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3861 - Furniture Workroom Apprentice, Minooka - 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:

  • Primarily responsible for chair assembly and minor touch up for delivery pieces.
  • Repairs, replaces or adjusts minor damaged furniture with tools and chemicals.
  • Mixes and blends wood stains to match original finish for delivery pieces only.
  • Use workroom tools to spray fabric and shrink wrap goods.
  • Prep for clearance pieces that will be staged for clearance trucks. 
  • Appropriately inspect and dispose pieces to workroom, Rtv or Clearance.
  • Complete appropriate paperwork.
  • Ensures quality and timely completion of work.
  • Maintain good housekeeping and safety practices.
  • Regular, dependable attendance and punctuality.

Qualifications and Competencies:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent required.
  • 1-2 years related experience.
  • Minimum 1 year of touch up experience or successfully completion of Furniture Workroom Apprentice program.
  • Ability to use workroom tools and assemble chairs and touch up delivery pieces.
  • 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.

WAREHOUSE00
Company
Macy’s
Posted
10/14/2021
Type
Full time
Salary Range
$27,000.00 - 37,000.00
per Year
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Location
Minooka, IL 60447, US