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We're hiring the following positions:

shipping specialist

Antique Candle Co. is seeking an energetic, friendly, and motivated individual to join our team FULL TIME (approx. 38 hours/week) as Shipping Specialist. The Shipping Specialist will be assisting the Shipping Operations Manager, fulfilling retail and wholesale orders for 200+ retail stores, and captaining other shipping related tasks. Your normal shift hours would be M-F, 8 am – 4 pm.

 

START DATE: March 2019 

PAY: Competitive

LOCATION: Lafayette, Indiana 

 

Primary Job Responsibilities:

  • Keep stock organized and easily accessible for shipment (sample packs, travel tins, etc.)
  • Receive freight shipments of supplies
  • Package wholesale and retail orders with aesthetic care
  • Ensure retail orders ship in 1 - 2 business days
  • Ensure wholesale orders ship in 3 – 4 business days
  • Act as a leader in your shipping lane and delegate side tasks to part-time shipping helpers
  • Communicate candle inventory needs with Shipping Operations Manager
  • Inventory all shipping supplies on a regular basis
  • Ensure shipping end-of-day tasks are completed daily 
  • Meet shipping quotas for your shipping lane

 

 Secondary Job Responsibilities:

  • Act as representative of Antique Candle Co. with transportation personnel
  • Load and unload pallet and supply deliveries
  • Clean back warehouse area including trash, misc supplies, etc.
  • Partner with Shipping Operations Manager to ensure shipping is completed in timely manner

 

You are a good fit if you:

  • Enjoy a fast, paced work environment
  • Thrive in a team work environment
  • Have extreme attention to detail
  • Can work while standing 90% of the time
  • Have strong communication
  • Have a fast, fun, and friendly attitude
  • Have strong problem-solving skills
  • Can lift 50 lbs
  • Have a passion for small-business artisan products
  • Have strong work ethic 
  • Are a self-starter

 

Benefits:

  • 50% discount on all candles
  • Monthly candle allowance (free candles each month!)
  • No nights or weekend shifts on a regular basis
  • Flexible time off
  • Opportunity to grow with our company
  • And of course, enjoy candles and get paid! 

 

Please send your resume (PDF format) and any other pertinent information to Brittany Whitenack, brittany@antiquecandleworks.com. Thank you for your consideration!

 

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