Barnes & Noble Material Handlers - Second Shift in Reno, Nevada



Material Handlers - Second Shift



Job Description:

The Material Handler will perform a combination of tasks under specific direction in several areas of the Reno distribution center for efficient material flow through production/assembly areas. These tasks may include repetitive lifting up to 50lbs, loading and unloading trucks, restocking of shelves and loading to and unloading from conveyor equipment while demonstrating safe and proper lifting techniques.


This temporary full time schedule for this position consists of a 5 day workweek - Monday through Friday- 3:00pm to 11:30pm.

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Essential Functions:

•\tIn this temporary role you will replenish and provide supplies or product to assigned areas so as to maintain high productivity and minimum downtime

•\tPalletize and de-palletize merchandise and ensure the safe, efficient buildup/breakdown of pallets

•\tLoad and unload trailers in a manner that ensures damage free merchandise

•\tEnsure broken down freight is properly stored, staged and protected from the elements at all times

•\tRotate to different areas within the warehouse depending on the needs and priorities of the business

•\tFrequent and safe use of hand tools: box cutters, tape gun, and cleaning gear


•\tAbility to work in a physically demanding role

•\tWarehouse experience a plus

•\tMust be able to accurately and efficiently move material so orders are neat and damage free

•\tAble to handle multiple assignments in a fast paced environment

•\tAct with integrity and trust, promoting our bookselling culture and core values

•\tKnowledge of the RF (Radio Frequency) gun

•\tRead and understand written English

•\tMust be able to stand for long periods of time and perform continuous lifting, pushing and pulling up to 50 lbs.