Warehouse Associate - Inbound trainer 3rd shift in Florence, AL at AWBC

Date Posted: 3/25/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

American Wholesale Book Company (AWBC) is based in Florence, Alabama, and provides complete wholesale and distribution services for Books-A-Million, 2nd & Charles stores, books-a-million.com and other retailers across the Southeast.
Become part of the dedicated team that gets product out to our stores and customers.

What you will love about working here:
Earn More - Competitive hourly rate with the opportunity to earn incentives based on productivity
Career Development - We are dedicated to developing talented people and there are opportunities for advancement and learning new skills within AWBC
Benefits - Our Benefits include Health/Dental/Vision insurance, as well as Paid Vacation time, 401k retirement plan with company match and a discount at our stores
Stay Active - Our work is fast paced and you will be on the move your entire shift
Team Culture - You'll be part of a dedicated team of Associates. We like to have fun while we work!

 

Job Description: 

The Inbound Trainer reports directly to the Inbound receiving/stocking Manager. Provides training to the Stocking/receiving associates as needed. Responsible for completing the work of a stocking/receiving associate. The Inbound Trainer performs all stocking/receiving functions including but not limited to: Stocking, unloading trucks, scanning, counting, loading carts and placing product into locations. The Inbound trainer demonstrates behavior that supports AWBC core values.

Roles and Responsibilities

Trains stocking/receiving clerks on how to perform their duties

  • Stacks product on shelves.
  • Counts product to be stocked.
  • Keys product into system using an RF scanner. 
  • Moves product from staging areas to stocking locations.
  • Responsible for following all safety rules, regulations and guidelines.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.   
 

Job Requirements

Requirements

Qualifications and Education Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent.

Preferred Skills

  • Previous warehouse experience preferred.
  • Previous PIT certified, or willing to be trained to be
  • Prior experience using radio-frequency scanner preferred.
  • Ability to make on the spot decisions based on training and experience.
  • Provide instruction, direction and training to associates and trainers.
  • Computer Skills and Basic Math Skills -Microsoft Outlook, Excel, Word,

 

Physical and Environmental Requirements

Must Be Able To:

  • Stand for long period of time, up to 4 continuous hours, 8 – 12 hours during a shift.
  • Walk up to 8 miles a day. Walking short distances through the department/building.
  • Use hands/arms to operate required equipment and repetitive motion activities.
  • Lift objects up to 50 lbs. with or without assistance.
  • Communicate using speech, sight, and sound with or without assistive device.
  • Bend, stoop or crouch while performing daily activities of the job.
  • Effective verbal and written communications s

 

 

About American Wholesale Book Company

American Wholesale Book Company, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer - All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individual’s age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law

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