The primary responsibility of the ‘Gate Keeper’ or ‘Order Checker’ is to check all vehicles (Inbound and outbound) for accuracy matching to approved paperwork and to act as a deterrent to theft. This is a very important role as it is the face of the lumber yard and provides Customer Service to all those entering and exiting the yard. This role reports directly to the Yard Manager.
1. Acts as the first point and last point of contact with our customers to provide
2. Verifies items in vehicles inbound prior to entering the yard
3. Checks customer sales slips against the products and quantity purchased by the customer
4. Provides directional assistance to Customers for product location, product returns, etc.
5. May provide some customer service in the yard
6. Maintains a clean and tidy worksite
7. Other tasks as assigned
8. Ensuring always in compliance with WorkSafe and Asset Protection Standards and protocols are clearly communicated and followed.
· A knowledge of products sold by Fraser Valley Building Supplies i.e. Lumber, building materials etc.
· Can identify the difference between the various species of wood: Fir, Spruce etc.
· Knowledge of construction materials: Rebar, Flashing, Insulation, Lumber, Cement etc.
· Ability to follow written and/or oral instructions
· Effectively communicate information and ideas in writing; read and understand information presented in writing, and verbally communicate; all in English language.
· Assemble, sort and/or distribute documents, supplies and materials
· Evaluate information against a set of standards
· Must be flexible and adaptable to meet our ever-changing business needs
· Must be physically fit and be able to stand and walk on paved surfaces from 1 minute to an hour depending on volume of traffic.
· Ability to lift items weighing 3 lbs. up to 50 lbs. and walk up to 10 feet
Part-time hours: 20-40 per week
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent
- Building Materials: 3 years (Required)
- Construction Materials (rebar, flashing, insulation, lumber): 3 years (Required)