Part-Time Seasonal Opportunities!
We are currently seeking reliable, energetic, self motivated Driver Helper candidates to join our Part-Time seasonal team
as we prepare for our peak seasons to contribute to our mission of connecting kids with books they want to read.
Scholastic Book Fairs works with schools across the country to host more than 120,000 annual reading events, connecting more than 55 million children with great books each year. Book Fairs foster enthusiasm for reading, while helping to build school and classroom libraries by providing students, teachers and parents access to thousands of books and educational products at affordable prices.
We are seeking candidates that have flexibility to work Monday - Friday to ride along with our Book Fair Delivery Drivers and assist them with unloading/delivering and picking up Book Fairs.
All shifts are Monday through Friday with seasonal
scheduling during the months of September – December and early March – late June.
Assist in the production of book fairs, by packing metal cases, boxes, and displays with book and non-book product, according to corporate process and procedure and meeting productivity and quality standards.
Demonstrate proficiency in packing all components and sub-components for all cases, boxes and displays.
Consistently meet minimum required production, accuracy or quality standards for work performed.
Ensure condition of all outbound cases, boxes, and displays are clean, safe, and in good condition.
Assist in the processing of returned book fairs, by unpacking metal cases, boxes, and displays with book and non-book product, according to corporate process and procedure and meetin productivity and quality standards.
Monitor inventory levels on applicable component product lines to ensure book fairs can be properly packed.
Learn and demonstrate basic scanner proficiency, i.e. item inquiries and requesting replenishment of Pick locations.
Assist in the picking and packing of customer reorders.
Ensure that your work area is neat, clean, safe and organized at all times.
Individually and in partnership with other co-workers, perform seasonal inventory production-line resets.
Learn and demonstrate proficiency in all Fair Finishing and Assembly functions, including the Quality Assurance scanning functions.
Participate and assist in Physical Inventory functions, including the counting of inventory.
Participate and assist in conducting Customer Appreciation Warehouse Sale Events.
Responsible for the careful handlling of all merchandise at all times.
Ensure that all warehouse equipment and tools are properly utilized to increase productivity, efficiency, and safety; report and unsafe conditions, damaged equipment or injury (to self or co-worker) to your supervisor or manager immediately
Utilize proper techniques for lifting, packing, and handling heavy objects, proper cutting techniques, climbing ladders and pushing/pulling display cases.
Accurately and timely complete Labor Data Collection Cards according to company standards.
Maintain attendance and punctuality as required by assigned work schedule and within company standards.
Maintain a courteous and positive relationship with all co-workers and customers.
Drug and alcohol free policy compliance.
Other duties as assigned.
High School Diploma or GED Certificate preferred.
Ability to demonstrate basic product scanner proficiency (i.e., ordering replenishment) effectively with minimal errors.
Strong team player and ability to get along with co-workers.
Good verbal/written communication skills, basic math skills and ability to read documents such as safety rules, operating instructions and procedure manuals.
Website : http://www.scholastic.com
Scholastic, the global children's publishing, education and media company, has a corporate mission supported through all of its divisions of helping children around the world to read and learn. Recognizing that literacy is the cornerstone of a child's intellectual, personal and cultural growth, for over 85 years, Scholastic has created quality products and services that educate, entertain and motivate children and are designed to help enlarge their understanding of the world around them.