iFixit is growing and we’re looking for an enthusiastic, motivated individual to join our team as a part-time or full-time Inventory Processing Associate.

Our team members are at the core of a global community dedicated to showing people how to fix the things they own. We believe that we can make the world better by empowering people to repair. iFixit is the world's foremost expert on Apple repair, and we've set the gold-standard for online repair documentation. Through iFixit.com, our team has helped hundreds of millions of people fix their own devices, and we plan to help millions more. In addition to teaching people how to repair, we also ship replacement parts and repair tools to customers all over the world.

Job Description

As an Inventory Associate, you’ll be responsible for handling, preparing, and organizing incoming inventory. This is a fast-paced job and Inventory Processing Associates spend their day on a wide range of tasks, including inspecting parts, labeling, packaging products into repair kits, and stocking shelves.

As part of this position, you report directly to Inventory Processing Manager and will assist other members of the operations team in maintaining and utilizing proper inventory management practices throughout the warehouse.

Job responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Assembling product kits to maintain warehouse inventory levels.
  • Processing incoming inventory shipments, including product quality control testing.
  • Keeping the warehouse and kitting area clean, organized and stocked.
  • Assist with other areas of Operations as necessary or directed.
  • Help iFixit change the world forever.
  • Contribute to, and keep up with, our rapid-paced environment.
  • Win the hearts and souls of the world over to repair.
  • Maintain our high quality standards with an obsessive attention to detail.
  • Being awesome.

You will be expected to:

  • Create and maintain a work schedule, and communicate with the team before changing the schedule or missing scheduled work.
  • Track and be accountable for hours worked and tasks accomplished.
  • Communicate clearly, think creatively and incisively, ask questions, and be conscientious of others.
  • Interface and occasionally assist with other departments.


Warehouse experience is a plus—but no experience is necessary. We’re happy to train the right candidate. The ability to learn quickly and remember details is required. Integrity, reliability, respect for your fellow team members, and attention to detail are also a must.

This position is located at our San Luis Obispo headquarters. We are looking to fill a position effective immediately, working part-time 20-25 hours per week or full-time at 40 hours a week will be considered. Scheduling is flexible—though we do require any shift to be at least 3 hours, and scheduled between 8 am and 4:30 pm, Monday through Friday. If you do not meet these requirements, we cannot accept your application at this time—but we encourage you to check back when you have more time.

iFixit is an awesome place to work! Here are some of the perks you’d be eligible for:

  • A repairable laptop, and any software you need.
  • 401k plan with 4% employer match
  • Generous stipends towards repair & wellness.
  • $400 towards a bike or alternative method of transportation.
  • A sweet pair of headphones to get your head in the game.
  • Employee discounts on parts and tools.
  • Charitable contribution matching! We'll 100% match your tax deductible donations.

Diversity Statement

When you go to a website like iFixit and scroll through the guides, it's easy to forget that there are tons of real people keeping all those bits and bytes running smoothly. But there are literally dozens of us! We're a diverse team, split between two continents, but we're united by a love of tinkering and repair.

iFixit is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Because we are trying to teach everyone to fix everything, we need a team as diverse as our online community. We believe that it takes people of all backgrounds to help us fix the world. Therefore, iFixit does not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or any of the other important characteristics that make us unique and valuable. iFixit participates in E-Verify.

iFixit is committed to creating a diverse team—not only in who we hire—but through creating a supportive environment for all of our team members based on mutual respect and inclusivity.

To Apply:

  • Make sure you meet the scheduling requirements.
  • Take a look at our website, ifixit.com, and familiarize yourself with our mission.
  • Include a separate cover letter as a PDF telling us why you want this job. We’re especially interested in why your skills, qualities, and experience make you a good fit for our team. Both a resumé and a cover letter are required for this position.
  • Check out our Jobs Page for other opportunities and to learn more about working at iFixit.
  • This job does require written communication, so spelling and grammar are very important.

Pay: $15.50 per hour