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Shipper II in Grand Prairie, TX at Milgard Windows & Doors

Date Posted: 1/8/2019

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Job Description

Job Description

SUMMARY OF POSITION:

Shippers are responsible for verification, final preparation of branch orders, pulling orders and truck loading of branch orders and/or commercial shipments. 

KEY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

•         Perform departmental activities per standard operating procedures, MPS, and Philosophy.

•         Ensure loads are complete per documentation and that they are on the correct delivery vehicle in the proper order.

•         Troubleshoots missing product through the manufacturing process, and expedites to ensure on time delivery.

•         Secure loads in proper fashion to minimize damage and breakage.

•         Work in a team environment, including completion of assigned tasks and assistance to other shipping or production employees as needed.

•         Maintain stocked inventory.  Pull orders from stocked inventory as directed. 

•         Maintain proper paperwork accounting for all shipments, noting any discrepancies. 

•         Creates and executes MPS plans, meets MPS commitments and works within the guidelines of MPS; reflects Milgard’s business values and the Milgard philosophy in all business interactions

•         Incorporates Milgard’s vision and values into day-to-day activities and behaviors; guides and motivates others to remain committed to the Milgard philosophy.

•         Adheres to all facets of safety policies and procedures.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees in this position.  This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities.

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

•         Previous experience in shipping environment, particularly window manufacturing preferred

•         Glass handling and/or glass knowledge a plus.

•         Forklift certification or ability to obtain certification required.

EDUCATION/LICENSES/CERTIFICATION/FORMAL TRAINING:

•         High School Diploma or GED

ESSENTIAL ABILITIES:

•         Sufficient literacy to read and understand tags and route codes

•         Compute basic math problems to include fractions, addition, subtraction, multiplication and division

•         Mechanical aptitude and ability to read a tape measure.

•         Ability to count to 500.

•         Good hand eye coordination and the ability to discern colors.

•         Ability to work in, and promote, a team environment.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

•         Prolonged standing and repetitive motions, bending, stooping, pushing and pulling.

•         Good hand eye coordination and the ability to discern colors.

•         Required to repetitively lift up to 80 lbs depending on the job.

•         Hand dexterity and strength.

•         Overtime may be required, including some weekends.

Shift

Full or Part Time

Full time

Milgard is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, protected status as a veteran, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, gender identity, or any other legally protected status under federal, state or local law.

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No visa sponsorship is available for this position, unless specified within the job description.