Receiver/Seed Bagger - Urban Nature Store
We are seeking a dedicated and detail-oriented individual to join our team as a Receiver/Seed Bagger at Urban Nature Store. In this role, you will be responsible for receiving inventory, particularly bird seed, and repackaging it into smaller-sized bags. This position involves heavy lifting of 50lb bags and requires a strong focus on accuracy, organization, and physical stamina.
- Receive incoming inventory, including large bags of bird seed, and verify the accuracy of deliveries against transfer paperwork.
- Unload and move heavy bags weighing up to 50 pounds using proper lifting techniques and equipment.
- Inspect and ensure the quality of bird seed products, checking for any signs of damage or spoilage.
- Transfer the bird seed from large bags into smaller-sized bags according to specified weights.
- Weigh and measure the bird seed accurately, ensuring each bag meets the designated weight.
- Seal and label the repackaged bird seed bags with relevant product information, such as type and weight.
- Maintain a clean and organized work area, including proper disposal of packaging materials and waste.
- Adhere to safety guidelines and procedures to prevent accidents and injuries while handling heavy bags and equipment.
- Assist with inventory management, including tracking stock levels, reporting shortages, and assisting in periodic stock counts.
- Collaborate with the store team to ensure proper inventory rotation and adherence to FIFO (First In, First Out) principles.
- Support other areas of store operations as needed, including customer service, sales, and general store maintenance.
- Physical ability to lift and carry heavy bags weighing up to 50 pounds on a regular basis.
- Strong attention to detail and ability to maintain accuracy while repackaging and labeling products.
- Basic math skills to accurately weigh and measure bird seed.
- Ability to work independently and efficiently in a fast-paced environment.
- Excellent organizational and time management skills to prioritize tasks and meet deadlines.
- Ability to follow instructions and adhere to safety guidelines and procedures.
- Effective communication skills to collaborate with the store team and report any issues or concerns.
- Flexibility to work weekends, holidays, and occasional evenings as per the store's schedule.
If you are passionate about nature, have the physical strength required for heavy lifting, and possess a meticulous approach to tasks, we encourage you to apply for the role of Receiver/Seed Bagger. Join our team and contribute to providing customers with quality products for their wild birding needs.