Warehouse Clerk (Sort / Teardown)

  • Louisville, KY
  • Full-time

Company Description

Technology Conservation Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug-Free Workplace.

TCG is an electronics recycling, asset management and electronic component distribution company providing a full complement of end-of-life electronics management services. TCG was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Lecanto, FL, with facilities in: Lecanto, FL; Louisville, KY; Portland, OR; Monterrey, Mexico; and Guadalajara, Mexico. TCG handles excess, obsolete and retired electronics from a variety of sources. We offer a wide variety of standalone or bundled programs structured around the client’s requirements. As a Certified Electronics Recycler® we ensure 100% proper environmental disposal using only audited downstream vendors. TCG also helps to secure and protect our clients by designing programs that meet or exceed the standards required by federal information protection acts such as Gramm Leach Bliley, Sarbanes Oxley, FACTA, HIPAA and FISMA.

Job Description

Looking for a team player with initiative and excellent interpersonal skills that are flexible, adaptable, creative and results oriented for Warehouse Sort position.  The Sort position involves sorting and tearing down material from incoming shipments to determine final disposition

Hourly wage for position: $10.00 per hour

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following.  Although this may be your primary duty or function, you are expected to be cross-trained in other areas of the business and assist in those areas on an as-needed basis.

  • Sort material
    • Use hand and air tools to demanufacture material
    • Separate according to material type (plastics, metals, commodity type, sellable material)
    • Record on weight sheet in appropriate category
    • Removal of all asset tags
    • Meet daily quotas
  • Market research
    • Use approved search methods to determine marketability and preliminary value
  • Demonstrate continuous effort to
    • Improve operations
    • Decrease turnaround times
    • Streamline work processes
    • Work cooperatively and jointly to provide quality seamless customer service
  • Follow procedures and exercise independent judgment in maintaining the routine flow of work
  • Understand Technology Conservation Group, Inc.’s QEHS processes and procedures
  • Compliance with all company security policies and procedures
  • Cross train in other areas as needed
  • Occasional mandatory overtime


Physical Demands

  • Frequently required to reach with hands and arms
  • Must be able to lift 70 lbs
  • Must be able to push/pull 1000 pounds using a pallet jack
  • Must use and /or wear required safety equipment at all times
  • Able to hear, see, talk
    • Hear average or normal conversations and receive ordinary information
    • Vision abilities include close, distance, peripheral, depth perception and ability to adjust focus
    • Speaking abilities to frequently convey detailed or important instructions or ideas accurately, loudly or quickly
  • Must be able to smell chemicals or materials on fire



Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to use floor scales and mobile scales
  • Ability to perform Internet search
  • Knowledge of ferrous and non-ferrous metals classification
  • Knowledge of commodities separation and classification
  • Ability to understand and follow verbal and written instructions in the English language

Additional Information

Successful completion of Background Investigation to include but not limited to Social Security Trace/Validation; Criminal Felony & Misdemeanor Search (all counties of residence),Statewide Criminal Search (all states of residence) and Employment Verification for the past 7 years; Drug Testing; Subsequent random Background Investigation and Drug Testing. We participate in eVerify. EEO/Drug Free Workplace.