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Date: Sep 3, 2017

Location: Westminster, MD, US, 21157

Status: Open Position

Company: Penguin Random House US 

Requisition ID: 7431 

Penguin Random House is the premier provider of distribution services in the publishing industry.  Our state-of-the-art national fulfillment center located in Westminster, Maryland 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. 



The Westminster, Maryland Distribution Center is currently seeking applicants for:


                Light Picker/Packer ( Order Processor 1 ) $10.00/hr base rate

  • Pick and pack customer book orders using a variety of methods including voice automation
  • Requires basic reading and math skills
  • Must be able to push, pull, bend, stoop, reach and lift 35lbs 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
  • Minimum age requirement is 16.  Work permit required if under age 18



We are actively recruiting to fill positions on the following shifts:

  • 1st:  Monday – Friday 7:30 am – 4:00 pm $10.00/hr
  • 2nd:  Monday – Friday 4:30 pm – 1:00 am  $10.80/hr$10.00/hr base rate plus 8% shift differential)
  • 3rd:   Sunday - Thursday 11:00 pm - 7:30 am $11.00 ($10.00/hr base rate plus 10% shift differential)


Background and Drug Screening is part of the employment process.




The Westminster facility is also home to Customer Service (National Call Center), Data Management Services, Customer Operations, Fulfillment and Operations Services, Logistics, Inventory Control, Credit, Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, Payroll, Information Technology, and our world-class Data Center.


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: Baltimore

Job Segment: Accounts Payable, Logistics, Packing, Warehouse, Payroll, Finance, Operations, Manufacturing

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