Material Handler

Warehouse Greenville, Texas


Description

Who We Are

Sphero has been inspiring the creators and inventors of tomorrow through creative learning and play since 2010. From humble beginnings in Boulder, CO, Sphero has become the #1 robot in education, available in 40,000+ institutions globally. In August 2019, Sphero welcomed littleBits into the fold to become the EdTech market leader and accelerate play-based learning for kids worldwide. littleBits democratizes hardware by empowering everyone to create inventions, large and small, with their platform of easy-to-use electronic building blocks. With new offerings coming out all the time to help kids start, grow, and graduate with Sphero, our robots truly go #BeyondCode.

At Sphero, you can do the work you love, be yourself, and take fun seriously.

What You’ll Do

Our Warehouse Material Handler is a full time position that will be involved in the receiving, production and shipping of Sphero products. You will ensure that all policies and procedures are followed.

Responsibilities:

  • Ensure that materials are handled safely and efficiently and in a way to ensure quality and appropriate inventory levels
  • Unload inbound materials and report to either Warehouse Lead or Site Manager.
  • Transfer loads in warehouse when required using bar code reader.
  • Load trucks and record with bar code reader.
  • Operate forklift as needed.
  • Assist Inventory Administrator on inventory checks and cycle counts.
  • Monitor the inventory and usage of pallets.
  • Warehouse pallets/cartons and record location with bar code reader.
  • Perform routine and preventive maintenance on fork trucks.
  • Comply with all company policies and procedures regarding safety, OSHA, etc. to ensure a safe, secure working environment that meets the company’s goals and achieves customer satisfaction.
  • Lead by example.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned by management.

Experience / Attributes We’d Like You To Have:

  • Ability to lift 50 lbs.
  • Ability to operate a RF unit and computer. 
  • Ability to operate sit-down and stand-up forklifts.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office products - Outlook, Excel, and Word.
  • Knowledge of basic accounting, especially as it relates to inventory and movement of inventory.
  • Ability to understand written and verbal instructions.
  • Verbal communication skills.
  • Written communication skills.
  • Customer service skills.
  • Problem solving skills.
  • Strong inventory control skills.
  • Knowledge of warehouse operations best practices.
  • Ability to work independently and as a member of various teams and committees.
  • Proven ability to handle multiple projects and meet deadlines.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to deal effectively with a diversity of individuals at all organizational levels.
  • Forklift certified or able to become forklift certified.
  • Must comply with all safety requirements.
  • Ability to perform the physical labor necessary.

This is your opportunity to lead part of the robot revolution with a fast-paced, innovative team that is changing the world of play and learning. If you're interested in joining the team, please send us your resume and a cover letter detailing why you’d be a good fit for the Sphero team. If you have a presence on the web, rap sheet, write a blog, or practice another craft, we’d love to hear about it.

Sphero offers an exciting work environment, and a generous compensation package including a competitive salary; 100% paid health, dental, and vision insurance; stock options; and many other perks such as a wellness reimbursement and cell phone benefit.