Posted: Oct 13, 2016

Material Handler (Laborer)

Gutchess Lumber

890 Mclean Road

Cortland, NY 13045

607-753-1081

www.gutchess.com

Description

We are seeking Material Handlers in Latrobe, PA on (2nd Shift) and in Brookville, PA (1st Shift). These are entry level positions whose job is to perform a variety of basic tasks. Candidate for this position will be required to perform manual labor within conditions that are sometimes less than ideal, such as outdoors during inclement winter, including exposure to wood dust and at times loud noises daily.


Responsibilities:

• Sort and stack hardwood products onto wood carts – repetitive motions used dail

• Straighten lumber on conveyor to align lumber for grading, sawing, edging, trimming, sorting, stacking, or for transfer to other conveyors

• Shovel bark and chips and cleans work area, using broom and shovel. Make sure mill floor is clean of banding and boards before leaving every day

• Learn to operate various machinery and complete preventative maintenance as scheduled on assigned equipment

• Some climbing and crawling may be involved associated with housekeeping


Safety:

• Requires personal protective equipment be worn at all times

• Safety glasses

• Hearing protection

• Head protection

• Steel toed work boots


Qualifications:

• GED/HS degree

• Effective written and verbal communication

• Able and willing to work long hours and week-ends and requires very good attendance record

• Must be willing to cross-train in various positions, be self-motivated, possess good work ethics and team work ability


All applications can be submitted by visiting www.gutchess.com and viewing our Job openings

Salary

Depends on Experience

Main Contact

Jose Ortiz

607-749-0843

jlortiz@gutchess.com