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Yard Supervisor - Amherst Junction, WI

Location: 

Amherst Junction, WI, US, 54407

Company:  Lawn & Garden Central

 


Job ID:  149126

 

Lawn & Garden,  a CRH company, a division within Oldcastle APG, is one of the largest manufacturers of bagged and bulk decorative mulch, soil, stone, and limestone products in the nation with over 40 production facilities.  We take pride in serving a diverse group of customers including independent garden centers, mass retailers, landscapers, contractors, and homeowners.

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

 

  • Read job specifications to determine operator adjustments and material requirements
  • Position forks, lifting platform, or other lifting devices under, over, or around loaded pallets, skids, boxes, products, or materials or hooks tow trucks to trailer hitch, and transports the load to designated area
  • Unload and stack material by raising and lowering lifting device
  • Inventory materials on work floor and supplies workers with materials as needed
  • Perform routine maintenance to include recharge batteries; lubricating, fueling and cleaning
  • Weigh materials or products and records weight on tags, labels, or production schedules
  • Make sure all housekeeping is maintained in a clear and orderly fashion in the assigned area
  • Supervise and schedule yard employees
  • Supervise and expedite loading of trucks and provide customer service
  • Work with central dispatch on incoming/outgoing deliveries
  • Order resale products and maintain stock levels
  • Enter daily receiving tickets for resale items
  • Other duties may be assigned as needed
     

Requirements / Education / Experience
 

  • High school diploma or equivalent; a minimum of two years of related experience in trades specific to job requirements; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Must be able to pass an internal certification program
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instruction, and procedure manuals
  • Ability to write routine reports and correspondence
  • Ability to communicate effectively
  • Ability to move levers, shift gears, depress pedals and maneuver steering wheel to operator equipment
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide, in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals
  • Ability to apply common sense to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral or diagram form
  • Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations
  • Maintain a high level of accuracy in all aspects of work assignments
  • Computer skills
  • Able to work a flexible schedule
     

Physical Requirements
 

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to speak or hear
  • The employee will be required to stand for extended periods of time
  • The employee must have the ability to lift and/or move up to 65 lbs. from the ground level. The need to lift over 65 lbs. may arise from time to time – should this be the case, employees should engage in team lifting and/or use the provided equipment to safely lift
  • The employee must have the capability to perform physical activities that require considerable use of arms, legs, and your whole body – bending, crouching, climbing - using steps and ladders, pushing pulling, stooping and reaching

 

What CRH Americas Offers You

 

  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion

 

About CRH Americas

 

CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

 

Lawn & Garden, a CRH company, is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the CRH family!

 

CRH Americas is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

 EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link

Date Posted:  Mar 11, 2019


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