Date Posted:  10/12/2017

Cincinnati Association for the Blind & Visually Impaired (CABVI) is a private not-for-profit agency with a long and respected tradition of offering employment and services to people who are blind or visually impaired.  CABVI is ISO 9001 Registered.

CABVI is an equal opportunity employer, and is proud of its rich tradition of diversity in hiring.

CABVI is seeking to fill a Shipping & Receiving Support position.  This is a full-time schedule in a union environment.  This position provides support for the Agency’s shipping and receiving functions. The incumbent will report to the Planning & Logistics supervisor. The pay rate for this position is $18.61/hour which is set by a contract and is not negotiable.

Principal accountabilities for this position include:

  • Assembles truck orders as assigned. Verifies order PO numbers, quantities, product marking, and palletization.
  • Ability to safely operate agency vehicles when required to perform material transfers between agency locations.  Will be the back up to the truck driver as needed.
  • Moves received raw materials to designated storage locations. 
  • Breaks down Gadget raw material shipments and verifies item counts per case.
  • Assist Building and Grounds in moving furniture and equipment and snow removal.
  • Assists with performing all receiving functions including, but not limited to, the loading and unloading of trailers by means of using a forklift.
  • Assists in maintaining an inventory of all goods received and shipped.
  • Work is performed in a warehouse environment and indoor, climate-controlled, industrial manufacturing environment with frequent exposure to noise, dust and dirt.  May require outdoor exposure to weather elements including heat, cold, and precipitation.
  • This position may require working outside of normal operational hours and during shut down periods.

Applicants interested in being considered for this position should meet the following minimum requirements:
- Vision required to drive trucks, forklifts, clamp trucks and hand pallet movers.
- Valid driver’s license.  Licensed or licensable to operate a Fork Lift and Clamp Trucks.
- Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds on a regular basis and up to 85 pounds occasionally.
- Ability to inspect products, complete forms, and check components.
- Must have a working knowledge of Microsoft Excel.
- Must have basic math skills, strong organizational skills to maintain shipping documents and inventories on a daily basis.
- Ability to accurately and efficiently enter order information into bar code system.
- Ability to work in a team environment is essential.
- Positive attitude and sense of humor a must.

ABOUT CABVI…

Cincinnati Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired (CABVI) is a private not-for-profit agency with a long and respected tradition of offering comprehensive services to people who are blind or visually impaired. Located just minutes from vibrant downtown Cincinnati and beautiful Northern Kentucky, CABVI offers an excellent working environment and a competitive compensation and benefits package that includes:  Health, Dental, Vision, Short and Long Term Disability, Group and Supplemental Life Insurance, 401(k), paid holidays, vacation, sick, and personal leave, and flexible scheduling.  For more information on CABVI, please visit our website at http://www.cincyblind.org.

HOW TO APPLY…

For consideration, please complete our online application .