Merchandise Handler - Part Time

Gap Inc. - Peekskill, NY3.8

Our past is full of iconic moments — but our future is going to spark many more. We're looking for the people who'll help make our next decade just as revolutionary as our first five. If you're one of the super-talented who thrive on change, aren't afraid to take risks and love to make a difference, you're the right fit. Come grow with us.
Now accepting applications for PART TIME Permanent position.

Schedule is either:
7am - 3pm or 3:15pm - 11:15pm working on Saturdays and Sundays
Works with peers to prepare and move merchandise according to established safety, production, and accuracy standards and employment guidelines. Maintains and verifies documentation to facilitate the flow of merchandise through the DC. Performance will directly impact overall safety, cost and service metrics.

Applies basic skills and procedural knowledge within assigned work area.
Loads and unloads cartons.
Performs data entry through computer terminals or Remote Data Terminals (RDT)
Performs ticketing, stocking, picking, packing, counting, housekeeping and safety functions, such as:
Inbound – Receives all inbound cartons, performs any needed quality audits, updates system, and palletizes cartons
Order Filler – Locates merchandise based on system and accurately completes order and sends to shipping.
Operates motorized material handling equipment as required based on department and facility requirements.
Collaborates with team members in support of process improvements and cost reductions.
Understands team objectives and service requirements within assigned work area by listening and asking appropriate questions to identify basic customer needs and seeks clarification.
Works under direct supervision and follows standard procedures and written instructions to accomplish assigned tasks
Resolves routine questions and problems and refers more complex issues to higher levels
Communicates daily with team members and management about operational procedures.
Supports campus safety program

Knowledge, skills & abilities:
Must be able to work independently and as a team, as assigned
Make accurate and efficient inventory counts and perform basic mathematical calculations
Able to understand and communicate oral and written instruction
Able to maintain a positive, professional and constructive tone with team members and management
Understand and be able to learn industry specific technology
Must be licensed prior to operating motorized material handling equipment
Must be able to read and write English

Minimum educational level:
High School Graduate, GED, or equivalent experience

Minimum experience:
Warehouse experience preferred

Physical Requirements:
Ability to lift, carry, push, pull, reach, grasp, bend and stack cartons for up to 12 hours at a time.
Stand for long periods of time and walk continuously
Associates may be required to lift up to 50lbs. Specific weight requirements may vary within each department

Work Environment:
Base schedule of eight hours per shift; overtime schedules will vary however may reach up to 12 hours per shift and is required of all employees
A forty-hour workweek is not guaranteed, due to fluctuation in workflow
Ability to work on one, two, or three shifts across Campus based on business need
The physical climate varies; hot and cold extremes may be experienced
Specific functions may require protective equipment
Drug and Alcohol free work environment
Wear protective equipment and shoes with rubber soles and closed toes, as required

Merchandise discount for our brands: 50% off regular-priced merchandise at Gap, Banana Republic and Old Navy, 30% off at Outlet and 25% off at Athleta.
One of the most competitive Paid Time Off plans in the industry.*
Employees can take up to five “on the clock” hours each month to volunteer at a charity of their choice.*
Extensive 401(k) plan with company matching for contributions up to four percent of an employee’s base pay.*
Employee stock purchase plan.*
Employees receive medical, dental, vision and life insurance.*
Employees can apply for tuition reimbursement.*
Family care programs.
Commuter benefits.
Pet Discount Program.
  • For eligible employees
Gap Inc. is an equal-opportunity employer and is committed to providing a workplace free from harassment and discrimination. We are committed to recruiting, hiring, training and promoting qualified people of all backgrounds, and make all employment decisions without regard to any protected status. In 2016, Gap Inc. was named one of the Best Places to Work by the Human Rights Campaign for the thirteenth consecutive year and was the sole winner of the Catalyst award for equality in the workplace in 2016.