Clothing Grader - 3 Full Time - Boise Distribution

Boise
3/4/2019

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Position Description

Do you love clothes? Would you love to help Idaho’s most vulnerable kids while you sort through clothes every day and GET PAID for it? Each day thousands of clothing items are donated to the Idaho Youth Ranch and as a Clothing Grader your job is to help us sort the treasures from the rags. We look at every single clothing item that comes in to see if it meets our customers standards to be sold in our stores. As a Clothing Grader you will help us raise money for our kids programs by quickly and accurately grading our clothing donations. Are you detailed oriented? Do you have a keen eye for quality and defects? Do you want a job that allows you to give back? Then this job may be for you.

Responsibilities
• Sorts and selects clothing to meet the stablished quality standards our customers expect
• Work quick and meets daily production goals for amounts processed
• Use your keen eye to meet our customers’ expectations
• Help the environment by identifying recyclable clothes

Must Haves
• Must have high school diploma or equivalent
• Previous textile sorting, distribution or warehouse experience preferred
• Must have basic math, reading and writing skills
• Ability to follow written and verbal instructions

Physical Requirements, Mental, Equipment & Working Condition Elements:
• Working conditions are normal for a warehouse environment temperatures 0 – 100 F
• Potential hazards exist regarding machinery such as forklifts, pallets jacks, conveyors, and other mechanized systems.
• Candidate must be able to regularly safely lift 40 lbs.
• Noise levels in all areas are within acceptable ranges.
• The position involves repetitive motions over the duration of an entire shift, including standing and walking and repeated bending, stretching, twisting and lifting
• Safety equipment, gloves, closed toed shoes are required

Skills/Talents

You’ve got passion.
You want to make a difference and have a soft spot for kids. You get excited about the possibility of having a real impact and working closely with a committed team to create something transformative. You see what’s possible and don’t let obstacles deter you. You like to get focused on a vision and work diligently to achieve it. Your passion is evident in your interactions. You like to have fun.

You like a challenge and enjoy a dynamic environment.
You’re okay with being the go-to person for customer service problems, challenges and opportunities. You like to be the master of your environment and learn a system inside and out so you can make the most of your experience.

You’re a pro.
You have a high personal standard of excellence, a strong work ethic and commitment to mission. You’re looking for a new opportunity to leverage and grow your skills, to make a unique contribution to a team effort – to stretch your knowledge, skills and character. You have an innate ability to recognize shifting priorities and adjust accordingly. You understand the power of relationships, the value of persistence, the reward of professionalism, the fun of discovery and the inevitability of change. You’re respected by your peers and can get results where others struggle. Integrity isn’t something you have, it’s who you are.


The Idaho Youth Ranch is one of the oldest non-profit agencies in the state of Idaho. We save, empower and prepare kids for promising futures.


The Idaho Youth Ranch has a competitive Total Compensation Package including: medical plan, dental, vision, retirement plan and other optional benefits. If you want to make a difference in a child’s life, apply today.