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1st Shift Team Take-off Lead


Riverside, NJ, US, 8075


Simon & Schuster has been named to Forbes magazine list of “America’s Best Mid-Size Employers 2022.”

Simon & Schuster is a global leader in general interest publishing, dedicated to providing the best in fiction and nonfiction for readers of all ages, and in all printed, digital and audio formats. Its distinguished roster of authors includes many of the world’s most popular and widely recognized writers, and winners of the most prestigious literary honors and awards. It is home to numerous well-known imprints and divisions such as Simon & Schuster, Scribner, Atria Books, Gallery Books, Pocket Books, Adams Media, Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing and Simon & Schuster Audio and international companies in Australia, Canada, India and the United Kingdom, and proudly brings the works of its authors to readers in more than 200 countries and territories. 
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  • Delegate duties to take-off and drivers as needed.
  • Palletize cartons
  • Wrap cartons onto pallet
  • Validate outbound pallet markings for accuracy.
  • Ensure outbound pallets are stacked/wrapped securely prior to loading.
  • Operate low rider
  • Operate sit down Forklift to load and unload trailers
  • Communicate with Shipping and Transportation office staff regarding dock duties related to all outbound orders.
  • Assist with training new employees of all tasks in the Shipping department.
  • Assist with Labor Management and coaching of employees to reach LM standards.
  • Communicate with leads on other shifts as needed
  • Enforce safety protocols when needed
  • Manage the shipping lines and call for maintenance when needed



  • Ability to lead and assist with directing staff
  • Ability to read shipping labels
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs
  • Available for overtime as needed
  • Ability to work in fast paced environment
  • Ability to operate low rider and forklift
  • High School Diploma (preferred)
  • Ability to communicate effectively
  • Ability to follow all safety policies and procedures
  • Ability to follow directions



SCHEDULED WORK HOURS:               5:00 AM – 1:00 PM


LOCATION:                                           Riverside


Paramount is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet. 


At Paramount, the spirit of inclusion feeds into everything that we do, on-screen and off. From the programming and movies we create to employee benefits/programs and social impact outreach initiatives, we believe that opportunity, access, resources and rewards should be available to and for the benefit of all. Paramount is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and Veteran status. 


If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access. as a result of your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations by calling 212.846.5500 or by sending an email to Only messages left for this purpose will be returned. 

Paramount believes in creating environments that allow our primary focus to remain on providing entertainment, education and information to our millions of viewers around the world. As part of this commitment to health and safety, Paramount requires COVID-19 vaccines for current U.S. employees, including all newly hired employees, subject to applicable law. Union employees are subject to the agreement reached between the Company and the applicable Union.