Shipping Team Leader in Olivehurst, CA at Hawthorne Gardening Co.

Date Posted: 3/9/2020

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Job Description

At the Hawthorne Gardening Company (HGC) we want our people to empower more people to garden no matter where and how they choose to grow. We accomplish this by encouraging people to live happier, healthier lives through gardening. If you also feel this way then you’d fit in great with us!

At the Hawthorne Gardening Company (HGC) we want our people to empower more people to garden no matter where and how they choose to grow. We accomplish this by encouraging people to live happier, healthier lives through gardening. If you also feel this way then you’d fit in great with us! 

We are looking for a Team leader who will grow at our Olivehurst Manufacturing facility.

In this job you will:

  • Work with a team of people leaders and Supervisors to Lead our shipping and receiving team to success

  • Safely and efficiently pull product from the warehouse for delivery to local customers

  • Unload, breakdown, and stow incoming product

  • Operate varying types of equipment including: forklift, pallet wrapper, electric and hand pallet jacks

  • Work closely with other warehouse personnel to ensure timely completion of tasks

  • Contribute to a fun and fast paced working environment

The perfect person will have:

  • Excellent attention to detail

  • Excellent time management skills

  • Courteous and professional demeanor

  • Ability to perform with a sense of urgency and accuracy

  • Strong desire to support and train team members

  • 2+ years experience with product pulling and verification 

  • 1 year PIT operations

  • Must be able to lift 50lb products periodically throughout the day with no physical limitations

  • Ability to operate efficiently in a fast-paced environment

  • Clear written and verbal communication 

This is what we will bring to the table:

  • Extremely competitive benefits including: Health, Dental and Vision coverage

  • Discounted gym memberships across the U.S.

  • A highly energetic and fast paced environment at a rapidly growing company

  • Unbelievable 401K match and discounted stock purchasing program

  • Generous vacation day policy in addition to 11 holidays

  • Engaging and collaborative team culture with growth opportunities

Not interested in this role? Check out our other career opportunities and learn more about what it’s like to work at Hawthorne Gardening Company by accessing our Talent Network: HGC Talent Network

The Hawthorne Gardening Company is a start-up company focused on hydroponic gardening. Dedicated to creating high quality products founded in social and environmental responsibility. Backed by the largest lawn and garden company in the U.S. (Scotts Miracle-Gro, NYSE: SMG) we bring new ideas, values, and culture to our endeavors without the constraints of a large corporation. We are an energetic, progressive-minded, sustainability-focused group of highly-motivated individuals, eager to share our love of gardening with the world.

The brands and products within our portfolio include: Sunlight Supply, General Hydroponics, General Organics, Vermicrop, Botanicare, AeroGarden, CanFilters and Gavita Lighting.

Hawthorne Gardening Company is an EEO Employer, dedicated to a culturally diverse, drug free workplace.

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Notification to Agencies:

Please note that the Hawthorne Gardening Company does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Master Service Agreement, and specific approval to submit resumes to an approved requisition, the Hawthorne Gardening Company will not consider or approve payment regarding recruiter fees or referral compensations.

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