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!

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