This position is responsible for performing various duties within the Logistics facility and following Standard Operating Procedures to ensure accurate Restocking and Shipping processes to meet the department’s mission of providing excellent and on time customer service. Duties include but are not limited to: loading and unloading pallets and trailers; taking inventory; documenting and invoicing orders and product movement; using RF scanning equipment; retrieving and stocking materials and product; Counting, comparing, checking and inspecting quantities of materials and product; and similar duties in support of the order fulfillment and distribution of company goods in the YCM warehouse.
High school diploma or equivalent work experience required.
Prior warehousing experience a plus.
Experience using RF scanning equipment a definite plus.
Safety Awareness and thorough knowledge of lifting procedures. Ability to exert physical effort to lift weights up to 60lbs on a frequent basis. (A post-offer physical assessment will be conducted due to the high level of physical demand required for this position)
Demonstrated strong attention to detail including speed and accuracy in counting and checking is a must.
Demonstrated arithmetic skills including adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing is required.
Demonstrated ability to interact with coworkers in a positive, productive and cooperative manner encouraging teamwork required.
Good communication skills a must.
Flexibility to work at YCM, YCI and YDC as operationally needed
Non Exempt, Part – Time, Seasonal Weekend Shift- Saturday and/or Sunday, 6:00AM – 4:00PM
Flexibility in work schedule is required including the ability to work extended hours, weekends, and holidays as operational need may require.
This position offers a very competitive salary & excellent benefits package.
Universal Pay Scale – Pay Grade U11
The Yankee Candle Company, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and does not unlawfully discriminate against any applicant on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, or any other class protected by federal or state law. EOE/M/F/D/V
T he Yankee Candle Company, Inc. is the leading designer, manufacturer, wholesaler and retailer of premium scented candles, based on sales, in the giftware industry. Employing approximately 6,000 people world-wide (as of December 31, 2011), Yankee Candle (Headquartered in South Deerfield, Massachusetts) has a 42-year history of offering distinctive products and marketing them as affordable luxuries and consumable gifts, with sales from continuing operations of $785.8 million dollars in fiscal year 2011.Having earned a reputation for superior, long-lasting fragrance quality, Yankee Candle is America’s trusted choice for fragrance.
The Company sells its products through a North American wholesale customer network of approximately 28,800 store locations, a growing base of Company owned and operated retail stores (552 Yankee Candle Stores located in 46 states and 1 province in Canada as of December 31, 2011), direct mail catalogs, and its Internet website ( www.yankeecandle.com ). Outside of North America, the Company sells its products primarily through its subsidiary, Yankee Candle Company (Europe), Ltd., which has an international wholesale customer network of approximately 5,700 store locations and distributors covering a combined 49 countries.
A key contributor to our success has been our vertically integrated business model, which enables us to control most every aspect of our business, from product development to manufacturing to distribution to marketing and sales. This structure allows us to consistently provide high quality and innovative products, deliver them in a timely and efficient manner to customers all over the world and provide excellent customer service. The power of the Yankee Candle® brand and our dedicated and talented employee base truly set us apart from our competitors.
Our one-of-a-kind Flagship Store in South Deerfield, MA is the world’s largest candle and Christmas store, containing approximately 90,000 square feet of retail and entertainment space, and has been ranked as one of the most popular tourist attractions in Massachusetts.
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