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Williams-Sonoma Inc.'s Supply Chain organization is the backbone of our company. Our Distribution Centers serve as vital connections between factories and our retail, online and mail-order customers around the world. We also own and operate a growing manufacturing base right here in the United States, proudly producing nearly all of the upholstered furniture and much of the lighting sold through our brands. The Supply Chain environment is dynamic and fast-paced, and the network is expanding rapidly. If you are an expert in global logistics, manufacturing, engineering, transportation, finance, human resources, or home delivery and have a passion for quality and customer service, our Supply Chain Organization may just be the place for you.
Openings >> Forklift Operator
Forklift Operator
Summary
Title:Forklift Operator
ID:328126
Shift::Sun - Wed: 7am -530pm
Location:Olive Branch, MS
Description
WED - SAT:   8:00AM - 6:30PM

Williams-Sonoma, Inc. - Company Overview

Since it was founded in 1956, Williams-Sonoma has grown from Chuck Williams’ single store in Sonoma, California, into one of the largest retailers in the country, with some of the best known and most beloved brands in home furnishings, including Williams Sonoma, Pottery Barn, and west elm. That growth continues today. Our Global Supply Chain organization is the backbone of our company and key to its success.

Our Distribution Centers serve as vital connections between factories and our retail, online and mail-order customers around the world. The Supply Chain environment is dynamic and fast-paced, and the network is expanding rapidly. If you have a background in distribution, manufacturing, engineering, transportation, finance, human resources or home delivery – and are looking for a job with a strong opportunity for gaining new skills and for advancement – our Supply Chain Organization is just the place for you.

We employ thousands in our regional distribution operations and in our over 600 retail stores, customer care centers and corporate headquarters. That’s why we work hard to support the community, including the institutions that are important to our employees, such as St. Jude Children's Research Hospital which we proudly support in its mission to treat and defeat childhood cancer and other life-threatening diseases.

POSITION SUMMARY:
The Merchandise processor(s) will work in multiple areas of the operation and perform a variety of task. You will be working on stocking put aways, PFR's, picking & stocking the split Case Mod, stocking 401's up on the shipping mez, picking off the pallet conveyor. The associate will work on a OP/RT/537 with PKMS scanning the product into location. Other duties will be required not listed here.

PRIMARY FUNCTIONS:
Able to drive an Order Picker/RT & 537
Repetitive lifting of cartons that could weigh up to fifty (50) pounds daily.
Able to read and match numbers to ensure accuracy when completing orders.
Able to work at a pace that is consistent with departmental productivity and quality standards.
Working in a safe manner on a daily basis and performing other duties as assigned.
Use Scan gun – perform scanning and lookup functions in PKMS
Handling cartons, stocking pallets and hand loading off pallets into locations or bins

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
Must be Forklift/OP/RT certified
PKMS base knowledge
Ability to learn new functions in PKMS for research purposes
High school diploma or equivalent 
Flexible to work overtime as required
Communicate effectively with peers
Position will be required to move/rotate to different areas within the department depending on the daily workload
Must be a team player and have good attendance record with the flexibility to work alternate schedules during peak season and other high-volume times
Ability to bend, reach and squat

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
Knowledge of PKMS system
Six months experience with forklift operation
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