Delivery Helper at Gypsum Management & Supply (GMS Inc.) in Blaine, Minnesota

Posted in Other 6 days ago.





Job Description:

Description

GMS is the leading North American distributor of gypsum wallboard, acoustical ceiling products, and other specialty building materials. Founded in 1971, GMS now operates a network of more than 250 distribution centers nationwide. For more information about GMS, visit www.gms.comor any one of our subsidiary company websites.


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:



  • Compliance of company, state and federal guidelines particularly as it relates to OSHA and DOT for the safety of all personnel



  • Maintain health and safety compliance in accordance with company policy



  • Confirms the accuracy of the order on the truck before leaving the yard

  • Strap down and safely secure all materials loaded on the truck

  • Assist the Driver with monitoring road conditions, traffic, etc. on the ride to and from jobsites

  • Setup the fall zone with cones and caution tape at jobsites

  • Unstrap the materials on the truck at the jobsite

  • Prepare the jobsite by placing drywall carts, basement slides, threshold ramps, etc. in the needed locations

  • Safely unload product and deliver to assigned area as directed by the Delivery Driver while prioritizing personal safety and the safety of those around you

  • Clean up debris and return equipment to the truck after delivery is completed



QUALIFICATIONS:


Education/Licensing/Experience Requirements:



  • High School diploma preferred


Other Competencies:



  • Ability to self-manage, show initiative and be proactive

  • Communicate professionally with coworkers and customers

  • Ability to read and accurately follow instructions from customers



PHYSICAL DEMANDS:



  • Stamina to continuously lift, carry, and move at least 100 lbs. in order to carry materials

  • Must be able to remain standing 90% of the shift

  • Constantly, moving and unloading materials from commercial motor vehicle onto job site

  • Constantly, positions self to unload and load materials from flatbed or boom

  • Constantly, working in an outside environment in all weather conditions while making deliveries



MENTAL DEMANDS:



  • Must be able to manage stress depending on customer's delivery window of time

  • Must be able to multitask

  • Must be able to receive information and directions

  • Must be able to quickly communicate solutions if problems occur


COMPANY BENEFITS:



  • Medical, dental, vision, disability and life insurance

  • 401k retirement plan

  • Paid holidays and vacation days



This job description is subject to change at any time.



Launch your career with a national building materials distributor and discover opportunities for growth and advancement. Our people have the independence and authority to make a difference. We invest in relationships, and every person is important. Our highest priority is serving others. We passionately pursue a safe work environment along with a relentless focus on operational excellence. We believe you can never go wrong doing the right thing.


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