Receives orders from the order desk and retrieves goods from warehouse.
Checks packing list for accuracy and inspects collected goods.
Follows safety rules for warehouse when picking an order.
Assembles boxes, skids, crates, or platforms used for shipping equipment and machine parts.
Plans and builds or assembles the most effective crating method for new or unusual items.
Builds or otherwise prepares bracing and other support needed for safe transportation via transport truck.
Uses forklift to load and place material on skids or blocks.
Secures machinery or parts to skids by using appropriate packing materials including wood crossbars and metal strapping.
Labels crates and boxes with necessary shipping and identification information.
Manages and maintains lumber and crating materials inventory.
Completes requisition forms and reorders materials as necessary or designated.
Performs other related duties as assigned.
Ability to operate various types of materials handling equipment including hand trucks, pallet jacks and forklifts when needed.
Strong reading and communication skills.
Dependable and independent worker.
Proficient with simple hand tools and power saw.
Ability to follow directions and adhere to safety protocols.
Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite or other software as needed to prepare labels for shipment.