Forklift and Building Materials Operator – Stockton, CA

at Weyerhaeuser Company
Location Stockton, California
Date Posted July 31, 2022
Category Construction
Job Type Not Specified

Description

$1,000 Hiring Bonus!

Weyerhaeuser Distribution is a leader in distributing building products for residential, light commercial and home improvement applications worldwide.

We have an immediate opening for a Forklift and Building Materials Operator at our Stockton Distribution Center, and we encourage you to review the responsibilities and qualifications and apply today!

Our business

Weyerhaeuser has been in business for more than 120 years, and our strong foundation of values guides everything we do. Our people are our most valuable assets, and we're serious about safety - there's nothing more important than making sure every employee goes home safely each day. We are driven to achieve excellence and proud of what we do, and we strongly support and value different backgrounds and voices. (insert video) With Weyerhaeuser, you'll join a community where everyone has opportunities to develop and grow throughout their careers.

Competitive pay and excellent benefits

Entry level pay rates start at $17 per hour.

$1,000 Hiring Bonus!

Full benefits include:

Health, Well-Being, and Future

Medical Prescription, Dental Vision for you and your family
Life and Accidental Death Insurance, Retirement Plan Options with Employer Contributions
Employee Assistance Program

Time Away from Work

Paid vacation time
Disability Benefits, Parental Leave

Appreciation and Opportunity

Competitive base pay and a site performance bonus plan
Professional development and career advancement opportunities

Key Responsibilities:

Safely operate and maintain propane or gas forklift to move products from stock lines to staging and/or cut stations
Safely load products
Ensure accountability for personal safety and the safety of others by addressing any unsafe practices observed
Wear all personal protective equipment required
Accurately perform basic math skills such as adding, subtracting and multiplying
Accurately count units, record totals and document shipping and receiving activities
Develop in depth knowledge of building material products and warehouse operations
Be highly attentive and adaptive to warehouse routines
Commit to quality, efficiency and continuous process improvement.

This is not an inside warehouse position. This role will perform manual labor 55- 65% of the time

What you will need:

High school diploma or GED.
Experience operating a sit-down forklift with 9,000 to 17,500-pound forklift capacity
Ability to lift up to 50 pounds and move or slide up to 100 pounds
Must be able to operate a chainsaw with a 24" bar
Willingness to work outside in the elements five days a week and occasional Saturdays depending on business needs
Computer skills: SAP or other Warehouse Management Systems
Ability to work cohesively in a team environment with strong attention to detail and accuracy

What will make you stand out:

2 or more years of experience operating a 9,000 to 17,500-pound forklift
Wood products cutting experience
Building materials distribution work experience/ background
Knowledge of building materials/construction background

Want to hear why our employees love working at Weyerhaeuser? Watch This Video.

About Wood Products:

We've been delivering quality building products and solutions to our customers for more than 100 years. From builders and dealers to specifiers and homeowners, we offer exceptional product performance and unparalleled support.

For more than a century, we've been building our reputation as a leader in sustainable wood products.

About Weyerhaeuser

We sustainably manage forests and manufacture products that make the world a better place. We're serious about safety, driven to achieve excellence, and proud of what we do. With multiple business lines in locations across North America, we offer a range of exciting career opportunities for smart, talented people who are passionate about making a difference.

We know you have a choice in your career. We want you to choose us.

Weyerhaeuser is an equal opportunity employer. Inclusion is one of our five core values and we strive to maintain a culture where all our people feel a sense of belonging, opportunity and shared purpose. We are committed to recruiting a diverse workforce and supporting an equitable and inclusive environment that inspires people of all backgrounds to join, stay and thrive with our team.

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