Operations Associate II

Potential Shifts Available:

Day Shift, 

  • Thur-Sat 6am to 6pm 


Our attractive benefits package includes:

  • Health, vision, dental, Rx benefits
  • Up to 160 hours FTO per year
  • 401K matching program
  • Holiday pay
  • 50% off adidas.com discount
  • Eligible for our STAR pay for performance program, you can earn up to an additional $50 per week



In addition to possessing proficient knowledge of Operations Associate I responsibilities in their area of responsibility, the Operations Associate II coordinates the flow of work in/out of the department and performs essential administrative tasks. This role will be required to perform a variety of warehouse duties under general supervision including but not limited to selecting, packing, scanning, labeling, loading, unloading, material handling, value-added services (VAS) and/or other functions as assigned to achieve projected volume and quality goals. Accurately process orders in and out of the distribution center.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Utilize computerized warehouse management systems (WMS) and radio frequency (RF) scanners to process all barcoded products
  • Operate hand and power equipment for material handling as needed
  • Operate machines as needed (i.e. bagging machine, inflation machine, etc.)
  • Identify and communicate exceptions to the leadership team
  • Follow all standard operating procedures (SOPs)
  • Accurately record production by task and complete any necessary paperwork
  • Flexibility to train and work in multiple areas as well as both buildings (Post Road facility and Mt. Comfort facility)
  • Work safely and maintain a clean work environment
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Train and coach new hires
  • Troubleshoot issues to determine root cause and suggest solutions and improvements


Key Relationships: 


  • Leadership team
  • Other internal departments


Knowledge Skills and Abilities:


  • Competent computer skills using the internet, Windows, Microsoft Office (i.e. Word, Excel, PowerPoint), and navigating adidas systems
  • Ability to read, write, count and distinguish colors
  • Ability to use equipment, including but not limited to box knife, RF scanner, manual and powered equipment
  • Basic math skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to work overtime as needed


Essential Functions:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to:

  • work in a warehouse environment with noise, dust, and varying temperatures
  • regularly talk, hear; sit, stand and/or walk; use fingers, hands, arms and feet to reach, feel, handle, grip, grasp, lift, operate, push, pull, bend, and/or twist for up to twelve (12) hours/day
  • occasionally climb, stoop, kneel and/or crouch
  • occasionally lift and carry items such as boxes weighing up to fifty (50) pounds
  • work safely on elevated surfaces (i.e. multiple level mezzanine)
  • reliably attend work/scheduled hours


Requisite Education and Experience / Minimum Qualifications: 


  • High School diploma or GED equivalent required
  • Minimum of six (6) months previous experience operating forklifts
  • Minimum of one (1) year experience in distribution/warehouse operations
  • Required to speak, read, write and comprehend the English language
  • Though our teammates hail from all corners of the world, our working language is English.
  • Diversity and Inclusion at adidas means championing individual uniqueness and cultivating a culture of belonging in which everyone can create at their best.  We embrace DIVERSE backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives and seek to create a workforce that REFLECTS our consumers and communities.

adidas celebrates diversity, supports inclusiveness and encourages individual expression in our workplace. We do not tolerate the harassment or discrimination toward any of our applicants or employees. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Title:  Operations Associate II

Brand:  adidas
Location:  Indianapolis
TEAM:  Supply Chain Management
State:  IN
Country/Region:  US
Contract Type:  Full time
Number:  508212
Date:  Mar 21, 2024