Warehouse Receiver

Nashville, Tennessee
Tennessee; Central Woodwork – Operations and Supply Chain /
Full Time /
Receive and store stock and special-order material while adhering to and understanding safety policies and regulations. Monday-Friday 6:30 AM - 3:00 PM, occasional Saturdays

Essential Functions and Responsibilities

    • Perform all job operations in a safe manner in accordance with company safety policies.
    • Unload vendor trucks. Use required chock blocks and safety measures when operating equipment.
    • Retrieve hardware for the ease of loaders and drivers, using hardware pick tickets
    • Inspect material for quality, quantity, size, style and color using packing slips and acquired knowledge of product line.
    • Palatalize, stage all hardware
    • Receive paperwork in system.
    • Print tickets needed for special orders using mainframe computer and printer.
    • Tag special order material using printed tickets.
    • Retrieve inventory for the use of production and shipping using the necessary equipment.
    • Maintain warehouse area for effective storage, i.e., sweeping, cleaning and organizing material using necessary supplies and equipment.
    • Report all damaged material to the Inventory Manager so that it may be recorded, in order to maintain accurate inventory records.  Mark damaged material with labels supplied.
    • Employee will operate a forklift in a safe manner (if certified to use).
    • Assist as needed with loading of trucks for customer delivery using delivery tickets and necessary equipment.

Required Education & Experience

    • Must be at least 18 years of age
    • High School diploma or general education degree (GED)
    • Ability to read, write, speak and comprehend the English language
    • Ability to use measuring devices such as a tape measure and transfer them to a production piece within 1/32"
    • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions; deal with problems involving a few concrete variables and standardized situation.
    • Must be able to work overtime when needed and some Saturdays to satisfy production schedule demands
    • Must have prior experience in warehouse receiving or loading
    • Knowledge of general safety guidelines in carpentry or construction field
    • Some product knowledge
    • Experience working in a team environment

Tool and Machine Experience

    • Forklift
    • Box knife
    • Screw Gun
    • Staple Gun
    • Radial Arm Saw

Physical Demands

    • Must take and pass post-offer screening drug test, physical and consent to a background check
    • Standing/Walking: 8 hours repetitive on feet on concrete floor
    • Stooping/Reaching/Bending: continuous to gather items and fabricate
    • Overhead Lift: up to 30 lbs. without assistance and up to 60 lbs. w/ assistance.
    • Lift/Grasp: with dominant hands and fingers up to 60 lbs. without assistance and up to 120 lbs. with assistance holding woodworking or steel components in fabrication
    • Carry/Grasp: with dominant hands and fingers up to 40 lbs. without assistance and up to 80 lbs. with assistance
    • Push/Pull: with dominant hands rolling carts of interior door products up to 500 lbs. without assistance and up to 1000 lbs. with assistance
    • Vision: must see near and far sighted
    • Hearing: must hear machinery sounds

Work Environment

    • Shop warehouse building
    • Must be able to work in varied temperature hot or cold depending on the weather and how it effects the shop temperature
    • Extended work day (overtime) as needed

Required Tools or Clothing

    • Work Boots with unworn treads
    • Tape Measure
    • Lunch box or lunch tote to bring lunch
    • No hooded sweatshirts with strings