Academy Sports + Outdoors HG Mat Handler 1st in Jeffersonville, Georgia

Come work at a place where we take pride in creating a workplace environment that values hard work, commitment, and growth.

Job Description

At least 6 months of experience in a distribution center environment.

High school diploma or G.E.D. preferred.

  • Ability to read, write, do basic math, and comprehend instructions

  • Communication - effective listening, speaking, and writing

  • Solid attention to detail, ability to follow directions and apply problem-solving skills while processing

  • Team player and able to work well with others

  • Identify product and match numbers

  • Stand and lift continuously for long periods of time, may be up to 10 hours a day

  • Lift up to 25 lbs. or more continuously during working hours; lifting may be above or below shoulder level

  • Push, pull, bend, twist, squat, climb, kneel, stoop on a repetitive basis

  • Utilize hand/eye coordination and manual dexterity to include grasping and holding

  • Work in varying temperatures

  • Work in mezzanines and/or handling equipment up to 50 feet high

  • Acceptable level of hearing and vision to perform job

Regular attendance and the ability to complete assigned shift is essential duties

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Constantly stand, handle, use repetitive motions (hand/wrist/fingers) and feel; frequently required to walk, reach, and lift; occasionally required to stoop, kneel, crouch, push, and pull.

  • Constantly lift up to 10 pounds; occasionally lift 11 to 30 pounds; and lift rarely 31 to 60 pounds.

  • Ability to hear and specific vision abilities include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

  • Manually loads, unloads, sorts, and stages product throughout the DC.

  • Counts and distributes predetermined amounts of merchandise/items for the stores to specific destinations/locations.

  • Processes rework and audit merchandise by counting, ticketing, packing and sorting.

  • Operates Warehouse Management System, radio frequency scanners, and other equipment needed to perform job duties.

  • Tracks information to facilitate flow of merchandise.

  • Inspects merchandise items to ensure proper quality and brand specification.

  • Utilizes math skills to verify quantities, make adjustments, fill out worksheets and completes order paperwork correctly.

  • Maintains flexibility regarding job assignments - works with other departments and works scheduled overtime as needed.

  • Maintains safe and clean working environment by adhering to sanitation policies and procedures.

Duties may change and associates may be required to perform other duties as assigned

Full time

Equal Opportunity Employer

Academy® Sports + Outdoors is one of the nation’s largest sporting goods and outdoor retailers. It’s no surprise that we not only know how to create experiences for our customers, but for our team members as well. Understanding our people and the things that matter to them the most has been at the core of the Academy® culture for over 70 years. With over 22,000+ team members, we take pride in creating a workplace environment that values hard work, commitment, and growth.