Specialized Equipment Operator


Posted: 06/16/2020

DICK’S Sporting Goods is seeking a full-time Specialized Equipment Operator to join our distribution center team in Conklin for Shift 1A.

DICK’S Sporting Goods operates 5 state-of-the art Distribution Centers located in Atlanta, GA; Conklin, NY; Goodyear, AZ, Plainfield, IN (near Indianapolis); and Smithton, PA. Associates at our Distribution Centers are responsible for the final transportation of merchandise to the sales floor. Our critical team members literally “deliver” the DICK’S experience to our customers.

Specialized Equipment Operator Teammates at the DICK’S Sporting Goods Distribution Center Performs the unloading, loading, staging of cartons in compliance with processing standards in a safe, accurate & efficient manner. Responsible for daily cycle counts. Additional for RTV – Disassemble bulk defective merchandise for storage or shipping within the Conklin Distribution Center.

Shifts for the Specialized Equipment Operator Positions:
Shift 1A: Sunday – Wednesday, 6:30am – 5:00pm


Essential Functions of this position include:

  • Performs the unloading, loading, staging, palletizing & warehousing of cartons in warehouse racking. Moves freight to the appropriate staging area. Disassembles merchandise to be palletized, shipped or staged in racking. Operates manual & mechanical equipment in a safe & efficient manner
  • Sort UPCs for backstock
  • Use the scan & apply function to process cases. Performs spot checks of system to ensure merchandise is sorted properly
  • Work in other departments when work flow demands
  • Secures product to skid & shrink wraps as necessary
  • Reports errors found on documents to Supervisor. Completes all documentation neatly & accurately. Completes appropriate paperwork for orders in trouble
  • Verifies purchase orders, location numbers, case pack quantities, & other information prior to receiving, picking or loading merchandise
  • Maintains a safe & clean work environment
  • Other duties as assigned

Additional Benefits:
  • Competitive Hourly Rate – $15.70 / hour


At DICK’S Sporting Goods, our goal is to be recognized by our customers as the number one sports and fitness specialty retailer for athletes and outdoor enthusiasts, through the relentless improvement of everything we do. Our formula for success is simple: we offer a wide selection of authentic sports, fitness and outdoor merchandise in a convenient, shopper-friendly environment.

As a leading omni-channel retailer, we make lasting impacts on communities through sport and activity. Year after year, our unwavering commitment to these principles has enabled DICK’S Sporting Goods to become a growing Fortune 500 company.

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