Administrative
New York, NY
Posted 3 weeks ago

Join the Barbizon Lighting Team: Delivery Van Driver in NYC/ Warehouse Associate

Energize Your Career with a Leader in Entertainment Lighting and Rigging

About Barbizon Lighting Company:

Barbizon Lighting is not just a company; it’s a beacon in the entertainment lighting industry, illuminating the path for theatre, television, film, education, and themed environments for over 75 years. As the foremost supplier of entertainment lighting, rigging, drapery, expendables, and theatrical systems integration, we pride ourselves on blending the resourcefulness of a large international corporation with the personalized touch of a small business. Located in New York City, we’re inviting you to become a part of our legacy and contribute to our bright future.

Your Role: Warehouse Associate/Delivery Van Driver Embark on a journey where every day is a new opportunity to connect and contribute. In this dual role, you’ll be the vital link between our products and our clients, ensuring the safe and timely delivery of our lighting and rigging systems. When not navigating the vibrant streets of NYC, you’ll be an integral player in our warehouses, orchestrating the flow of goods and setting the stage for success. The ideal candidate will have a strong work ethic, a clean driving record, and the ability to work both independently and as part of a team.

What You’ll Do:

  • Navigate and deliver across the NYC metropolitan area, representing Barbizon’s excellence to clients and ensuring precise package handling.
  • Play a pivotal role in warehouse operations, from loading to inventory management, while maintaining a focus on safety and efficiency.
  • Operate and master various warehouse tools and equipment, adhering to safety protocols to ensure optimal operational performance.
  • Collaborate effectively within a team environment, contributing to and benefiting from our collective success and professional growth.
  • Plan and execute delivery routes efficiently, ensuring timely arrivals and the utmost care in handling and securing goods.
  • Maintain detailed records and uphold vehicle care, ensuring operational excellence and a commitment to Barbizon’s standards of quality.

Skills and Attributes We Seek:

  • A champion of customer service, understanding the value of every package and every client.
  • Excellent communication skills, able to convey information clearly and concisely.
  • Physical fitness, able to lift up to 70 lbs, embodying the strength and stamina our role requires.
  • Deep familiarity with NYC’s geography, navigating its streets with confidence and efficiency.

Experience & Requirements:

  • A clean driving record, showcasing your commitment to safety and responsibility.
  • Bilingual abilities in English and Spanish are a plus, reflecting NYC’s diverse tapestry.
  • Experience with FedEx and UPS software is advantageous, streamlining our delivery processes.
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office products is advantageous, though training will be provided to equip the ideal candidate.
  • Availability for a full-time role, ready to dive into the world of Barbizon with enthusiasm and dedication.

Why Barbizon?

Embark on a career journey with Barbizon, and you’ll find more than just a job. You’ll discover a place where your contributions matter, a team that values your voice, and opportunities for personal and professional growth. We celebrate diversity, encourage innovation, and strive for excellence in everything we do.

Illuminate Your Career Path: Step into the vibrant world of Barbizon Lighting in New York City, where your role as a Warehouse Associate/Delivery Van Driver is not just a job—it’s a journey. Apply now and shine with us!

The salary range for a Warehouse Associate/Delivery Van Driver at Barbizon Lighting’s New York City’s location is currently $40K to $45K per annum, depending upon experience. Please be aware extensive industry experience or specific skills that fully match, or exceed what is required, may in fact increase this range. We strongly encourage all to apply.

In addition to the base pay listed here, Barbizon offers a generous compensation package including medical, dental, life insurance, long-term disability, profit share, and a matching 401k Plan at no cost to the employee. The Company fully funds Barbizon’s healthcare benefits for all full-time employees and dependents.

Barbizon also offers a host of voluntary ancillary benefits that include affordable vision, pet insurance, additional life insurance, Flexible Spending Plan, Pre-tax commuter benefits, and Benefits VIP, a dedicated advocacy group that can help employees and their family members resolve benefits issues.

Barbizon offers fully paid vacation, sick/safe time, and an additional ten paid holidays.

Barbizon Lighting Company’s largest shareholder is our employee group, who currently owns 51% of the company via an Employee Stock Ownership Plan (“ESOP”). An ESOP is a qualified retirement plan that extends beneficial ownership of the business to its employees, at no cost to the plan participant.

Equal Employment Opportunity Policy

Barbizon Lighting provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants. It prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

As an equal opportunity employer, we are committed to a diverse workforce. To ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Veterans’ Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title 1 of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants that require accommodation in the job application process may contact Barbizon Lighting’s Corporate HR Department at 643 11th Avenue, New York, NY 10036.

To apply for this position, please email a resume and cover letter to jobs@barbizon.com.