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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 Material Handler, you will work with Cherry Picker Operators, Loaders/Unloaders, and Clerks to efficiently and effectively move orders through the staging and shipping or receiving and put-away process, as well as ensure all shipments or receipts are prepared for shipment or put away. The ideal candidate will have 1+ years of general warehouse experience and is proficient operating sit-down or stand-up forklifts. 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

  • Work with Cherry Picker Operators, Loaders/Unloaders, and Clerks to efficiently and effectively move orders through the staging and shipping or receiving and put-away process
  • Ensure all shipments or receipts are prepared for shipment or put away
  • Maintain safe and clean work environment
  • Operate material handling equipment safely and efficiently
  • Perform other duties as assigned

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. Must be able to lift/carry 0-75 pounds occasionally. Must be able to push/pull up to 100 pounds occasionally. Must be able to bend/twist/stoop/kneel/squat/reach occasionally. Must be able to stand/walk occasionally. Must be able to hold and operate a handheld scanner occasionally. Must be able to reach with outstretched arms occasionally. Must be able to reach overhead occasionally. Must be able to sit or stand for extended periods of time. The ideal candidate will have 1+ years of general warehouse experience and is proficient operating sit-down or stand-up forklifts.

Salary or Hourly Rate

$21-23 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

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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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