Warehouse Specialist

Steel & Pipe Supply Co., Inc.
401 New Century Parkway
Gardner, KS 66030
United States

Job Start Date
Manages Others
Experience Required
Degree Required
Security Clearance Required
From $15 To $16.00
Per Hour
Employment Type
Work Schedule
No Travel

Job Description

Who are we?

We are a close-knit, open-minded family with a competitive streak that makes our warehouse a fun place to work. Even with forklifts and remote-controlled cranes, moving tons of steel in sometimes-extreme weather takes people who enjoy being challenged and don’t mind a bit of dirt. We know how to work as a team, we are committed to working safely, and our positive attitudes make the time pass quickly. Our employees enjoy working for a company where hard work is rewarded and the management team cares about them and their families.



  • Production bonus is available after 90 days
  • Medical, dental, vision, & supplemental insurances available after 60 days
  • 401k with employer match after 60 days
  • 1 week vacation after 6 months, 2 weeks after 1 year
  • Paid holidays and paid personal time

Job Responsibilities:

  • Attend all scheduled safety, department, and company meetings as required
  • Follow and enforce company safety polices and safe work practices at all times to ensure safety of self and others.
  • Establish priorities and accepts responsibility for efficiently staging, loading, and unloading material
  • Responsible for ensuring inventory is accurate.
  • Inspects and verifies all aspects of the material (grade, size, quantity, heat, measurements, etc) when shipping,
    receiving, or handling. Reports discrepancies or quality issues to Supervisor.
  • Scrutinize customer requirements and special instructions to ensure compliance and customer satisfaction.
  • Ensure audit and material traceability procedures are being followed throughout the warehouse.
  • Inspect and operate all related equipment (overhead cranes, forklifts, etc) in accordance with company and safety guidelines
  • Conducts self in a cooperative, safe, productive and team-oriented manner with supervisors, managers, and employees

Physical & Work Requirements:

  • Working In a yard or warehouse facility within OSHA guidelines; conditions may be heated and/or unheated, dusty and noisy; steel-toed boots required daily
  • Facility is a multiple shift operation. Must possess the ability to work a flexible schedule and be on-call at various times including possible weekends and holidays.
  • Fast-paced moderately stressful, constantly changing day to day work environment
  • Ability to stand, walk, or be mobile for up to eight hours per shift. Capable of ascending and descending material handling equipment
  • Ability to lift up to 51 pounds as needed. Pushing, pulling, or carrying up to 50 pounds
  • Regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts or chemicals.
  • Wear proper PPE at all times (as described in company policy).
  • Operate company vehicles including forklifts and yard trucks

Required Background, Competencies & Expertise:

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Ability to effectively read and use a tape measure, caliper and micrometer, and other hand tools
  • Proven experience operating material handling equipment
  • Good verbal and written communications
  • Ability to read and interpret instructions
  • Strong computer, tablet, or mobile device skills
  • Proven basic math skills
  • Action orientation
  • Safety orientation
  • Achievement orientation
  • Responsibility
  • Thoroughness / Detail orientation
  • Teamwork
  • Persistence
  • Valid driver’s license

Preferred Background, Competencies & Expertise:

  • Understanding of SPS policies and procedures
  • Knowledge of ISO 9001:2015 quality procedures where applicable
  • Three or more years general work experience preferred
  • Ability to plan and execute short and long term goals
  • Experience in continuous and/or quality management preferred
  • Learning agility
  • Adaptability
Job Requirements
Safety minded, excellent attendance, a desire to learn new skills, and a positive attitude. Basic math skills and some forklift experiance is helpful.
Steel & Pipe Supply Co., Inc.
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401 New Century Parkway
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United States
Steel & Pipe Supply Co., Inc. Steel and Pipe Supply - Sandberg