Saint-Gobain

Reference : 544896

Laborer

  • Technical Production
  • United States
    SEATTLE
  • Permanent / Regular (US)
  • Posting date : 01/09/2018

Position description

POSITION SUMMARY

This position is responsible for processing outbound customer orders within an industrial gypsum production environment through manual labor and use of machinery to load product on multiple modes of transport including ocean flats, trucks or rail cars.  

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES

 

  • Performs all work according to safety standards and procedures

  • Ensures work space is clean, safe and in working order within assigned area(s) including sweeping, painting safety areas and trash take out

  • Performs poly-bag, tie flats and forklift driving/duties as required

  • Works well with others in a team environment

  • Adheres to all company policies and procedures

  • Assists with administrative paperwork including inventory tracking, damage and injury reports, and work area improvement projects such as streaming and best practice processes

  • Reports directly to the Customer Service Supervisor

 

OTHER DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

 

  • Performs back up/coverage for other Shipping/Loading departmental duties once certified within assigned coverage position

  • Performs other duties as assigned

  • Knowledge of Company policies, practices and procedures

  • Knowledge of loading area processes and procedures

  • Ability to operate mechanical equipment including fork truck which is primarily driven in reverse requiring turning and twisting of torso and neck

  • Ability to perform repetitive functions in a timely and accurate manner

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

MINIMUM KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED

  • High school education or equivalent

  • Proven ability to read, write, interpret and/or apply instructions to assigned activities

  • Display adaptability, customer focus, and good written and oral communication.
     

    PREFERRED OR DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • One (1) or more years of experience within a shipping/loading warehouse environment

  • Experience operating a forklift

     

    WORKING CONDITIONS

  • Work is performed in a manufacturing plant environment with limited HVAC, concrete floors, and exposure to industrial noise, dust, chemicals and temperature changes.

  • Normal plant operation is 24 hours, 7 days a week and work hours may vary depending on business needs.

  • Shift work that may require long hours, and weekend and holiday work. May require travel by air and rental cars.

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

 

  • Must be capable of wearing personal protective equipment necessary to comply with government and company safety standards whenever engineered methods of reducing hazards or physical requirements cannot be reasonably accommodated

  • Perform tasks that require extensive and rigorous walking, bending, twisting, pushing and pulling, gripping, stair, and ladder climbing, entering confined spaces, navigating rough terrain and occasional lifting of up to 75 lbs.

  • May require long periods of sitting, walking, standing, working on a computer or engaging in telephone conversation.

 

Who are we ?

Through the responsible development of innovative and sustainable building products, CertainTeed, headquartered in Malvern, Pennsylvania, has helped shape the building products industry for more than 110 years. Founded in 1904 as General Roofing Manufacturing Company, the firm's slogan "Quality Made Certain, Satisfaction Guaranteed," quickly inspired the name CertainTeed. Today, CertainTeed® is North America’s leading brand of exterior and interior building products, including roofing, siding, fence, decking, railing, trim, insulation, gypsum and ceilings.

A subsidiary of Saint-Gobain, one of the world’s largest and oldest building products companies, CertainTeed and its affiliates have more than 5,700 employees and more than 60 manufacturing facilities throughout the United States and Canada. The group had total sales of approximately $3.3 billion in 2015. www.certainteed.com

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