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We are a fast growing ergonomic office furniture company with a high production work environment.  It’s our mission to deliver sincere, world-class service and provide solutions that benefit our customers. The Human Solution and UPLIFT Desk lead the adjustable height desk and ergonomic office furniture market by helping people be more comfortable at work and providing first-rate customer service and products. We are also the proud manufacturers and sellers of our own amazing height adjustable standing desk, the UPLIFT Desk. We know that every individual has specific needs for their work environment, so the customer service we provide is 100% individualized for 100% satisfaction. We also have a Certified Professional Ergonomist on staff to help optimize our customers’ work environments using ergonomic principles, ergonomics being the science of designing the workplace to fit and accommodate the worker.

Descriptions of job positions can be found below. If you are interested in being a part of our team, please fill out our online application and attach your resume and cover letter, or download an application (PDF) (MS Word) and email it to hiring@thehumansolution.com with your resume and cover letter. 

We're always looking for talented people; if the position you're interested in is currently not open, please feel free to submit your resume and we'll keep it on file for consideration when something opens up:

 


We base our company vision and strategy on these core values:

  • Selling the highest quality products available
  • Delighting our customers in every aspect of their experience
  • Fostering team member happiness and excellence
  • Driving profits & growth at fair prices
  • Caring about our communities & our environment
  • Championing mutually supportive partnerships with our suppliers
  • Promoting customer health through ergonomic education

 


Customer Service & Sales

We're looking for top-notch Customer Service & Sales Representatives to support customers via inbound phone calls, chats, emails, and retail visits.  You will be responsible for helping customers throughout their purchasing process, whether that is helping customers find products that will make their work-lives more comfortable and productive or helping them to resolve any issues they may have after the sale.  It’s incredibly rewarding to help people who are in pain by coming to the rescue with a new keyboard, chair, or desk. Customers mainly order online, but we also receive calls from customers who just want to have a comforting voice on the phone to guide them through the journey of finding one of the life-changing products that we sell.  All leads are inbound from our e-commerce websites and our retail showroom. We will provide product training; you don't have to be an ergonomic office furniture expert to apply, but you'll become one quickly!

 

RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES
Help our customers by telephone, email, chat, and in person to help them find solutions, provide product information, answer questions, suggest appropriate products, and close sales  
Help resolve problems by clarifying customer issues, identifying the cause of the issue, and determining the best solution
Contact suppliers to gather information and resolve warranty issues
Coordinate with our returns, warranty, and warehouse teams as needed
Sort and respond to emails coming into the general info account
Create and update price tags and retail documents
Assemble desks and chairs for showroom, organize customer pick-up area as needed
Follow up on customer interactions in a timely fashion

QUALIFICATIONS
Fast learner who is self-motivated, independent, energetic, and detail-oriented
Must like to help people get more comfortable at their desk.  
Able to become an ergonomic expert through product research and training. We’ll help!
Solid written and verbal communication skills
Strong organizational skills, knowledge of MS office and Google Docs
Versatile, flexible, and comfortable in a fast-paced environment
Fosters teamwork with a positive attitude
Customer service or sales/retail experience preferred
Some college preferred

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS
Sit or stand at your desk. We provide electric height adjustable sit/stand desks WITH treadmills (yes, you can walk while working), advanced ergonomic chairs, and wireless headsets.

 

COMPENSATION AND PERKS
40 hour work weeks, any extra hours pay 1.5X overtime pay and merit bonuses
Generous paid time off -- 3 weeks after one year (two weeks after just 6 months)
4% 401K company matching with instant vesting. We care about and fund your retirement.
Group Health Insurance
A merit based environment that rewards growth and accomplishment regardless of seniority
A kitchen full of free healthy foods and drinks
Great team building events
Height-adjustable desks and ergonomic chair, mouse, keyboard, & headset at every workstation
Funny, helpful, and supportive coworkers
Moving next year to a beautiful new building with cutting edge open office space, large kitchen, and wonderful break area, full gym with locker room, large outdoor area, pool/ping pong/foosball tables.

If this position sounds like something you're interested in and would like to know more about, please fill out our online application and attach a resume and cover letter.
This is an in-office position only, no telecommuting.


Production and warehouse associate

The Human Solution is seeking full-time, hardworking, and smart members for our production team. The job includes light assembly, picking and packing, banding pallets, cleaning, material handling, and a surprisingly fun work environment. 

RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES include
Prepare our products for shipping: packaging, boxing, taping, and moving boxes
Triple-check orders to ensure our customers receive the right product 100% of the time
Receive, bar-code, and stock warehouse product
Assist on local deliveries and installations
Maintain clean and safe facilities by keeping your workspace and tools in order
Be positive, professional, energetic, and exhibit a can-do attitude

 

REQUIREMENTS 
Attention to detail
Able to bend, kneel, squat, reach, pull and lift objects up to 49 pounds with or without reasonable accommodation
Handy: You'll use a power drill, hole saw, and other basic tools. If you can't put IKEA furniture together, this job is not for you.
Team-Player: We are a fast growing company, and we all work closely together to meet our goals!
Ready to grow: We're committed to giving you and your career as much as you give us.
Bonus Points for: Experience shipping with UPS, FedEx, USPS, or freight carriers
Bonus Points for: Good driving record: you might be driving a company vehicle for deliveries, errands, and on-site assembly.
Bonus Points for: Forklift experience
New hires will be required to pass a background check. Applicants with criminal histories will be considered in a manner consistent with all applicable local, state, and federal laws.

 

COMPENSATION AND PERKS
$12 per hour!
Stable and Reliable Hours: Monday - Friday, 8am - 5pm (with an hour lunch break). You'll never have fewer than 40 hours a week, and all overtime pays time and a half.
Generous paid time off. Get a week of paid time off in your first year, and get 3 weeks in your second year!
Group healthcare, vision, and dental options starting on your 3rd month
401K plan with company matching (up to 4%)
Awesome company culture. We work hard, and we play hard. We like to go on vacations, throw parties, and even have a company-sponsored competition BBQ team. This week we're grilling up sausage wraps, and the company bought everyone tickets for Fiesta Texas this weekend!
A kitchen full of healthy food - have lunch, it's on us!
Fully air-conditioned warehouse
Funny, helpful, and supportive coworkers
Fun activities when not working: basketball, Xbox One, and an enormous TV in the break-room

 

If this position sounds like something you're interested in and would like to know more about, please fill out our online application and attach a resume and cover letter.

 


Office furniture outside sales

We’re looking for an outside sales office furniture sales person with experience selling office furniture in Austin!  We specialize in adjustable height desks and offer the best solution and value on the market.  We create extraordinary value by providing a remarkable customer experience. Our team is dedicated to developing unique adjustable height desk office solutions that deliver results. We have been serving the Austin metropolitan area since 2003. In addition to our UPLIFT Desk line we offer over 40 other top office furniture lines in the outside sales arena and can achieve any solution.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES:
This position requires that the candidate has a minimum of three years previous experience with B2B Office Furniture Outside sales. It is expected that the applicant will have established connections in the Austin market and the ability to meet with clients to identify, provide and implement solutions based upon their individual needs. The candidate will need to have the ability to generate and develop sales leads on their own as well as those generated from in-house opportunities.  We have a large Inside Sales staff that serves our national market and will generate local outside sales leads.

 

QUALIFICATIONS
At least 3 years previous experience in Office Furniture Outside Sales in Austin.
Has an excellent understanding of the Austin Office Furniture B2B market.
Knows how to discover and develop new customer connections in the booming Adjustable Height Standing Desk market.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Proficient with Microsoft Office products. (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, etc)
Ability to work alone as well as in a team environment.
Dependable and self-motivated.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS
Sit or stand at desk for prolonged periods. We provide electric height adjustable sit/stand desks WITH treadmills (yes you walk at work while working at the computer), advanced ergonomic chairs, and wireless headsets.

COMPENSATION AND PERKS
40 hour work weeks, any extra hours pay 1.5X overtime pay and merit bonuses
Generous paid time off -- 3 weeks after one year (two weeks after just 6 months)
4% 401K company matching with instant vesting. We care about and fund your retirement.
Group Health Insurance
A merit based environment that rewards growth and accomplishment regardless of seniority
A kitchen full of free healthy foods and drinks
Great team building events
Height-adjustable desks and ergonomic chair, mouse, keyboard, & headset at every workstation
Funny, helpful, and supportive coworkers
Moving next year to a beautiful new building with cutting edge open office space, large kitchen, and wonderful break area, full gym with locker room, large outdoor area, pool/ping pong/foosball tables.

