Occupational Category (Staff Positions Only): Service Maintenance
Hiring Salary: Monthly-Staff
Department: Facilities Management - Business Services
High School graduate or G.E.D. with at least four years relevant work experience, preferably in a store, warehouse, freight operation or experience in a related field. A combination of education, experience, and training that would produce the required knowledge and abilities could be considered.
Nature & Purpose of Position/Usual Duties:
Assists Manager with routine and manual work in support of the daily warehouse and receiving operations.
Primary Responsibilities (Staff Positions Only):
May work in conjunction with other storekeepers as assigned in several or all of the following major functional areas. Sell store stock items to campus departments. Enter sales data in computer system. Stocking: Receives store stock items, assures item quality, and places items into inventory. Purchasing: Places small dollar orders for stock items. Receiving: Reviews and files purchase orders. Picks up items from vendors. Monitors delivery status of orders. Receives items at dock and unloads trucks. Receives in inventory management systems. Inspecting: Inspects items at time of receipt. Works with vendors, requesting departments, purchasing, and accounts payable to assure quality standards. Delivering: Coordinate with departments and deliver items and assists with accounts payable on department order. May hold items in storage. Safety and Security Program: Conducts a proactive safety and security program to assure safety of personnel and protect property value. Maintains work areas in secure, clean, and organized manner. Trains employees in safety and security procedures. Maintains and operates forklifts, trucks, and other tools per OSHA standards. Supervision: Supervises student assistants. A comprehensive knowledge of products and previous experience with an inventory management system desired. Performs other related duties as assigned.
Internal Number: 21388
About Sam Houston State University
For more than 130 years, Sam Houston State University has been preparing students for meaningful lives of achievement. Its motto, "The Measure of a Life is its Service", echoes across SHSU's six colleges and beyond its Texas campus through student research, creative endeavors, service learning, volunteering and more. Named for Sam Houston, Texas' greatest hero, SHSU continually strives to honor its historical roots through academic excellence that includes exceptional teaching from faculty members who care as much about their students' success as they do about furthering the knowledge of their fields. While embracing its legacy, SHSU also strives to meet the needs of contemporary students, both traditional and online. With over 20 bachelor's and graduate degrees available entirely online, and more in development each semester, SHSU Online is quickly becoming one of the best online universities in Texas.