Our vision at Company is Healthier Pets. Happier People. Better World. We’re making things better for pets, people and the planet through our Think Adoption First philosophy, the Company Foundation and other important initiatives that focus on putting animals first, educating pet parents and reducing our carbon footprint. The journey starts with knowledgeable, passionately engaged associates who are proud to recommend Company as a place to work, who believe in our Vision and who are committed to delivering a superior customer experience.
From our retail stores and our network of Distribution Centers to our Corporate offices, you'll work with others who share your values and commitment. We seek individuals who are passionate about animal welfare, have great people skills and are driven to grow and advance in their careers with us. Our ongoing growth is creating exceptional opportunities for professional development and personal enrichment throughout our organization.
Provide training guidance to warehouse associates on day-to-day processes and procedures in the distribution center. This job is composed of a variety of specialized tasks that require the frequent exercise of individual judgment to interpret established operating procedures and solve minor problems. This is a safety sensitive position that requires drug testing.
Essential Job Functions:
Through previous background and experience, the candidate must demonstrate, with or without an accommodation, the ability to:
Interact professionally and effectively through verbal and written communication with all professional contacts with an emphasis on the Company's interests.
Move merchandise up to 50 pounds.
Coaching and training of associates in same work area
Appropriately assigns routine tasks to co-workers.
Although no direct reporting subordinates are assigned, the nature of the job requires providing functional guidance to other employees, including coaching and instruction. In addition, the supervisor may solicit input toward the performance evaluations of co-workers.
In addition to extensive bending, carrying, walking, and climbing, the nature of this position entails some exposure to heat, cold, dirt, dust, fumes, and noise within the warehouse. The majority of job duties are performed indoors, where the risk of injury should not be overlooked.
The minimum educational background of an applicant to this position is a high school diploma or its equivalent (GED). A qualified applicant will also demonstrate basic math proficiency. Because the nature of this position entails training others, one to two years of previous warehouse experience, to include a working knowledge of general warehouse equipment (fork lift, pallet jack, etc.), is preferred. Bilingual (Spanish/English) preferred. Working knowledge of Warehouse processes and systems desired.