Job Opportunities

Are you interested in a family-friendly, service-orientated career opportunity with competitive wages, benefits and a great work environment? Look no further than Bliffert Lumber and Hardware! As a private, growing, and profitable company, we are looking for the best individuals to serve our ever-growing customer base.

To apply, fill out our employment application. You can stop by any of our seven locations or email it to Heather.Yoplac@bliffertlumber.com

CURRENT OPENINGS

Lumber Yard Worker/Material Handler/Non-CDL driver
Bliffert Lumber & Hardware, Milwaukee & Sturtevant

Locations:
2128 W. Morgan Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53221
10050 Durand Avenue, Sturtevant, WI 53177

Job Summary:
Bliffert Lumber is looking for safety conscious, positive, team members to work in our lumber yard at our Morgan St. location. We offer competitive wages and benefits.

The primary duties for this position are:

  • Receive in material by helping to unload vendor trucks and verify counts for accuracy
  • Loading and Unloading window and door loads in unheated warehous
  • Provide friendly assistance to customers in loading materials on their vehicles
  • Maintain a clean and safe warehouse and lumber yard
  • Assist with periodic physical inventory counts
  • Effectively coordinate daily tasks with co-workers and supervisors
  • Other tasks as assigned

Requirements for this position are:

  • Ability to be certified in operating forklifts – certification will be provided
  • Strong navigational and problem solving skills
  • Positive customer service skills
  • Ability to lift and carry heavy objects from 25 – 125 lb
  • Previous forklift experience is a plus

Job Type: Full-time

FULL-TIME BENEFITS:
– Competitive wages
– Paid vacation
– Paid Holidays
– 401(k), Safe Harbor, and Profit Sharing
– Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance

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Lumber Yard Worker/Material Handler
Bliffert Lumber & Hardware – Morgan Avenue, Milwaukee, WI

Location:
2128 W. Morgan Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53221

Bliffert Lumber is looking for a safety conscious, positive, team member to work in our Milwaukee lumber yard. We offer competitive wages and benefits.

The primary duties for this position are:

  • Receive in material by helping to unload vendor trucks and verify counts for accuracy
  • Provide friendly assistance to customers in loading materials on their vehicles
  • Maintain a clean and safe warehouse and lumber yard
  • Assist with periodic physical inventory counts
  • Effectively coordinate daily tasks with co-workers and supervisors
  • Other tasks as assigned

Requirements for this position are:

  • Ability to be certified in operating forklifts – certification will be provided
  • Strong navigational and problem solving skills
  • Positive customer service skills
  • Ability to lift and carry heavy objects from 25 – 125 lb

Previous forklift experience is a plus

Job Type: Full-time

FULL-TIME BENEFITS:
– Competitive wages
– Paid vacation
– Paid Holidays
– 401(k), Safe Harbor, and Profit Sharing
– Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance

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Lumber Yard Worker
Bliffert Lumber & Hardware – Germantown, WI

Location:
N116 W16474 Main St, Germantown, WI 53022

Bliffert Lumber is looking for a safety conscious, positive, team member to work in our new Germantown lumber yard. We offer competitive wages and benefits.

The primary duties for this position are:

  • Receive in material by helping to unload vendor trucks and verify counts for accuracy
  • Deliver products as needed using company vehicles
  • Provide friendly assistance to customers in loading materials on their vehicles
  • Maintain a clean and safe warehouse and lumber yard
  • Assist with periodic physical inventory counts
  • Effectively coordinate daily tasks with co-workers and supervisors
  • Other tasks as assigned
  • Requirements for this position are:
  • Ability to be certified in operating forklifts – certification will be provided
  • Strong navigational and problem solving skills
  • Positive customer service skills
  • Ability to lift and carry heavy objects from 25 – 125 lb

Previous forklift experience is a plus

Job Type: Full-time

FULL-TIME BENEFITS:
– Competitive wages
– Paid vacation
– Paid Holidays
– 401(k), Safe Harbor, and Profit Sharing
– Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance

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CDL Class A Driver (Local 1st Shift)
Bliffert Lumber & Hardware – Germantown, WI

Location:
N116 W16474 Main St, Germantown, WI 53022

Drive any combination of vehicles with GVW of 26,001 or more pounds, to transport and deliver goods. Will be required to load and unload truck. Local SE Wisconsin deliveries. Requires Class A commercial driver’s license.  Must be able to drive manual.  The hours for this position are variable between 6:00 am to 5:00 pm M-F, some Saturdays possible.

