Yard Hostler

Jeld-Wen Spokane , WA 99201

Posted 2 months ago

OUR COMPANY

JELD-WEN (NYSE:JELD), founded in 1960, is one of the world's largest door and window manufacturers, with more than 22,000 employees operating in 24 countries globally. Headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, JELD-WEN designs, produces and distributes an extensive range of interior and exterior doors, wood, vinyl and aluminium windows and related products for use in the new construction and repair and remodelling of residential homes and non-residential buildings.

Our products and services afford us the opportunity to enter peoples' workplaces, homes and daily lives. With this privilege comes great responsibility to ensure that the products we deliver are reliable and enrich the places and lives that they touch. We bring beauty and security to the spaces that touch our lives.

We act with integrity, invest in people, inspire through innovation, deliver on our promises and improve every day. We are seeking talented individuals who share this purpose and values and want to excel in their field of expertise. We offer excellent benefits, a collaborative environment in which to apply your talent and a dynamic and growing company, with exceptional career progression opportunities.

BASIC FUNCTION:

The position is responsible for moving trailers between our warehouse and loading bay, suppling the loaders with supplies, and loading finished goods (both manually and by powered industrial equipment).

This is a night shift position from 4:30 pm to 3:00 am, Monday through Friday with occasional Saturdays.

PRINCIPAL JOB DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Move 28' and 53' trailers between warehouse and loading dock.

  • Shuttle finished goods to the trailers.

  • Supply loaders with loading supplies.

  • Operate electric pallet jack and counterbalance propane forklift.

  • Assist production lines, as directed, when not performing the above items.

  • Perform maintenance pre-check inspections on vehicle/tractor.

REQUIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

Skills:

  • Ability to back all trailers into tight quarters.

  • Must possess good organizational skills and strong attention to detail.

  • Knowledge of & adherence to safe work practices.

  • Must be self-motivated and energetic.

  • Must be able to lift in excess of 65 lbs.

  • Works well in a team environment with a diverse workforce.

Experience: (include relevant education and minimum years of experience typically required by the job)

  • Must maintain an active CDL-A license and DOT medical card.

  • High School Diploma or GED.

  • 1 year of job-related experience and/or training is preferred.

JELD-WEN is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any applicant for employment or employee on the basis of race, color, religious creed, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other classification protected by applicable discrimination laws.

Unless explicitly requested or approached by JELD-WEN, the company will not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies, or fee-based recruitment services

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