Employment Search Support in Clayton County, GA 3.1.2021

Melanated PEARL Corp helps streamline the job search process by providing direct links to employment opportunities in South Metro Atlanta and Clayton County.

Job searching on the internet is both easy and difficult. But applying exclusively online can lead the modern jobseeker into an abyss of options. And because many job boards send your resume straight into an Applicant Tracking System (ATS), you might be left wondering if an actual hiring manager will ever even see your resume. Finding a fulfilling job can seem like a job in itself. But you’re in a great place to start. Thanks to a Board Volunteer, Melanated PEARL Corp helps streamline the search process by providing direct links to employment opportunities in South Metro Atlanta and Clayton County.

Week of March 1, 2021

O’Reilly Auto Parts Hiring Event (Click link to RSVP)

Offers on the spot!

Friday, March 5, 2021

8:00 AM – 12:00 PM US/Eastern

O’Reilly Auto Parts Distribution Center

4000 S CORPORATE PKWY

Forest Park, GA 30297

Interviewing for the following positions:

  • Warehouse Worker – Material Handler (Full-time)
  • Warehouse Delivery Driver (Full-time)
  • These jobs will be located at: O’Reilly Auto Parts Distribution Center, Forest Park, GA 30297 US

Requirements

  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Must be able to match numbers quickly and accurately
  • Take pride in delivering excellent customer service
  • Thrive in a busy, fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work closely with others in a team environment

Completing our online application prior to the event is strongly encouraged and will speed up the process.

What to wear: Dress code is Casual (come as you are, but please be presentable).

Freight/Receiving – The Home Depot (Atlanta)

Job Description

Position Purpose:

Associates in Freight/Receiving positions ensure the store is stocked and ready for business every day. They load and unload trucks, move material from the receiving area throughout the store, may operate forklifts and may perform critical functions for maintaining proper on-hands and pricing for our customers. Direct customer interaction is frequently required for some positions and excellent customer service skills are required. The Freight/Receiving positions may include Freight Team Associate, Freight Team Lead, Receiving Associate and Receiving Support.

Full-Time Assistant Store Manager – Aldi (Morrow)

When you join our team as an Assistant Store Manager, you’ll take on key store management responsibilities including assisting with supervising day-to-day store activities, ensuring overall store performance, managing schedules, and developing operational action plans while identifying training opportunities to develop and grow the team.

Position Type: Full-Time
Average Hours: 38 hours/week
Starting Wage: 20.00/hour

Duties and Responsibilities:
Must be able to perform duties with or without reasonable accommodation.

  • Assists the direct leader with developing and implementing action plans to improve operating results
  • Establishes and communicates job responsibilities and performance expectations to their direct reports to ensure mutual understanding and desired results
  • Identifies training and development opportunities that will assist their direct reports in achieving enhanced performance
  • Understands the overarching company strategy, as well as communicates and models the core values of the organization, to create a sense of teamwork and membership among employees
  • Monitors the competitive environment within the community and informs the direct leader regarding adjustments necessary to maintain the company’s competitive position
  • Provides product feedback to the direct leader, including making recommendations regarding new items to carry or those that should be discontinued
  • Participates in the interviewing process for store personnel
  • Communicates information including weekly information, major team milestones, developments, and concerns
  • Ensures store personnel adhere to inventory procedures, product handling guidelines, and cash control policies to minimize losses
  • Ensures an appropriate resolution of operational customer concerns in their direct leader’s absence
  • Identifies and rectifies hazards, ensuring proper ergonomics and maintaining store equipment in proper working order
  • Maintains store cleanliness standards and proper store signage at all times
  • Assists the direct leader with maintaining proper stock levels through appropriate product ordering
  • Merchandises product neatly to maximize sales
  • Ensures the quality and freshness of products for sale and accuracy of product signage
  • Assists their direct leader with achieving the store payroll and total loss budget, inventory counts, and training new employees
  • Supervises the day-to-day operations of their team, escalating issues to the appropriate level of support and/or leadership when necessary
  • Ensures direct reports complete assigned responsibilities in a timely and effective manner to provide the highest level of customer service for the business
  • Complies with all established company policies and procedures while upholding the security and confidentiality of documents and data
  • Other duties as assigned

