Founded in 1965, Universal Supply is a trusted resource for the professional home builder, re-modeler, and consumer of quality building supplies and services throughout New Jersey, southeastern Pennsylvania, northern Delaware, and eastern Maryland.
While products are important, our success is due to our greatest asset, our people. Universal Supplys team of dedicated professionals has expert knowledge of our products and our industry. This knowledge sets us apart and enables us to provide consistent, unsurpassed customer service. With relationships being the backbone of Universal Supply, we are excited to partner with our customers and focus on their success.
We recognize and appreciate the important role and contributions all our associates make to our daily business operations. To continue the commitment in servicing our customers, we are currently seeking a Striker/Warehouse Associate to join our Salisbury, Maryland team.
The Striker/Warehouse Associate has the opportunity to learn our building product business by supporting the commercial driver with deliveries and the branch operation by working in the warehouse receiving, loading and unloading roofing material both in the yard and rooftop.
Essential Job Duties:
Pull, stage, and load orders onto outgoing trucks by the repetitive lifting of up to 100 pounds per item.
Ride with the driver to the job site to unload roofing product at the job site.
Unload and stack shingle bundles and other roofing material while on roofs as directed.
Receive in-coming roofing products, commodities, and materials; stock all roofing material received in appropriate bins or storage locations.
Operate forklift with foot and hand controls in a safe manner to complete orders onto delivery equipment.
Treat customers, contractors, and associates in a courteous, considerate, and cooperative manner.
Adhere to established safety rules and regulations and follow all safety procedures; maintain a safe and clean environment.
Maintain an understanding and commitment to the branch's attendance needs.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Minimum education required High School or GED preferred.
Minimum experience required 1 to 2 years as striker or roof loader preferred; 1-year warehouse experience. Forklift operation and a license are preferred.
Ability to prioritize tasks and work in a fast pace, ever-changing environment. Ability to work in heights ranging from 1 to 3 story residential buildings and 1 to 2 story commercial roofs.
Physical demands include standing, walking or sitting for extended periods of time, bending or stooping, lifting up to 100 pounds consistently and working in adverse weather conditions.
Must be comfortable with heights and willing and able to get on roof tops to load and move materials.
Health care, life insurance, disability benefits starting the first of months after 30 days of employment
401(k) with company match
Paid time off
Support career goals with our continuing education programs with opportunities in sales, operations, logistics, and management
We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for interview based upon experience will be contacted.
It is Universal Supply Companys policy not to discriminate against anyone because of race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual identity and preference, marital status, disability, or national origin. Discrimination is prohibited in promotions, transfers, demotions, rates of pay, selection for training, or in any forms of compensation.
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