Shipping Team Member (Rotating Shifts)

  • Kalama, WA 98625, USA
  • Full-time
  • Job Posting Date: 7-Apr-2021
  • Shift: 3rd Shift
  • Department: Manufacturing

Company Description

ASC Steel Deck now has a facility in the Pacific Northwest. The new 55,000 square foot facility located in Kalama, WA will serve steel deck needs for the entire West Coast.  

We are hiring and we want you to be part of it!  We are hiring for a Shipping Team Member.

About us:

ASC Steel Deck is a leading supplier and manufactures a complete line of structural, floor and roof deck that has been fully tested and evaluated for commercial construction applications for the construction market in the Western United States.  ASC Steel Deck supplies structural, roof and floor deck solutions to commercial and industrial markets which are sold through an established network of knowledgeable brokers, deck sub-contractors, steel erectors and steel fabricators.

ASC Steel Deck is part of the BlueScope group of companies located in 12 countries and employs over 14,000 employees. As a leading international supplier of steel products and solutions, principally focused on the global building and construction industry, we believe that our people are our strength. Having a diverse and inclusive workplace enables us to improve our capability and ensure continued, sustainable success.

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Job Description

Who are we looking for?

If you enjoy working with people who are practical, put your safety first, and care about the communities in which they work, then ASC Steel Deck is the place for you. In this position, you will work with a dynamic and supportive team and contribute to the success of our business. 

We are looking for someone with experience in a manufacturing environment in the areas of Shipping/loading duties. 

Job Description

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Loads and unloads material into and from a variety of containers including but not limited to trucks, conveyors, racks, and/or pallets; utilizes appropriate tools to accomplish tasks.
  • Coordinate shipments of material in accordance with established procedures and/or commercial standards. 
  • Pull, package, and label accessory parts as required for each order.
  • Assemble necessary truck loading papers based on trip sheet from transportation.
  • Audit accuracy of material orders prior to loading trucks and verify shipment load accuracy.
  • Promote positive interaction with customers and drivers.
  • Follow safety policy and guidelines to include good housekeeping


Minimum Required Experience & Qualifications

  • A high school diploma or GED is required
  • Forklift experience
  • Experience with shipping and material handling duties

Preferred Experience & Qualifications

  • 2 years of experience operating a forklift
  • Experience in a high-volume manufacturing environment 
  • Understand semi-truck weight capacities per axle and full truck load 
  • Familiarity with shipping practices and handling methods
  • Experience with offloading and loading material, particularly long length

Key Competencies

  • Ability to manage priorities and workflow.
  • Ability to scan, verifies, and accurately interprets documents used to stage orders, or load trucks
  • Attention to detail and a high level of accuracy
  • Must demonstrate basic arithmetic skills with use of a calculator 
  • Proficiency in the English language, with effective oral and written communication skills
  • Safety orientation
  • Strong organizational, problem-solving, and analytical skills

Working Conditions/Special Notes

Physical Demands

  • The physical demands of this position are limited to those found in a normal warehouse/production environment.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is constantly required to stand, walk, lift, carry, use the hands to manipulate objects, bend, look and see.
  • The employee is frequently required to push, pull, twist, turn, talk, hear, reach above the shoulder and/or outward, and drive power equipment.
  • The employee is occasionally required to stoop, squat, type, kneel, and crouch. 
  • The employee must routinely lift up to 50 pounds.

Work Environment

  • The work environment is constrained to a standard, unconditioned warehouse and production space. 
  • While performing the duties of this position, the employee is occasionally exposed to floor hazards, machine hazards, and hazards associated with driving a forklift.


  • Flexible to work rotating shift schedule including days, swings, graveyard, and required daily or weekly overtime as needed.
  • Undergo and pass a physical examination and drug screening

Additional Information

Additional information

The preceding job responsibilities and tasks were designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by associates in this job.  It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all job duties and responsibilities required of associates assigned to this job.  Associates may be required to perform other duties as assigned.  Additional job competencies, individual goals, and performance measurements are set at the department level.

The benefits are just as rewarding as the work at BlueScope.  To support our goal, we offer a total compensation plan and an outstanding benefits package that includes health insurance, life insurance, short and long term disability, paid time off, and retirement. 

EEO Employer/M/F/Disabled/Protected Veteran

BlueScope is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status, as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability. 

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