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Warehouse Associate - Part Time

Elgin, IL
For Individual Applicants Only; No Third-Party Applications Will Be Considered!

Part-Time Position

Shifts available to schedule 7 am - 3:30 pm M-F

No more than 29 hours a week


************************************************************************ONSITE HIRING EVENT

July 23rd & 24th 9 am - 12 pm 1pm - 3 pm


2801 Alft Ln. - STE 100

Elgin, IL 60124


Literati is a modern children's book company focused on building reading skills so kids can grow to be their best selves. We make it easy to find books kids love through school book fairs and book clubs using a unique mix of expert curation and data science. We're on a mission to help parents ignite a love of learning and a love of life.

As a part-time Warehouse Associate focused on the picking and packing of customer orders, you'll be an essential part of bringing book fair magic to life and ensuring timely shipments to our customers. You'll be responsible for picking and packing fixtures, fulfilling daily orders, counting inventory, loading, and unloading trucks, moving product, and processing returns safely. The rewards of the position are high visibility and positive impact on literacy world-wide. Growth opportunities exist as we are a startup and anticipate robust growth in business year over year.

  • High School Graduate/GED
  • Detail Oriented
  • Highly Organized
  • Able to Count and Speak English
  • Strong Work Ethic
  • Ability to walk and stand for long periods of time

  • High Quality Standards
  • Strong Communication
  • Task Oriented
  • Committed to Excellence

  • Picking, Packing, Order Fulfillment, Counting, Cycle Counts, Advertised Title Walks, QA, Transfers, Fair Production, Auditing, and Training.
  • Mobility and Standing: This position requires the ability to remain standing and moving throughout the entirety of the shift. Candidates should be comfortable being on their feet for extended periods of time to successfully perform job duties.
  • Lifting Requirements: The role involves occasional lifting of items weighing up to 50 pounds. Employees may be required to safely lift, carry, and maneuver items within this weight range as part of their regular duties.
  • Flexibility and Dexterity: Regular activities include bending, twisting, squatting, and reaching. These movements are integral to performing tasks associated with the role, such as handling materials, operating machinery, or completing manual tasks.

Disclaimer: This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, or qualifications associated with the job. The employer reserves the right to modify this job description at any time.

We are dedicated to cultivating and preserving a culture of inclusion and connectedness that sees, reflects, welcomes, and celebrates the innovation and talent of a diverse array of people. We seek people with drive and a touch of alchemy. We also recognize that some people - particularly underrepresented groups, women, BIPOC, LGBTQ+, etc. - may not be comfortable applying to a position unless they meet 100% of the qualifications. Even if your experience isn't a precise match for the role, we highly encourage you to apply. And if your career has taken you to some spectacular - or spectacularly strange - places, we love a good story.