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Shipper & Receiver

Date: Jul 26, 2022

Location: Vista, CA, US, 92081

Company: Jeld-Wen Inc.


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.

Under the direct supervision of the Supervisor/Manager the Shipper and Receiver operates a forklift or other industrial lift truck to load and unload material in the warehouse. Responsible for receiving product inventory into stock after verifying quality specifications as well as the timely rotation of product throughout the warehouse to maximize production efficiency. Responsibilities also include keeping the warehouse clean, disposal of trash and recycling of pallets and/or cardboard in a timely manner, and safe storage of all scrap and credit material.


Principle Duties and Responsibilities


· Operate forklift safely and efficiently.

· Perform daily Forklift safety checks without fail.

· Follow the Standard Operating Procedures.

· Support the Material Handlers as needed to keep lines running.

· Maintain positive work ethic, attitude and outlook towards fellow employees and supervisor.

· Disposes of cardboard, pallets and garbage from facility in a timely and controlled manner.

· Conforms with safety regulations per plant policies and Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) guidelines.

· Reports unsafe conditions immediately to appropriate supervision.

· Performs other duties as assigned by management.

· Receiving Area:

o Prepare warehouse for incoming freight so material can be received efficiently and productively.

o Maintain a clean and organized warehouse.

o Utilize PO receivers and compare quantity of material received against what was ordered.

o Maintain positive work ethic, attitude, and outlook towards fellow employees and supervisor.

o Report any discrepancies of product to Supervisor or Manager.

o Has working knowledge of product specifications and inspects incoming product to ensure material follows product quality standards.

· Loading Area:

o Load doors on the truck on time and in perfect condition, in order to satisfy our customers’ demands.

o Always monitor the quality of your load.

o Load the correct product and prevent damage of it during the load process.

o Accurately staging finished goods in preparation for loading.

o Support other areas by keeping production flowing.

o Transport cardboards from the trim saw to their racks when requested, as well as sort them out prior to placing them in the racks.


Knowledge, Skills, Abilities


  Two years of forklift experience required 

· Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal skills with an emphasis on professional business demeanor, communication and customer service.

· Good math, written skills, and able to read a tape measure

· Basic Computer Skills – MS Office

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

Nearest Major Market: San Diego