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Shipping Yard Operator

Job Req ID:  7704

Green Bay, WI, US, 54313

Date:  Sep 19, 2022

LP Building Products is a leading global manufacturer of engineered wood products.  At LP, creating new solutions for building is who we are. Since we pioneered our first engineered wood product, we’ve been continually creating better products to fit the changing needs of the building industry. 

LP’s values-driven, positive culture creates an environment where talented and hardworking people thrive in a safe, ethical, fun, challenging and rewarding place to work.  For more than 40 years, we’ve developed careers and provided advancement opportunities in the building products industry. 

Job Purpose

Operate a lift truck, using repetitive functions, to load trucks and move product in a safe and efficient manner.

Key Responsibilities

  • Perform all duties in accordance with all SOPs, safety rules, and safety regulations. 
  • Ensure product & equipment is not damaged while picking up, transporting, stacking, or loading.
  • Should maintain inventory on a first-in, first-out basis and keep product segregated by SKU.
  • Must complete operator checklist before operating lift.
  • Must be able to re-fill and lift full LP gas container to install on lift truck when old container is empty for Shipping and Finishing. 
  • Assist with finished goods inventory counts.
  • Effective communication with Team, Carriers, and others.
  • Perform other duties as necessary or as instructed by leadership. 


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
   Ability to read and understand SOPs, safety rules, and safety regulations.
•    Must be aware of any environmental hazard and methods for reporting / cleaning spills.
•    Must have successfully passed an LP scheduled forklift class with proper observation form(s) completed (Mobile Equipment desired).
•    Knowledge of lift truck operation and general lift truck maintenance. 
•    Work in Team Environment with effective communication skills.
•    Follow LP Values.
•    Time management skills. 
•    Demonstrated general mechanical ability. 
•    Ability to bend, stoop, and lift up to 50lbs.
 High school diploma or GED required. 

One year manufacturing experience desirable. 
•    Or any equivalent combination of education and experience that demonstrates the ability to perform the key responsibilities of this position. 


Work Environment

  • Plant environment (subject to all outside weather elements)

LP offers competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits and programs including health and welfare benefits, 401(k) program, career mobility, tuition reimbursement, volunteer opportunities, profit sharing and more.

Nearest Major Market: Green Bay

Job Segment: Forklift, Warehouse, Equipment Operator, Shipping and Receiving, Manufacturing, Operations