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Warehouseperson II

Date: May 18, 2023

Location: Geneva, IL, US, 60134

Company: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Job Requisition ID: 18504

Additional Locations: 

On-site in Geneva, IL

First Shift


Warehouseperson II-E/Equipment Operator (Inventory Control)


Responsible for accurately performing warehouse related activities. Performs warehouse activities related to production, receiving, storing, and shipping of product while maintaining company standards in safety, security, quality, and productivity. These activities could require the regular use of powered material handling equipment, radio frequency devices, or computer systems.


Required Skills/Abilities:

· Good communication skills.

· Good people skills

· Understanding of all equipment used in the assembly department.

· Ensuring that certain procedures and protocols are being met.

· Follow strict safety guidelines and company standards.

· Must be flexible to work overtime and weekends when needed

· Must be able to work in a team environment and exhibit immediate response and cooperation

· Must be able to read, count accurately, do simple math, and write legibly.


Physical Requirements:

· Must be capable of sitting, standing, and walking for extended periods of time.

· Must be able to lift/push/carry up to 50 lbs. frequently.

· Must be able to work in extreme temperatures (hot and cold).

· Must be able to work from variable heights while wearing a safety harness.


Education and Experience:

· High school diploma or equivalent required.

· Experience with computerized inventory systems required.

· Forklift operator certification preferred


ABOUT US:Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH) is a learning technology company committed to delivering connected solutions that engage learners, empower educators and improve student outcomes. As a leading provider of K–12 core curriculum, supplemental and intervention solutions, and professional learning services, HMH partners with educators and school districts to uncover solutions that unlock students’ potential and extend teachers’ capabilities. HMH serves more than 50 million students and 4 million educators in 150 countries. For more information, visit


Houghton Mifflin Harcourt is an equal employment opportunity employer and participates in E-Verify. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of gender, race/ethnicity, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, or other protected group status.

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