BlueLinx Corporation

  • Material Handler

    Job Locations US-GA-Lawrenceville
    Posted Date 2 months ago(4/15/2019 3:31 PM)
    Type
    Regular Full-Time
    Shift
    Day
    Category
    Facility
    Job ID
    5626
  • Overview

    WHY BLUELINX? We Offer…

    • Competitive Pay
    • Monday through Friday Work Schedule
    • Full BenefitsHealth, dental, vision, prescription, and life insurance
    • Strong Safety Culture!
    • Safe & Reliable Equipment!
    • Paid Time Offafter introductory period with company

    Position Purpose Summary:

    Responsible for safely and efficiently loading/unloading/storing building materials from trailers or rail cars while minimizing damage and ensuring customers receive quality materials.

    Responsibilities

    • 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).
    • Responsible for efficiently and safely loading trailers for transport of material in accordance with routing solution.
    • Identifies damaged material.
    • Documents inbound and outbound transactions.
    • Performs daily maintenance of equipment and area cleaning requirements.
    • Responsible for basic equipment inspections (horn, flashing beacon, fluid levels, fire extinguisher, fueling, personnel protective equipment (PPE), proper packaging).
    • Monday through Friday schedule

    Qualifications

    • We are willing to train the right candidate!
    • One year or recent forklift/warehouse experience
    • Safe work record and stable work history.
    • Ability to proficiently and safely use forklift to transport product, load/unload trucks
    • 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
    • Knowledge of damage identification procedures and safety forklift operations techniques

    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.

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