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Brook Furniture Rental, Inc. Warehouse Laborer in Elk Grove Village, Illinois

This job was posted by : For more information, please see: RESPONSIBILITIES:Responsibilities in general are in the following areas. These may evolve as the business requires. Unload furniture from racks following delivery orders and place in proper bays for daily routes; Unloads trucks with furniture returns and place in proper bays. Move furniture to loading positions for day's delivery route. Loads trucks for next morning from the proper bays for deliveries. Inspect that furniture is in ready to rent condition before loading for a delivery. Using order pickers, rack furniture that has been cleaned and prepped and in ready to rent condition. Determine when product needs to be repaired, refurbished or reupholstered Move furniture to repair areas. Make upholstery repairs and other minor repairs on wooden sections of upholstered piece. Arrange mattresses and furniture in order for cleaning. Clean and sanitize mattress and apply bed bug removal techniques. Clean and sanitize upholstered surfaces. Shrink wrap clean, dry mattresses an upholstery and mark with monthly sticker to ensure ready to rent status. Advise management when mattresses need to be replaced or upholstery is beyond repair. Maintain cleaning and repair equipment and complete a monthly inventory on supplies Keep cleaning area clean and free of all obstacles that may create a hazardous condition Have knowledge of use of forklifts, cherry pickers and like equipment. Maintains clear aisles in racks, organization of materials and furniture, as well as cleanliness of work areas in the distribution center. Abides by all safety regulations including wearing personal protective equipment as needed and applying safe lifting techniques.REQUIREMENTS:Ability to move up to 100 lbs. of furniture with helpCertified on fork lift, order pickers or similar equipment, preferredAbility to work in warehouse hot and cold temperaturesAbility to carry, lift, crouch, pull and walk as part of regular work dayKnowledge of proper furniture moving techniques and uses them dailyBrook offers a competitive compensation and generous benefit package including health and dental benefits and a 401(k) plan.We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and will consider all qualified applicants for the position without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.