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Date: May 8, 2018

Location: Crawfordsville, IN, US, 47933

Year: 2018

Company: Random House North America 

Requisition ID: 16614 

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 entry level Warehouse Associates on our 2nd & 3rd shifts.  


  • Pick and pack customer book orders using a variety of methods including voice automation
  • Process customer book returns in a variety of ways
  • Comfortable using a computer and/or hand-held radio frequency (RF) equipment
  • Requires basic reading and math skills
  • Must be able to push, pull, bend, stoop, reach and lift up to twenty-five pounds on a regular basis
  • Must be able to stand for an entire shift (minimal breaks provided)
  • Must be able to climb stairs and be comfortable working on an upper mezzanine level
  • Must follow all safety rules and work well in a team-orientated environment
  • Minimum age requirement is 16



             2nd shift: Monday - Friday 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm   $12.09 an hour

                        ($11.20 /hour base rate + 8% shift differential)  


             3rd shift: Sunday - Thursday 11:30 pm - 7:30 am   $12.32 an hour 

                       ($11.20 /hour base rate + 10% shift differential) 



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 when available.



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.

Nearest Major Market: LaFayette

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