Order Selector (Overnight Shift)


Riverside, NJ, US, 8075




Simon and Schuster – Order Selector



Simon & Schuster, LLC now operates as an independent company and is no longer associated with Paramount Global. Candidates hired for this, or any other posted Simon & Schuster role will be employees of Simon & Schuster, LLC, subject to all policies and eligible solely for the benefits plans thereof. We have updated our Workplace Privacy Notice to reflect this corporate change. If you have questions, please contact us here: privacyadministrator@simonandschuster.com


Job Overview

This is a role within the distribution center of Simon & Schuster, a 100-year-old company with offices around the world, that is also the only US owned book publishing house. For this role we are seeking experience warehouse personnel and certifiable Cherry Picker Operator.

What you will be doing on a daily basis

  • Pick replenishment for Full Case using a Cherry Picker throughout our warehouse.
  • Storing products back to stock using Cherry Picker.
  • Use the RF device to locate product and to confirm task.
  • This is a fast-paced environment, and you will be responsible for meeting quotas and maintaining productivity standards.  You will also need to adhere to company policies, procedures, and safety rules.


Some requirements:

  • Understanding and willingness to train on equipment such as Cherry Pickers, Reach Trucks, Forklifts, and Electric Pallet Jacks.
  • Ability to operate equipment in a safe and controlled manner.
  • Ability to handle 50+ pounds and work at heights of up to 25+ feet.
  • You must have careful attention to detail and strong communication skills.
  • Some analytical experience is preferable.
  • You must have the ability to stand for up to 8 hours/day

Shift and Schedule:

  • Our distribution facility operates in 3 shifts and this particular role is part of the overnight shift, working Monday- Friday (9:00 PM – 5:00 AM).  There is an opportunity for overtime as well.

What we offer:

  • An employee profit sharing plan
  • Medical/Dental/Vision effect as of the first day of employment.
  • Paid vacations, paid holidays.
  • Life insurance and short-term disability
  • 401k with Company Matching
  • Tuition Reimbursement.


LOCATION:                Riverside, NJ


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. 
For more information visit our website at www.simonandschuster.com.


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