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Warehouse Technician

Warehouse Technician

Job ID 
2017-9371
# Positions 
2
Location 
US-KY-Hebron
Posted Date 
10/12/2017
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.

 

We are seeking experienced trade show warehouse personnel with the ability to carry out the essential duties of this position.  This position includes, but is not limited to, the responsibilities and qualifications indicated in this posting.

 

Responsibilities

  • Locate exhibit and retail properties in warehouse and stage for shipment or inspection
  • Load and unload trucks
  • Set-up and dismantle exhibit properties
  • Maintain customers’ exhibit properties and inventories including pull and pack for shipment and inspection upon return shipment
  • Perform basic store fixture, cabinetry or exhibit assembly work
  • Perform box assembly and packing
  • Perform minor refurbishment and repairs to exhibit properties and crates
  • Pull and pack fulfillment orders and prepare for shipment
  • Organize and maintain a clean and safe warehouse
  • Follow company safety guidelines
  • Respect and properly maintain company equipment
  • Maintain communications in a cooperative, respectful and professional manner with all levels of staff and customers

Qualifications

  • Manual dexterity, mechanically inclined
  • Experience in exhibit business or related field a plus
  • Forklift experience (will certify once hired)
  • Ability to lift 75+ pounds
  • Sense of urgency and ability to meet deadlines
  • Ability to work independently once given assignment
  • Ability to read and follow work order details thoroughly
  • Ability to follow directions and respect warehouse supervision
  • Ability to communicate openly, honestly and constructively
  • Ability to use inventory scanners/shipping software
  • Ability to use basic hand tools, power tools and forklift
  • Basic computer skills a plus

Work Environment

  • This position reports to the Warehouse Foreman.  It focuses primarily on warehouse work in the fast-paced environment of a trade show exhibit house where deadlines cannot be missed.  The candidate is expected to follow all company policies and safety guidelines while upholding the quality standards of the company. 

BENEFITS:

Our team members are our family, so we help our team members care for their families. The rewards of joining GES are extensive. We offer a comprehensive benefits package to all full-time employees. Here are some of the highlights:

  • Competitive salaries
  • 401K with company match
  • Healthcare/vision/dental insurance
  • Wellness benefits
  • Career development program
  • Tuition reimbursement program
  • Employee assistance program
  • Vacation time
  • Community involvement opportunities
  • Team activities

And much more……

 

EEO Information

Equal Opportunity Employer, including vets and disability.