About Williams Sonoma Distribution Centers - Memphis, TN & Olive Branch, MS
Since it was founded in 1956, Williams - Sonoma has grown from Chuck Williams’ single store in Sonoma, CA into one of the largest retailers in the country, with some best known and most beloved brands in home furnishings, including Williams – Sonoma. Pottery Barn and West Elm.
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 could be just the place for you.
The Seasonal Forklift Operator position is located in Olive Branch, MS. This position is responsible for Safely and efficiently operate industrial lift equipment including a swing reach, reach truck, and dock lift in addition to using RF equipment to process, pull, and relocate transferred inventory.
We do not use Sit Down Forklifts.
You’ll be excited about this opportunity because you will....
- Safely and efficiently operate a Swing Reach, Reach Truck, Dock Lift, Order Picker, Scissor Lift, etc.
- Utilize RF equipment to pull tasks and relocate inventory
- Physically and systemically pack units out of active pick locations and re-box as necessary
- Able to physically and systemically load trailers using lift and RF equipment
- Inspect all merchandise for damages and count discrepancies
- Able to work overtime when scheduled
Check out some of the required qualifications we are looking for in amazing candidates….
- High School Diploma or equivalent
- At least 1 year previous Forklift Driver experience (Swing Reach, Reach Truck, Dock Lift, Order Picker, Scissor Lift, etc.)
- Ability to lift up to 75 pounds throughout the shift
- Ability to operate various types of forklifts at heights up to 35 feet
- Ability to read and verify locations and SKU numbers
- Must be certified or willing to get certified on Reach Truck, Order Picker, 537, and the Cat Lift