• Shipper/Loader - Hardware

    Job Description
    POSITION SUMMARY
    Load semi-trailer trucks, load building components, and audit building kits and verify that they are complete. Assist in performing a detailed load inspection from a checklist to determine that the load is complete. Unload inbound freight as directed. Operate a forklift outside and inside.  Operate overhead crane inside to load trailers.
     
    ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
    Reasonable Accommodations Statement
    To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable Accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
     
    Essential Functions Statement(s)
    • Stage building components in preparation for eventual loading per instructions.  
    • Consult with the Shipping Lead as to the proper placement of building components to make sure they fit on the load and ride up to 2,000 miles safely without damage.  
    • Unload semi-trailers and properly stow building components for safe and organized storage orders.  
    • Inventory building components after they are unloaded and check against purchase orders.  
    • Maintain the loading equipment as directed.  
    • Maintain the yard and shop as directed.  
    • Receive completed structural components from area departments and store in the designated areas as directed.  
    • Work closely with the Shipping Lead to determine that all building materials are checked in and accounted for and turn in paperwork promptly to the Shipping Clerk.  
    • Create shipping load list for outbound loads.  
    • Assist in other departments as needed.  
    • Exhibit good attendance and attitude.
    • Use general math skills.
     
    POSITION QUALIFICATIONS
    Competency Statement(s)
    • Flexibility – Ability to understand different jobs and to have a willingness to be cross-trained. 
    • Cooperative – Wants to be a team player and do what is best for the company, their department, and their peers. 
    • Initiative – Self-starter; ability to work with minimum supervision; looks for new and better ways to do the job; contributes to the work of the department.  Meets or exceeds production requirements daily.
    • Quality – Accuracy, thoroughness: attention to detail, completeness of work; adequacy of results. Understands the product requirements of the parts being produced and produces product to specification. 
    • Safety Awareness - Ability to carry out assigned duties without injury to self or others; adhere to safety procedures; maintains orderly work area
    • Technical Aptitude - Ability to comprehend technical topics, prints, and jobs.  Ability to read a print, measure product to specifications. 
    • Accountability - Ability to accept responsibility and account for his/her actions.  Consistently at work on time each and every day.
    • 5S Awareness – Understands the facilities 5S guidelines and maintains area daily to meet these standards. 
     
     
    SKILLS & ABILITIES
    Education/Experience: Minimum 1 year of shipping or warehouse experience required; shag truck and forklift experience preferred.
     
    Other Preferences: Must be able to work outdoors under all weather conditions, be able to read and interpret shipping lists, possess a high degree of organization and attention to detail, and be a self-starter; general manufacturing knowledge preferred.
    PHYSICAL DEMANDS
    While performing the duties of this job, the employee is constantly required to stand, walk, use hands to manually manipulate, reach with hands and arms, and lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. The employee is frequently required to climb. The employee is occasionally required to sit, crawl, squat, and kneel.
     
    Other Physical Requirements: Ability to wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) as required in a manufacturing environment (i.e. safety glasses, safety shoes, hearing protection).
     
     
    WORK ENVIRONMENT
    • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions; moving mechanical parts; fumes or airborne particles; outside weather conditions; and risk of electrical shock.
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