Warehouse Associate in Florence, AL at AWBC

Date Posted: 11/27/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

American Wholesale Book Company has immediate openings in our Florence, AL location. We are looking for outgoing, motivated and energetic Warehouse Associates for our distribution warehouse.  The warehouse associate holds various roles in the distribution center and is key to the operations success.

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.

Whether across town or across the country, our distribution center brings the people and the products together every day. From on-line to over the road, our innovative thinking and creative processes only work when we have dynamic and hard-working individuals at the forefront.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Fulfillment Orders
  • Receiving and stocking product.
  • Picking and filling orders.
  • Managing, organizing and retrieving stock.
  • Prepare all orders for shipment.
  • Removing product from shelves as requested.
  • Removal of product labels as assigned.
  • Responsible for following all safety rules.
  • Conducts random audits of the department.
  • Demonstrates AWBC core values.
  • Other duties as assigned.


Job Requirements

Physical and Environmental Requirements

  • Communicate using speech, sight, and sound with or without assistive device.
  • Read and write legibly.
  • Listen to information, and follow directions provided through an electronic headset.
  • Walk up to 8 miles a day including walking short distances throughout the department/building.
  • Use hands/arms to operate required equipment and repetitive motion activities.
  • Bend, stoop or crouch while performing daily activities of the job.
  • Lift objects up to 50 lbs. with or without assistance.


Qualifications: Education & Experience

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Must be at least 18 years of age or older.
  •  Experience training in a manufacturing or retail settings a plus.

Join our Amazing Team and be reward for outstanding performance

Receive sign On Bonus $300.00 pay out after 60 & 90 days of employment

Attendance Incentive paid weekly for perfect attendance

New Hires who have been vaccinated or receive the vaccination receive $100 incentive.


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