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Stock Processing and Placement Associate Overview

As a Stock Processing and Placement Associate, you will be an integral part of bringing the magic of Macy’s to life.  Associates in this role perform a number of functions that are critical to offering our customers the best experience when they shop in our store. While all positions require working as part of a team to meet department and store objectives, your individual responsibilities based on your position.Details on our two key support positions, the Retail Truck Processing and Handling Associate and the Retail Merchandise Placement Associate are listed below:


Retail Truck Processing and Handling Associate Overview:
Your individual responsibilities may include the timely execution of the receiving process, delivering merchandise to the floor for placement, ensuring floor readiness by store opening, keeping the selling floor stocked with merchandise, and organizing the selling floor and stock areas. Retail Truck Processing and Handling Associates may also assist with clearing out fitting rooms, recover the selling floor by folding and rehanging merchandise, and preparing merchandise for shipping to customers.

In order to present our customers with the best shopping experience, most of our Truck Processing and Handling Associates start their workday early in the morning or late in the evening to ensure we are ready to make Macy's magic. Some locations even have overnight processing schedules. Associates will have the opportunity to work a flexible schedule, which may include early mornings, evenings, weekends and busy events such as the day after Thanksgiving and the day after Christmas.

Any scheduled hours listed in the job posting title are subject to change based on business needs. All associates may be required to work hours other than those stated in the job posting title on weekends or on key events, such as the Friday after Thanksgiving.

Retail Truck Processing and Handling Associate Essential Functions:

  • Unload and unpack new merchandise shipments, and prepare them for the selling floor by folding, hanging, or stacking
  • Deliver new merchandise to the appropriate department for placement on the selling floor or stock area
  • Organize and maintain merchandise in stockrooms, and fill in the selling floor as needed
  • Learn Macy's systems and procedures to enhance selling efficiencies and complete support duties
  • Collect damaged merchandise from designated areas and accurately complete required paperwork
  • Restock register wrapstand supplies and collect hangers
  • Assist with the pulling and preparation of merchandise for shipment to customers
  • Provide support for major sales events
  • Participate as needed in selling floor recovery, including folding and hanging merchandise and restocking the selling floor
  • Perform other duties as assigned
  • Regular, dependable attendance and punctuality

Retail Truck Processing and Handling Associate Qualifications:

  • Education/Experience: No specific education or experience required
  • Communication Skills: Ability to read and interpret documents such as memos, safety rules, policies and procedures. Ability to communicate effectively with peers and management
  • Mathematical Skills: Basic math functions such as addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division. Able to use a calculator
  • Reasoning Ability:  Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, handle multiple priorities, and learn new procedures. Ability to work as part of a team, but also able to complete tasks independently with little supervision
  • Physical Demands: Position may include frequent lifting, bending, reaching, and the use of ladders and other equipment
  • Other Skills: Demonstrates an energetic and positive attitude
  • Work Hours: Available to work a flexible schedule, which may include early morning, evening, overnight, weekends holidays, and major sales events. Hours are subject to change based on business needs


Retail Merchandise Placement Associate Overview:
Your individual responsibilities may include placement of new merchandise receipts on the selling floor, moving merchandise to prepare for sales events, pulling merchandise for shipping to customers, and completing price changes. Retail Merchandise Placement Associates may also assist with clearing out fitting rooms, recover the selling floor by folding and rehanging merchandise, and organizing the selling floor and stock areas.

In order to present our customers with the best shopping experience, most of our Merchandise Placement Associates start their workday early in the morning or late in the evening to ensure we are ready to make Macy's magic. Some locations even have overnight schedules. Associates will have the opportunity to work a flexible schedule, which may include early mornings, evenings, weekends and busy events such as the day after Thanksgiving and the day after Christmas. 

Any scheduled hours listed in the job posting title are subject to change based on business needs. All associates may be required to work hours other than those stated in the job posting title on weekends or on key holiday events, such as the Friday after Thanksgiving.

Retail Merchandise Placement Associate Essential Functions:

  • Placement of merchandise in the selling floor or stock area
  • Assist in price changing execution
  • Organize and maintain merchandise in stockrooms, and fill in the selling floor as needed
  • Learn Macy's systems and procedures to enhance selling efficiencies and complete support duties
  • Pull merchandise for online customers and deliver to the designated area on the Receiving Dock
  • Assist in the preparation of merchandise for shipment to customers
  • Provide support for major sales events
  • Participate as needed in selling floor recovery, including folding and hanging merchandise and clearing fitting rooms
  • Performs other duties as assigned
  • Regular, dependable attendance and punctuality

Retail Merchandise Placement Associate Qualifications:

  • Education/Experience: No specific education or experience required
  • Communication Skills: Ability to read and interpret documents such as memos, safety rules, policies and procedures. Ability to communicate effectively with peers and management
  • Mathematical Skills: Basic math functions such as addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division. Able to use a calculator.
  • Reasoning Ability: Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, handle multiple priorities, and learn new procedures. Ability to work as part of a team, but also able to complete tasks independently with little supervision
  • Physical Demands: Position may include frequent lifting, up to 50 lbs., bending, reaching, and the use of ladders and other equipment
  • Other Skills: Demonstrates an energetic and positive attitude
  • Work Hours: Available to work a flexible schedule, which may include early morning, evening, and weekends, holidays and major sales events. Hours subject to change based on business needs

These job descriptions are not all inclusive. In addition, Macy's, Inc. reserves the right to amend these job descriptions at any time. Macy’s, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to a diverse and inclusive work environment.

 

Updated Date: 1/2/14