BlueLinx Corporation

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Utility

Utility

Job Locations 
US-MD-Frederick
Type 
Regular Full-Time
Shift 
Day
Posted Date 
9/2/2016
Category 
Facility
Job ID 
3487

More information about this job

Overview

Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, BlueLinx Holdings Inc., operating through its wholly owned subsidiary BlueLinx Corporation, is a leading distributor of building products in North America. Employing over 1,700 people, BlueLinx offers greater than 10,000 products from over 750 suppliers to service approximately 11,500 customers nationwide, including dealers, industrial manufacturers, manufactured housing producers and home improvement retailers. The Company operates its distribution business from sales centers in Atlanta and Denver, and its vast network of distribution centers located throughout the U.S. BlueLinx is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol BXC.

 

Position Purpose Summary:

Piece pick; full order assembly and staging; unit breakdown with material re-banding or shrink wrap; engineered lumber; cut to size;  material put away; online inventory processing and material labeling; facility housekeeping; light maintenance; and other duties as assigned. 

 

 

Responsibilities

The Utility Position is primarily responsible for performing a variety of warehouse tasks in support of material handlers.

 

Responsibilities:

- Manually piece pick product to assemble/stage orders

- Put away/store material in accordance with warehouse location system

- Breakdown units and perform material cutting, re-banding, shrink wrapping, labeling

- Support material handlers in unloading inbound trucks and rail when directed

- Support material handlers in loading outbound trucks or order checking when directed.  

-  Perform facility housekeeping; light maintenance; and other warehousing duties as assigned. 

- Operate motorized equipment (lift truck, order picker, sweepers, and other equipment as assigned), shear, chain saws, and other powered or electric hand tools

 

- Normally works Monday through Friday schedule

Qualifications

 

-Safe and stable work history

 

-Experience in warehousing or manufacturing environment

 

- Ability to perform repetitive and physically demanding tasks for extended period

 

- Ability to lift up to 75 lbs using safe lifting techniques

 

- Ability to read/comprehend sales order, purchase orders, safety material,etc

 

-Knowledge of loading/unloading/storage requirements

 

- Forklift experience desired; ability to learn safe operation required