Distribution Associate

Employee Type: Temp-to-Hire
Experience: 1-3 Years
Location: Austin, TX
Job Reference #: 30-103941-WH
Salary: $14/hr
Company Industry: Retail Distribution
Job Title: Distribution Associate

Position Summary

Burnett is partnering with on of the world's leading eye-wear retailers, to identify top talent for their Distribution Associate role. This is an excellent opportunity to get in with a stable, family-oriented company that takes excellent care of its employees! 

The Distribution Associate will be responsible for the distribution of goods each day as well as coordinating cancellations, returns, and other shipping issues.

Responsibilities for Distribution Associate

•	Preparing boxes for outbound shipments. 
•	Applying labels and preparing orders to ship. 
•	Ensuring that the correct labels are applied to outbound shipments. 
•	Over-packing large shipments to the optical lab. 
•	Receiving shipments from the labs, verifying them, and turning over to couriers. 
•	Maintain inventory, organization, and housekeeping of all packaging supplies. 
•	Maintain a good working relationship and effective communication with other employees. 
•	Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications for Distribution Associate

•	Familiarity with parcel shipping for USPS/FedEx/UPS 
•	The ability to multi-task and have exceptional organizational skills. 
•	Must have stable work history. 
•	Must have excellent computer skills - Excel experience is a must. 
•	Must have prior work experience in shipping/receiving. 
•	Must have good customer service skills. 
•	Must have attention to detail. 
•	Must be able to work flexible schedule including overtime and weekends is required. 
•	Stable work history is required. 
•	High school diploma required with 2 years' post graduate education preferred.

Compensation & Benefits for Distribution Associate

The contract pay rate will be $14/hr. Once the role goes perm, there will be a raise and the company offers excellent benefits. Hours will be Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm or 9am-6pm (occasional weekend and overtime work, depending on business flow).  

As a Burnett/Choice temporary or contract employee, you can benefit from Weekly Pay, Direct Pay Deposit, Global Card Paycard, Medical Indemnity Plan, Free Online Training, and Credit Union Membership (Houston, El Paso, Dallas, San Antonio). Plus, the ability to earn Service Bonuses, Holiday Pay, Referral Bonuses, and company ownership in our Employee Stock Ownership Plan.

Position Type for Distribution Associate


If you have questions concerning this position, please contact  Wendy Henderson.
Thank you for choosing Burnett Specialists.    Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V

Meet your Recruiter

Wendy Henderson
Austin Operations Manager
Company Name:   Burnett Specialists