Physical Demands:

  • Ability to stock merchandise from store receiving to shelving; ability to place product, weighing up to 45 pounds, on shelving at various heights
  • Regularly required to sit, stand, bend, reach, push, pull, lift, carry, and walk about the store
  • Must be able to perform duties with or without reasonable accommodations

Job Qualifications:

  • Ability to work both independently and within a team environment
  • Ability to provide and lead others to provide prompt and courteous customer service
  • Ability to develop rapport, trust, and open communication that enhances the growth and job performance of direct reports
  • Ability to interpret and apply company policies and procedures
  • Ability to establish goals, guide employee performance to ensure the quality and completion of work assignments
  • Ability to evaluate and drive performance of self and others
  • Ability to understand and apply management principles concerning budgeting, personnel costs, and expenses
  • Ability to operate a cash register efficiently and accurately
  • Ability to safely and properly operate equipment, including electric/manual hand jack, floor scrubber, and cardboard baler and perform general cleaning duties to company standards
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to stay organized and multi-task in a professional and efficient manner, following instructions and giving attention to detail
  • Meets any state and local requirements for handling and selling alcoholic beverages

Education and Experience:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • A minimum of 3 years of progressive experience in a retail environment
  • A combination of education and experience providing equivalent knowledge
  • Prior management experience preferred

ALDI offers competitive wages and benefits, including:

  • 401(k) Plan
  • Company 401(k) Matching Contributions
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • PerkSpot National Employee Discount Program

In addition, eligible employees are offered:

  • Medical, Prescription, Dental & Vision Insurance
  • Generous Vacation Time & 7 Paid Holidays
  • Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Life, Dependent Life and AD&D Insurance
  • Voluntary Term Life Insurance

Warehouse Associate – American Freight Furniture and Mattress (Morrow)

Urgently hiring

Salary

$10 – $15 an hour

Number of hires for this role: 5

Qualifications

  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)
  • English (Preferred)

Full Job Description

Warehouse Specialist Job 

We are currently seeking motivated individuals to join our team as Warehouse Specialists! Warehouse Specialists are an important asset to our company because they are the first employees to receive our new furniture lines and the last ones to see it out the door. It is their job to keep furniture organized and damage free while it is in our stores. Warehouse Specialists also work closely with our Sales Associates and Managers which provides opportunities for advancement within the company.

Warehouse Specialist Requirements:

· High School Diploma or equivalent preferred

· Warehouse experience is a plus, but not required for consideration

· Maintain a positive attitude and focus on customer satisfaction in a fast-paced environment

· Must be able to lift at least 50lbs

General Description of Duties:

· Warehouse organization

· Loading customer vehicles

· Store maintenance/cleanliness

· Unloading furniture deliveries

· Order picking

· General labor

A Successful Candidate for This Position Will Be:

· Results driven

· Service focused

· Honest and demonstrate integrity

· A good communicator

· Proactive and a positive team player

Benefits:

· Paid vacations

· Health, life, dental, and vision insurance for full time employees

· 401K plan

· Employee discounts

· Opportunity for advancement

About American Freight

Since 1994, American Freight has been helping customers save money on quality furniture and mattresses. In February 2020, American Freight combined with Sears Outlet, a leading national discount retailer of home appliances, to create American Freight Furniture Mattress Appliance. The enhanced American Freight launched in June 2020, leverages the strong legacies of the founding organizations to deliver consumers a one-stop-shop for quality furniture, mattresses and appliances at everyday low prices! With over 4 million satisfied customers, American Freight will continue to grow while its mission remains the same: sell the best for less every day while delivering exceptional customer service. American Freight will continue to deliver on its commitment of take it home today with same day delivery available for all in-stock items, including appliances, with payment plan options for every customer, including no credit required and other credit options with low, easy payments. American Freight operates over 300 stores in 40 states across the United States and Puerto Rico. For more information, visit www.americanfreight.com.

