Newell Brands Receiver (12 hour rotating days) - Yankee Candle in Whately, Massachusetts

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Position Title: Receiver

Hours: 5th Shift, rotating schedule, 5:45am 6:00pm (2 on, 2 off, 3 on, 2 off, 2 on, 3 off)

Job Summary :

This position is responsible for performing a variety of highly manual operations to expected productivity standards in support of the receiving functions in the Receiving Department, primarily at YCI. Position will include: receiving; wax receiving; material and stock handling; unloading and moving incoming shipments/deliveries; recording discrepancies; visually inspecting items for damage; checking, counting and comparing quantities received against freight bills and purchase orders; working with the Radio Frequency corporate inventory and performing scanning/checking functions; powered equipment operation and similar other duties in support of the Receiving and Stockhandling departments (primarily YCP).

Minimum Requirements:

  • Willingness and ability to operate various types of powered equipment, (i.e. turret, pacer, rider jack, reach truck, etc.), hand trucks, and related manual equipment.

  • Knowledge and awareness of warehousing guidelines, and/ or safe storage techniques preferred.

  • Ability to exert physical effort for weights up to and over 40 lbs.Safety awareness and thorough knowledge of lifting procedures is also required.

  • Strong attention to detail including speed and accuracy in counting and checking.

  • Ability to read and write in the English language, and knowledgeof basic arithmetic is needed.

  • Familiarity with freight terms and abbreviations, various forms such as freight bills, purchase orders, transfer sheets, and/or similar documents would be a plus.

  • Computer experience needed. Word and Excel preferred. Experience with Oracle warehouse management system a plus.

  • Ability to work independently or as a team member in a busy manufacturing/warehouse environment.

  • Flexibility to work at YCM and YDC as operationally needed.

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COMPANY: The Yankee Candle Company, Inc

Requisition Id: 112499

Location: MA - Whately