At Ridout, we are approaching a half-century of quality service to the residents of Arkansas and Missouri. We�ve been fortunate to stay in business for decades by providing the best prices and an extensive inventory with materials made to last. With the ongoing growth and success at Ridout, we have merged resources and knowledge with US LBM Holdings to better serve our customers and our employees. We are seeking a Lumber Yard Associate to join our team at our Joplin, MO location.
Things you should know about working at Ridout:
- We are all about teamwork! All positions are hands on and we band together when necessary.
- We support each other. We have local and corporate team members to help you along the way and partner on projects as appropriate.
- We are a relaxed atmosphere, this is not a suit and tie environment.
- We work hard. We are a continuous improvement driven organization and we are focused on keeping organized and on task.
How you will spend your days as a Lumber Yard Associate:
- Pull materials from racks, units or other storage areas to prepare for pick up or shipping
- Organize material in a manner to best ensure it arrives safe and undamaged
- Band material to assure safe handling (forklift) and delivery
- Remove lumber from units and place boards in rack, according to grade and length
- Remove defective and/or damaged lumber from racks for cut-back
- Assist customer with loading of lumber
- Maintain good working relationship with customers, fellow employees and management
- Maintain the appearance of the yard and racks in an orderly and clean manner focusing on his area
- Health care benefits, starting the first of month after 30 days of employment
- Monday - Friday schedule
- 401(k) with company match
- Closed holidays
- Paid time off
- Employee discount
- We�ll support your educational and career goals with our continuous education programs
We want you to join the team if you can check these boxes:
- Knowledge of lumber grades and uses a plus
- Knowledge of methods of maintaining the racks/stacks
- Qualified to drive forklift a plus
- Sound math skills
- Able to lift up to 90lbs
If you are a motivated individual looking to join a great team, we hope to hear from you soon!