Posting ID : A1068527970
Date Posted : 2015-08-19
Category : Transportation
Fanatics is looking to hire this position based in Charlotte, NC but the ideal candidate can live anywhere in the United States.
Fanatics also offers excellent benefits such as Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K, PTO, Holiday Pay as well as Per Diem pay for meals and laundry.
As a Traveling Fixture Lead you must be highly motivated, extremely productive and driven to produce the highest quality results in a fast paced, demanding atmosphere. You will be required to travel extensively with a trackside crew to complete a Retail Tent Store at all NASCAR Tracks. This project involves the placement and assembly of the tent store and all the fixtures within including adjustment of shelves, sign placement, cleaning of fixtures and arrangement and placement of merchandise on the shelves in accordance with plan-o-grams.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Coordinate with onsite management team regarding placement of product and signage within the Fanatics NASCAR Retail Superstore at the appropriate race venue, in order to create a retail setting to sell merchandise. Construct, set-up, and install signs, sale banners, panels, and other items as required.
Construct or reconfigure wide varieties of fixtures to manufacturer's specifications according to client needs
Installs graphical and dcor elements per management instruction and guidelines
Unload and categorizes all supplies, materials and fixtures utilized for the projects
Plan-o-gram experience is a plus
Point of purchase and signage installation experience
For CDL holders
Frequent driving to the next speedway location in haulers
Maintaining driving logs accurately
Inspecting trucks to avoid safety issues
Always be compliant with DOT regulations
Education and Experience:
Minimum High School diploma required
Experience in retail merchandising helpful
Practical knowledge and use of hand and power tools
Ability to travel out of town for up to 4 to 21 days some projects may be longer
Ability to climb ladders
Ability to perform daily essential physical functions of lifting up to 50 pounds
Must be able to conduct yourself in a professional manner
NASCAR familiarity a plus
Two years experience preferred
Clean driving record
Must pass a DOT physical and drug screen
Must hold a valid CDL from the state in which you reside
No DUIs in the past 7 years
Job Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Must have valid driver's license, preferably CDL
Must travel by road for all races during the NASCAR season with overnight stays lasting several consecutive days at a time
Must be able to deal effectively and courteously with the public and consumers in a retail setting
Ability to work as a team and a positive attitude are a must
Must be able to work at an efficient pace to keep up with schedules and deadlines
Must have professional demeanor and the ability to take constructive criticism
Ability to communicate with managers, contractors and crew members through entire project
Candidates must be able to provide documentation establishing their identity and right to work in the U.S.
Must be able to pass a criminal background check and drug/alcohol test
Ability to travel 80%+ of work time to cover 38 week NASCAR Event Calendar as well as various Fanatics retail venues and special event retail operations nationwide
Ability to work independently and cooperatively in a diverse group
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Solid problem solving skills
Must possess a strong sense of urgency to meet deadlines
May be required to assist in supervising temporary labor as needed
Regularly required to sit, stand, reach, bend and move for up to 12 plus hours a day during a set up/breakdown shift.
This position involves heavy lifting, constant moving, standing, and reaching with arms and hands.
Involves standing for consecutive hours, lifting up to 50 lbs.
Will involve stooping, kneeling, crouching, and climbing ladders
Will involve reaching above eye level
Involves close vision, color vision, depth perception, and focus adjustment
While performing the duties of this job, the employee could be exposed to wet and/or humid conditions and outside weather conditions such as extreme cold and heat. The noise level in the work environment can be loud due to the activity at the racetrack. For CDL holders, driving long periods of time in a hauler to the next location.