If this position sounds like something you're interested in and would like to know more about, please fill out our online application and attach a resume and cover letter.
This is an in-office position only, no telecommuting.


eCommerce Product Listing Specialist

We’re looking for a top-notch Web Design and Listing Specialist to assist our content and web development team with website updates and design projects. We will provide product training; you don’t have to be an ergonomic expert to apply, but you’ll become one quickly!

RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES:
Perform general updates to websites
Add products to websites
Write product descriptions and specifications (we provide Search Engine Optimization training)
Website catalog maintenance

QUALIFICATIONS
Experience with BigCommerce platform highly preferred
Fast learner who is self-motivated, independent, energetic, and detail-oriented
Solid written and verbal communication skills
Strong organizational skills
Knowledge of HTML, CSS and Google Docs
Versatile, flexible, and comfortable in a fast-paced environment
Fosters teamwork with a positive attitude
Working knowledge of Javascript a plus
Working knowledge of full Adobe Creative suite a plus
Previous e-commerce experience a plus
Some college preferred

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS
Sit or stand at desk for prolonged periods. We provide electric height adjustable sit/stand desks WITH treadmills (yes you walk at work while working at the computer), advanced ergonomic chairs, and wireless headsets.

COMPENSATION AND PERKS
40 hour work weeks, any extra hours pay 1.5X overtime pay and merit bonuses
Generous paid time off -- 3 weeks after one year (two weeks after just 6 months)
4% 401K company matching with instant vesting. We care about and fund your retirement.
Group Health Insurance
A merit based environment that rewards growth and accomplishment regardless of seniority
A kitchen full of free healthy foods and drinks
Great team building events
Height-adjustable desks and ergonomic chair, mouse, keyboard, & headset at every workstation
Funny, helpful, and supportive coworkers
Moving next year to a beautiful new building with cutting edge open office space, large kitchen, and wonderful break area, full gym with locker room, large outdoor area, pool/ping pong/foosball tables.

If this position sounds like something you're interested in and would like to know more about, please fill out our online application and attach a resume and cover letter.
This is an in-office position only, no telecommuting.


Purchasing Assistant

We’re looking for a Purchasing Assistant to join our team of Order Processors. This role requires communicating with suppliers, creating purchase orders, importing, processing, and checking orders, contacting customers as necessary, and supporting the Purchasing Supervisor.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Hours: Monday - Friday 7:45 am - 4:45 pm
Import orders from our four e-commerce stores into our Order Management System
Check orders for errors and completeness
Create purchase orders for suppliers, including item configuration and cost
Resolve supplier pricing discrepancies
Contact customers as needed for order corrections or clarifications
Determine shipping costs
Assist with company event planning


QUALIFICATIONS
Strong organizational, problem-solving, and analytical skills
Good judgment with the ability to make timely and sound decisions
Versatile, flexible, and comfortable in a fast-paced environment
Solid written and verbal communication skills
Self-motivated, independent, energetic, and highly detail-oriented
Computer literate, comfortable with Microsoft Office, Access, and Google Docs
Purchasing experience preferred, e-commerce a plus
Some  college preferred

 

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS
Sit or stand at desk for prolonged periods. We provide electric height adjustable sit/stand desks WITH treadmills (yes you walk at work while working at the computer), advanced ergonomic chairs, and wireless headsets.

 

COMPENSATION AND PERKS
40 hour work weeks, any extra hours pay 1.5X overtime pay and merit bonuses
Hours: Monday Friday 7:45am to 4:45pm
Generous paid time off -- 3 weeks after one year (two weeks after just 6 months)
4% 401K company matching with instant vesting. We care about and fund your retirement.
Group Health Insurance
A merit based environment that rewards growth and accomplishment regardless of seniority
A kitchen full of free healthy foods and drinks
Great team building events
Height-adjustable desks and ergonomic chair, mouse, keyboard, & headset at every workstation
Funny, helpful, and supportive coworkers
Moving next year to a beautiful new building with cutting edge open office space, large kitchen, and wonderful break area, full gym with locker room, large outdoor area, pool/ping pong/foosball tables.

If this position sounds like something you're interested in and would like to know more about, please fill out our online application and attach a resume and cover letter.
This is an in-office position only, no telecommuting.