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift

Typical start time:

  • 10AM

Typical end time:

  • 8PM

COVID-19 Precaution(s):

  • Personal protective equipment provided or required
  • Plastic shield at work stations
  • Social distancing guidelines in place
  • Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place

Seasonal Warehouse Associate – Wayfair (McDonough)

Warehouse Associate – $15-$18/hr

We are Wayfair; we continue to deliver a best-in-class customer experience because of the dedicated hard-working employees within our warehouses. In order to maintain our high level of delivery standards, we are looking for people like you who enjoy an exciting fast-paced work environment.

Why Wayfair?

While we’ve been busy growing our team, the safety of employees remains our #1 priority and is at the heart of every decision made. We have taken a variety of steps to ensure that Wayfair is one of the safest places to work. How we’ll keep you safe:

  • Guidelines to help employees maintain proper social distancing such as staggering shifts to reduce overlap and limitations on the number of people in common spaces.
  • Providing and requiring suitable PPE such as masks, gloves, and safety vests.
  • Increased sanitizing stations, as well as, improved professional sanitization of each facility.
  • Daily temperature checks for the protection of all employees.
  • Team stretches at the start of each shift – if you’ve come to flex your muscles, you first have to stretch them!

Benefits:

  • Competitive pay and incentives
  • 401(k) savings plan w/ employer match
  • Overtime pay
  • Referral bonuses at $150 per hire
  • Health care benefits after 90 days

What you should notice about the Warehouse Associate position:

  • You’ll unload and receive inbound furniture orders which requires manually moving large, heavy products.
  • Being comfortable repeatedly lifting up to 75 pounds unassisted and maneuvering product 150+ pounds unassisted or via team lift is A MUST.
  • We encourage you to wear comfortable clothing to move around the warehouse safely while you work.
  • You’ll need to read and comprehend English to ensure your safety and the safety of those working around you.
  • No warehouse experience is necessary.

Distribution Clerk, Stockroom, 2nd Shift – Luxottica Group (McDonough)

Luxottica is a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of fashion, luxury and sports eyewear. Our wholesale network covers more than 150 countries and our retail presence consists of over 9,100 retail stores across the globe.

GENERAL FUNCTION

The Distribution Clerk provides merchandise that is stored in the Distribution Center for distribution to new and existing stores.


MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Receives incoming merchandise/product.
  • Processes merchandise/product per the established procedures.
  • Stocks merchandise/product to the appropriate location.
  • Picks merchandise per the established procedures and replenishment schedule.
  • Prepares merchandise/product for new stores.
  • Prepares merchandise/product for shipment.
  • Completes projects as assigned by DC Supervisor and/or Manager.


BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • 1+ year(s) of executive experience
  • Excellent mathematical aptitude/numerical recognition
  • Ability to work flexible hours and overtime as requested by Supervisors/Manager
  • Ability to communicate/cooperate with DC associates
  • Ability to use material handling equipment (pallet jacks, carts, etc.)
  • Ability to lift/carry up to 40 pounds
  • Ability to work in a stand/walk position for up to 10 hours
  • Ability to interact professionally with both corporate and non-corporate personnel
  • Prior experience in distribution center/warehouse preferred
  • Optical knowledge and/or worked in a production environment


PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • High School Diploma or equivalent

Employment Support with links 2.8.2021

Melanated PEARL’s core mission of supporting and encouraging women and and families has never changed. Thanks to a Board Volunteer we are able to research and post employment opportunities for those actively seeking employment. Current postings are based on data received weekly and target employment in Clayton County and South Metro Atlanta.

