Receiving Associate

  • First Shift / Monday - Friday
  • $19.00/hour
  • Clean, Climate-Controlled Warehouse
  • Comprehensive compensation package: medical/dental/vision, 401K with match, sick time, vacation days, paid holidays, floating holidays
  • WineDirect is the leading provider of Direct-to-Consumer solutions for wineries. We offer a full range of services to wineries including e-commerce, wine club management, point-of-sale, and order fulfillment. We facilitate more than 15 million orders representing over $2 billion in sales for our 2,000+ winery clients annually. We are a dynamic and growing company that is driving towards even higher growth with one clear goal that determines our focus each and every day - to be the Winery's Champion. We do that through a strong culture of innovation and an unwavering focus on delivering the best to our clients. We are proud to be recognized as a 2023 Top Workplace. Establishing the right culture where people are treated with respect and all ideas are welcome is a core value and key to our success.

    We are seeking an energetic and highly motivated individual to fill a key position on our Operations team, as a Receiving Associate at our Glenwillow, OH facility.

    As a Receiving Associate, you will process inbound receipts, stage inventory for inter-center transfers and/or put-away. In addition, you’ll be responsible for operating a forklift, reach truck, and stock picker to move bulk products into staging and/or forward pick locations. In this position you’ll use RF devices to complete inventory movements. You will also assist in loading and unloading products to and from trucks in a manner that meets our standards for safety, security and productivity.

    What you’ll be doing:

    • Process inbound receipts
    • Coordinate the staging, loading, and unloading of products
    • Examining inbound and outbound inventory transfers and verifying for accuracy against records such as invoices, bill of lading, and purchase orders
    • Work closely with Inventory and Client Services Departments to resolve issues on SKUs
    • Safe and proficient operation of material handling equipment (reach truck, stock picker)
    • Utilizing pick sheets, work orders, and/or RF devices as necessary to pull inventory
    • Inspecting products as they are pulled to ensure quality and accuracy
    • Reporting and documenting any damaged product not suitable for shipping
    • Staging products for our club assembly line
    • Loading and unloading trucks in our shipping and receiving departments
    • Notifying supervisors of any mechanical or material issues
    • Utilizing safety equipment and observing all safety rules and practices
    • Maintaining a clean, neat, and orderly work area
    • Other duties as assigned

    Who you are:

    Candidates must possess highly developed sense of empathy, with a focus on ensuring the best experience for our partners, clients, and the end-consumer.

    • High school diploma or equivalent
    • At least 1 to 2 years of experience operating a reach truck forklift in a manufacturing or distribution center
    • Minimum 2 years of relevant experience working in a warehouse and/or logistics setting
    • Excellent communication, verbal, and written skills
    • Experience with RF scan devices
    • Basic computer proficiency
    • Inventory experience preferred
    • Ability to multitask
    • Experience working in a fast-paced production driven environment
    • Attention to detail
    • Ability to work a flexible schedule and able to work overtime as needed
    • Ability to lift heavy objects, 40+ pounds
    • Wine industry experience is a plus
    • Team Player with reliable attendance and punctuality. Must have reliable transportation.

    Why WineDirect

    • You will have the ability to transform the wine industry by facilitating wineries ability to sell their products globally
    • You’ll get to work with and support a stellar group of people who work together to care for our clients and their customers
    • You’ll be empowered to make decisions, both to get the job done and to further your career
    • We have a competitive compensation package including medical, dental and vision coverage as well as employer-paid Term Life Insurance, Long Term Disability and AD&D, and a 401(k) plan with match. Paid time off includes sick time, vacation days, paid holidays, and floating holidays.

    WineDirect is an Equal Opportunity Employer