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Warehouse Group Lead - 2nd Shift - Mon-Fri. $22.50/hr

If You Love Books and Are Looking for a Work/Life Balance Look No Further


Penguin Random House is the premier provider of distribution services in the publishing industry.  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 an immediate opening for a 2nd Shift - Warehouse Group Lead  $22.50/hr*

* Hourly wage reflects base wage of $20.00/hr and 12.5% shift differential.


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Possess effective leadership skills with an ability to foster a positive work environment.

  • PC Literate: Word, EXCEL, Outlook including knowledge of or ability to learn MARC.

  • Ability to distribute work to employees as assigned by Supervisor.

  • Reports absences daily for all personnel assigned.

  • Effective training capabilities and mentor skills.

  • Assists employees needing help and answers questions about assigned tasks.

  • Assists supervisor in insuring safety policies and procedures for the area are followed.

  • Assistes the supervisor in maintaining the cleanliness of the work area at all times.

  • Performs normal duties of the position when not performing group leader responsibilities.

  • Maintains daily functions of the department during supervisors absence. 

  • Accurately prepare and maintain reports.

  • Flexibility to work overtime as needed.

  • Multi-tasking capabilities.


Shift Hours: Monday - Friday, 10:30am - 6:30pm


Penguin Random House, LLC offers a competitive salary, generous paid time off programs to support a healthy work/life balance and a rich benefits package to include: medical, vision, dental, disability, life insurance, dependent life insurance and 401k for which you are eligible your first day.    


  • Vacation – Less than a year – 10 days, 1 year but less than 2 – 15 days
  • Personal Time - 4 Days
  • Sick Time – 5 Days
  • Parental Leave – 12 Weeks
  • Annual Wellness Reimbursement - $500.00
  • 13 Paid Holidays a Year


Background Screening is part of the employee process.



Penguin Random House is the leading adult and children’s publishing house in North America, the United Kingdom and many other regions around the world.  In publishing the best books in every genre and subject for all ages, we are committed to quality, excellence in execution, and innovation throughout the entire publishing process: editorial, design, marketing, publicity, sales, production, and distribution.  Our vibrant and diverse international community of nearly 250 publishing brands and imprints include Ballantine Bantam Dell, Berkley, Clarkson Potter, Crown, DK, Doubleday, Dutton, Grosset & Dunlap, Little Golden Books, Knopf, Modern Library, Pantheon, Penguin Books, Penguin Press, Penguin Random House Audio, Penguin Young Readers, Portfolio, Puffin, Putnam, Random House, Random House Children’s Books, Riverhead, Ten Speed Press, Viking, and Vintage, among others.  More information can be found at


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


Company: Penguin Random House LLC 

Country: United States of America 

State/Region: Nevada 

City: Reno 

Postal Code: 89521 

Job ID: 256886

256886Penguin Random House LLC 

Date:  Feb 24, 2023

Reno, NV, US, 89521

Nearest Major Market: Reno
Nearest Secondary Market: Tahoe

Job Segment: Book Publishing, 2nd Shift, Logistics, Packing, Warehouse, Publishing, Night, Operations, Manufacturing

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