• Housewares Warehouse Associate

    Job Location(s) US-CA-Hayward
    Posted Date 3 months ago(4/23/2018 11:14 AM)
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  • Overview

    CORT is a Berkshire Hathaway Company that has been in business since 1971. We are one of the country’s leading service providers to businesses and individuals in transition. CORT is the world’s leading provider of furniture rental, tradeshow and event furnishings, and relocation and transition services. We have locations throughout the U.S. and in the UK. As an organization, CORT's greatest assets are

    the more than 2,000 employees working nationwide.


    Today, CORT has more than 100 showrooms, clearance centers and distribution facilities across the United States, operations in the United Kingdom and a Global Network of partners servicing more than 70 countries around the world.


    CORT is the nation’s leading provider of transition services, helping millions of individuals and more than 80 percent of Fortune 500 companies with their event and relocation needs making a house a home, an office a great place to work and an event a memorable celebration.


    This position involves cleaning, refurbishing and packing of all housewares products in preparation for distribution to the field – CORT Furniture Districts.


    • Under direction receive, stock, pack and refurbish products.
    • Refurbish product: Inspect and clean all product for quality standards. This may be done by hand or by equipment that is available. If product is less than showroom condition consults with supervisor for action to be taken i.e.: write off. Refurbish rental merchandise is sized and wrapped for shipment.
    • Customer Service: Minimize exchanges by maintaining high quality standards of product and work.
    • Inventory: Responsible for reporting low stock levels of product.
    • Stocking: Stock product in designated area and maintain the area in a safe and organized condition.
    • Packing: Assist when necessary with a partner that has been assigned by the supervisor to double check prepacked packages.
    • Properly maintain and care for all CORT equipment.
    • Perform safety and equipment check and practice safe work habits including daily warm up exercises.
    • Observe and maintain safety when using chemicals.
    • Pulling, shipping and receiving – Assist when necessary.
    • Properly complete all CORT paperwork in accordance with company policy and procedures.


    • High School Diploma
    • Minimum (1) one year warehouse experience
    • Good communication, reasoning skills
    • Ability to speak, read, and write English preferred
    • Clean safety record
    • The ability to work at least forty (40) hours per week and additional hours as needed

    Additional Information

    As part of a national company, CORT Housewares offers opportunities for career development, professional growth, competitive salaries with position-specific incentive or commission plans, a comprehensive benefit plan, 401(k) and Profit Sharing, educational expense reimbursement and employee discounts. 


    For more information on CORT Business Services, please visit our website at www.CORT.com.


    CORT conducts drug screening, background checks and MVR checks (if applicable) as a condition of employment. CORT also participates in the E-Verify program.


    EEO/AA Employer/Vets/Disability


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