Weekend Warehouse Associate at Literati

| Austin
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Company Description

Literati is the fastest-growing company in Arts + Literature in the United States and the #5 fastest growing company in Texas. Lovingly referred to as Austin's "fiction factory" the company curates and fulfills over a million books per quarter.

Job Description

If you are strong, dependable, reliable, hard-working, and honest, we invite you to come and be a part of our quality-driven team.

We are looking to hire several full-time Warehouse Associates for our back-half shift (full-time hours in 3 days with benefits):

Friday, Saturday, Sunday, 6 am - 7 pm

YOUR DAY-TO-DAY WILL LOOK LIKE:

  • Operating a Forklift and/or other Heavy Equipment (ie. pallet jacks, scissor lifts)
  • Repetitive packing and lifting of books (rate is 90 boxes per hour)
  • Stacking of pallets and moving them throughout the warehouse
  • Wrapping pallets and prepping them for shipment
  • Lifting up to 50 lbs daily
  • Return process which includes lifting and unpacking boxes of books averaging 5 lbs each (rate is 60 boxes processed per hour)
  • Receiving freight that has to be lifted and removed from each truck daily via a pallet jack or forklift. It is then placed in the designated zone on the loading dock for receipt and processing
  • Asset Assembly and building the asset packs for each individual customer in all rotations to include Luminary, Kids Theme, Welcome, and One-Offs/POS (we process nearly 100k of these per month). Team members must be able to handle a highly repetitive process of assembling and stuffing these personalized packets into their individual plastic sleeves for distribution
  • Adhering to all safety guidelines within the warehouse at all times
  • Cleaning, disinfecting, and staging each station to prepare for the next workday

WE’RE GOOD AT:

Bringing the fire. We are a startup, with all the fierce dedication and sparkling energy to accomplish great feats. Iron sharpens iron, and so we’ve refined our teams from only the strongest metals: open minds, bright ideas, and bold determination.

YOU’RE GOOD AT:

  • Executing goals and competitive nature - you enjoy a fast-paced work environment
  • Active work - you will be standing on your feet for up to 12 hours a day
  • Fast hands - you can pack boxes quickly with precision and care
  • Giving and receiving direct feedback with your peers - this is a small team, and we know how important it is to work together in order to get the job done
  • Learning quickly and actively solving problems

YOU WILL NEED:

  • High school diploma / GED
  • Good attitude and work ethic
  • Strong teamwork
  • Reliable Transportation

BENEFITS:

  • Medical / Vision / Dental
  • FSA & Dependent Care Account
  • 20 Days PTO per calendar year
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Coaching and mentorship from the management team

At Literati, we are a second-chance employer who also deeply values our veteran community. We value the power of reading for all: anyone who dreams, anyone who wonders, anyone of any age, from any background. We are dedicated to cultivating and preserving a culture of inclusion and connectedness that sees, reflects, welcomes, and celebrates the innovation and talent of a diverse array of people.

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At Literati, we value the power of reading for all: anyone who dreams, anyone who wonders, anyone of any age, from any background. We are dedicated to cultivating and preserving a culture of inclusion and connectedness that sees, reflects, welcomes, and celebrates the innovation and talent of a diverse array of people.

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