Job Description

JOB SUMMARY

The loader is responsible for ensuring trucks are loaded correctly in a timely manner. Making sure all items (windows) are properly scanned before loading into the truck. This position requires accuracy in loading and complying with shipper documentation. The loader follows warehouse instructions in building loads, limiting all damage if possible. Making sure that all windows are loaded complete and well blocked for securing during transit.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Comply with Westlake Safety Policies
  • Regular attendance, timeliness, and scheduling flexibility
  • Provide safety leadership in promoting and creating a zero-injury safety culture.
  • Load windows for shipment when trailers are available.
  • Track and load product on paperwork while loading and insuring correct shipment of windows.
  • Report any damaged window to the Supervisor or Lead immediately.
  • Perform work in a safe and timely manner.
  • Ensure truck trailers are checked before loading or unloading.
  • Maintain housekeeping of shipping floor.
  • Strict attention to order accuracy with respect to loading outgoing trucks.
  • Manually lift and move the window to the belonging truck.
  • Other duties assigned by the Supervisor or Lead.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES

  • Basic skills such as inspection, math and reading.
  • Ability to work in a team environment.
  • Be dependable and hard worker.
  • Must be able to understand verbal and written instructions.
  • Must possess effective communication and organizational skills.
  • Must be able to multi-task.
  • Must be able to work independently and use good judgment.
  • Ability to maintain attention to detail.
  • Ability to hear audible noises.
  • Ability to distinguish basic colors.

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE

  • High school diploma or equivalent (Preferred)
  • Manufacturing/Warehouse 1 year (Preferred)

ESSENTIAL PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS/WORK ENVIRONMENT

The employee should possess the ability to:

  • Be exposed to temperature extremes inside or out.
  • Be exposed to sounds or noise levels that may be uncomfortable.
  • Prolong standing for up to 12 hours performing shift work or in a stationary position.
  • Complete repetitive movements.
  • Bend or twist.
  • Wear all the required personal protective equipment.
  • Work in constant noise above 85 decibels.
  • Handle, control or feel objects, tools, or controls.
  • Lift/move up to 50 pounds.
  • Remove or replace items up to 50 pounds.
  • Ascend or descend stairs.

This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee(s) incumbent in this position. Employee(s) will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignments.

A review of this position has excluded the marginal functions of the position that are incidental to the performance of fundamental job duties. All duties and responsibilities are essential job functions and requirements and are subject to modification to accommodate individuals with disabilities. To perform this job successfully, the incumbents(s) will possess the skills, aptitudes, and abilities to perform each duty proficiently. Some requirements may exclude individuals who pose a direct threat or significant risk to the health or safety of themselves or others. The requirements listed in this document are the minimum levels of knowledge, skills, and abilities. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, other than an "at will" relationship.

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