Location: Durham, North Carolina
Headquartered in Durham, NC, we’re surrounded by great restaurants, cultural activities, and sporting events.
Candlescience creates and sells candle making supplies to hobbyists (think Pinterest) and small candle companies (think Etsy).
We research and develop new raw materials of unparalleled quality that push the boundaries of performance in natural candle making. We distribute our products through multiple distribution centers on both coasts, and have experienced strong national growth for the last 15 years.
The Position: Materials Handler
We are looking for experienced production associates to join our team at our Durham, NC distribution center. The Production Associate will be responsible for breaking down bulk quantities by counting and weighing raw material into sellable quantities. The ideal candidate has experience with handling materials and ensuring proper quality control of a wide variety of products. You must have experience working with computers and enjoy a team-oriented environment.
- Check incoming deliveries to make sure all ordered material meets quality standards.
- Loads and unloads materials within the warehouse facility using hand trucks, forklifts and pallet jacks.
- Organize stock in the most efficient way using forklifts, pallets, etc.
- Reloading the fulfillment area with pickable inventory to fulfill customer orders.
- Building transfer orders to be sent to our West Coast Fulfillment Center.
- Wrap orders and place them on trucks for delivery
- Document orders, materials and any stock movements.
- Inventory control and checks.
- Proven experience as a Materials Handler, Warehouse Associate or similar position
- Experience working in a warehouse environment
- Inventory control
- Strong attention to detail and organizational skills
- Ability to lift up to 60 lbs
- Experience with computers
- The ability to work without much supervision
- Pass criminal/drug/credit checks
- High School Diploma or equivalent
- UPS Worldship/Fedex/USPS Shipping systems
- LTL shipping
- Forklift experience preferred
We offer excellent pay, big company benefits and small company culture.
Please visit the Indeed platform to apply. Incomplete applications will not be considered.