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Warehouse Technician

Warehouse Technician

Job ID 
2017-8893
# Positions 
1
Location 
US-LA-New Orleans
Posted Date 
11/27/2017
Category 
Warehouse
Company 
GES

More information about this job

Overview

WE BRING THE “WOW”!

 

ARE YOU READY TO BE A “WOW” MAKER?

 

GES, Global Experience Specialists, is a global event marketing company with over 90 years and 4,000 passionate employees in North America, Europe and the Middle East. We create some of the most incredible events in the world – think traveling entertainment exhibitions, global user groups, sales conferences, holiday extravaganzas and exhibitions of all sizes. From initial strategy to show-stopping audio visual, accommodations to insightful measurement – and every detail in between – we bring brands to life!

 

Our mission is to create memorable event experiences, and we count on our talented employees around the world help us do it. We are looking for team members who can dream up the impossible and deliver it.

Responsibilities

Under the supervision of the Warehouse Manager.

 

  • Loads and unloads trailers for show site. 
  • Supervises temporary labor in the loading and unloading of trailers, as required.
  • Maintains and repairs equipment, as needed, (i.e., lights, crates, forklifts, etc.)
  • Assists in the maintenance of department materials and equipment.
  • Drives forklifts, as needed.
  • Maintains a clean and safe working area.
  • Assists at show site with the installation and dismantling of booths, as required.
  • Assists the Drape Department with the stringing of drape.
  • Assists in the paint, graphics, and flex areas, as required.
  • Assists in transporting equipment to show site, as required.
  • Maintains inventory of all equipment and materials.

Qualifications

  • High School Graduate or GED required.
  • One year of warehouse experience.
  • Certified Forklift Operator
  • Computer skills (Microsoft Office Package)
  • Tradeshow Experience

Work Environment

  • Work may involve repetitive motion (i.e. constant keying, using fingers, or grasping of objects).
  • Work is performed in a somewhat crowded or noisy area where there may be mild discomfort due to temperature, dust or other conditions. 
  • Work involves constant exertion of physical effort (i.e. long periods of standing, climbing, stooping, kneeling, crouching, reaching, pushing, pulling, lifting).
  • Flexibility with work schedule (required to change shifts and work days as business needs dictate).
  • Flexibility with work hours (must be able to work overtime as business needs dictate).
  • Ability to work under pressure.
  • Shop environment.

 

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