Our Pet Segment is searching for a Warehouse Associate in our Neptune City, NJ facility. Warehouse Associate is responsible for the accurate and timely filling of customer orders; while consistently verifying (scanning) the product identification numbers and confirming item counts are accurate.
Central Garden & Pet Company (NASDAQ: CENT and CENTA) is a leading innovator, marketer and producer of quality branded products for the pet and lawn and garden supplies markets. Please see our website at www.central.com for additional company information.
MEASURES OF SUCCESS
Filling customer orders by picking from pallet locations, ensuring correct product identification number, quantity and quality of product.
Experience operating Electric Jack, Stand-Up Reach Truck and Sit-Down forklift. Order picker experience a plus.
Must have prior Warehouse experience including pulling orders and use of an RF scanning device.
IDEAL CANDIDATE ATTRIBUTES
1+ year prior warehouse/distribution center experience, preferably picking/packing.
Ability to work in a fast-paced distribution environment
Basic math skills
Ability to place items in alpha/numeric sequence
Ability to perform manual labor and stand for long periods of time
Ability to follow written and verbal direction
Ability to effectively communicate with departmental personnel
Detail oriented and quality focused
Must be flexible to work overtime as needed
Operate scan guns to track the movement and placement of merchandise
Lift and maneuver products
Performs other duties as required.
High School Diploma (or equivalent).
Ability to work in a constant state of alertness and safe manner.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law.
All successful applicants should expect to undergo a screening for prohibited levels of drugs prior to beginning employment.