Amherst College invites applications for the Warehouse Coordinator position. The Warehouse Coordinator is a full time, year round position, job group and level AO-4. The Warehouse Coordinator, having a thorough understanding of product and equipment use, is responsible for the operational function of Seymour Warehouse, the central receiving facility at Amherst College which houses custodial supplies, equipment, furniture, and lighting. Responsibilities include using general accounting practices to maintain accurate records, working with vendors and making general repairs to custodial equipment. In addition, the manager performs general custodial duties, participates in office moves and set ups for special events, provides general trucking both on-campus and off-campus, and coordinates the work of special services generalists when in the warehouse.
This position is designated as providing essential services and is expected to report to work even if the College is closed for weather related or other reasons. Some overtime, weekend and occasional shift change work is required.
The Warehouse Manager takes appropriate actions to support a diverse workforce and participates in the College's efforts to create a respectful, inclusive, and welcoming work environment.
Warehouse Staff Coordination
Special Services - Trucking / Material Handling / Custodial
DOT Requirements for operating a CMV (operation of a vehicle in excess of 10,000 lbs. (GVWR, or more than 9 passengers)
Interestedcandidates should submit an online application, cover letter, resume, and the names and contact information (email and/or telephone numbers) for three professional references. Review of applications will continue until position is filled.
ABOUT AMHERST COLLEGE
Amherst College, one of the premier liberal arts colleges in the nation, is located in Amherst, Massachusetts, a town of approximately 35,000 residents in the western part of the state. The college's community is composed of about1,800 students from 48 states, plus Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico and 54 countries around the world, and about 1,000 staff and faculty. The college's scenic 1,000-acre campus includes a 500-acre wildlife sanctuary and the Book & Plow Farm ; three museums: Emily Dickinson Museum , Beneski Museum of Natural History and Mead Art Museum ; and multiple educational and cultural venues and resources through the Five College Consortium. The town of Amherst offers an amazing variety of coffee shops, restaurants and entertainment, and a very active outdoor life. Our vibrant campus, diverse community and beautiful surrounding, makes Amherst College and the Town of Amherst the perfect place to work, learn and live!