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Receiving Associate

Sauder Manufacturing Co, 10785 Rose Avenue, New Haven, Indiana, United States of America Req #11091
Tuesday, March 14, 2023
The successul candidate for this position will be organized, self-managed, and able to handle frequent changes in routine. Prior experience in receiving and/or warehouse is preferred.

Sauder Manufacturing was founded in 1945 as a Church furniture Company and is a wholly owned by the parent Sauder Woodworking Co.  We have a rich history in crafting solid wood into beautiful, enduring, quality furniture and today that is blended with modern technology and a strong customer focus.

Sauder Manufacturing Co. sells in four strategic markets: Healthcare Furniture for Acute Care Hospitals, Education Furniture for colleges and universities, Worship furniture for churches, synagogues, courthouses and funeral homes and finally furniture for human services markets which is a diverse network of agencies providing residential housing to many individuals. At Sauder Manufacturing, how do we do our work----new technology, new products and new ideas----changes constantly---but our values----how we treat our customers, suppliers and each other----never change 

SCHEDULE:  6:30 am - 3:00 pm



Position Summary:

The Materials Management Associate II will perform a variety of duties and responsibilities including acting as the primary receiver and material mover.

  • Primary receiver
  • Forklift Operator
  • Pull materials for production and delivers to proper department
  • Cycle count
  • Unloads deliveries and place product in designated areas
  • Access to HFA
  • Responsible for accurate entry of new inventory


Position Requirements:

  • Attention to fine detail/ must be detail oriented
  • Ability to be trained and licensed on a Forklift and other Powered industrial vehicles
  • Data entry into computer
  • Regular lifting of product up to 50lbs and occasionally up to 75 lbs
  • Regular maneuvering and position of product using pallet jack or carts up to 2,000 lbs
  • Requires full shift of standing, walking, carry product, bending and lifting.
  • Able to read, write and follow instructions, both written and verbal.
  • Able to use hand held power tools with accuracy and precision.
  • Able to assist in training employees       
  • Ensures a safe working environment by conforming to all safety guidelines including, but not limited to, wearing required personal protective equipment (PPE)
Experience and Knowledge Required:
  • High school diploma or GED preferred 
  • Previous Manufacturing Experience preferred 
  • Basic math/ability to use calculator


Key Attributes Required:

  • A self-starting, goal-oriented, customer-focused individual who takes personal accountability and acts in accordance with the Company’s  Values
Physical Demands:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand, walk, bend and lift overhead up to 8 hours at a time.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions
Work Environment
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. The employee is required to work on shop floor production Personal protective equipment such as eye protection and ear protection may be required in the shop floor environment. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Full benefits package includes medical, prescription, dental and vision coverage with company contribution towards Health Savings Account (HSA), 10 paid holidays per year, paid vacation from weekly accrual, 401(k) match and profit sharing plan, disability coverage, life insurance, pay for performance increases, tuition reimbursement, advancement opportunity, Sauder Village membership, employee referral bonus and a sweet furniture discount!

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/Disabled/Veteran  

Other details

  • Job Family SMC-Mfg Hourly
  • Pay Type Hourly
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  • Sauder Manufacturing Co, 10785 Rose Avenue, New Haven, Indiana, United States of America