Great Southern Wood MD, Inc.,

Classified As seen in The Frederick News - Post
Great Southern Wood - MD, Inc., producer of YellaWood Pressure Treated Pine, is looking to hire an enthusiastic Cycle Counter at its Hagerstown, Maryland location. We are interested in applicants who have a positive attitude, team mentality, high ethical standards, good judgment, and the requisite skills necessary to produce quality work within a fast paced distribution environment.



Under the direction of the Production Manager, the Cycle Counter is responsible for performing all functions necessary to maintaining an accurate physical inventory, including daily cycle counts and variance research.



Essential Job Functions:

* Execute and report inventory counts as assigned in a timely manner

* Research inventory discrepancies

* Capability/willingness to use forklift after completion of certification

* Demonstrate ability to use an RF gun to receive and complete tasks as assigned

* Identify damaged/aging product and report findings

* Report product in incorrect locations

* Follow all OSHA safety regulations, company rules, policies and procedures

* Assist in daily clean up of facility, performing all assigned general maintenance and housekeeping duties to ensure a safe, clean and orderly work environment is maintained

* Assist in daily production efforts that may or may not be associated with primary job function

* Actively participate in team atmosphere to achieve department and company goals

* Actively participate in cross training programs to increase knowledge and skill base of operation

* Perform assigned job duties under constant time pressures

* Employ communication skills to recognize problems and achieve the best solution

* Develop and maintain working relationships with supervisors and fellow employees

* Strong attention to detail with an ability to distinguish between same and different products



Basic Qualifications:

* Must be able to work overtime, nights and weekends when required

* High School Diploma/GED or equivalent experience

* Must speak, read and write English proficiently

* Demonstrate basic material handling, counting skills

* Computer literate with RF gun experience

* Willingness to work both indoors and outdoors year round in a variety of weather conditions

* Must have reliable transportation and a good work ethic

* Ability to read and write numbers, perform accurate counts and utilize basic math skills

* Capacity to understand and follow all instructions, safety regulations, policies and procedures

* Accurately and efficiently perform assigned task while maintaining a strong attention to detail

* Ability to stand and walk for prolonged periods

* Ability to bend, reach, lift, push, pull, and/or stack lumber up to 50 pounds regularly and 75 pounds occasionally

* Capability to work in high paced, deadline-oriented environment



Preferred Qualifications:

* Six months to one year of experience in Inventory Control within a high volume Distribution Center environment

* Working Knowledge of lumber grades and treatments

* Forklift Certification

* Quality Control/Manufacturing Environment Experience



Benefits include:

* Competitive pay

* Family medical, dental and vision insurance

* Flexible Spending Account (FSA)

* Profit sharing

* Paid vacation and holidays

* 401k with GSWP Match



If you're interested in joining the YellaWood® Team, we'd like to hear from you.

Qualified applicants should send their resume to northeastjobs@yellawood.com.



Great Southern Wood - MD, Inc. is a drug-free workplace and EOE.
GREAT SOUTHERN WOOD PRESERVING 
Location: AbbevilleAL 36310
Document ID: AC045-2FGC  
Ad Number: 00017329
Job Type:  Regular

Job Schedule: Full-time


Published in:  The Frederick News - Post
Published on: 2018-02-0102/01/2018
2018-03-03