|Title:||2017 Fall & Winter Jobs in Olive Branch and Memphis!|
|Location:||Olive Branch, MS|
Our Distribution Centers are hiring hardworking and motivated seasonal associates to join our warehouse crew! The ideal seasonal warehouse associate will possess leadership abilities, promote safety, and demonstrate teamwork. Flexible scheduling is available including part time and
Flexible Shifts (1st and 2nd) (4X10 or 3X12)
Flexible Hours (Staggered start times)
Memphis, TN and Olive Branch, MS
The Williams-Sonoma team is an exciting opportunity to surprise and delight customers with personalized merchandise during the holiday and all year long.
Merchandise Processing task may include the following:
Heaving Lifting - pushing. Checking validity of order - loading onto ETON system. Should be prepared for lifting & movement of product.
Preparing product for personalization
Loading machine, uploading sewing information, detailed oriented, ability to multi-task
Inspect each aspect of the item.
Remove excess thread & backing, prepare items to be packed then sent to customer
Accurately pick merchandise for customer orders
Associate will replenish bins
Merchandise Processors - Forklift Drivers – Must have forklift experience (Preferred) or willing to be trained
Must be able to operate a Reach Truck, Order Picker, Swing Reach, Counterbalance and 537
Various standing clerk type positions. Associates should be prepared to be on their feet and move around. Computer 50% / Moving around 50%
- Positive and self-motivated attitude and a willingness to take on oversight and leadership roles
- High level of problem solving skills
- Enthusiasm for working on a team
- High school diploma or equivalent
- Flexibility to work alternate shifts during high volume/peak season
- Commitment to a safe workplace through careful attention to training material and all guidelines and procedures
PHYSICAL REQUIRMENTS OF THE JOBS:
- Identifying thread color and threading needles on the machines (Machine Operators Only)
- Lifting up to 75lbs
- Prolong Standing
- Warehouse environment (No climate control)
- In some cases, (Working in tight spaces)
- In some cases, (Walking up & down stairs throughout the shift)
- Great Opportunities for advancement- over 45 internal promotions within the last 5 months!
- An endless number of hours available during the Peak Season
- Performance incentives
- Competitive Pay and Shift Differential
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 ARE COMMITTED TO THE MEMPHIS & OLIVE BRANCH COMMUNITIES
Williams-Sonoma is a proud member of the Memphis and Olive Branch communities. We are a major source of jobs across the U.S. and especially in the Memphis metro area .We manufacture many of our products here in the US, including nearly all of our upholstered furniture ., 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 Childrens’ Research Hospital which we proudly support in its mission to treat and defeat childhood cancer and other life-threatening diseases.