Job Details

Ecommerce Specialist- Swing Shift

Columbia Sportswear Company

Job - Corporate/Business

Close Date: 06/06/2019

Working in our state-of-the-art distribution center provides excellent career and growth opportunities. We offer full medical, dental and vision benefits; 401k matching; bonus opportunity; 17 days paid time off; 11 company paid holiday; 2 company paid volunteer days; quarterly perfect attendance incentives; and deep discounts on Columbia Sportswear, Mountain Hardwear, SOREL and prAna products. It is a fun, fast paced production work environment. The facility is a safe and climate controlled environment.

The starting wage for this position is $13.25 per hour with eligibility for regular pay increases.
Swing Shift hours are 2:40 p.m.-1:10 a.m. Monday-Thursday. During the initial start-up of Swing Shift or while training, employees may be asked to work day shift hours which could be 4/10 hour days or 5/8 hour days. Swing shift employees will receive a $.50/hour shift premium for working Swing Shift hours.

Contribute to the smooth and efficient operations of the distribution center by performing tasks in any department at any level from Coordinator to Material Handler.


As assigned, perform job functions from Coordinator through material handler. Lead by example in each assignment by performing job tasks at an above average level and setting the pace and tone for efficiently completing assignments.

As assigned, act as team leader to efficiently manage and complete various projects which require a broad knowledge of the distribution center, organizational capabilities, problem solving, and the ability to motivate and lead team members.

As assigned, train material handlers in various job functions by demonstrating correct methods of performing the job duties. Coach and motivate team members to complete tasks in a satisfactory and efficient manner.

Cross train in various functional areas to provide back-up for various functions during employee vacations and/or leaves of absence. This may include Receiving Specialist, Traffic, Shipping Specialist, Control Room, Production Supervisor, or other functional areas as assigned.

Fill-in for coordinators as directed.

Maintain positive open lines of communication with all Columbia Sportswear management, staff and other departments in order to contribute to the smooth flow of information and efficient operation of the organization.

Ability to cope with a stressful work environment and cordially interact with coworkers to accomplish common tasks.

Gloves are required PPE for all production jobs in the Distribution Center

Education and/or Experience:

High school education or equivalent, and one to three years of experience in a distribution environment with demonstrated training and team leadership experience.

Job Conditions:

Job may require that hours exceed 8 hours per day and/or 40 hours per week to complete priority projects. Exposure to Distribution Center machinery/equipment such as conveyor belts, forklifts and loading docks. Exposure to computer CRT.

This job description is not meant to be an all-inclusive list of duties and responsibilities, but constitutes a general definition of the position's scope and function in the company.

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