Warehouse - Material Handling Specialist

Wimsatt Building Materials

  • Sterling Heights, MI
  • $25.00 per hour
  • Permanent
  • Full-time
  • 1 month ago
  • Apply easily
Join the best building material supplier in town and build a career that feels like home! If you're looking for a rewarding career opportunity with significant growth opportunity, join our team at Wimsatt! Celebrating 80+ years of business, we strive to create an excellent experience for our employees and customers. We pride ourselves in offering a competitive compensation and benefits package, as well as providing cross-training and opportunities for advancement. We are always looking to add talent to our growing company.

A successful Material Handler /Warehouse Associate must be self-motivated, customer focused, hardworking and dependable. In this fast paced role, you'll be responsible for waiting on customers, preparing orders to be shipped, and loading delivery vehicles. You'll be required to operate our trucks as needed and obtain a CDL Class B license within 6-9 months after your date of hire. Wimsatt will provide you with on the job training for the CDL license which will satisfy the training requirements for the CDL licensure.

Additional qualifications include:
  • Must be at least 21 years old
  • Must have a valid Driver's licensewitha good driving record (no more than 2 moving violations in 3 years)
  • Must be willing and able to obtain a CDL permit
  • 1-2 years of warehousing experience
  • Capable of physically demanding work with the ability to lift up to 70-80 lbs. repetitiously
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule
  • Exposure to the outdoors year-round is required
  • Prior building materialor roofing experience is a plus!
Why join the Wimsatt team?
  • Competitive wages plus annual bonus opportunity
  • Opportunity to earn up to $25/hour within 3 years provided expectations are met or exceeded
  • On-the-job paid training to satisfy requirements for CDL road test
  • Excellent medical and dental insurance
  • Health Savings Account available with company contribution
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Paid vacation and holiday time
  • Weekly paychecks
  • Company paid uniforms & safety equipment
  • Best job and safety training programs in our industry
  • Opportunity for cross-training and advancement
  • Over 76% of our managers have been promoted from within
  • Military friendly Recognized as a Bronze level employer with the Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency