Warehouse Associate

Baton Rouge, LA, US

If sitting at a desk is not your thing, don't worry - you’ll get plenty of variety at this job! As a full-time Warehouse Associate, you’ll ensure smooth operation of our warehouse and yard by performing material inspections, filling orders and loading/unloading vehicles. Energetic, organized, and detail-oriented individuals do well in this role.


We are currently seeking an experienced Warehouse/Yard Associate to join the team.  


What can I expect?

  • Competitive Pay
  • Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • 401k Savings plan with company match
  • Potential for Overtime
  • Paid Time Off Plus Holidays
  • Potential for training and certifications on an as needed basis


What will my day-to-day look like?

  • Fill orders quickly and accurately
  • Communicate with customers and teammates in a professional and timely manner
  • Inspect condition and quantity of received materials before placing them in the warehouse
  • Manually load and unload vehicles in a safe and professional manner and operate heavy equipment 
  • Verify product descriptions, condition, amounts, and nomenclature for all in-going and outgoing orders
  • Accurately complete paperwork (Pick Tickets, Inventory Count Sheets, etc.) and maintain inventory in appropriate/designated storage areas
  • Move materials in yard and warehouse as needed
  • Maintain cleanliness and neatness of warehouse, which could include cleaning and painting.
  • Adhere to and understand safety policies and regulations while always wearing appropriate PPE 
  • Perform other duties as assigned by manager


What are the requirements?

  • Forklift experience 
  • Experience working directly with the customer
  • Ability to communicate with co-workers, vendors, and customers in English (both written and verbal)
  • Must be able to work both indoors and outdoors under adverse weather conditions
  • Ability to handle all types of building products
  • Must have reliable transportation to work each day.
  • Ability to lift up to 100 lbs. repeatedly throughout the day
  • Our ideal candidate will put safety first at all times and enjoy being a team player 


What will give me an edge over other applicants?

  • Previous warehouse and inventory control experience
  • Experience with building products 
  • Forklift and yard experience

“Our goal at Beacon is to cultivate an environment where all ideas are welcomed, and all our people feel empowered.”

Nearest Major Market: Baton Rouge