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Warehouse Tech, Watkins Concrete Block Co., Omaha

NEBCO, Inc. Omaha, NE

Job Description


 Warehouse Technician, Watkins Concrete Block Company, Omaha  

Previous warehouse experience highly desirable.


Supports activities associated with receiving, storing, inventorying and shipping materials to ensure effective and efficient customer service, operations and material transportation by performing the following duties.

This position does require Saturday hours at various times throughout

the construction season/year.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:

Abide by Company Safety Program and Policies, while performing duties safely.

Receives and warehouses incoming supplies and materials.  Inspects merchandise for order accuracy of quantity and correct material, damages and matches PO numbers with orders and process paperwork.

Keeps inventory stocked in designated areas to facilitate accurate and efficient inventory count and allow for storage of daily receipts.

Determines methods of care for items received and stored to assure damage does not occur and product is available when needed.

Conducts scheduled inventories.

Stage product for loading.

Assure standards are met for the warehouse to remain clean and orderly.

Assist in rebar operations according to workflow and business needs.

Other duties may be assigned.

Education and/or Experience:                                                 

High school diploma or general education degree (GED) preferred.  Previous experience with inventory, warehouse &/or construction products related field is desired.  Previous experience operating construction machinery or equipment--forklift, pallet loaders, lift truck and a front-end loader is helpful.

Language Skills:                                              

Ability to read and comprehend delivery tickets and invoices, load and sales tickets, SDS sheets and the company safety manual.  Ability to understand and provide work direction.

Mathematical Skills:  Must understand basic numbers and math to count inventory or complete orders based on sales tickets.                                      

Reasoning Ability:                                           

Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out multiple step instructions.  Ability to deal with standardized situations with variables.  Must be able to distinguish between safe and unsafe conditions in the yard and in the warehouse.

Computer Skills: 

Will be trained on computer systems required for inventory and warehouse systemsMust have an ability to learn the system.                                          

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:  

Forklift certification helpful, will be trained on our equipment. 

Other Skills and Abilities:                                            

Must have a good sense of detail and work to maintain a clean and safe warehouse and yard environment.

Other Qualifications:                                                   

Good physical skills to do the overall requirements of the job. Must be able to take direction from others and work well in a team environment.  Must have good customer service skills.  Must be flexible and provide work support activities to other operations—rebar and yard.  Must be able to work a flexible work schedule during busy season.  Must be able to work late or irregular hours.  Previous knowledge of construction and construction products is helpful.  Must understand and maintain the internal and external customer service responsibilities of the position.

Physical Demands:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to stand; walk; use hands and fingers to handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and talk or hear. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 100 pounds to waist height. The employee must frequently be able to lift 50 pounds from waist height to full arm extension above the head.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

Work Environment:

While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is will be exposed to outside weather conditions, may be extreme hot or cold.  Work in a minimal amount of non-hazardous dust daily.  May be required to work in any of the environments of the warehouse, rebar, plant and yard.  Must wear any protective devices as required by the company safety policies relating to the assignment being performed.  The noise level in the work eThe expanded work schedule follows construction cycles, typically March through November.  There are scheduled Saturday hours that are required during construction season.  Off season schedule is normally a standard work week.  Must be able to work a flexible work schedule during busy season.  Must be able to work late or irregular hours.   This is a non-smoking campus.

Condition of Employment:

Candidate is required to meet the above qualifications, task frequency and PPE requirements.  Approval of pre-employment reference & background checks, and post offer drug/alcohol testing with back screens (if appropriate) are required as conditions of employment. 


The job duties, elements, responsibilities, skills, functions, experience, educational factors and the requirements and conditions listed in this job description are representative only and not exhaustive of the tasks that an employee may be required to perform. The employer reserves the right to revise this job description at any time and require employees to perform other tasks as circumstances or conditions of its business, competitive considerations or the work environment change

Warehouse Technician

 Watkins Concrete Block Company, Omaha, NE  

An EEO Employer

Job Details

Date Posted December 13, 2018
Date Closes January 12, 2019
Address 14306 Giles Road
Located In Omaha, NE
Work At Warehouse facility
Department Warehouse
Job Type Full-time Employee
Compensation Hourly Wage, $16.00 - $18.50, Based on Experience
Experience Level Entry Level (0-2 yrs. experience)
May involve Saturday morning shift during busy construction season.
Hours 40+ hours per week; Hours vary, based on business need and seasonality
Start Date Immediately
Positions Available 1
SOC Category 43-5071.00 Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks
Zipcode 68138
Name Lin Blodgett, HR Director, Greg Johnson, Superintendent, Labor
Address 14306 Giles Road
City, State and Zip Omaha, NE 68138
Phone 402-434-1212

This job offers the following benefits

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Profit Sharing
  • Dental
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug Plan
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Vision
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Credit Union
  • Holiday Party
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Wellness Program
  • Merit Increases

This job requires the following skills

  • Accepts and Learns From Criticism
  • Excellent Communications
  • Excellent Logic and Reasoning
  • Excellent Team Member
  • Positive Attitude
  • Problem Resolution
  • Strong Flexibility / Adaptability
  • Strong Time Management
  • Strong Work Ethic
  • Material Handling
  • Shipping Specialist
  • Warehouse Loader
  • Warehousing - Worker
At a Glance
Enjoy these benefits
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Profit Sharing
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