Shipping/Forklift Operator in Puyallup, WA at Carlisle Construction Materials

Date Posted: 1/24/2017

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Carlisle Construction Materials Incorporated (CCM), a worldwide leading diversified manufacturer of premium building products and related technology has an immediate opening for Shipping/Forklift Operator. Come join us in our new facility in Puyallup, WA with an excellent view of Mt. Rainier to learn more about the building productions and related technology industry. We have 3 divisions of CCM housed in our facility and the opportunity to learn and grow is available for our employees.

This position will be responsible moving all the completed work orders out to customers for on-time deliveries. This position works with different shipping company trucks and is responsible for maintaining and checking all receivable shipments.

Primary Job Responsibilities:

  • Pull LTL and Hunter Partials and load on trailers
  • Maintain warehouse with maximum usage of space for orders
  • Load shipments and log all shipments completed
  • Maintain log book on all raw material usages in and out of the facility
  • Maintain and check all receivable shipments, including raw materials and equipment
  • Maintain daily schedule for outbound shipments
  • Receive inbound freight
  • Prepare and maintain all records relative to goods inflow and outflow
  • Assist production and associated tasks and perform general plant clean-up

Minimum Job Requirements:

  • Education: High School diploma or GED required
  • Three (3) years in-house shipping and material handling experience.
  • Prior experience in using a sit-down forklift
  • Experience with pre-planning loads and freight rates.
  • Understanding of basic math, reading, and writing skills
  •  Effective communication and problem solving skills

Physical Demands:

  • For this position, it is required to be able to lift up to 35 pounds frequently and up to 75 pounds occasionally
  • There is a repetitive use of hands required with simple grasping frequently up to 5 pounds and pushing and pulling frequently up to 50 pounds
  • In addition this position requires the following abilities: driving, standing, sitting, walking, lifting, bending, twisting, and reaching above shoulders.

Carlisle Construction Materials offers a competitive benefits package which includes 401k, medical/dental/prescription drug, and life insurance, flex spending, educational assistance, holiday and vacation pay.