While the COVID-19 pandemic has required our organization to shift our outreach tactics to reflect recommendations of the CDC and public health officials, Melanated PEARL’s core mission of supporting and encouraging women and and families has never changed.  Thanks to a Board Volunteer we are able to research and post employment opportunities for those actively seeking employment (#week3). Current postings are based on data received weekly and target employment in Clayton County and South Metro Atlanta. If you would like more targeted support please complete the employment support form below.

Week of February 8, 2021

Production Associate – PM Shift (Newnan)

At HelloFresh, we want to revolutionize the way we eat by making it more convenient and exciting to cook meals from scratch. We have offices all over the world and we deliver delicious meals to millions of people.

We are the industry leader in meal-kit subscription services and we’re growing all the time. We have distinct meal-kit services that cater to everyone with the most menu variety in the market, which allows us to reach an incredibly wide population of people.

The HelloFresh team is diverse, high-performing, and international, and our work environment is an inspiring space where you can thrive as a result.

Job Description:

The Production Associate performs activities as directed on the production line. The Production Associate is responsible for following all safety, GMP and SQF policies/procedures, as well as adherence to PPE/hygiene policies, in cooperation with the supervisor.

You will …

  • Follow guidelines for proper assembly and production of food kit boxes on the assembly line.
  • Respectfully support and follow direction from all managers and supervisors about line performance.
  • Ensure all actions better the business of HelloFresh and do not break any company policies.
  • Reports defective materials or questionable conditions to the Quality Assurance and/or Supervisor.
  • Maintains the work area and equipment in a clean and orderly condition and follows prescribed safety regulations.
  • Occasionally required to prepare ingredients using tools such as food scales, measuring spoons and cups, etc., as needed

You are…

  • Respectful of others and have a positive attitude
  • Communications: expresses ideas and thoughts clearly and with tact and diplomacy.
  • Must be at least 18 years old.
  • Must be able to read, write and speak English.
  • Must be willing and able to work entire schedule as we cannot accommodate partial shifts or early/late arrivals.
  • Must be able to count and have basic math skills (addition, subtraction, multiplication, division and fractions).
  • Able to work in a cold prep area kept at 35 degrees.
  • Able to regularly lift and move up to 25 pounds, and occasionally lift and move up to 50 pounds with or without assistance.

At a minimum, you have…

  • High school diploma or GED.
  • One year of related experience is preferred.
  • Must be at least 18 years old.
  • Basic mathematics

You’ll get…

  • Competitive Salary & 401K company match that vests immediately upon participation
  • Generous parental leave of 16 weeks & PTO policy
  • $0 monthly premium and other flexible health plans effective first day of employment
  • 75% discount on your subscription to HelloFresh (as well as other product initiatives)
  • Collaborative, dynamic work environment within a fast-paced, mission-driven company

Warehouse Associate – American Lumper Services (Union City)

Job details: Salary: $13 an hour

Job Type: Full-time

Number of hires for this role: 4

Qualifications

  • US work authorization (Required)
  • Warehouse: 1 year (Preferred)

Order Picker – Onin (Jonesboro)

Job details

Salary: $15 an hour

Job Type: Temporary

Job Requirements

We are currently hiring for a order selector in the Jonesboro, GA area. Order selectors will be picking orders, using an RF scan gun and using a tugger. Lifting up to 65 lbs. Schedule is Monday-Friday 6am- Finish (must be flexible with the schedule). Starting pay is $15.00 an hour. Temp to perm position, attendance is essential in order to be eligible for direct hired after meeting the probationary period.

Work Experience

  • Must be able to work the entire shift
  • Must be able to stand, bend, twist and lift.
  • Must be able to pass a background check and drug screen.


Benefits

Onin believes that your health is important. Medical benefits should be affordable and easy to use with your busy schedule. That’s why we offer our teammates custom-built benefits that are affordable and convenient to use. When you’re a part of our team, you have will have affordable benefits you’ll actually want to use such as; $5 Prescription drug copays, $5 Doctor’s Visit copays, Free Teledoctor Service, Free Counseling Services, Life Insurance Included, Vision Insurance Included, Dental Insurance Included, Vacation and Holiday Pay and Scholarship Opportunities. You will get these amazing benefits and more after just 30 days.

