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Shipping Associate III - Back Up Leader

Sauder Manufacturing Co, 201 Horton Street, Stryker, Ohio, United States of America Req #11546
Thursday, June 6, 2024

Sauder Manufacturing Co. sells in four strategic markets: Healthcare Furniture for Acute Care Hospitals, Education Furniture for colleges and universities, Worship furniture for churches, synagogues, courthouses and funeral homes and finally furniture for human services markets which is a diverse network of agencies providing residential housing to many individuals. At Sauder Manufacturing, how do we do our work----new technology, new products and new ideas----changes constantly---but our values----how we treat our customers, suppliers and each other----never change 

SCHEDULE:  Monday - Friday, 7:00 am - 3:00 pm



Position Summary:

The Shipping Associate III will be the backup to the Production Leader II. The Shipping associate III will package, prepare and load product for safe shipping.

  • Prepare product for shipment including; labeling, packaging, wrapping, and staging
  • Load product on trucks for safe shipping and receiving by customer
  • Verify accurate product is loaded based on packing slip
  • Back up to primary department leader
  • Maybe required to obtain forklift license


Position Requirements:

  • Attention to fine detail/ must be detail oriented
  • Regular lifting of product up to 50lbs and occasionally up to 75 lbs
  • Regular maneuvering and position of product using pallet jack or carts up to 2,000 lbs
  • Requires full shift of standing, walking, carrying product, bending and lifting.
  • Able to use hand held power tools with accuracy and precision.
  • Able to read, write and follow instructions, both written and verbal.
  • Able to assist in training employees       
  • Ensures a safe working environment by conforming to all safety guidelines including, but not limited to, wearing required personal protective equipment (PPE)


Experience and Knowledge Required:
  • High school diploma or GED preferred 
  • Previous Manufacturing or Shipping Experience preferred 


Key Attributes Required:

  • A self-starting, goal-oriented, customer-focused individual who takes personal accountability and acts in accordance with the Company’s  Values
Physical Demands:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand, walk, bend and lift overhead up to 8 hours at a time.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions
Work Environment
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. The employee is required to work on shop floor production Personal protective equipment such as eye protection and ear protectionmay be required in the shop floor environment. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 120 degree trailer to -20 degree trailer; extreme temperature differences.
Full benefits package includes medical, prescription, dental and vision coverage with company contribution towards Health Savings Account (HSA), 10 paid holidays per year, paid vacation from weekly accrual, 401(k) match and profit sharing plan, disability coverage, life insurance, pay for performance increases, tuition reimbursement, advancement opportunity, Sauder Village membership, employee referral bonus and a sweet furniture discount!

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/Disabled/Veteran  

Other details

  • Job Family SMC-Mfg Hourly
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Hiring Rate $18.00
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  • Sauder Manufacturing Co, 201 Horton Street, Stryker, Ohio, United States of America