Delivery Assistant

Employer
CORT
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Apr 20, 2017
Closes
Apr 21, 2017
Function
Accountant, IT
Hours
Full Time
Overview: CORT is a Berkshire Hathaway Company that has been in business since 1971. We are one of the country's leading service providers to businesses and individuals in transition. CORT is the world's leading provider of furniture rental, tradeshow and event furnishings, and relocation and transition services. We have locations throughout the US and in the UK. As an organization, CORT's greatest assets arethe more than 2,000 employees working nationwide. Today, CORT has more than 100 showrooms, clearance centers and distribution facilities across the United States, operations in the United Kingdom and a Global Network of partners servicing more than 70 countries around the world. CORT is the nation's leading provider of transition services, helping millions of individuals and more than 80 percent of Fortune 500 companies with their event and relocation needs making a house a home, an office a great place to work and an event a memorable celebration. With customer service as a priority, helpers will assist drivers with the delivery and installation of residential and office furnishings within the agreed upon time frame and in accordance with the lease agreement. Responsibilities: Assist with the inspection of furniture to ensure it is in acceptable condition for delivery prior to loading.Assist with the truck loading, checking items against lease agreement.Assist with the delivery and installation of furniture within agreed upon time frame.Assist with the pickup of furniture at lease end.Assist with as directed to truck maintenance to ensure safe delivery vehicle. Qualifications: High School diploma or equivalent or 1 plus years of experience without a degreeAbility to speak, read and write EnglishMust have reliable transportationMust have local state driver's license and safe driving record;Regularly required to stand; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. Frequently is required to walk and climb or balance. Occasionally required to sit and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. Must regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 100 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move more than 100 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. Additional Information: As part of a national company, CORT Furniture Rental offers opportunities for career development, professional growth, a competitive salaries with position specific incentive or commission plans, a comprehensive benefit plan, 401(k) and Profit Sharing, educational expense reimbursement and employee discounts. For more information on CORT Business Services, please visit our website at www.CORT.com . 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At CORT, we specialize in providing solutions that remove the stress and uncertainty that accompany periods of transition for businesses and individuals. We offer asset outsourcing services to businesses with short-term furniture and employee relocation needs and provide individuals in a temporary housing situation with a turn-key, home furnishing solution. We do all this with inspired, motivated people who possess both an entrepreneurial spirit and a can-do attitude. Our retention rate tends to be very high because we seek individuals looking for careers, not jobs. And we typically promote from within. With more than 100 offices, showrooms and clearance centers across the United States, operations in the United Kingdom and partners in more than 70 countries, CORT' s wide scope of services and companywide commitment to providing excellent customer service have made us an industry leader. If you're looking for a stable company with a commitment to making a difference in our customers' lives, you' ll find it right here with us. And if you have the right mix of passion and an entrepreneurial spirit, we can't wait to meet you. The primary purpose of this job is to safely and efficiently deliver and install residential and office furnishings within the agreed upon time frame and in accordance with the lease agreement. As part of a national company, CORT Furniture Rental offers opportunities for career development, professional growth, a competitive salaries with position specific incentive or commission plans, a comprehensive benefit plan, 401(k) and Profit Sharing, educational expense reimbursement and employee discounts. For more information on CORT Business Services, please visit our website at www.CORT.com. EEO/AA Employer/Vets/Disability