We are looking for a Warehouse/Yard Associate
The role of this position is to meet the needs of our customers while delivering “first in class” customer service. Employees in this position will fill and load orders in a safe manner while being courteous and professional at all times. This position will require the use of a forklift. Forklift operators will be well trained and follow all the rules and regulations set forth by OSHA and Townsend Building Supply.
This position is housed at our Troy, AL location and reports to the yard supervisor. It requires close cooperation and interaction with other store employees, with all yard personnel, and with customers. Estimated travel for this position is 5%
- Loading and unloading customer vehicles in a safe and professional manner.
- Daily operation of forklifts for loading and unloading of stock and stock replenishment.
- Facility maintenance as necessary.
- Participating in the loading of all goods in the yard in preparation for customer delivery.
- Positive interaction with employees & customers
- Assist with Delivery and Pick up on job-sites as necessary.
- Heavy lifting – manual labor required
- Completion and maintenance of proper loading documents.
- Representing Townsend Building Supply in a professional manner at all times.
- Being alert to things that need to be done and, without being asked, take initiative to see that they get done.
- High School diploma or equivalent.
- Ability and willingness to present a professional image and appearance to the customer at all times.
- Strong communication skills
- Must be able to lift sheet goods on a daily basis and other heavy products on a daily basis.
- Ability to operate forklifts for loading & unloading purposes.
- Ability to follow oral and written instructions.
- Ability to work independently without close supervision.
- Ability to work effectively in a team based environment.
Townsend Building Supply is a locally owned, independent lumber and building material supplier. We pride ourselves on providing best in class customer service to the residential and commercial contractors in the Wiregrass area.