Warehouse Worker

Employer
NEW ENGLAND HERPETOCULTURE
Location
Meriden
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Feb 02, 2018
Closes
Mar 02, 2018
Industry
Manufacturing
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description

Purpose of Job: Supports warehouse & office operations by assisting with inventory management; providing administrative support; maintaining equipment; care and support for live flora and fauna; some manufacturing of exotic related supplies; general cleaning.

Duties:

  • Stock Management - Daily Departmental Support Stock Check and Fulfillment, Checking Incoming Shipments and Stocking Office & Warehouse Supplies, Greenhouse Management (Watering and Caring for Live Plants), Animal Care (Feeding and Watering duties for live exotic animals)
  • Office & Administrative Support - Printing, organization, and application of graphic product labels
  • Manufacturing - Creation & Packaging of multiple exotic animal related supplies
  • Other Responsibilities and Daily Maintenance - Packaging and Shipping Outgoing Product; General Cleaning (Dusting, Sweeping, Vacuuming)

Other Requirements:

  • Must be honest, friendly, positive, and self-motivated
  • Must not be afraid to "get hands dirty" for certain tasks (i.e. plant propagation, etc)
  • Must have reliable transportation, and be willing to run the occasional stock-related errand. (Gas will be compensated)
  • Must love animals
  • Must have reliable transportation

Qualifications:

Note: The below qualifications are highly desired at our company, but are not mandatory.

  • College experience and/or a solid previous employment record are both a huge "plus"
  • Proficiency using Google Products (Google Chrome OS, Google Drive, Etc)
  • Proficiency using Windows PCs (File storage & organization, printing)
  • Experience with terrarium plants or houseplants

Employment Information::

  • Job advancement based on ability, attitude, and on the job accomplishments
  • Entry level position, with room for growth and long term job opportunities
  • Frequent Employee Reviews and Opportunities for Advancement and Pay Increase

Company Description About New England Herpetoculture

Our goal is to earn the title "Your 1-Stop Vivarium Shop", by offering the best prices, the best service, most complete vivarium info, and the widest vivarium supply selection online. NEHERP is a small family owned & operated business, and each staff member is an experienced vivarium and/or exotic pet enthusiast, which helps us to know exactly what's important to our clients when putting orders together. We offer some of the best vivarium-related supplies found anywhere, and despite our smaller size as a company, we guarantee to have the lowest prices of any herp specialty shop.