Williams-Sonoma-Supply Chain

Facility Tech II - Litchfield Park

Litchfield Park, AZ
About Williams-Sonoma, Inc. Founded in 1956, Williams-Sonoma, Inc. is the premier specialty retail

Job Description

Facility Tech II

Posted: Saturday, 12/9/2023
About Williams Sonoma - Memphis, TN & Olive Branch, MS

Since it was founded in 1956, Williams - Sonoma has grown from Chuck Williams' single store in Sonoma, CA into one of the largest retailers in the country, with some best known and most beloved brands in home furnishings, including Williams – Sonoma. Pottery Barn and West Elm.

Our Distribution Centers serve as vital connections between factories and our retail, online and mail-order customers around the world. The Supply Chain environment is dynamic and fast-paced, and the network is expanding rapidly. If you have a background in distribution, manufacturing, engineering, transportation, finance, human resources or home delivery – and are looking for a job with a strong opportunity for gaining new skills and for advancement – our Supply Chain Organization could be just the place for you.

Williams-Sonoma, Inc Supply Chain Overview

In 2023, Williams-Sonoma was recognized as a Great Place to Work ® and Forbes Best Employers for Diversity, honors which reflect that we are truly a people-first organization. Our operation includes:

  • Over 4,000 Full-Time Associates across the Supply Chain
  • 15.1M square feet of small parcel, personalization, furniture, and manufacturing space in the domestic US, Williams-Sonoma has developed an agile and capable distribution network consisting of the following:
  • Large package / furniture distribution centers located in Southern California, Northern California, Texas, Georgia, and New Jersey totaling 9.2M square feet plus another 1.2M square feet of standalone final-mile furniture hubs.
  • Small package eCommerce distribution centers located in Mississippi, Arizona, and Tennessee totaling 3.9M square feet, consisting of over 1,000 full-time associates and 1,500 seasonal/temporary associates in Mississippi and Tennessee
  • Manufacturing facilities located in North Carolina and Mississippi totaling 861k square feet with over 1,500 full-time employees producing approximately $900 million - $1 billion in sales of upholstered furniture3 Sutter Street Upholstery Factories located in North Carolina and Mississippi with over 1,400 FTE's producing approximately $900 million to $1 Billion in sales of Upholstered furniture
  • Transportation Department for Ocean, Air, Trucking, and Rail consisting of over 30 transportation professionals located in Memphis, TN
  • 700 associates in our Sourcing offices in 10 countries in Asia and Europe including China, Vietnam, Singapore, India, Italy, and Turkey
The Facility Technician II position is located in Litchfield Park, AZ. ensuring that all facets of building maintenance are taken care of by performing preventative and facilities maintenance as well as meeting immediate maintenance needs.
You'll be excited about this opportunity because you will....

  • Monitor, maintain and perform minor repairs, maintenance, and improvements.
  • Read, interpret, and implement work orders
  • Use a CMMS (work order system)
  • Effectively communicate verbally, written, and e-mail
  • Use strong interpersonal skills
  • Be safety minded
  • Problem solve/ troubleshoot and understand resources to accomplish tasks
  • Gather needed materials to complete repairs/work orders
  • Accurately track and store the departments inventory of spare parts, tools, and equipment
  • Support continuous improvement within all departments
  • Assess and resolve a wide array of maintenance issues on-site
  • Basic electrical knowledge
  • Lighting both interior and exterior
  • Maintain all rack and guard railing
  • Basic Plumbing
  • Basic welding
  • Basic carpentry
  • Basic understanding of pneumatic systems
  • Perform preventative maintenance task using tools and equipment
  • Assist other Maintenance Technicians repairing and maintaining equipment
  • Perform battery changes, and preventive maintenance on batteries
  • Perform other duties as assigned
Note: This job description reflects essential functions, it does not prescribe or restrict the number or types of tasks that may be assigned or reassigned during the conduct of business

Check out some of the required qualifications we are looking for in amazing candidates….

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • At least (5) year experience working in general maintenance/construction field to include: roofing, carpentry, plumbing, cabinetry, electrical, building construction, etc. or related trade/technical school equivalency.
  • Flexibility with work hours and days. (24 hour by 7 days a week operation, including holidays)
  • Ability to drive (PID) Powered Industrial Trucks inclusive of people movers and forklifts.
  • Will be required to take WSI certification and pass
Knowledge of basic plumbing, electrical, painting, flooring repairs, drywall repairs, and carpentry work

  • Thorough knowledge and experience to safely operate a wide array of hand and power tools
  • Excellent Customer Service skills with the ability to work independently, with flexibility, and self-reliance
  • Ability to perform under pressure, with strong organizational and time management skills.
  • Perform other duties as assigned
We prefer some of these qualities as well….

  • Trade School or equivalent preferred
  • Commercial experience preferred
Review these physical requirements, as they play a major part in this role….

  • Repetitive bending, crouching, kneeling, reaching, twisting, sitting, standing, and walking
  • Lifting parts and tools weighing on average 20 pounds, occasionally weighing up to 80 pounds
  • Dexterity in eye/hand coordination, feet (foot pedals) manual (picking, pinching, holding, grasping), and wrist motion (repetitive flexion/rotation)
  • Working conditions may include small spaces, dust, fumes/odors, hot/cold temperatures, inside/outside noise, vibration, standing on concrete for long hours and wet or uneven surfaces
  • occasionally exposed to work that requires repetitive motion. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate
Review these physical requirements, as they play a major part in this role….

  • Able to work at heights and unusual position
  • Able to safely operate all hand tools
  • Able to lift up to 75 pounds on a regular basis
  • Able to operate powered industrial equipment including forklifts, pallet-jacks, and handcarts
  • Must be able to tolerate an environment with exposure to heat, cold, noise, dust and work around moving equipment – often while working in uncomfortable positions
  • Dexterity in eye/hand coordination, feet (foot pedals) manual (picking, pinching, holding, grasping), and wrist motion (repetitive flexion/rotation)
  • Working conditions may include small spaces, dust, fumes/odors, hot/cold temperatures, inside/outside noise, vibration, standing on concrete for long hours and wet or uneven surfaces
  • Occasionally exposed to work that requires repetitive motion. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate
  • Comfortable with walking/standing 100% of the day
EOE

Williams-Sonoma-Supply Chain At A Glance

About Williams-Sonoma, Inc. Founded in 1956, Williams-Sonoma, Inc. is the premier specialty retailer of high-quality products for the home. Our family of brands includes Williams Sonoma, Pottery Barn, Pottery Barn Kids, PBteen, West Elm, Williams-Sonoma Home, Rejuvenation, and Mark and Graham. These brands are among the best known and most respected in the industry. We offer beautifully-designed, stylish and functional products for every area of the home, including the kitchen, living room, bedroom, home office, closet, laundry room, and even outdoor spaces. We've seen some big changes since our first brick-and-mortar store opened more than half of a century ago. What hasn't changed is our passion for high-quality products, functional design, outstanding customer service, and enhancing the lives of our customers and the communities where we operate. In 2017, we acquired Outward, Inc., a 3-D imaging and augmented reality platform for the home furnishings and décor industry. Today, we're a multi-brand, multi-channel, global enterprise supported by state-of-the-art technology and some of the most talented teams in retailing - and we're always looking for new energy and ideas.
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