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Yankee Candle Receiver 2nd shift in Whately, Massachusetts

The Receiver is responsible for performing a variety of highly manual operations to expected productivity standards in support of the receiving functions in the Receiving Department. The Receiver will perform scanning/checking functions; powered equipment operation and similar other duties in support of the Receiving and Stockhandling departments. Requirements: Willingness and ability to operate various types of powered equipment, (i.e. turret, pacer, rider jack, reach truck, etc.), hand trucks, and related manual equipment. Receiving; wax receiving; material and stock handling; unloading and moving incoming shipments/deliveries; recording discrepancies; visually inspecting items for damage; checking, counting and comparing quantities received against freight bills and purchase orders Flexibility to work at other nearby locations as operationally needed. Qualifications: High school diploma or equivalent Ability to read and write in the English language Ability to stand for 8 plus hours and able to lift up to 40 pounds on a frequent basis Basic knowledge of computers a plus Previous warehouse experience a plus Attention to detail and accuracy including speed and accuracy in counting and checking. Preferred Qualifications: Prior warehousing experience Experience operating material handling equipment Ability to use of a 2-way radio. Experience using RF scanning equipment Familiarity with freight terms and abbreviations, various forms such as freight bills, purchase orders, transfer sheets, and/or similar documents. Experience with Oracle