Warehouse Associate

The Container Store
Aberdeen, MD
Jul 24, 2021
Aug 06, 2021
Full Time
Each of the wonderfully innovative products found in our stores is received, processed and shipped from one of our distribution centers. There are many career opportunities on our distribution team! What We Stand For Established in 1978, The Container Store has grown to be the leading specialty retailer of storage and organization products in the United States and the only national retailer solely devoted to the category. We provide creative, multifunctional, customizable storage and organization solutions that help our customers save time, save space and improve the quality of their lives. We foster an employee-first culture built around our Foundation Principles, which define how we approach our relationships with our employees, vendors, customers and communities and influence every aspect of our business. Our highly trained fork-lift operators on the Replenishment/Putaway team move mountains every day! They handle more than 2500 pallets per day-moving all of our product exactly where it needs to be!Operates pacers, tuggers, reach trucks, walkie riders, forklifts, scissor lift, maintenance carts and stock pickers as needed (certification required for certain equipment) Our Picking team is responsible for picking product destined for our stores and serving as personal shoppers for our online orders.In Fulfillment, we pack up those orders for our fabulous online customers.Store Replenishment is responsible for loading and securing product on our trucks waiting to make their road trip across the country to our many stores. The Benefits of Working Here Our benefits exemplify our commitment to an employee-first culture, ensuring employees and their families are well taken care of, safe and secure. Some of our benefits include: Competitive Pay Medical/Dental/Vision Plans Discount: 50% on Elfa, 40% on Merchandise and Gift Cards, 25% on Avera and Laren Paid Time Off plus Holidays 401(k) plan Ongoing training including our Leadership Development Program and Manager Training Program Employee First Fund: providing grants to employees experiencing unforeseen emergencies What You Bring To UsDistribution experience preferred, but not requiredAccurately pulls/packs/loads correct productsMaintains a safe work area, adhering to safety policies and proceduresTrains and works in other departments throughout the Distribution CenterAbility to work in a non-climate controlled environmentContributes to a clean and safe Distribution CenterAbility to pass background checks and investigations due to foreign, federal, state and local regulations; based on position responsibility and sensitivity, periodic check and reinvestigations may be performedAbility to communicate clearly and effectively in a professional manner both orally and in writing, at all levels within and outside the organization Flexible, with a positive attitude and passion for knowledge Possesses focused attention to detail while working quickly and accurately under pressure Ability to work within and exemplify The Container Store brand which we describe as matchless, fun, authentic, team-focused and life changing The Container Store promotes a smoke-free, drug-free environment. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and comply with theAmericans with Disabilities Act Distribution Center Physical Requirements State Specific Notices