ROMEOVILLE, Ill., Sept. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Radial, a bpost group company, today announced its plan to bring on an additional 150 workers in Will County, Illinois, to support the increased demand during the upcoming holiday season. As eCommerce grows and expectations around delivery evolves, job opportunities in fulfillment centers have expanded dramatically as warehouse operations can have a direct impact on the consumer experience.
With the rise of eCommerce, there are now more than one million warehouse workers fulfilling online orders in the U.S. according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics – a five percent increase in available jobs from 2017. With demand for fulfillment talent growing increasingly competitive, Radial differentiates itself through its commitment to a positive work environment. Seasonal workers enjoy the benefits of competitive hourly wages, a fun and fast-paced team environment, flexible work schedules, overtime and holiday pay, employee discounts, and a referral bonus program. The fulfillment center in Romeoville also provides holiday meals and fun events, giving workers a chance to unwind while at work.
Seasonal hires will join the more than 2,950 regular, full-time employees at Radial's 20 fulfillment centers across the country to help pack and ship customers' holiday orders. For individuals seeking long-term employment, there is opportunity for seasonal associates to transition into full-time positions in some markets.
At the fulfillment center in Romeoville, seasonal hires will have the chance to work with some of the world's favorite brands and retailers. Workers will source orders and send them to their final destinations faster using Radial's technology, fulfillment and transportation solutions.
"With a recent study from Radial finding 34 percent of U.S. shoppers expect to receive their packages in two days or less, our team of fulfillment associates work behind the scenes to ensure every order runs seamlessly," said Sean McCartney, executive vice president, operations services, at Radial. "We're thrilled to be creating so many additional jobs in Will County and are excited to welcome back the seasonal workers who return each year. If you thrive in an energized, fast-paced, and rewarding workplace, and are looking to be a part of something bigger this holiday season, we'd love for you to join our team."
If candidates are looking for more than just a seasonal job, Radial currently has many opportunities to become a full-time associate.
To learn more about Radial's seasonal job openings in Will County, Illinois, visit www.radial.com/jobs/seasonal-workforce.
Radial Inc., a bpost group company, is the leader in omnichannel commerce technology and operations, enabling brands and retailers to profitably exceed retail customer expectations. Radial's technical, powerful omnichannel solutions connect supply and demand through efficient fulfillment and transportation options, intelligent fraud detection, payments, and tax systems, and personalized customer care services. Hundreds of retailers and brands confidently partner with Radial to simplify their post-click commerce and improve their customer experiences. Radial brings flexibility and scalability to their supply chains and optimizes how, when and where orders go from desire to delivery. Learn how we work with you at www.radial.com.
PAN Communications for Radial