Jarden Corporation Stockhandler 5th Shift (12 Hour Shift) - Yankee Candle in Whately, Massachusetts

Live, Learn, Work and Play

Stockhandler 5th Shift (12 Hours):

Hours: 5:45am - 6:00pm, rotating days (2 on, 2 off, 3 on, 2 off, 2 on, 3 off)

Job Summary :

This position is responsible for performing various manual and mechanical duties to move a variety of raw materials throughout an assigned work center. Duties include: operating electric and motorized material handling equipment for storing and retrieving raw materials; operating RF scanning equipment to identify and track material movement; recording inventory counts; replenishing raw materials, as needed; and other similar duties pertaining to the movement of company goods throughout the factory. May be required to perform other functions to support manufacturing as necessary.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Ability to drive power equipment and become certified in forklift operation. Previous experience operating material handling equipment would be a plus.

  • Demonstrated strong attention to detail, including speed and accuracy in counting and checking a must. Prior experience performing physical inventory counts and recording inventory totals preferred. In addition, experience operating Radio Frequency (RF) or similar scanning equipment would be a plus.

  • Ability to read and write in English is required to interpret pull lists, inventory sheets, and other related printed information to determine which materials to pick, move, and store.

  • Safety awareness and thorough knowledge of lifting procedures. Ability to exert physical effort up to 50% of the time for weights of 25 lbs. to 60 lbs.

  • Demonstrated strong math capabilities are required in order to perform physical inventory counts.

  • Demonstrated ability to interact with co-workers in a positive, productive, and cooperative manner encouraging teamwork, as well as the ability to work independently.

Flexibility in work schedule is also required for possible overtime, work on holidays, weekends and extended hours with minimal notice and as required by operational need.

We are an e-Verify employer.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status

About Yankee Candle

Yankee Candle is a leading designer, manufacturer, wholesaler and retailer of premium scented candles, based on sales. Yankee Candle participates in the $25 billion global candle and home fragrance market. Yankee Candle has a 46-year history of offering distinctive products and marketing them as affordable luxuries and consumable gifts. Yankee Candle sells its products through a North American wholesale customer network of approximately 35,000 store locations, a growing base of Yankee Candle owned and operated retail stores, direct mail catalogs, and its Internet website (www.yankeecandle.com). Outside of North America, Yankee Candle sells its products primarily through an international wholesale customer network of over 6,000 store locations and distributors covering over 50 countries on a combined basis.

Yankee Candle is subsidiary of Newell Brands

Yankee Candle is part of Newell Brands, a global consumer goods company with a strong portfolio of well-known brands, including Paper Mate®, Sharpie®, Dymo®, EXPO®, Parker®, Elmer’s®, Coleman®, Jostens®, Marmot®, Rawlings®, Irwin®, Lenox®, Oster®, Sunbeam®, FoodSaver®, Mr. Coffee®, Rubbermaid Commercial Products®, Graco®, Baby Jogger®, NUK®, Calphalon®, Rubbermaid®, Contigo®, First Alert®, Waddington and Yankee Candle®. Driven by a sharp focus on the consumer, leading investment in innovation and brands, and a performance-driven culture, Newell Brands helps consumers achieve more where they live, learn, work and play.


Equal Employment Opportunity

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.


COMPANY: The Yankee Candle Company, Inc

Requisition Id: 111359

Location: MA - Whately