Furniture Workroom Tech II, Chicago - Full Time

About:

Macy’s is proudly America’s Department Store. There’s a reason we’ve been around for 160 years. Customers come to us for fashion, value, and high-quality products. Now is an exciting time to join Macy’s. The face of retail is changing, and change requires innovation.

Online sales are booming at Macy’s. Our Distribution Center teams are key to our success in the modern retail landscape. They make sure that products arrive at our stores - and each customer’s doorstep - on time, in perfect condition. Behind the scenes, a lot goes into getting products to customers. When a shopper makes an online purchase, we plan, prep, and package the merchandise to get it delivered as quickly and efficiently as possible – across the country and around the world. It takes a lot of smart people working together to make that happen, and so there are many roles you can play, including (but not limited to): material handlers, equipment drivers, inventory control, packers, quality assurance, safety specialists, asset protection, and many more. Whatever role you play – we value you as a colleague. Choose the challenge that’s right for you!

Job Overview:

Responsible for physical inspection, touch up, repair and refinishing of furniture flaws or damage according to established standards and procedures prior to delivery. Perform other duties as assigned

Essential Functions:

  • Repairs, replaces or adjusts damaged furniture with tools and chemicals.
  • Mixes and blends wood stains to match original finish.
  • Removes furniture finishes by using applicable chemicals and/or sanding.
  • Paints, glazes and/or refinishes furniture to original vendor specifications.
  • Use workroom tools to spray fabric and shrink wrap goods.
  • Complete appropriate paperwork.
  • May occasionally need to travel to customers’ homes for repairs.
  • Ensures quality and timely completion of work.
  • Maintain good housekeeping.
  • Regular, dependable attendance and punctuality.

Qualifications and Competencies:

  • High School Diploma, GED, or equivalent required.
  • 1-2 years related experience.
  • Ability to use work room tools and assemble furniture.
  • Ability to read and interpret instructional documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedural manuals.
  • Resourceful self-starter, works well independently as well as part of a team.
  • Must be proficient in the use of computers and handheld technology.
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule with retail hours, including day, evening, weekends, and/or holidays.

Physical Requirements:

  • Position requires prolonged periods of standing/walking around store or department.
  • May involve reaching, crouching, kneeling, stooping, climbing ladders, depth perception and color vision. 
  • Frequent use of computers and other technology necessary to perform job duties, including handheld electronic equipment.
  • Frequently lift/move up to 50lbs. 

This job description is not all-inclusive, and Macy’s Inc. reserves the right to amend this job description at any time.  Macy’s Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to a diverse and inclusive work environment.  Candidates for positions in San Francisco ONLY can review their rights and the Company’s obligations under SFPC Art. 49 here.  Candidates for positions in Los Angeles ONLY can review their rights and the Company’s obligations under LA MC Ch. XVIII Art. 9 here.  Candidates for positions in Philadelphia ONLY can review their rights and the Company’s obligations under PC Ch. 9-3500 here.

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Company
Macy’s
Posted
06/11/2021
Type
Full time
Location
Minooka, IL 60447, US