BlueLinx Corporation

  • Material Handler

    Job Locations US-VA-Richmond
    Posted Date 9 months ago(1/23/2018 12:52 PM)
    Type
    Regular Full-Time
    Shift
    Day
    Category
    Facility
    Job ID
    4795
  • Overview

    Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, BlueLinx, is a leading distributor of building products in North America. Employing over 1,500 people, BlueLinx offers thousands of products from suppliers all over the world to service over 10,000 customers nationwide, including dealers, industrial manufacturers, manufactured housing producers and home improvement retailers. The Company operates its distribution business through a vast network of distribution centers located throughout the U.S. BlueLinx is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol BXC.

    Responsibilities

    Position Purpose Summary

    Leads and directs a team of material handlers in addition to perform the same duties.  Responsible for safely transporting material off and on trailers or rail cars and identifying damaged material.  Responsible for product identification and product loading/unloading/storage for detailed finished and standard product handling.

     

    • Understands the company’s vision, mission, and strategy; understands business unit objectives and sets/accomplishes individual performance goals accordingly.
    • Responsible for transporting material off and on trailers or rail cars.  Stores and retrieves material (piece pick and/or bulk).
    • Identifies damaged material.
    • Documents inbound and outbound transactions. 
    • Performs daily maintenance of equipment and area cleaning requirements.

    Responsible for basic equipment maintenance (horn, flashing beacon, fluid levels, fire extinguisher, fueling, personnel protective equipment (PPE), proper packaging).

    Qualifications

    Ability to handle forklift with a variety of products without damaging them.  Ability to use safety equipment (fire extinguisher, eye wash, fire hose).  Knowledge of proper individual/group lifting techniques.  Knowledge of loading/unloading/storage requirements.  Knowledge of damage identification procedures and safety forklift operations techniques.

     

    Options

    Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
    Share on your newsfeed