Warehouse Worker at Gator Gypsum, Inc in Sarasota, Florida

Posted in Other 3 days ago.

Job 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 200 distribution centers nationwide. For more information about GMS, visit www.gms.com or any one of our subsidiary company websites.

Summary of Position:

The primary function of the Gator Gypsum, Inc. Warehouse Worker is responsible for areas of warehouse maintenance, shipping/receiving, product storage, and delivery set-up.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Maintain health and safety compliance in accordance with company policy

    • Prepare orders by processing requests: pull accurate materials and place in appropriate area for customer pick up or delivery; loading and unloading trucks as necessary

    • Maintain inventory controls through minimizing materials damage and ensuring order accuracy

    • Be able to organize the warehouse and manage bin locations

    • Establish, maintain and promote high standards of customer service

    • Workers are required to lift to 50 lbs., walk or stand for most of the shift, and wear protective gear and steel-toed boots

    • Ensure that equipment is maintained to company operating standards

    • Must be able to think for yourself-problem solve

    Other Competencies:

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

    • Communicate professionally, both verbally and in writing to coworkers and customers


    • High school diploma preferred

    • 1-3 years of experience or more is preferred

    Physical Demands:

    • Must be able to remain in stationary position 50%

    • Must be able to lift 50 lbs.

    • Must wear protective gear and steel-toed boot

    • Frequently, will move about inside the warehouse

    • Must be able to operate warehouse machinery

    • Must be able to communicate with team and management and be able to exchange accurate information in these situations.

    • Constantly in warehouse environment

    • Must be able to work in various types of weather conditions and temperatures

    Mental Demands:

    • Must be able to problem solve and prioritize tasks

    • Must be able to manage stress depending on tasks

    • Must be able to multitask

    • Must be able to receive information

    • Must be able to quickly communicate solutions if problems occur

    • Must be able to demonstrate a high degree of sound judgement

    Company benefits:

    • Competitive compensation based on level of experience

    • Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability & Life Insurance

    • 401k

    • Paid holidays & 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.