Lumber Yard Associate/Forklift Operator/Driver

Posted: 02/06/2022

Job Summary:

Our company is currently seeking a responsible and highly skilled Material Handler. Candidate must be highly motivated and hard-working individual. The prime function of this position is to provide support to the logistics of the business through picking, loading, and receiving building material products. The successful candidate will be responsible for operating equipment such as forklifts and medium duty trucks, optimizing loading for efficient delivery and supporting other warehouse/yard functions to ensure optimal operation of the business.

Responsibilities and Duties:

· High regard for customer service standards set forth by Genesee Lumber

· Pull, stage, and prep orders to be shipped

· Organize and rotate stock materials in an effective and timely manner

· Must be able to operate a forklift and other technical equipment

· Verify items that are being received and shipped, having a general understanding of inventory control

· Load/unload products in an organized manner in accordance with policies

· Possess a high regard for keeping a clean and safe workplace

· Adhere to the company’s quality standards at all times

Qualifications and Skills:

· High School Diploma/GED

· General understanding of OSHA safety regulations

· Possess basic mathematic skills

· Have the ability to properly lift heavy objects

· Able to assess weight distribution when loading trucks

· Ability to learn and follow safety procedures

· Ability to work in varying temperatures and conditions, depending on the season

Please Note: Training in any area that candidate does not have proficient experience in will be provided.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $15.00 per hour


  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan


  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift


  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)


  • Warehouse Experience: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Forklift: 1 year (Preferred)

Work Location: One location