Company Overview

Heath Ceramics

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Heath Ceramics is a California company making dinnerware and architectural tile of good and enduring design for over 70 years. We are design-led, with the mission of creating products of beauty and integrity, while designing, manufacturing, and running our business in a way that's better for society and our planet. By taking responsibility for the entire lifecycle, we offer better products and experiences from beginning to end. We believe in the benefits of local manufacturing and support a community of people committed to and inspired by the process of designing, making, and sharing. We believe in providing a living wage, full health and welfare benefits, and a place for meaningful work.

Proud Equal Opportunity Employer
At Heath, we don’t just accept differences — we celebrate it, we support it. Heath is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. Our goal is to be a diverse workforce at all job levels. We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. The more inclusive we are, the better our work will be. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, transgender status, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Note about this position: This position is a full-time, non-exempt hourly Union role that works from our Warehouse in The Mission District, SF. This position is onsite. This position pays $23.75/ hourly. The working hours for this position are Monday - Friday, 40 hours per week. This position reports to the Warehouse and Shipping Manager.

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Job Duties

Position Summary:
When the customer receives their package this is the start of their Heath experience and there is only one chance to make the right first impression. The packing should look professional, neat, and not overpacked. The box should be easy to open and the products should be easily accessible. Boxes should also be easy to lift, by both the packer and the customer. All packing materials should also be recyclable. Most importantly, a package should arrive to the customer with the correct items that are not broken or damaged in any way.

The primary responsibilities of this position are picking, packing, and shipping for customer order fulfillment. The job requires the ability to read and write English, have basic math and computer skills, and the ability and interest to learn new computer systems. Previous shipping experience is desirable but not required.

- Follow written production/shipping instructions
- Record production information on orders with basic data
- Properly identify and pick products to fulfill customer orders
- Process pick lists, delivery notes, and other actions as needed in SAP
- Ship orders utilizing SAP, WorldShip, and FedEx for both ground and freight palletized shipments.
- Assist with and help maintain first-quality dinnerware inventory
- Put first quality dinnerware in correct inventory shelf areas
- Accurately select, pack, palletize, stage, ship, and/or load customer orders for delivery of the product to customers without damage or errors
- Operate forklift, as-needed

Job Requirements

- Desire to work in a warehouse environment
- Excellent people skills: must be patient, flexible, and calm
- Excellent communication skills both written and oral
- Proficiency in basic mathematics (addition, subtraction, multiplication, division)
- Effective interaction with all departments and employees
- Excellent attention to detail
- Respect safety rules

Physical Requirements (Medium to Heavy):
- The ability to transport finished goods (up to 30 lbs. at a time). The total weight lifted per day can be 3500 to 5000 lbs.
- Other activities, include climbing, balancing, kneeling, reaching, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, lifting, repetitive motion, grasping, and feeling.

Visual Acuity Requirements (including color, depth perception, and field vision):
The worker is required to have close visual acuity to perform activities such as: preparing and inspecting shipments; visual inspection involving small defects, small objects, and/or operation of packaging equipment (including inspection); using measurement devices; and visual checks of materials and machinery (dimensions, weight). The worker will also need visual acuity to determine the accuracy, neatness, and thoroughness of the work assigned. Shipping may require a color blindness

Skills/Experience Preferred


$23.75/ hourly


We are committed to your health and well-being. Heath offers a comprehensive benefits package for full-time employees that includes a choice of medical plans, dental, vision, acupuncture, and chiropractic, as well life insurance – premiums are 100% paid for employees. An annual 401(k) contribution that grows with job tenure. Our Employee Stock Ownership Plan provides an additional retirement benefit linked to the long-term performance of the company. We offer a generous time off allocation and a great discount on all Heath Ceramics products.


Full-time; Monday-Friday

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Cover letter Required


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