Warehouse Worker_NE-PMC_Thrift Store Department-401

10 Cardinal Park Dr SE, Leesburg, VA 20175, USA Req #16563
Wednesday, September 1, 2021

The Salvation Army, an internationally recognized non-profit, faith-based organization, has a part-time job opening for a Warehouse Worker for the Loudoun County Corps, located in Leesburg, VA.

 

Position Summary

 

Under the general supervision of the Thrift Store Manager, the Warehouse Worker will assist with loading, unloading, and sorting donations; moving donations and other materials into the warehouse; assist in the set-up, clean up and break down of the warehouse.  He/she may also act in the capacity of a Truck Helper as needed.  Assists in picking-up donations by riding in a Salvation Army truck and lifting, carrying, and/or hauling donations into the truck and unloading the same at the warehouse; assists in navigating for the Truck Driver.  Receives, sorts, prices, and prepares donated items for display in the store; determines suitability and pricing of items based on established standards; assists in maintaining the orderliness and cleanliness of the warehouse area. May be required to come up front to run a cash register on an as needed basis.

 

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Knowledge of warehouse operations

Knowledge of inventory control techniques, as well as logistics knowledge

Knowledge of general office practices and procedures

Skill in paying attention to detail, particularly in the manipulation and recording of numbers

Ability to communicate clearly and effectively both orally and in writing

Ability to handle several tasks at the same time and work well under pressure

Ability to meet attendance requirements.

Ability to lift scales, hand trucks, and dollies

Ability to load, unload, secure and protect goods

 

Education and Experience


High school diploma or G.E.D. and two years of experience in sorting, receiving, storing, loading, and unloading of materials in a warehouse or store setting.

 

Or

 

Any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.

 

Licenses and Certifications

 

Not applicable

 

Physical Requirements

 

Work requires the ability to lift and carry and/or push/pull heavy (over 50lbs.) materials, supplies and equipment frequently. Heavy mobility duties are usually performed by combinations of standing, walking, climbing ladders or steps, bending, reaching, or transporting merchandise on frequent change basis relieved by fewer periods of sitting or operating a vehicle.

   

Working Conditions

 

Work is performed in a stock room, warehouse, or store environment where there are discomforts associated with changes in weather. There are occasional discomforts associated with noise, crowds, dust, lint, chemical odors, and the like.

 

Additional Information

 

All employees recognize that The Salvation Army is a church and agree that they will do nothing as an employee of The Salvation Army to undermine its religious mission.

 

To apply, please select the “Apply Now” icon at the bottom of this posting.

 

*Application Submittal Period: (09/01/2021 – 10/30/2021)

 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against based on disability.

 

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

Other details

  • Job Family PMC-NON-EXEMPT
  • Job Function Property
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Required Education Equivalent Experience
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  • 10 Cardinal Park Dr SE, Leesburg, VA 20175, USA