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Warehouse Associate - Texarkana, AR

Date:  Jun 25, 2024
Location: 

Texarkana, AR, US, 71854

Company:  Goodyear
Job Req ID:  JR-40090972

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For over a century, Goodyear has been redefining the boundaries of tire technology, producing innovative tires that deliver unparalleled performance for a diverse range of vehicles. Our success, however, is not just due to our cutting-edge products, but also to our outstanding workforce. We offer a unique work experience where no matter your role, you'll contribute to the development, manufacturing, and marketing of some of the world's most innovative tire products. We're looking for motivated individuals who can inspire greatness and understand that job satisfaction and career success start with support and investment. At Goodyear, we invest upwards of 1000 hours into our new hires, ensuring they can make quality products safely.  

 

If you seek a rewarding, challenging career, join us on this exciting journey. Check out the video below of what some of our employees have to say about working for Goodyear: 

 

A Day in the Life Video

 

Base Pay: $17.00 an hour

Benefits: Competitive total rewards program for employees that promotes personal health, assists employees in maintaining a healthy balance between work and life and meets the diverse personal and professional needs. 

  • Medical, prescription, dental, vision, and life insurance plans 
  • 401K 
  • Opportunity for advancement and career development 
  • Competitive wages 
  • Paid vacation (after 1 year) & holidays (after 30 days) 
  • Employee discounts and wellness programs 
  • We are now partnered with Texas A&M University – Texarkana to provide a pathway to credential and degree attainment for employees. All full-time employees will receive a 25% tuition discount on all undergraduate, graduate, certificate, or micro-credential programs. Learn more here

 

The Warehouse Associate operates a forklift, handheld mobile computer and / order forms general labor in the warehouse that includes warehousing pallets of tires, order picking (including the manual movement of tires from one pallet to another or exchanging propane tanks) and tailgating loaders. The ideal candidate will have on-the-job experience using one or more of the following pieces of equipment: forklift, order picker, handheld mobile computer. In this role, working with high-speed production machinery including basic troubleshooting of mechanical systems using simple hand tools will be required. 

  • Punctuality and attendance are extremely important to the success of the operations in general as well as contributing to an overall positive team atmosphere. Dependable job attendance is expected. 

Shift Information: 12-hour shifts, must be able to work day or night shift. 

  • 2-2-3 continuous work schedule (This scheduling allows for some natural overtime and gives a three-day weekend every other week) 

Work Environment: Distribution Center in Texarkana, AR 

  • The job is within a non-climate-controlled warehouse environment where you will be exposed to temperature swings (hot/cold), forklift and pedestrian traffic, fumes, and noise. 
  • Safety is our highest priority and safety procedures / guidelines must be always adhered to. This includes safety wear such as hearing protection, eye protection, and steel-toed shoes. 

Job specific details include, but are not limited to: 

  • Driving a sit-down forklift most of the time 
  • Lifting / carrying tires weighing 50-75 pounds as needed 
  • Lifting / carrying and safely exchanging propane tanks weighing 60 pounds 
  • Operating a pallet jack, order picker and/or handheld mobile computer 
  • Working with high-speed production 

Basic Qualifications: 

  • High school diploma, GED or the Workforce Center's Career Readiness Certification (CRC) with a minimum of Silver Certificate level 
  • Must be at least 18 years of age  
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the US without company sponsorship now or in the future  
  • Required to lift heavy materials, climb, stand, squat, bend and work at heights with or without reasonable accommodations 

Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tire companies.  It employs about 62,000 people and manufactures its products in 46 facilities in 21 countries around the world.  Its two Innovation Centres in Akron, Ohio and Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg strive to develop state-of-the-art products and services that set the technology and performance standard for the industry. For more information about Goodyear and its products, go to   www.goodyear.com/corporate.


Goodyear is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to that individual's race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.


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