area in the stockroom for additional handling by department sales associates.
Use a broom to sweep the trailer clean.
Load on the trailer all empty pallets, hanger boxes and merchandise for return to the Distribution Center and the trailer is then resealed.
Clean the stockroom to ensure it is effective, organized and free of trash.
Compact vendor boxes.
Break down and flatten reusable Distribution Center boxes; stack on a pallet, secure and return on an empty trailer.
Maintain merchandise fixtures. Assemble, disassemble, move and store merchandise fixtures and parts.
Follow company policies and procedures and maintain a safe work environment.
B. NON-ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
Perform minor repair work and building maintenance.
Assist Sales Associates as necessary.
Performs other job related duties as assigned by Store Management.
JOB SCOPE AND DIMENSIONS
This position is responsible for the flow of merchandise into and out of the stockroom.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES
Ability to sufficiently understand the English language in order to communicate with individuals at all levels in the company and with various business contacts outside of the company in an articulate, professional manner and to read shipping manifest, shipping tally, transfer sheets and order forms.
Sufficient physical strength and agility in order to climb ladders, operate a pallet jack and move boxes of merchandise weighing up to 75 pounds.
Visual ability, corrected, to see fixtures and objects on the floor up to 10 yards away.
Sufficient manual dexterity in at least one hand to be able to operate a pallet jack, use hand tools and manually complete required paperwork.
Ability to stand continuously, walk at a reasonable pace and perform essential job functions for up to an eight and one-half hour shift, with two fifteen minute breaks and one-half hour meal break.
Ability to learn and perform all essential job functions accurately with minimal direct supervision within two weeks after beginning work.
Ability to successfully pass a pre-employment background screen.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
High School Diploma preferred.
Prior stockroom experience preferred.
Stage Stores, Inc.