Warehouse Installation Associate in St. Louis, MO at Empire Today

Date Posted: 11/6/2021

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Opportunity Description

Business Area

Empire Today s Market Operations team is an integral part of our company's business strategy and include local personnel managing warehouses, product receipt and distribution, customer service, full life cycle of customer orders, and installation management. This enables installers to deliver upon our commitment to our customers and support the success of Empire Today.

. Responsibilities

The Warehouse Installation Associate has direct accountability for the day -to-day warehouse activities which include; receiving, storing, staging of inventory and fulfillment of orders, loading and return handling. This position is responsible for maintaining and executing all warehouse operations in accordance to the company s standard operating procedures (SOP s) in a safe and orderly fashion. This position will also support the market in various administrative tasks such as tracking installer/contractor performance, department reports.

  • Adheres to all posted Federal and State requirements, and all Company safety and operational policies and SOPs
  • Conducts thorough, acc urate, and frequent inventory cycle counts in accordance to the SOP
  • Accounts for accurate physical inventories by performing a thorough inventory in accordance to all SOP s
  • Maintains a safe and clean physical condition of the warehouse and product through organization that is conducive to a clean, organized, efficient and safe environment in accordance to all SOP s
  • Operates warehouse machinery including, forklift, scissor lift, and carp et cutting machines, in a safe and effective manner in accordance to company and safe ty SOP s and policies
  • Conducts daily and weekly safety warehouse walk -through s as assigned
  • Performs machinery safety checks and maintains record log as assigned
  • Maintains a clean and safe physical condition of the installer loading areas and dumpster area of the parking lot to ensure that it meets all company policies and SOPs
  • Reports operational and safety discrepancies by working with direct management and executing necessary action items assigned
  • Completes warehouse operational daily requirements as directed by management
  • File and maintain all product line job jackets when jobs are completed.
  • Provide installation support by printing worksheets and compiling worksheet packets.
  • Take department phone calls; respond to low-level issues and forward others to Installation Coordinators and Install Managers in a timely manner.
  • Maintain records of Service Requests and keep updated per Install Manager instructions.
  • Ensure supply levels of all installation supplies and support materials are adequate and replace/update as needed.
  • Track ongoing projects in department.
  • Provide support during installer check-in each day.
  • Serve as liaison between installation and order management to ensure all data entry issues are controlled and addressed.
  • Prepare documents and correspondence such as lists, responses to requests for data and memorandums.
  • Filing documents when needed.
  • All other duties assigned or as required.


The successful candidate will possess:

  • High School diploma or equivalent required.
  • Previous high-volume warehouse experience
  • Demonstrates a sense of urgency and decisiveness
  • Strong ability to multitask
  • Demonstrated ability to safely operate warehouse machinery
  • Knowledge of warehouse management
  • High level of internal and external customer service
  • Com mitted to maintaining an excellent attendance record
  • Flexible to work overtime when needed
  • Administrative assistant or document control experience Education.


Employees are eligible for numerous benefits including:

  • Quick enrollment into our benefit plans. Eligibility is first of the month following just two weeks of employment.
  • A premium 401K Investment Plan, with the company matching your amount invested dollar for dollar up to 4% with no vesting. Find another Company that can beat that!
  • Medical Insurance with several plan options and a Health Savings Account to meet you and your family s health needs.
  • Prescription Drug Coverage
  • Dental Insurance Twice a year visits at no cost.
  • Vision Insurance with materials coverage
  • Flexible Spending Accounts for Medical & Dependent Care
  • Wellness Program A best in class program offering substantial awards payable right on your paycheck
  • Basic Life Insurance and AD&D
  • Short Term Disability Coverage
  • Long Term Disability Coverage
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Paid Holidays including Floating Holidays
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) that grows with years of service
  • Empire Perks An employee discount purchasing program offering you great savings on the things you want.

The company conducts a background check and drug screen for all new hires.


Empire Today has been a leading provider of installed home improvements for 60 years. Empire offers the largest in-stock selection of flooring in the United States. Convenience, quality, and selection make Empire stand out. With Empire Today, homeowners and business customers can get quality Carpet, Hardwood, Laminate, Tile, Vinyl Flooring, and Window Treatments from top brands they know and trust. And because Empire warehouses thousands of products, customers can get the right product, professionally installed when they need it, as soon as the next day.

Empire was founded in 1959 and provides service to more than 70 metropolitan areas in the United States. With more than three million satisfied customers, Empire Today is dedicated to its mission of Making Beautiful New Floors Easy.

Empire Today is an equal opportunity employer. We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success. We make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills.

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