Warehouse - Wire Cutter

Req ID:  28580
Date:  Jun 19, 2024

Cincinnati, OH, US, 45229

Company:  Sonepar
Brand:  Springfield Electric

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At Richards Electric, a leader in electrical distribution, successful associates drive and promote our mindset of Adapt, Dare and Learn. Do you enjoy a good challenge?  Great, because we value bold thinkers who are excited to take on challenging tasks.  We strive to be the best and we share our success with our associates, customers, suppliers, and shareholders.  We are always looking to expand our teams to continue to serve our customers and to grow our business.  Ready to join us?  Find what opportunities are waiting for you at Richards Electric!

Job Summary:


The Wire Cutter is responsible for efficiently and accurately fulfilling orders for wire cuts. This position will also provide support in the warehouse as needed. 


  • Cutting wire in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Assists in general warehouse duties as needed. 
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Ability to operate various types of materials handling equipment including wire cutting machine, hand trucks, pallet jacks, standard forklifts when needed.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Limited computer skills. Will be trained on company software.

Education and Experience:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required.
  • Six months of wire cutting experience preferred.
  • Six months of experience in warehouse operations preferred.

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be in good physical condition and have good motor skills.
  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds at a time.
  • Must have good hand/eye coordination.
  • Position requires hours of standing.

Why work for Richards Electric?

At Richards Electric, we take great pride in being Powered by Difference. At Richards our mission is to create a positive experience for both our customers and our associates. We provide excellent customer service and we promote an inclusive family atmosphere at our organization. Whether you’re just starting your career or have built up your expertise over the years, we can provide opportunities to expand your industry experience and help take our business to another level.  

Our Competitive Benefits?

401K Plan, Competitive Medical Plans (medical, dental, and vision), Paid Vacation, Paid Sick, Paid Personal, Paid Holidays, Flexible Spending Accounts (Health and Dependent Care), Employee Assistance Program, Tuition Reimbursement, Employee Discounts, Long-term and Short-term Disability, Life Insurance and a Definitive Career Path.

About Richards Electric

Richards Electric Supply has been helping customers power homes, businesses, and cities by supplying quality electrical products and exceptional customer service since the company opened its doors in 1937. Over eighty years later, Richard's maintains the same customer-focused values with an increased emphasis on technology, innovation, and solution-oriented service. These, paired with one of the most extensive product inventories in the Midwest, top-notch logistical services, and a knowledgeable sales staff, make Richards Electric one of the premier companies in its industry. As part of Sonepar, a worldwide leader in electrical distribution, we now have a global reach that allows us to offer excellent benefits and develop innovative solutions, while maintaining our strong local roots and close-knit culture.

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Sonepar is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability unrelated to ability, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, transgender, sex stereotyping, order of protection status, protected veteran or military status, or an unfavorable discharge from military service, and other categories protected by federal, state or local law. 
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Nearest Major Market: Cincinnati