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Warehouse Associate - Millwork Dock Area

Millard Lumber Omaha, NE

Job Description

Who are we? We are More Than Lumber.® Millard Lumber. Our business focuses on building materials and products that supply both professionals and homeowners. We provide basic building materials and continually add product lines and services that provide quality and efficiency on the job.

More Than Lumber.® Opportunity. We are passionate about what we do at Millard Lumber. Are you passionate about construction industry? Apply for a rewarding career with an industry leader in building materials! We hire talented people just like you to join our team of successful professionals. Bonus points if you have industry experience and/or superpowers.


Position Description

Receive, store, pick, package, and distribute material and products within the Millwork loading and receiving dock areas, ensuring accuracy and timeliness of all job functions.

General Duties

  • Move freight, stock, or other materials to and from storage or production areas, loading docks, delivery vehicles, or containers, by hand or using trucks, tractors, or other equipment.
  • Assist in receiving process by checking merchandise, unloading trucks, matching received goods versus the purchase order and distributing to storage locations.
  • Install protective devices, such as bracing, padding, or strapping, to prevent shifting or damage to items being transported.
  • Assemble customer orders from stock and using the RF scanner and package in a neat orderly fashion.
  • Attach identifying barcode labels using the appropriate method.
  • Assist in “cycle counting” of physical inventory in assigned areas.
  • Ensure warehouse is organized for orderliness at all times and is accessible and safe for other associates to access.
  • Physically check warehouse stock locations to verify inventory levels and inform purchasing agents of potential backorders or large variances in inventory levels.
  • Write up and receive credit returns on a daily basis giving accurate quantity and product information and making sure product is in re-sellable condition.
  • Perform other duties and responsibilities as required and assigned.

Areas of Experience

  • Minimum of one (1) years in warehouse experience preferred.
  • Building industry knowledge preferred.
  • Forklift operation experience preferred.


  • High School Diploma, GED or equivalent experience required.

Job Requirements

  • Willing to obtain other training if deemed necessary in performance of responsibilities and continuing education.

Other Requirements

  • Must pass pre-employment drug screen.
  • Must pass pre-employment physical.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

  • Knowledge of company products sufficient to look up/reference parts, products or component lists.
  • Knowledge of basic math and measurement skills.
  • Knowledge of principles and processes for providing customer and personal services. This includes customer needs assessment, meeting quality standards for services, and evaluation of customer satisfaction.
  • Strong Organizational and Time Management.
  • Detail Oriented.
  • Excellent Verbal and Written Communication.
  • Adjusting actions in relation to others’ actions.
  • Add, subtract, multiply, or divide quickly and correctly.
  • Arrange things or actions in a certain order or pattern according to a specific rule or set of rules.
  • Can tell when something is wrong or is likely to go wrong.

Physical Requirements and Working Conditions

  • Work is in a warehouse setting and may be performed within a production environment, subject to temperature variations, hazardous chemicals, mechanical parts, increased noise levels and dust.
  • Employee must have clear, close vision for reading and computer work. Must be able to sit, stand, walk, balance, stoop, grasp, talk, hear and operate computer keyboard.  Job may require reaching at or above shoulder level and below waist.  Will occasionally lift/push/pull up to 75 pounds. 

Job Details

Date Posted October 11, 2017
Date Closes November 10, 2017
Address 12900 I St.
Located In Omaha, NE
Job Type Full-time Employee
Hours 40 hours per week; Occasional Overtime
Start Date Immediately
Positions Available 1
SOC Category 53-7062.00 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand
Zipcode 68137
Name Matt Polito
Address 12900 I Street
City, State and Zip Omaha, NE
Phone 402-896-2838

This job offers the following benefits

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Dental
  • Dependent Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug Plan
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Vision
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Bereavement Pay
  • Discounts on Employer Merchandise & Services
  • Free Parking
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Sick Leave
  • Merit Increases

This job requires the following skills

  • Inventory Management
  • Ability to Work Under Pressure
  • Accepts and Learns From Criticism
  • Excellent Communications
  • Excellent Logic and Reasoning
  • Excellent Team Member
  • Positive Attitude
  • Strong Time Management
  • Strong Work Ethic
  • Forklift Operator
At a Glance
Enjoy these benefits
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • And More ...