Material Handler $14.20/hr* - $14.62/hr*

Company: Penguin Random House North America 

Requisition ID: 83242 

Penguin Random House is the premier provider of distribution services in the publishing industry.  Our state-of-the-art national fulfillment center, located in Crawfordsville Indiana, is seeking quality workers ready and available to work an agreed upon work schedule.   It is only with a dedicated staff we are able to meet and exceed our customers’ expectations by picking, packing and shipping approximately 1.2 million books daily to customers around the world. 



We have immediate openings for Material Handlers.  Material Handlers are responsible for handling full cartons to fill customer orders or replenish inventory.


Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • handling full carton stock to fill customer orders, replenish inventory or process customer returns. 
  • moving pallets using walkies or pallet jacks to and from specified areas
  • sort and palletize customer orders and/or inventory 


Essential abilities include:

  • ability to safely operate powered industrial equipment
  • good verbal and written communication skills
  • ability to maintain good overall safety and attendance record
  • work well in a team-orientated environment
  • flexibility to work in other areas based on business needs
  • Must adhere to all established safety and precaution measures.  The Health and Safety of all our employees is critical


We offer an excellent benefits package and generous paid time-off within 90 days of employment.   New hires with a good attendance record and a positive attitude will have the opportunity to advance to higher paying positions. 



We offer an excellent benefits package and generous paid time off within 90 days of employment.  Employees with a good work, safety and attendance record qualify to apply for higher paying positions.   



Background and Drug Screening is part of the employment process.






Penguin Random House values the array of talents and perspectives that a diverse workforce brings. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, religion, age, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.


Crawfordsville, IN, US, 47933

Nearest Major Market: LaFayette

Job Segment: Logistics, Supply, Book Publishing, Industrial, Supply Chain, Operations, Publishing, Manufacturing