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– Fremont, CA
- 30+ days ago
At REI we value our customers; we work hard to earn our reputation for quality and integrity every day. Our commitment remains the same as when we started out in 1938: to inspire, educate and outfit for a lifetime of outdoor adventure. Our Retail Teams seek committed, service-oriented individuals who are passionate about educating and outfitting customers with the products we sell. Typical positions in our Retail Stores include sales and cashier specialists, retail management, merchandise stockers and ski/bike technicians. We offer flexible schedules and opportunities for professional growth and development.
Join our Retail Team where you will find supportive leadership, a committed staff and an engaging work culture.
The role of the SHIPPING AND RECEIVING SPECIALIST focuses on executing store shipping/receiving/reverse logistics functions alone or as assigned by store manager, assistant manager, supervisor or technical shipping/receiving specialist. Specific responsibilities include:
•Receives vendor and internal shipments according to REI policy and procedure
•Prices, organizes, evaluates or ships customer and product quality returns according to stated REI policies and procedures.
•Processes and tracks customer mail-outs, inventory transfers, vendor or quality returns in a timely and accurate fashion according to REI procedures.
•Uses effective 2-way communication between cross divisional partners and REI customers and staff
•Provides warehouse support, stocking or inventory functions as required
•Follows loss prevention and safety procedures as directed by store management
•Assumes responsibility for other functions as requested such as recycling, trash removal or simple maintenance tasks
•Assists with sale preparation or damage and dent sale set up as requested. Qualifications: THE REQUIREMENTS:
•Ability to lift 35lbs periodically for up to two hours.
•Ability to safely operate power material handling equipment as necessary
•Basic computer skills which include the ability to create and save text documents and to create and send emails
•Previous experience in a warehouse, retail or shipping/receiving environment (preferred)
•Detail-orientation in performing accurate transactions
•Adherence to REI policies and procedures
•Self motivated and multi-tasks with minimal supervision
•Proactively meets both internal and external customer needs.
•Effective work methods and consistently meets commitments
•Uses sound judgment and decision-making skills.
•Effective communication skills-- clear, concise and positive.
•Minimum high school level writing and spelling skills
At REI, we understand that benefits matter we offer a competitive offering which includes:
- Comprehensive health and well-being programs
- A competitive bonus/ incentive program
- REI Retirement Plan
- Generous gear and merchandise discount
- Paid time off
- Professional growth and development opportunities
A work environment where RESPECT, INTEGRITY, and BALANCE are just a few of our fundamental values!
REI is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.