Material Handler - Furniture Roller W07UR

Cairo, GA, USA Req #19947
Wednesday, September 15, 2021
With almost 50 years of experience, Woodhaven Furniture bridges together the age-old tradition of handcrafted home furnishings with products that are manufactured using modern, state-of-the-art technology, such as 3D modeling. Started in 1971 as MacTavish Furniture Industries, Woodhaven is built on a foundation of excellence, customer focus, quality products and services. Personally and professionally, we hold ourselves to high standards and an unwavering commitment to do what is right; treating every individual with respect, compassion and integrity. We are highly invested in the communities we serve through our community outreach programs, donating time, products and services locally and nationally.

Job purpose

As a member of the production team, the Material Handler helps to maintain a neat and orderly raw material and finished goods inventory according to established standards. These standards enable us to provide a quality product to ensure customer satisfaction.

Key Responsibilities

Participates in and demonstrates an understanding of safety principles and practices; follows all safety policies and procedures to support a safe working environment and grow our “Safety First Culture”
Picking orders based on customer specifications
Follows established production standards and meets established production goals
Retrieves raw materials from staging area to be processed appropriately
At the beginning and end of shift makes sure to clean area and ensure they have proper supplies and reports supplies as needed to supervisor
Willing and able to aid in other areas of production when needed
Able to stock, move, arrange, and rotate items in accordance with best practice
Able to verify the appropriate item relating to stock description, quantity and the labeling requirements for outgoing materials
Perform production duties such as manual lifting, packaging, taping, labeling operations and sorting
Move product and inventory using a furniture roller
Report defective materials or questionable conditions to the department supervisor
Maintain the work area and equipment in a clean and orderly condition and follow prescribed safety regulations
Perform related duties as required or assigned by supervision

Skills and Knowledge

Qualifications include:

Ability to multi-task and be flexible to be cross-trained in multiple departments
Must be a self-starter and motivator
Work in a fast-paced team environment
Must be a team player with a positive attitude
Able to read and understand measuring tape and or measuring rulers.
Understand and follow basic verbal and written instructions
Effectively communicate information and respond to questions from various levels within the organization
Possess basic mathematical skills: addition, subtraction, multiplication and division
Maintain the production pace of other team members

Education and Experience

Highschool or equivalent (Preferred)
Manufacturing: 2 year (preferred)

Work Environment

Regular attendance is an essential function of the job
Performing duties outside the normally scheduled work hours occasionally occurs and is required
Due to the open environment of the warehouse, must be able to work in various weather and temperature conditions to include extreme heat, humidity and cold
The noise level that is typical for this work environment can be loud

Physical requirements

May be required to stand for long periods of time
May involve some repetitive motions
Utilize power tools and various equipment as needed to perform duties
Manual and physical dexterity needed to perform duties of the position
Must be able to lift up to 75 pounds
Maintain the production pace of the other team members
Will engage in frequent bending, stooping, squatting, pushing and pulling of furniture

Direct reports


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by team members assigned to this classification. The statements are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by team members assigned to this classification.

Team members enjoy access to career training and advancement opportunities, and are rewarded with competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package, which includes: 

  • Paid time off including vacation days, sick days and holidays
  • Medical, dental & vision insurance
  • Maternity and Paternity Leave
  • 401(k) plan with company match
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Life insurance
  • Disability benefits
  • Stock Purchase Plan
  • Team Member purchase discounts

About Woodhaven
As a potential Woodhaven team member, you will share our purpose and passion for making a real difference in the lives of others and the rewards that come from creating strong personal connections for life. You will be a contributing team member in an environment that embraces challenge and has a strong drive to achieve. We like to set the bar high, roll up our sleeves and work together to out-perform the competition. You will have an opportunity to work for a company that prides itself on recognizing and rewarding top performers.

Woodhaven is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive work environment, celebrates our team members’ differences, and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, pregnancy, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, military duty, gender expression, genetic information, or any other protected class.

Woodhaven is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Other details

  • Job Family WV
  • Job Function Woodhaven
  • Pay Type Hourly
Location on Google Maps
  • Cairo, GA, USA