Facilities Technician

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About Us:

At Rent the Runway, our mission is to make women feel empowered and self-confident every single day by combining best in class technology, logistics, and customer service. Since our launch in 2009, we’ve developed proprietary technology, a one-of-a-kind reverse logistics operation, stores of the future, a viral brand, relationships with hundreds of fashion designers - and we are passionate about continuing to innovate our customer experience. We have pioneered the closet in the cloud and believe that every person globally will soon have a subscription to fashion. We are proud to be both a profitable and fast-growing business, with a loyal 11 million members who believe that rental is the future.

Overview

Overall responsibility for performing duties and assisting management within the engineering operation of a fulfillment and distribution environment. Individuals are expected to understand all aspects of the operation, adhere to safety standards and meet production guidelines.

Responsibilities:

* Perform repetitive movements (eg. climbing ladders), reaching, bending, push/pull bins, repetitive wrist movement, be stationary, mobile or physically active for entirety of the shift
* Work under pressure while meeting immediate goals, deadlines, standards and expectations
* Comply and meet standard operating procedures
* Accountable for personal time and attendance
* Communicate and cooperate with team members and leadership
* Take on additional duties as assigned by leadership
* Responsible for maintaining safety guidelines, cleanliness and security standards
* Restock supplies as needed
* Identify and surface issues to leadership in a timely fashion

Qualifications:

* Ability to lift a maximum of 50 lbs based on needs of the role
* Intermediate computer skills (eg. spreadsheet software, google docs) as well as the ability to operate warehouse tools (eg. scanner)
* Ability to work quickly, accurately and safely while using machinery (eg. sewing machine, pressing machine, cleaning machine)
* Ability to understand, follow and execute written and/or oral instructions
* Ability to analyze, problem solve and make decisions independently
* Must operate with a sense of urgency, and have attention to detail
* Align with the company's Core Values to ensure a world class customer experience
* Must be self-disciplined and have the ability to work independently without constant oversight
* Familiarity with warehouse systems and ability to use all warehouse software
* Ability to differentiate colors in garments
* Experience in a dry cleaning operation is a plus

Additional Technical Distinctions:

Responsibilities:

* Conducts proper use, maintenance, tests and repairs of mechanical equipment, systems and components
* Applies knowledge of electrical / electronic and mechanical principles in determining equipment malfunctions and mechanical support
* Applies skills in restoring equipment to operational status including but not limited to dry cleaning equipment, boilers, chillers, generators, air compressors, steam tunnels, finishing equipment, auto baggers, conveyance, sorters

Qualifications:

* 5 years of trade experience in one or more of the following areas: plumbing, electrical, refrigeration, HVAC, or electrical controls
* Black seal boiler license and refrigeration license a plus

Benefits:

At Rent the Runway, we’re committed to the happiness and wellbeing of our employees, and aim to create a workplace that fosters both personal and professional growth. Our benefits include, but are not limited to: 

* Generous Paid Time Off including vacation, paid bereavement, and family sick leave - every employee needs time to take care of themselves and their family.
* Universal Paid Parental Leave for both parents + flexible return to work program  - because we know your newest family member(s) deserve your undivided attention.
* Paid Sabbatical after 5 years of continuous service - Unplug, recharge, and have some fun!
* Comprehensive health, vision, dental, FSA and dependent care from day 1 of employment - Your health comes first and we’ve got you covered.
* Industry leading 401k match - an investment in your future.
* Many other amazing perks!

Healthcare benefits

Retirement benefits

Parental leave

Generous vacation

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