Warehouse Associate

  • 2801 Alft Ln suite 100, Elgin, IL 60124, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Literati is the fastest-growing company in Arts + Literature in the United States and the fifth fastest growing company in Texas. After launching an innovative try-before-you-buy print book club for kids in 2017, the company expanded in 2020 into hosting print and digital book clubs for the world's top authors, celebrities, and brands. New for 2022, Literati has expanded into children’s book fairs. Lovingly referred to as Austin's "fiction factory," the company curates and fulfills over a million books each quarter.

Job Description

Pay: $16/hr 

M-F Part-Time, 29hrs/week, during school hours

off at holidays, summers, and our downtime.

80% on feet in a warehouse environment 

Able to lift up to 30lbs

 You will report to the Fulfillment Center Manager focused on ensuring we utilize the inventory curation properly, you will play a crucial role in Inventory accuracy, quality control, transportation activities, routing, communication, developing facility-specific reports, POS (Point of Sale), and inventory execution. The FCAA's responsibilities are maintaining POS, inventory accuracy through cycle counts, annual physical inventory, advertised and key title monitoring, picking, and packing fixtures, equipment audits, shipping and receiving, put-away, replenishment, order fulfillment, safety audits, and executing the inventory plan that has been developed by Corporate. The impact areas for the FCAA are revenue growth, Fulfillment Center execution, and ensuring our product is packed per plan to support our fair customers, the young readers everywhere. The rewards of the position are high visibility and a positive impact on literacy worldwide. Growth opportunities exist as we are a startup and anticipate robust growth in business year over year. In this position, you will work with some of the best people in the industry and continue to develop your life skills.


  • Attention to Detail 
  • Multi-tasking
  • Communication & Cooperation
  • Highly Organized
  • Meticulous
  • Auditing and Accountability
  • High-Quality Standards
  • Strong Math Skills
  • Microsoft Office and Google Suites
  • Interpreting & Executing Plan
  • Committed to Excellence
  • Working Independently

Additional Information


  • High School Graduate / GED

  • Strong Communication

  • Task Oriented

  • Ability to walk and stand for extended periods of time


  • Training and mentoring others, while Picking, Packing, Order Fulfillment, Counting, Cycle Counts, Advertised Title Walks, QA, Transfers, Fair Production, and Auditing.