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Why You Should Work Here

Blu Dot's purpose and values speak to who they are. Blu Dot's company purpose is to inspire a more creative way of living through good design that's good to everyone. Core values of Blu Dot include:

  • Good design is good. Good design should be reflected in everything we do.
  • Keep it simple. Strive for economy in all that you do.
  • Everyone is invited to our party. Treat every individual with respect & dignity.
  • Our glass is half full. Focus on the positive.
  • Be humble. We take nothing for granted.
  • Turn it up to 11. Determine what is expected and do a little more.
  • Stay curious. Try, learn, improve, repeat.

Job Description

As a Cherry Picker Operator, you will operate a cherry picker forklift, receive and replenishment inventory, and conduct various warehouse functions and administration. The ideal candidate will have 1+ years of general warehouse experience and is proficient operating Cherry Pickers, High-Drives, and Reach Trucks. Preferred candidates have direct experience handling big and bulky items. You will report to the Warehouse Manager. Schedule: M-F, 6-2:30 PM; 7-3:30 PM; or 8-5 pm (flex options available for part-time role).

Day to Day Responsibilities

  • Use a cherry picker forklift to hand-pick and carry big and bulky items to and from warehouse racking
  • Receive and replenish inbound inventory and/or picking of outbound orders
  • Accurately record all transactions using RF scanners and warehouse management system
  • Complete cycle counts and physical inventory processes
  • Operate material handling equipment safely and efficiently
  • Maintain safe and clean work environment
  • Perform other duties as assigned, including assisting in Load/Unload/Picking/Shipping/Receiving as needed

Minimum Years of Experience

High school diploma preferred, but not required. Power equipment experience, preferably an OSHA approved license. 6+ months of experience operating sit-down or stand-up forklifts and walkie-riders preferred but not required. Experience with handheld RF guns/scanners preferred but not required. 6+ months of experience operating a cherry picker preferred but not required. Must be able to lift/carry 0-75 pounds frequently and 75-150 pounds occasionally (team lift). Must be able to push/pull up to 150 pounds frequently. Must be able to bend/twist/stoop/kneel/squat/reach frequently. Must be able to stand/walk constantly through entire 8-hour or 10-hour shift. Must be able to hold and operate a handheld scanner frequently. Must be able to reach with outstretched arms frequently. Must be able to reach overhead frequently. Must be able to work with exposure to seasonal temperature changes. Must be able to work up to 28 feet up on a cherry picker platform. Must be able to use a keyboard occasionally. The ideal candidate will have 1+ years of general warehouse experience and is proficient operating Cherry Pickers, High-Drives, and Reach Trucks. Preferred candidates have direct experience handling big and bulky items.

Salary or Hourly Rate

$22-24 per hour + $500 signing bonus. Additional pay premiums available for attendance bonus and 2nd shift differential.

Benefits

  • Paid vacation and paid sick leave
  • Group medical insurance
  • Dental and Vision insurance
  • Maternity and Parental leave
  • Short-term and Long-term disability insurance
  • Life insurance
  • 401k retirement savings plan
  • Employee product discounts

Application Information

All we need is your resume to start!

About Company
Blu Dot is an award-winning designer and maker of modern home furnishings with a mission ti inspire a more creative way of living through good design that’s good to everyone.

Location
6301 Queens Avenue Northeast, Otsego, Minnesota

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