Job Description



Serving the needs of all families with young children, Carter’s Inc. is the largest North American apparel retailer exclusively for babies and young children, encompassing Carter’s, OshKosh B’gosh, Skip*Hop and Little Planet brands. Meaningful work, constant learning, genuine people, and a community guided by core values that promote inclusion and innovation is in everything we do. There are many reasons to build your career at Carter's.

Essential Job Functions (Tasks, Duties and Responsibilities Most Important for the Job)

  • Perform preventative, corrective, and break down maintenance on conveyors and other material handling equipment.
  • Document tasks performed on a daily basis.
  • Communicate verbally and through written communication with both peers, departments, and all levels of management.
  • Ensuring that all work, including work performed by subcontractors, is done in accordance with OSHA regulations and Carter’s safety rules.
  • Maintain good housekeeping and working well with management, peers and subordinate employees to maximize productivity while minimizing employee conflict.

Secondary Functions (If Applicable - Any Duties Not Considered Essential)

  • Assist supervisor with planning and coordinating the maintenance and repair of conveyors, machines and equipment.

Knowledge, Skill and Ability Requirements (Minimum Competencies Required for Job Performance)

  • Preferred experience with conveyors, 24 VDC/120 VAC control device experience.  Mig welding, stick welding, 460 volt 3 phase hands on experience, material handling equipment experience (MHE), pneumatic and hydraulics.
  • Must be able to use all routine industrial hand tools.
  • Must have electrical knowledge and be able to install or replace outlets, switches, fixtures.
  • Must be able to read and use tape measures, levels, etc.
  • Preferred be able to pass equipment training including scissor lift, order pickers, reach Lifts, Electric Pallet Jacks, Pacers, Clamp Lifts, Fork Lifts.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and a good driving record.
  • High school diploma or GED preferred, not required.
  • Formal technical school or college degree preferred
  • 2-5 years of maintenance experience.
  • Must be available to work in a multi-shift distribution environment, flexible to work different shifts and extended hours based upon business needs.
  • Must be able to stand and work for long periods including daily overtime, holidays and overtime as required. 
  • Requires intermittent periods during which continuous physical exertion is required, such as walking, standing, stooping, climbing, lifting material or equipment, some of which may be heavy or awkward.
  • Must be able to repetitively lift cases weighing up to forty pounds.
  • Must be able to work in varying to extreme temperatures. 
  • Holiday schedule to be decided by Management. 
  • Must be available to work consecutive days in a row (for example 14+ days).
  • Comply with Blackout Periods (no vacation or personal time allowed) as determined by Management.

Carters is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.

Application Instructions

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