Production Assistant/ Driver in New Milford, CT at Ethan Allen Global Inc.

Date Posted: 9/1/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Assist in the moving and coordination of all Studio furniture and product inventory including receiving, furniture set-up and positioning for photography purposes, shipping, distribution, maintenance, and delivery to and from the Photo Studio. Drive Studio vehicles including 24’ box truck.

 

  • Assume an integral role assisting in logistics, coordination, problem solving, inventory care and tracking, as it relates to the furniture/product needed for photography production.
  • Utilize Storis to assist with accent, case good and upholstery inventory. Generate reports and labels
    as needed. Assist supervisor with quarterly Retail inventories.
  • Anticipate needs and assist creative crews on and off set to ensure successful photography production in studio and on location. This includes the picking of product from inventory and physically moving/positioning to appropriate area.
  • Responsible for the safe and efficient handling of furniture/product inventory, using hand trucks and fork lift.
  • Work with staff in the distribution of furniture, product and equipment to photo sets and off-site locations. Assist with the placement of merchandise at these sites.
  • Assist with furniture retouching and general care of inventory.
  • Ensure that the vehicles and studio are well-maintained.
  • Report all unsafe or potentially hazardous conditions to supervisor.

Job Requirements

  • High school Diploma with a minimum of one (1) year of experience in handling of goods in a warehouse environment or with moving company.
  • Photography production experience preferred.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills are essential.
  • General computer skills including Microsoft Word and Excel preferred.
  • Must be detail oriented and proficient in working with numbers.
  • Forklift certification is required before operating.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and a good driving record.
  • Must be able to lift 100 lbs or more with mechanical or other assistance.