|Title:||Forklift Operators - 1st shift|
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.
Our Braselton, GA distribution center opened April 2016 and services the South Eastern Region. The majority of product handled in Georgia is furniture from all of our brands. PEOPLE FIRST We believe that our Company has no limit and is driven by our associates and their imaginations. We are committed to an environment that attracts, motivates and recognizes high performance.
First shift rates starting at $17.50 per hour!
Calling all Experienced Forklift Drivers! If you have experience as a forklift driver working in a warehouse environment, you should check out our full-time positions at the Braselton Distribution Center!
These are physical jobs! You will stand and walk for extended periods of time. Lift, carry, push, pull, handle large product and maneuver items weighing 65 pounds with the appropriate equipment and/or assistance from another person.
You'll be working in a warehouse and while your comfort and safety is our number one priority, the environment is subject to seasonal changes.
If you are highly motivated, enjoy working in a fast-paced environment, and can be here each day, you will be successful at Williams-Sonoma. First shift positions are scheduled for 6:00am – 2:30pm M-F, OT as required. Attendance is important and we track attendance carefully!
Our regular, full-time roles include a generous benefits package including medical, prescription, dental, vision, disability coverage, 401k, employee discounts, vacation, personal and sick time. Company-paid benefits include life insurance (1x annual salary), wellness programs, biometric screenings, flu shots, attendance and recognition bonuses and much more!
If you like the sound of it, then come join our team. We think you will like it here!
- Mobile Equipment/Forklift Operation
- Train others on daily work assignments when needed
- Must have good attendance and be a team player
- Other duties as assigned
- High School Diploma or GED
- Some positions require elevating on an order picker 5 stories up
- Comfortable walking/standing 90% of the day
- Basic knowledge of Receiving, Replenishment, Picking, Shipping, Inventory Control, Profiling, and Waving
- Experience with operating an Order Picker, Reach Truck (Raymond Brand)
- Have working knowledge of Excel, PKMS, RF scanners, and AS400.
- Strong computer skills (Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook) preferred, but not required
- Knowledge of basic math (addition and subtraction)
- Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
- Available to work overtime and flexible schedules
- Heavy lifting up to 75 pounds
- Ability to work with minimal supervision