Warehouse Assistant/Donation Taker
Location: Newburyport, MA
Hours: 40 Hours Week (Tuesday – Saturday 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM)
Warehouse Assistant: Perform material handling and miscellaneous facility maintenance duties as required for “needs of the business.”
• Ability to frequently lift and move items typically weighing 50+ lbs
• Highly energetic and able to work at a consistent pace
• Ability to stand and move for long periods of time
• Ability to listen and follow directions
• Ability to take initiative and work with minimal instruction once trained
• Excellent organization and time management skills
• Positive attitude and willingness to help customers and co-workers
• Demonstrate teamwork, compassion and respect
• Outgoing and patient personality
• Solid work ethic
• Ability to report to work on time and as scheduled
• Able to work Tuesday through Saturday
• Effectively communicate our charitable mission, objectives and activities
• Unloading heavy cages (of donated goods) from box truck
• Loading heavy cages (of priced goods) onto box truck
• Frequently moving heavy bins, barrels and other large items
• Transporting and emptying barrels of discarded material to outside dumpster
• Testing electronics/ cutting cords/ breaking down cardboard
• Cleaning, sweeping, emptying barrels
• Any special requests “as needed” by Distribution Center Manager(s)
If interested please call Karen at 978-465-1141
Feeling overwhelmed by the amount of clothing, furniture and household items scattered throughout your home? Use this upcoming weekend to start cleaning!
Bring any of your unwanted items to us! By donating to Leeward you are helping turn these items into funds for local charities, such as food pantries and home heating assistance programs, in Essex and York County communities.
Leeward receives a wide range of items on a daily basis.
Below is a list of common donations typically found in our stores:
Drop offs can be made Tuesday through Saturday, 9:00AM to 4:00PM
or Sunday, 10:00AM to 3:00PM.
Please take a moment to review our donation criteria.
All donations made to Leeward Thrift Stores are tax deductible.