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Warehouse Associate

Nebraska Furniture Mart   Kansas City, KS   Full-time     Manufacturing / Production / Operations
Posted on November 23, 2022
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NEBRASKA FURNITURE MART 

Warehouse Associate

$2,500 Sign on Bonus!!

 

Kansas City, 1601 Village West Pkwy, Kansas City, Kansas, United States of America Req #1115
 Monday, November 28, 2022

At Nebraska Furniture Mart (NFM), we’ve been hiring friends since 1937—people who share our passion for helping customers feel right at home. If you share our vision, we invite you to be one of us! People love working here! Named one of Furniture Today’s Best places to work, and here a few reasons why:  A FUN, stable work environment, with no layoffs in our history.  A safe place to work and shop, development opportunities leading you to the career of your dreams and a culture that encourages volunteering and serving our communities.

Machine Operator Pay Range: $18.30 - 22.77 hourly plus incentives

This Machine Operator position is eligible for a $2,500 sign on bonus
 

 

Job Description: Your Piece of the Puzzle

 

Do you consider yourself a hands-on person? Have you operated a picker, tow-tractor, pole lift, squeeze, or pallet jack? Do you enjoy taking yourself to new heights…literally! If so, our Warehouse Specialist could be the perfect fit for you. You will safely handle and transport our product within our warehouse. This warehouse position is eligible for a $100 production based incentive per pay period and a staffing incentive averaging *$180 per pay period. 

 

Job Duties: A Day in the Life

 

  • Operate: Scan equipment to locate, pick, bin and cycle product 
  • Safety: Handle product in a safe and secure manner and observe material handling safety practices
  • Accuracy: Locate and return-to-stock, received goods and transferred product into appropriate areas
  • Report: Conduct driver load exception reports insuring all products have been picked and binned for accountable processes
  • Monitor:  Track daily progress and immediately report discrepancies, errors or potential roadblocks to supervisor

 

Your work as a Machine Operator in our warehouse will directly impact our ability to help people create a lifestyle they love, for the people they love—because that’s what we love.

 

Qualifications: Can You Check These Boxes?

 

  • Must be 18 years of age
  • High school diploma or GED preferred
  • 1-year warehouse experience
  • Positive, upbeat attitude
  • Ability to work in high places
  • Machine operations experience preferred
  • Ability to lift/push/pull required weights
  • Ability to work night, weekend and/or early morning hours based on business needs
  • Pre-employment screening includes, but isn’t limited to, criminal background check

Benefits: What’s in It for You?
 
As a full-time member of our NFM Family, you will enjoy:

  • Same day pay- access to your earned pay on-demand, when you need it the most.
  • Competitive pay - generous annual increases up to 7%  
  • Inclusive culture – Because everyone who works or shops at NFM should feel right at home 
  • Health, dental, vision and life Insurance, short and long term disability
  • Paid holiday (upon hire) and paid time off (after 90 days)
  • Staff discount on merchandise (Collectively, NFM staff has saved almost $2 million on purchases in the last 12 months) 
  • Virtual and in-person career development opportunities at all levels
  • Paid community volunteer opportunities
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • You'll start saving for your retirement immediately in NFM's 401(k) and you're eligible for company match after one year.  NFM's 401(k) also offers Berkshire Stock as an investment option
  • Sign on bonus is scheduled to be paid on first paycheck
  • Staff member must be employed at the time of payout
  • Sign on bonus is taxable

* The $180 staffing incentive is the average paid to staff May 30 to November 27, 2022. This staffing incentive fluctuates based on staffing. 

Nebraska Furniture Mart is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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