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Full Time Material Handler

Barnes & Noble
Full Time
Reno, NV 89521
$16.50 an hour
Posted 30+ days ago
Job description
Title: Full-Time Material Handler (Package Handler) - 1st and 2nd Shift!

Category: Operations & Distribution

EmploymentType: Full-Time

Location: NV-Reno

LocationType: dist_center

JobLocation: Reno, Nevada 89521

JobSummary: *** NEW RATES OF PAY FOR 2ND SHIFT! EARN $1.00 MORE PER HOUR WHEN HIRED TO 2nd SHIFT! ***

*** $17.50 PER HOUR FOR 2nd SHIFT MATERIAL HANDLERS! $16.50 + ADDITIONAL $1.00 PER HOUR for 2nd SHIFT! ***

Barnes & Noble Reno Distribution Center has IMMEDIATE OPENINGS for Material/Package Handler positions and NO EXPERIENCE IS REQUIRED – we will train you!

Don't delay....apply today!!

Once you have applied, please call our front desk at 775-327-6500 or email us at [email protected] to schedule an interview.



Full-Time Benefit-Eligible Schedules:
  • 1st Shift – 6:00am-2:30pm, Sunday to Thursday
  • 2nd Shift – 3:00pm-11:30pm, Monday to Friday (eligible for 2nd shift Differential)

  • Material Handler Starting Rate of Pay: $16.50 per hour
  • Plus a $1.00 shift differential for the 2nd shift!
  • Overtime offered for both shifts!

Benefit offerings for this Full-Time position include:
  • Generous Employee Discounts
  • Vacation, Sick, and Personal Days and Company Holidays
  • 401(k)
  • Health Benefits (Medical, Prescription, Vision and Dental)
  • Disability
  • Life Insurance
  • Tuition Reimbursement

Safety is always our top priority, and we have the following practices in place to keep our facilities clean and employees safe:
  • Disposable masks and gloves provided daily
  • Face masks are encouraged but not required
  • Deep and daily cleaning of the distribution facility
  • Social distancing practices required by everyone

WhatYouDo:
As a Material Handler, you will be stocking shelfs for packers, loading/offloading trucks, palletizing product and restocking the trays for the packers as they prepare an order to be shipped to one of our stores or customers. Attention to detail is required to ensure the correct item is restocked, the inbound/outbound products are placed on the proper pallet/conveyor, and all items are handled with care as the package is made ready for shipping.

To be successful in this role, you must enjoy working in a fast-paced work environment! We are looking for highly motivated individuals who demonstrate reliable attendance and a willingness to learn. You will be required to demonstrate excellent manual dexterity and coordination; pick/pack and build orders to be delivered to stores and customers using a hand-held scanner, ticketing machine or label maker; ability to meet or exceed production requirements daily while following all work standards.

Our ultimate goal is to exceed our customers’ expectations by delivering quality products in a timely manner. To do this, we need everyone to work together and be flexible to move to different areas in the warehouse based upon business needs. Continuous body movement and the ability to stand for long periods of time; lifting, pushing, and pulling continuously up to 50 lbs. will allow you to meet these expectations.

Knowledge&Experience:
  • Some warehouse experience is preferred, but we will train you if you have no experience
  • Acts with integrity and trust, promoting our bookselling culture and core values
  • Basic written and verbal English communications skills
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
  • Basic mathematical skills

It's a big job to keep all Barnes & Noble retail stores throughout the country up to date with the latest books and other merchandise. Teams at our Distribution Center stay on top of it all with cutting edge inventory management systems and industrial equipment. If you are interested in working in partnership with an efficient, high-energy team, come join our Reno Distribution Center.

Explore Why Barnes & Noble Is a Great Place to Work:
We offer career opportunities that are more than just a job.
YOU’RE VALUED. Our employees are fundamental to our business. We aim to ensure you always have the tools and resources you need to succeed.
YOU’RE INVOLVED. Working in our distribution centers is a great way to support our stores and customers.
YOU’RE A PART OF A TEAM. We foster a collaborative environment, so that our employees are passionate about their jobs and the company.
YOU HAVE OPPORTUNITIES. Once on-board, many of us move within the organization, transitioning through multiple areas of our business.
YOU MAKE AN IMPACT. Many on our team enjoy long careers with us and have a real influence on our business.
YOU’RE ENCOURAGED. We offer a supportive environment, where you can lean into challenges, while continuously learning.

EeoStatement: Barnes & Noble is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, ancestry, national origin, citizenship status, military or veteran status, religion, creed, disability, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, medical condition as defined by applicable law, genetic information, gender, gender identity, gender expression, hairstyle, pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions, reproductive health decisions, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws and ordinances.

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