REVISED Warehouse Distribution Assistant
Join our team, sharing the latest scientific advances in light-based technologies from around the world, including biomedical optics, astronomy, lasers, solar, nanotechnology, and more! Make a difference doing important work with a successful, international not-for-profit organization.
Full-time, 40 hours per week (Mon-Fri, between 8:00 am and 5:00 pm) position available.
Description of duties: Packing, processing, shipping, receiving & restocking of publications & other non-hazardous materials. Maintaining accurate records & inventory in compliance with established processes involving computer & paper systems. Driving a company vehicle between SPIE Bellingham worksites, post office, etc.
Education & Experience Requirements: Ability to lift up to 60 lbs. Ability to lift 50-60 lbs., several times, over the course of a day, every day. Ability to safely operate an electronic pallet-jack & hand-truck. Reliable/dependable attendance, attention to detail, speed & accuracy. Valid Washington State Driver’s license & good driving record. The ideal candidate has a minimum of a high school diploma/GED, warehouse & shipping experience & good MS office computer skills.
Compensation includes: Competitive wage, annual discretionary bonus, defined contribution retirement plan with additional company match and paid-time-off plan beginning at 31 days per year.
Benefits package includes: Medical, dental & vision with 100% paid premiums for employee, 75% paid for dependents. Health savings & flexible spending accounts funded by SPIE. 100% paid employee life & disability insurance, dependent life insurance available through payroll deduction. Many learning & development opportunities including tuition reimbursement & leadership development.
Our workplace offers: Onsite volleyball and soccer, yoga classes, lunch food trucks, costume contests, picnics, parties & more. Employees may receive discounts on gym memberships, cell phone service, office supplies, zoo tickets, fitness registration fees (5Ks, races, etc.) and many businesses in historical Fairhaven.
Please send a resume & cover letter, indicating how your experience & qualifications match the requirements & why you will be successful in this position to:
Apply online: www.spie.jobs
Mail: SPIE Human Resources, P.O. Box 10, Bellingham, WA 98227.
All materials must be received by 5 p.m. November 17th, 2017.
SPIE is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. SPIE provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, color, age, religion, protected veteran or disability status, or genetic information.