Warehouse Associate

JCPenney Warehouse - Columbus, OH

Full-time$13 an hour

Come join our team at the JCPenney Warehouse.Logistics Center at 5555 Scarborough Blv, Columbus, OH 43232! We are currently hiring full time, permanent associates to join us! You will enjoy competitive benefits such as 401k, day 1 health benefits, overtime pay, shift premium, and 25% associate discount!

Warehouse Associate 1 (General Warehouse)

Location: Columbus, OH, United States- 5555 Scarborough Blvd 5555 Scarborough Blvd
Job ID: 1079437

Distribution/Supply Chain-Hrly
Job Type: Full-Time
Date Updated: Jul 8, 2019

General Description

Basic Function:

  • Manual and clerical inventory support in processing and verifying merchandise/cartons.

Principal Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Checks and inspects cartons to reflect accurate quantity and condition for further processing.
  • Prepares cartons for processing by:
  • Locating, preparing and affixing appropriate labels.
  • Packing, labeling, and scanning cartons, as required.
  • Sorting and routing cartons.
  • Entering appropriate information in inventory systems as required.
  • Loading, unloading, and picking, as required.
  • Prepares merchandise for distribution, including:
  • Checks, inspects, and logs data into the appropriate inventory systems to reflect the quantity and condition of merchandise received or distributed.
  • Takes necessary steps to prepare merchandise for inventory and distribution.
  • Inspects merchandise visually to determine disposition, as assigned.
  • Enters/logs appropriate data into on-line systems, as required.
  • Performs one or more stock handling tasks, such as:
  • Packing, unpacking, banding, and assembling merchandise.
  • Sorting and routing merchandise
  • Weighing merchandise.
  • Moves cartons from one location to another, either manually or mechanically.
  • Picking, labeling, and scanning, as required.
  • Operates simple warehouse equipment as necessary.
  • Performs other related manual tasks, as assigned.

Basic Knowledge:

  • Requires the ability to understand and follow general and/or written instructions. Involves the use of elementary arithmetic.
  • Familiarity with use of contemporary merchandise processing equipment (i.e. hand- held scanners)
  • Familiarity with use of warehouse equipment and inventory systems.
  • Ability to learn computer processing systems.
  • Ability to work efficiently
  • Ability to determine which prescribed steps to take to process problem cartons and to resolve identified discrepancies.
  • Physical Essential Function (Lifting): Frequent 0 – 30lbs; Occasional 30 – 75lbs
  • Previous Experience:
  • Six months experience in the same or related tasks is preferable.

Job Title: Warehouse Associate 1 (General Warehouse)
Location: Columbus, OH, United States- 5555 Scarborough Blvd 5555 Scarborough Blvd
Job ID: 1079437

J.C. Penney Company Inc.
Plano, Texas

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $13.00 /hour


  • General Warehouse: 1 year (Preferred)

Additional Compensation:

  • Store Discounts

Work Location:

  • One location


  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • Paid time off

Pay Frequency:

  • Bi weekly or Twice monthly

This Job Is:

  • A job for which military experienced candidates are encouraged to apply
  • Open to applicants who do not have a high school diploma/GED
  • A good fit for applicants with gaps in their resume, or who have been out of the workforce for the past 6 months or more
  • A good job for someone just entering the workforce or returning to the workforce with limited experience and education
  • Open to applicants who do not have a college diploma


  • 8 hour shift
  • Overtime
  • Weekends required
  • Monday to Friday
  • 10 hour shift