Assembler

Star Furniture

  • Full Time

Assembler

Purpose: Safely uncrate furniture and assemble correctly without damaging the merchandise.

Reports to: Lead Pen Supervisor and Building Three (3) Warehouse Manager

Functions:

  • Safely uncrate and assemble furniture, using tools, and inspect merchandise for signs of damage.
  • Read delivery sticker to compare with barcode on merchandise and verify all information matches.
  • Ability to affix barcode on assembled merchandise and place completed and cleaned merchandise in designated set-up area and attach gliders to the bottom of each piece.
  • Sweep and clean work area throughout the day, maintain 5s standards.
  • Use of a box cutter to open merchandise and breakdown packaging.
  • General warehouse duties including cleaning and trash disposal.

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Communication, reading and writing skills in English
  • Ability to work well in a team environment
  • Ability to communicate and work collaboratively with others.
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Responsible
  • Ability to work independently
  • Able to adapt to changes in job duties and work environment
  • Basic knowledge of Star warehouse system and operations.
  • Ability to use a broom, dustpan, box cutter, safety glove and assemble tools.
  • Basic lifting techniques for heavy or awkward objects.
  • Wear uniform, steel-toed boots, back support.

Physical Demands:

  • Basic lifting techniques for pushing, pulling, and lifting heavy objects.
  • Weight of furniture is 50-150 pounds and is usually pushed in the racks and or on to a float.
  • In an 8-hour workday associate may stand or/and walk 8 hours on concrete flooring
  • In an 8-hour workday associate may sit from 0-30 minutes.
  • Associate may use hands for repetitive motions of lifting, grasping, pushing, pulling for 5-6 hours
  • Associate may frequently bend, twist, squat, climb or reach from 4-6 hours.
  • Approximate percentage of time required for stamina is 100%, seeing 100%, talking 100%.
  • Hearing 100% while on the job.

Environment:

  • Capable of working in a warehouse environment and physically handling the hot and cold climactic changes.
  • Florescent lighting for 8-hours.
  • Exposure to diesel fumes and dust in an open-air environment.
  • Safety glasses, dust mask and plastic gloves are provided to associate for use upon request.
  • Be alert for industrial vehicle traffic.

What Star Offers:

  • A Friendly, Professional Work Environment
  • Competitive compensation
  • Comprehensive benefits program, including health care options (medical, telemedicine, dental and vision)
  • 401(k)
  • Generous Employee Discount
  • Paid Time Off
  • Long-Term Disability Options
  • Life Insurance Options

(waiting periods may apply to the above)

Location: 16666 Barker Springs Road, Houston, Texas 77084

Equal Opportunity Employer

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