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Lumber Yard Material Handler

Company: Better Living Inc
Location: Troy
Posted on: January 27, 2023

Job Description:

Description: Better Living Building Supply, Charlottesville's premier lumber yard, in business since 1893, is seeking to hire motivated individuals to serve their customers. Our Lumber Yard Customer Service Associate position is a full-time position to provide customer service accurately and efficiently with the loading and unloading of all lumberyard related transactions. Ideal candidate would take pride in maintaining a clean and orderly appearance of the yard and racks. Must demonstrate good customer service and communication skills. E.O.E. Benefits include:

  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Holidays
  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Long Term Disability Insurance (paid 100% by the Employer)
  • Short Term Disability Insurance (Voluntary)
  • Basic Life Insurance (paid 100% by the Employer)
  • Voluntary (Buy-up) Life Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Accident Insurance
  • Employee Purchase Dis
  • 401K Retirement
  • Profit Sharing Employer Contributions
  • Drug free work place Requirements: ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
    • Acknowledge ALL customers in the yard within a timely manner
    • Team oriented, willing to build and work with others
    • Assist customers with loading of lumber and other various building materials
    • Display good judgment when making decisions and solving problems-always considering what is best for the customer
    • Restock lumber and building materials as needed, while communicating restock needs with the Yard Foreman and Purchasing Manager
    • Share information with others to help all associates learn and develop yard procedures and customer service skills
    • Assist with the unloading of incoming freight
    • Willingness to learn and adhere to all safety rules and regulations when operating saws, forklifts, and other equipment
    • Maintain a safe and clean work environment and demonstrate the utmost in safety around customers and other employees REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
      • Communicate professionally with customers and team members
      • Skilled at providing prompt, friendly and attentive customer service
      • Willing to learn all areas of the yard and help train others
      • Excellent communication skills, high attention to detail, and ability to multi-task
      • Ability and willingness to work flexible hours including evenings, weekends, and holidays to meet the needs of the business
      • Knowledge and experience operating saws, forklifts, and banders PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS (WITH OR WITHOUT ACCOMODATION)
        • Ability to walk and stand for an extended period
        • Ability to lift 90lbs required
        • Ability to bend / stoop repeatedly
        • Move and handle various building materials throughout the yard, which entails lifting and perform all functions as set forth ENVIRONMENT AND PHYSICAL WORKING CONDITIONS:
          • May work inside in many different environments
          • May work outside in temperatures ranging from extreme heat to extreme cold
          • Hours consist of Monday - Friday 7am-4:30pm PI201424451

Keywords: Better Living Inc, Richmond , Lumber Yard Material Handler, Professions , Troy, Virginia

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