Boscov's Department Store, LLC Freight Handler, FT in Reading, Pennsylvania

Freight Handler, FT

Work LocationDistribution Center

Store Address5 Birchmont Drive, Reading, PA 19606

Schedule StatusSeasonal Full Time

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Freight Handler Position

Temporary Full-Time with possibility for regular hire at 6 months

Use your warehousing experience to be a part of our Distribution Center or Big Ticket warehouse team. You will be handling cartons and moving merchandise using hand trucks and power equipment as needed and loading or unloading trailers onto conveyors. We offer competitive rates, and a majority of our team earns a performance-based incentive each week.Boscov's is a family-owned, full service, department store chain serving the total needs of our customers. For over 100 years, Boscov's has been known for its great values and famous brands, and for offering a broad selection of quality merchandise in its stores and online.

Job Requirements

Successful candidates for the Freight Handler role must have the ability and desire to provide excellent work.

Additional requirements of the Freight Handler include:

  • Excellent attendance

  • Attention to detail, ability to calculate, lifting of cartons and freight required throughout shift

  • Position is full-time, Monday- Friday

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Prior freight handler experience and/or warehouse experience preferred

  • Legible writing and good communication skills


Competitive starting rate: $11 per hour, increasing to $12 per hour IF hired after the temporary up to 26-week period.At Boscov’s, we value our employees, and that’s why we provide a competitive compensation and benefits package.If hired for regular employment following temporary status, you could be eligible to receivebenefits to include:

  • Opportunity to earn weekly performance-based bonuses after 30 days

  • Weekly Pay

  • Comprehensive benefits package, including medical/dental

  • Paid Vacations and Personal days

  • Liberal Employee Discounts

  • Shift Pay Differential

  • Much More!

Applications for this position are accepted IN-PERSON ONLY:

Monday- Friday between 8am- 3pm

Boscov's Distribution Center

5 Birchmont Drive, Reading, PA 19606

(off Neversink Rd, Mount Penn exit via 422E bypass)

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