Warehouse Associate – United States Cold Storage (McDonough)

Overview:

Who We Are: USCS is driven to advance, innovate and serve companies seeking the best service, facilities, and logistics in the cold chain. We are employee focused, an equal employment opportunity employer and would love to have you join our team.

Responsibilities:

  • Shipping and Receiving: Unload and load trailers and verify proper stacking and freight not being mixed on pallets, one item to a pallet as required unless instructed otherwise. Tape or stretch-wrap pallet as required to ensure product stability.
  • Checking: Prior to product storage, count all product, compare your counts to the drivers’ manifest and check all shipments for damage, infestation and production code dates. Report shortages damages and misplacements to your immediate supervisor who will forward the information to the appropriate parties. Must be able to move product to the storage locations. Must also be able to stack and store the product in the appropriate areas. Must be able to verify receipt of product at appropriate temperature.
  • Over, Short, and Damage: Identify and recover any received or shipping damage consistent with Company policy. Report all shortages and overages to your area supervisor.
  • Inventory: If needed, assist in physical inventories with use of scanners. Ensure proper stock rotation by following lot number identification.
  • Order Picking: Pull and prepare product for shipment, ensuring that the exact number and type of product is located and shipped, Make certain product comes from the proper locations and the lot numbers correspond to the picking documents. Perform picking duties in an efficient manner that meets customer service standards. Pallets height can reach up to 7 feet.
  • Loading: Efficiently move product from the staging or storage areas into railcars or trailers.
  • Equipment: Load, unload, move, stack and stage product and materials using a forklift, clamp truck, slip-sheet or other power equipment. Maintain the facilities, equipment and materials in a neat, clean orderly fashion. Daily inspections and verify equipment is operating prior to the start of the day’s activity. Advise your supervisor of any problems encountered. Operate all equipment in a safe and efficient manner following prescribed work methods.


Qualifications:

Education: High School Diploma or GED

Experience: Previous high reach forklift and/or warehouse training

Other Abilities You Will Need to Have:

  • Bend and lift up to 50 lbs. on a regular basis
  • Lift up to 70lbs with assistance on an occasional basis
  • Stand and walk for extended periods of time
  • Use hands to handle objects, tools, or controls
  • Be able to speak and hear for safety and productivity
  • Use scanners, tablets, radio, phones, and other warehouse machinery
  • Ability to lift overhead
  • Ability to work overtime is an essential part of this position due to demand
  • Drive a registered motor vehicle to satisfy daily requirements
  • Have acceptable and / or correctable vision
  • Work in an atmosphere range of + 50 to – 30 degrees F with a moderate noise level
  • Personal interaction and communication required to and from other people is extremely high
  • Good arithmetic and reading skills
  • Understand and follow verbal instruction, written instruction and company policies
  • A self-starter that can work independently and coordinate with others
  • Work in a fast pace environment with the ability to manage stress and productivity guidelines

The Standard Details:

  • Always maintain a professional manner in appearance and communications.
  • Participate in staff and/or customer meetings if required.
  • Initiate action to prevent the occurrence of any non-conformities relating to product, process, and quality systems.
  • Identify and record any issues relating to product, processes and/or quality.
  • Initiate, recommend, or provide solutions through appropriate channels.
  • Verify the implementation of solutions.
  • Always follow posted security procedures at all times while in the building.
  • Always follow safety procedures at all times.
  • Participate in Safety and Educational Training.

What’s In It For You:

A great company with great people. Full-time employees not under contract are offered: 401K and Educational Assistance after 1 year; If elected, Blue Cross Blue Shield after 30 days of service; Company Life Insurance; and a bunch of other great perks.

Things We Need To Mention:

  • The above job description may not include all tasks necessary to complete the job.
  • Job functions may vary based on area of operation. The job description is a listing of the most common tasks the associate will be required to perform in that job area.
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties.

