Assist with the operations of our busy lumber yard. Locates, loads and unloads building materials in the yard and warehouse. Writes accurate yard tags to ensure proper inventory count and smooth customer transactions. Maintains a safe and clean work environment. Has a desire to learn, grown and improve our operations.
- Directs other yard staff as needed.
- Clarifies priorities for the day, and by the hour if necessary.
- Ensures all yard and warehouse areas are clean, neat, safe, and secure.
- Observes yard and warehouse for safety, potential theft, and security risks.
- Writes yard tags accurately with product code and quantity for purchase.
- Assembles and loads products for delivery to customers, and transfers to other locations.
- Helps customers locate the product they need and loads vehicles as necessary.
- Resolves customer dissatisfaction with materials and escalates to Store Manager when needed.
- Knows different building materials and wood products.
- Operates and maintains the forklift and other yard equipment safely.
- Completes daily forklift checklist
- Measures and cuts materials by operating a power saw.
- Strives for zero product damage while loading and unloading.
- Reports all damages to the supervisor immediately.
- Reviews vendor packing slip and verify quantity, product accuracy and condition, and turns into appropriate position at facility.
- Unloads and stocks incoming materials.
- Stores material safely to prevent damage.
- Stocks inventory neatly in the proper location within the yard and/or warehouse.
- Rotates stock to maintain product quality – retail ready.
- Attends safety meetings regularly.
- Performs other duties as assigned.
- Exhibits Brand Behaviors consistently.
- Excellent customer service
- Safety focused
- Ability to measure accurately
- Familiarity with power and hand tools
- Works well under pressure
- Extreme sense of urgency
- Ability to prioritize
- 2-5 years of Yard experience
- 2 years of Customer Service experience
- 2 years of Supervisory experience
- 2 years of Forklift experience
- Lumber or Construction experience a plus