Holiday Shipping & Receiving Assistant

Company Overview

Juniper Ridge

Juniper Ridge Website
We are a wilderness fragrance manufacturing company. Over the last 20 years, Juniper Ridge has grown into a classic west coast home and body care brand with the goal to share the restorative fragrances of the plants and trees encountered backpacking and hiking throughout the western United States through its products. We formulate our products from wild-harvested and sustainably sourced native plants and use our own essential oils to create a range of aromatic products, including colognes, soaps, essential oils, and incense.

Today, Juniper Ridge is a women-led, independent company based on the O2 Artists Aggregate, a sustainable eco-industrial lot, in Oakland, California. From this home base, our brand’s diverse, committed team formulates, manufactures, and ships its home and body care offerings around the world.

Juniper Ridge Wilderness Defense Program: Every year, through our Wilderness Defense Program, we donate 10% of our sales to organizations that fight to keep the wilderness wild.

***Juniper Ridge is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate against a job applicant or an employee because of the person's race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), national origin, age, disability, or genetic information.

Job Categories

  • Hours: Full-time
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  • Location: East Bay
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  • Position is Entry-level
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  • Position is Temporary/Seasonal
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Job Duties

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:

- Keeps accurate records.
- Ensures quality control to maximize efficiency.
- Assist with keeping the warehouse organized & running smoothly.
- Assist the shipping and receiving clerk by picking and packing daily orders.
- Promptly unloads trucks and deliveries and sorts, labels, and stocks receivables in the appropriate areas.
- Engages with team members, vendors, and drivers with positive interactions.
- Provides additional backup support for the warehouse staff.
- Ensures the shipping area has a clean, neat, and organized workspace at all times.
- Other duties may be assigned.

Job Requirements

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable differently abled individuals to perform the essential functions.

Education/Experience: High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Language Ability: Oral Comprehension - The ability to listen to and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences.
Oral Expression - The ability to communicate information and ideas in speaking so others will understand.
Problem Sensitivity - The ability to tell when something is wrong or is likely to go wrong.
Speech Clarity - The ability to speak clearly so others can understand you.
Written Comprehension - The ability to read and understand information and ideas presented in writing.

Reasoning Ability: Solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.

Work Environment:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Typical shipping and receiving environment, indoor and outdoor with or without windows, frequent interruptions.
The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to loud.

Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Recurring movement of boxes, collateral, or work equipment required.

While performing the duties of this Job, the employee could be regularly required to sit; reach with hands and arms and talk or hear. The employee is regularly required to stand; walk; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must regularly lift and /or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. Ability to remain on feet for prolonged periods of time.

Skills/Experience Preferred

Compensation

$20 hr.

Benefits

Hours

Full Time

Resume Required

Yes

Cover letter Required

No

Other Application Requirements

In accordance with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records for employment.
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