Warehouse Associate
Value Village Thrift Store
Dartmouth, NS

Value Village, a Savers brand, is a billion-dollar global thrift retailer with over 315 stores and 21,000 employees throughout the Canada, the US and Australia. Our business model of purchasing, reselling and recycling good quality gently used clothing, accessories and household goods gives communities a smart way to shop. Savers keeps more than 700 million pounds of used goods from landfills each year. We also help more than 120 nonprofit organizations

Job responsibilities:

Maintaining Production Room:

Supplies merchandise to all departments throughout the day, keeping production flowing. Moves sorted merchandise from the sorting tables to individual workstations. Empties recycle and trash barrels as needed. Moves backstock boxes, bins and barrels as needed. Prepares the production room for the following day.

Recycling Responsibilities:

Pays close attention to items placed in the dumpster/compactor to determine if they are sellable or can be recycled. Has access to current recycling requirements. Reports any items found to the management team member.

Unloading Trucks:

Assists in daily unloading of merchandise delivery. Loads boxes and bags onto receiving carts and moves carts to the storage area. Keeps an accurate account of merchandise transferred between areas.

Operating Baler:

Collects and loads all recycled items and loads them into the baler. May be required to operate the baler, unload bales from the machine, and move bales to the storage area. May include operation of an electric forklift and/or pallet jack.

Transferring Merchandise:

Moves and transfers merchandise from trucks and trailers to outbound containers or receiving areas when necessary. Keeps an accurate account of all merchandise that has been transferred. May operate a forklift, electric pallet jack or other equipment to assist with movement of merchandise

Team Member Discount, Bonus Opportunities, Benefits, Varied Hours, Full and Part time opportunities!

To learn more, please visit our website at www.valuevillage.com

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • warehouse: 1 year (Preferred)