Notice to Applicant about this Employer: You are applying for a job with an independently owned cooperative member of Ace Hardware Corporation, who operates this Ace Hardware store, not Ace Hardware Corporation. The independent store owner alone is responsible for and independently makes all decisions concerning employment related matters, including hiring, firing, discipline, supervision, staffing and scheduling. Ace Hardware Corporation will not receive a copy of any applications submitted for this position, and will have no control over interviews and/or hiring decisions, does not control and is not responsible for the employment policies and practices of the independent store owner. If hired, the independent store owner will be your only employer. Ace Hardware Corporation is not the employer for this position. The Ace Hardware trademarks, logos and designs are owned by Ace Hardware Corporation and used by independent store owners under a license from Ace Hardware Corporation. About Crowder Bros. Ace Hardware: Crowder Bros. Ace Hardware today represents more than 64 years of fine service. The first Crowder Bros. Hardware store was founded in Sarasota, Florida in 1955, opened by John and Chester Crowder. Crowder Bros. Hardware of Lakeland opened in March of 1973. The store was a joint partnership of John K. Crowder and Carroll C. Bud Phillips, Phillips being the active managing partner. Crowder Bros. Ace Hardware of North Lakeland was opened in November of 1996 by Bruce D. Phillips. The success of our business was built on a foundation of fine customer service, competitive prices, and quality merchandise. We hope that you will find Crowder Bros. Hardware an interesting and enjoyable place to work! General Summary: The primary responsibility for all positions with Crowder Bros. Ace Hardware is to provide amazing service to Every Customer, Every Time! The primary responsibility of the Receiving/Stocking Associate position is to contribute to the profitability of the store by receiving, handling, and helping to manage the inventory of merchandise and supplies in a timely and organized manner on the days we receive our ACE Hardware deliveries, which are currently Tuesday & Friday mornings. Qualifications Principal Responsibilities 1. Great all customers entering the store to create a friendly and inviting shopping experience. 2. Maintain an awareness of all product knowledge information, location, merchandise promotions, test merchandise and advertisements. 3. Request information or assistance using store radio system, and respond to others requests in a quick and respectful manner. 4. Receive and unload merchandise from trucks and containers. 5. Assist loader duties as needed 6. Perform and execute functions relating to inbound deliveries, merchandise preparation, staging and outbound deliveries, inner store transfers, and shipments. 7. Maintain aisle stock and overstock to ensure clean and orderly work areas. 8. Thank each customer for shopping at Crowder Bros. Ace Hardware. 9. Adhere to all company policies, procedures and practices. 10. Any other responsibilities given by management. Other Skills 1. Make customers the first priority. 2. The ability to clearly communicate information and ideas verbally or written to associates and customers. 3. Solid team player with excellent interpersonal skills with a strong willingness to learn. 4. Exceptional organizational ability, high attention to detail , and ability to multi-task. Physical Requirements 1. Ability to stand for an extended period of time. 2. Ability to lift up to 60 pounds. 3. Ladder climbing. 4. Bending, twisting, reaching, pushing, and pulling. 5. Ability to work in a natural climate environment. 6. Move and handle boxes of merchandise and fixtures throughout the store.