• Lead Yard Associate (Mon-Fri)

    Job Location US-IA-Ankeny
    Posted Date 4 weeks ago(11/14/2018 5:41 AM)
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  • Overview

    Master Halco, one of the nation's largest wholesale distributors of fencing products, seeks an experienced Lead Yard Associate.  This position will be responsible for directing the filling of orders, receiving of material from vendors and restock, loading and scheduling of delivery route trucks, gate production, maintenance and housekeeping, safety program, and will supervise employees.


    • The efficient layout of yard and warehouse. 
    • The upkeep and maintenance of facility, grounds, and equipment. Responsible for the housekeeping and cleanliness/sanitation of warehouse, yard and delivery equipment. Ensures that they are maintained in a professional manner and appearance.
    • Responsible for the hiring of warehouse, yard, and delivery personnel within the guidelines of company policy and budget.
    • Directs the yard and warehouse personnel in the filling, staging and loading of orders for will call customers and ship out orders. Ensures that all orders are filled quickly, completely, accurately and timely, providing the best customer service possible.
    • Directs the production operations of the branch, insuring that production output meets demand for products. Directs the loading and scheduling of delivery trucks.
    • Responsible for safety inspections, accident investigations and reporting.
    • Responsible for all types of training for the yard, warehouse and delivery personnel. Ensures that all positions are cross-trained for maximum efficiency. Actively promotes customer service philosophy and positive mental attitude through personal example.


    1.) Minimum of 2 years’ experience in a Lead Warehouse/Yard role.

    2.) Working knowledge of warehouse/yard/delivery operations.

    3.) Demonstrated leadership abilities, positive mental attitude, sense of urgency, strong customer service orientation.

    4.) Demonstrated ability to communicate well, orally and written in English.

    5.) Willingness and ability to pursue higher education and continuous improvement.


    If you enjoy a fast-paced work environment and the opportunity to show us your best customer service skills, this is the right place for you!


    Working With Us Has Its Rewards:

    • Competitive hourly wage
    • Monday through Friday schedule, day shift
    • A competitive health care plan (over 30 hours a week)
    • A generous matching 401(k) plan
    • Tuition reimbursement
    • A generous paid-time off package, and more

    Master Halco offers advancement opportunities at every level. We are always looking for people with the drive to learn and determination to succeed.

    EOE Statement

    Master Halco is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Master Halco is fully committed to equal employment opportunity (EEO) and maintaining a workplace free of discrimination and harassment based on race, gender, religion, age, color, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, genetic information and other non-merit factors.  All persons shall be afforded equal employment opportunity at Master Halco


    Master Halco prohibits discrimination in all aspects of its personnel policies, program practices and operations and relationships with employees and applicants, including but not limited to recruitment, hiring and merit promotion.  Master Halco promotes programs of affirmative recruitment and employment at all levels of Master Halco.  Master Halco subscribes to, and will implement to the full extent, all applicable laws that promote equality of opportunity.


    Master Halco welcomes and encourages applications from persons with disabilities, and will reasonably accommodate the needs of those persons. Master Halco is firmly committed to satisfying its affirmative obligations under the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, to ensure that persons with disabilities have every opportunity to be hired and advanced on the basis of merit within Master Halco.

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