Receiving Associate



The Receiving Associate receives product and resolves vendor discrepancies. Ensures that product received is accurate and in sellable condition. Ensures that packing slip matches purchase order.


  • Compares purchase order against vendor receipt for accuracy.
  • Reviews packing slip in order to verify quantity and product accuracy.
  • Ensures that all shipments are received in good, undamaged condition and notes discrepancies.
  • Strives to process all deliveries same day to meet 24-hour door to floor goal.
  • Stages all product in an organized manner to assure optimal productivity of stocking team.
  • Oversees returns and credits from receipt to invoicing.
  • Communicates receipt of special orders to appropriate salesperson, ensuring prompt customer delivery and satisfaction.
  • Sort, file and check paperwork.
  • Provide accurate information to update computer system.
  • Works with yard staff to account for all deliveries and receive all products.
  • Communicates with vendors in person, via phone and email in order to resolve discrepancies and assure proper credit.
  • Lifts and/or moves product, up to 75lbs, to stage for stocking crew.
  • Attends safety meetings regularly.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
  • Exhibits Brand Behaviors consistently.


  • Proficient math and computer skills
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Lumber, building materials and agriculture product knowledge preferred


  • Construction and/or building materials experience a plus
  • Forklift experience desired
  • 1+ years of Receiving experience required

Application Form

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One file only.
100 MB limit.
Allowed types: pdf, doc, docx.

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(Note: We comply with the ADA and consider reasonable accommodation measures that may be necessary for eligible applicants/employees to perform essential functions. Hire may be subject to passing a medical examination, and a skills and agility test.) We may refuse to hire relatives of present employees if doing so could result in actual or potential problems in supervision, security, safety, or morale, or if doing so could create conflicts of interest.

Educational Background


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