Part-Time Store Associate – Aldi (Rex)

Job details: Salary: $13.50 an hour

Job Type: Part-time

Full Job Description

As a Store Associate, you’ll be responsible for merchandising and stocking product, cashiering, and cleaning to keep the store looking its best. You’ll enhance the customer shopping experience by building relationships with customers, answering questions and providing exceptional customer service.

Position Type: Part-Time
Average Hours: Less than 30 hours/week
Starting Wage: $13.50/hour plus a pay increase after the first year of employment

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Must be able to perform duties with or without reasonable accommodation.
  • Processes customer purchases, perform general cleaning duties, merchandise products, stocks shelves and displays neatly to maximize visibility and sales.
  • Assist customers with problems or concerns, and contacts management as appropriate to assist.
  • Collaborates with team members and communicate relevant information to direct leader.
  • Provide feedback to management on all products, inventory losses, scanning errors, and general issues that could impact productivity.
  • Participates in taking store inventory counts according to guidelines and monitoring inventory.
  • Complies with all established company policies and procedures while upholding the security and confidentiality of documents and data.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Physical Demands:

  • Ability to stock merchandise from store receiving to shelving.
  • Ability to place product, weighing up to 45 pounds, on shelving at various heights.
  • Regularly required to sit, stand, bend, reach, push, pull, lift, carry, and walk about the store.
  • Must be able to perform duties with or without reasonable accommodations.

Qualifications:

  • Ability to provide prompt and courteous customer service.
  • Ability to operate a cash register efficiently and accurately.
  • Ability to safely and properly operate equipment, including electric/manual hand jack, floor scrubber, and cardboard baler.
  • Ability to perform general cleaning duties to company standards.
  • Ability to interpret and apply company policies and procedures.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work both independently and within a team environment.
  • Ability to stay organized, give attention to detail, follow instructions and multi-task in a professional and efficient manner.
  • Meets any state and local requirements for handling and selling alcoholic beverages.

Education and Experience:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • Prior work experience in a retail environment preferred.
  • A combination of education and experience providing equivalent knowledge.

ALDI offers competitive wages and benefits, including:

  • 401(k) Plan
  • Company 401(k) Matching Contributions
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • PerkSpot National Employee Discount Program

In addition, eligible employees are offered:

  • Medical, Prescription, Dental & Vision Insurance
  • Generous Vacation Time & 7 Paid Holidays
  • Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Life, Dependent Life and AD&D Insurance
  • Voluntary Term Life Insurance

VIRTUAL Warehouse Hiring Event – February 10 (Ft Gillem/Ellenwood) – SEE LINK BELOW!

Job details: Salary: $15 an hour

Job Type: Full-time

Number of hires for this role: 10+

Qualifications

  • Warehouse Experience: 1 year (Preferred)

Full Job Description

Kuehne + Nagel, one of the world’s leading third-party logistics providers, is holding interviews for various warehouse positions at our Fort Gillem location.

We will be holding VIRTUAL events through February!. If you cannot register for this event, there will be more!

Offers on the spot!

Open positions include:

Warehouse Associates 1st & 2nd shift

Interviews will take place: Wednesday, 2/10 11 am to 2 pm

Location:

This will be a Virtual event and all interviews will be conducted via zoom.

Please be sure to sign up for your interview time slot as soon as possible. Slots will fill quickly!

https://kncandidateday.com/events/

Kuehne + Nagel is an equal opportunity employer and offers competitive salaries and a generous benefits package to full time employees. Whether you’re an experienced professional, graduate or student, Kuehne + Nagel offers you exciting career opportunities to join a world class leading logistics organization with over 1200 office locations in over 100 countries.

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Vision insurance

Schedule: 8 hour shift

Experience: Warehouse Experience: 1 year (Preferred)

Warehouse Skills:

  • Forklift experience
  • Computer literacy
  • Data entry
  • Packaging
  • Pallet jack
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