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Driver / Yard Worker

Location: Mead Lumber of Kearney

Employment Application

This position offers a competitive compensation package and outstanding benefit program including medical, dental and EMPLOYEE STOCK OWNERSHIP PLAN and accrued VACATION in the first year. Wage DOE

Driver/Yard Worker Job Summary:

Primary responsibility is to pull and assemble loads and/or drive company vehicles to deliver merchandise to customer jobsites and physically unload the materials to the customer’s satisfaction.  Keep yard clean and assist customers in the yard.

Driver/Yard Worker Responsibilities & Duties:

  • Learn company products, procedures, culture, and customer service philosophy
  • Safe loading, handling and transportation of materials and heavy cargo
  • Provide the highest level of customer service to all customers
  • Load and off-load company trucks with building materials by hand and/or forklift
  • Receive delivered inventory by properly inspecting paperwork for accuracy and place in designated location
  • Ensure appropriate paperwork is completed per company policy
  • Perform daily inspection of each vehicle you drive for safe driving & report malfunctioning equipment promptly
  • Comply with all DOT regulations
  • Listen and work with customers to solve customer complaints
  • Maintain and manage yard efficiency
  • Perform additional job duties as assigned

Driver/Yard Qualifications & Requirements

  1. Class B CDL license preferred
  1. Valid driver’s license, current automobile insurance and a good driving record
  2. Skilled knowledge of building materials
  3. Experience operating radial saw, cut-off saw, chain saw and forklift preferred
  4. Desire to learn and grow professionally
  5. Ability to effectively communicate with customers and co-workers
  6. Ability to react quickly to problems and respond to them accurately and professionally
  7. Ability to add, subtract, multiply, divide and interpret standard unit tape measure
  8. Ability to stand/walk for 4 -10 hours daily, stoop, kneel & crouch
  9. Physical strength to lift and carry 50-80 pounds

Mead Lumber offers a competitive pay and benefit package, including paid holidays, vacation and sick time, group medical and dental insurance, 401(k), ESOP, dependent education assistance.

Mead Lumber considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, sex, ethnicity, national origin, religion, gender, age, pregnancy, marital status, veteran’s status, sexual orientation, genetic information, disability or any other protected basis prohibited by law.

An Equal Employment Opportunity Employer



Insulation Installer

Location: Mead Lumber of Kearney

Employment Application

JOIN THE MEAD TEAM!

Mead Lumber has been providing customers with quality products and service since 1910.  Our employees are skilled, hard-working, customer focused, and own 100% of the company!

Through our ESOP (Employee Stock Ownership Program), our employees have the opportunity to become owners and receive shares of company’s stock, at no cost.  Very few companies, anywhere, offer such an amazing financial benefit.  We also offer an attractive pay and benefits package, including paid holidays, vacation and sick time, group medical and dental insurance, 401(k), and dependent education assistance.

Mead Lumber of Kearney is starting a NEW insulation installation service, to complement our other services and fulfill a need that our customers are requesting.  We’re looking to hire a full-time Insulation Installer. This is an excellent opportunity for someone with great customer service aptitude and a passion to learn more about construction and building materials.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Previous construction industry experience is a plus.
  • Ability to use common hand tools, including saws and stapling hammer.
  • Candidates must also have the ability to climb up and down a ladder, scaffolding and work within the framing of a building.
  • Willingness to work in tight spaces like attics & crawlspaces.
  • Skill to work individually and with a team.
  • Ability to occasionally work overtime hours, as necessary.
  • Possess a valid driver’s license.
  • Ability to drive a truck with a manual transmission (stick shift).

If your background matches well with this position, we’d like to share more about who we are, what we do, and how this position can change your future.  Don’t wait, apply on line today. If you’re application is a potential match, the hiring manager will reach out to you soon.

Pre-Employment Drug Test Required.

 

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Lead Installer & Installation Labor

Location: Mead Lumber of Kearney

Employment Application

Mead Lumber in Kearney is starting a NEW Insulation Installation Service, to complement its other services and fulfill a need that customers are requesting.  We’re looking to hire a full-time Lead Installer and Installation labor. These are excellent opportunities for people who have great customer service aptitude and a passion to learn more about construction and building materials.

Desired Qualifications:

·         Supervisory experience (For Lead Install role)

·         Previous construction industry experience is a plus.

·         Ability to use common hand tools, including saws and stapling hammer.

·         Candidates must also have the ability to climb up and down a ladder, scaffolding and work within the framing of a building. 

·         Willingness to work in tight spaces like attics & crawlspaces. 

·         Skill to work individually and with a team.

·         Ability to occasionally work overtime hours, as necessary.

·         Possess a valid driver’s license.

·         Ability to drive a truck with a manual transmission (stick shift).

Mead Lumber has been providing customers with quality products and service since 1910.  Our employees are skilled, hard-working, customer focused, and own 100% of the company!

Through our ESOP (Employee Stock Ownership Program), our employees have the opportunity to become owners and receive shares of company’s stock, at no cost.  Very few companies, anywhere, offer such an amazing financial benefit.  We also offer an attractive pay and benefits package, including paid holidays, vacation and sick time, group medical and dental insurance, 401(k), and dependent education assistance.

If your background matches well with one of these positions, we’d like to share more about who we are, what we do, and how this position can change your future.  Don’t wait, apply on line today. If you’re application is a potential match, the hiring manager will reach out to you soon.

Pre-Employment Drug Test Required.

Apply online or in person to

Brian Lowe
1440 West 56th Street
Kearney, Nebraska 68848

 

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