Avery Dennison Warehouse Associate in Fitchburg, Massachusetts
Avery Dennison (NYSE: AVY) is a global leader in pressure-sensitive and functional materials and labeling solutions for the retail apparel market. The company's applications and technologies are an integral part of products used in every major industry. With operations in more than 50 countries and more than 25,000 employees worldwide, Avery Dennison serves customers in the consumer packaging, graphical display, logistics, apparel, industrial and healthcare industries. Headquartered in Glendale, California, the company reported sales of $6.1 billion in 2016. Learn more at www.averydennison.com
ABOUT YOUR ROLE
Avery Dennison is a global leader in pressure-sensitive adhesives and materials, labels, tags, retail systems and specialty chemicals. The Fastener Solutions Division of Avery Dennison is a worldwide manufacturer of plastic fastening systems used in the automotive, apparel, retail, industrial and packaging industries. Our three-shift injection molding and extrusion operation is located in Fitchburg, MA. The Fastener Solutions Division is ISO/TS 16949 certified.
The Warehouse Associate is responsible to process incoming orders from our customers and support the overall effort in the warehouse operation. Picking orders, storing incoming product/materials and preparing shipments are all important tasks of this position. Effectively communicating and working with the Customer Service Team, the Manufacturing Team and with the rest of the Warehouse Team is key. You will work 8 hour shifts from 7:30 am to 3:30 pm, Monday through Friday. occasional Saturday coverage as needed.
YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES WILL INCLUDE:Activities may include, but are not limited to:
Pick and process outgoing customer orders.
Communicate effectively internally and externally for effective order fulfillment.
Use powered lift equipment, Turret Trucks, Stand Up/Sit Down Forklifts, Electric Pallet Jacks to move and properly store materials.
Work with computer, scanners, scales and other related equipment to perform duties.
Count, inventory and calculate receipts and shipments. Verify quality of processed orders.
WHAT WE WILL BE LOOKING FOR IN YOU:
High School diploma or GED required and/or equivalent work experience.
Minimum of two years experience in a warehousing, stockroom or closely related role preferred but will train right person.
Ability to lift 50 lbs. repeatedly each day.
Fork truck license or the ability to obtain a fork truck license required
Proven communication and organizational skills.
Exceptional teamwork skills
Must be computer literate. Experience with data entry required. Other computer skills a plus.
Avery Dennison is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. EEOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled