Over Night Freight Associate

Home Depot Avon, MA 2019-07-09

Full-Time Freight Team Associates who can work 9:00 P.M. to 6:00 A.M.

during the week

  • Follow FIRST (Find, Inquire, Respond, Solve, Thank) in customer service
  • Asks open-ended questions and expresses interest in projects in order to put the
  • Customer at ease, determine Customers' level of expertise and determine Customers' needs
  • Answers questions about products and services
  • Stocks merchandise onto shelves for customer availability; requires sorting and staging of merchandise to sales floor
  • Follow proper safety and BIP (Back Injury Prevention) guidelines
  • Prepares store to be grand opening ready
  • Communicates any issues to department supervisor
  • Merchandises new items as directed
  • Builds end caps and promotions
  • Maintains aisle cleanliness and shoppability so that merchandise is accessible, customers are able to move through the aisles easily and merchandise is presented in a visually appealing manner
  • Maintains safe and organized overheads (e.g. striping overheads)
  • Communicates in-stock level of merchandise with Operations ASM
  • Performs packing-out and packing-down merchandise as directed
  • Moves freight safely from designated staging areas to overheads or brings merchandise safely down from overheads using the appropriate equipment as necessary
  • Takes inventory or examines merchandise to identify items to be reordered or replenished
  • Adheres to major and minor work rule policies regarding safety referenced in the Code of Conduct and SOP
  • Utilizes Department Specific Safety Apron Cards to help ensure a safe environment
  • Corrects immediately any unsafe conditions, incidents and accidents or report to Manager on Duty
  • Ensures aisles and walking surfaces are safe
  • Reviews displays and overheads for safe display/storage of merchandise
  • Completes specified safety training courses
  • Uses proper PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) and safe lifting techniques
  • Works safely and report associates who are acting in an unsafe manner
  • Offers assistance to customers who are shopping in an unsafe manner
  • Follows all loss prevention policies and procedures
  • Takes action to reduce shrink
  • Verifies that merchandise safety restraints are in place


  • Climbing ladders up to the height of 12-16 feet to obtain or stock merchandise
  • Moving around the store and be able to assist customers
  • Handle Merchandise Identifying and reading reports, tickets and UPC labels
  • Bending, stooping, reaching, twisting, lifting, pushing, pulling and moving merchandise
  • Responding to public address system announcements, including customer services calls, pages, and general information


  • Associates may handle merchandise, supplies, and tools with sharp edges or that contain hazardous materials
  • Associates may encounter an uneven walking surface due to temporary cracks in the floor
  • Associates may have exposure to dust, gas fumes emitted by power equipment, and noise
  • Associates may be exposed to external weather conditions, drafts and interior temperature changes, and slippery floors


  • Must be 18 years or older
  • Must be legally permitted to work in the United States


Then apply at careers.homedepot.com

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $13.50 /hour


  • Retail: 1 year (Required)


  • High school or equivalent (Required)


  • Norwood, MA (Required)


  • English (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)


  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Tuition reimbursement

Pay Frequency:

  • Weekly
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