The primary duties for this position are:

  • Check vehicles before and after driving them to ensure that mechanical, safety, and emergency equipment is in good working order.
  • Maintain logs of working hours and of vehicle service and repair status, following applicable state and federal regulations.
  • Obtain receipts or signatures when loads are delivered, and collect payment for services when required.
  • Check all load-related documentation to ensure that it is complete and accurate.
  • Maneuver trucks into loading or unloading positions, following signals from loading crew as needed; check that vehicle position is correct and any special loading equipment is properly positioned. Operate hydraulic lift gates safely.
  • Secure cargo for transport, using wedges and straps.
  • Read bills of lading to determine assignment details.
  • Report vehicle defects, accidents, traffic violations, or damage to the vehicles.
  • Couple and uncouple trailers by changing trailer jack positions, connecting or disconnecting air and electrical lines, and manipulating fifth-wheel locks.
  • Drive trucks to weigh stations before and after loading and along routes, in order to document weights and to comply with state regulations.
  • Operate equipment such as truck cab computers and telephones to exchange necessary information with bases, supervisors, or other drivers.
  • Perform basic vehicle maintenance tasks such as adding oil, fuel, and radiator fluid, or performing minor repairs.
  • Load and unload trucks, or help others with loading and unloading, operating any powered equipment on vehicles and using other equipment as necessary.
  • May be required to manually carry loads inside residences.
  • Responsible for following all safety rules and policies as outlined by the Department of Transportation and communicated by Bliffert Lumber management.
  • Responsible for following all general housekeeping practices as communicated by management.
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • Familiarity with Sidewinder for loading and unloading and placing loads at residences

SKILLS & ABILITIES Education: High School Graduate or General Education Degree (GED)

Experience: One or more years of flatbed driving experience.  Manual transmission experience a must.

Certificates & Licenses: CDL Class A

Other Requirements: Must be able to pass a Department of Transportation physical. Must have a clean driving record. Must be able to drive at night.

Job Type: Full-time

FULL-TIME BENEFITS:
– Competitive wages
– Paid vacation
– Paid Holidays
– 401(k), Safe Harbor, and Profit Sharing
– Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance

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CDL Class B Driver (Local 1st Shift)
Bliffert Lumber & Hardware – Germantown, WI

Location:
N116 W16474 Main St, Germantown, WI 53022

Drive any combination of vehicles with GVW of 26,001 or more pounds, to transport and deliver goods. Will be required to load and unload truck. Local SE Wisconsin deliveries. Requires Class B commercial driver’s license.  Must be able to drive manual.  The hours for this position are variable between 6:00 am to 5:00 pm M-F, some Saturdays possible.

The primary duties for this position are:

  • Check vehicles before and after driving them to ensure that mechanical, safety, and emergency equipment is in good working order.
  • Maintain logs of working hours and of vehicle service and repair status, following applicable state and federal regulations.
  • Obtain receipts or signatures when loads are delivered, and collect payment for services when required.
  • Check all load-related documentation to ensure that it is complete and accurate.
  • Maneuver trucks into loading or unloading positions, following signals from loading crew as needed; check that vehicle position is correct and any special loading equipment is properly positioned. Operate hydraulic lift gates safely.
  • Secure cargo for transport, using wedges and straps.
  • Read bills of lading to determine assignment details.
  • Report vehicle defects, accidents, traffic violations, or damage to the vehicles.
  • Couple and uncouple trailers by changing trailer jack positions, connecting or disconnecting air and electrical lines, and manipulating fifth-wheel locks.
  • Drive trucks to weigh stations before and after loading and along routes, in order to document weights and to comply with state regulations.
  • Operate equipment such as truck cab computers and telephones to exchange necessary information with bases, supervisors, or other drivers.
  • Perform basic vehicle maintenance tasks such as adding oil, fuel, and radiator fluid, or performing minor repairs.
  • Load and unload trucks, or help others with loading and unloading, operating any powered equipment on vehicles and using other equipment as necessary.
  • May be required to manually carry loads inside residences.
  • Responsible for following all safety rules and policies as outlined by the Department of Transportation and communicated by Bliffert Lumber management.
  • Responsible for following all general housekeeping practices as communicated by management.
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • Familiarity with Sidewinder for loading and unloading and placing loads at residence.

SKILLS & ABILITIES Education: High School Graduate or General Education Degree (GED)

Experience: One or more years of flatbed driving experience. Manual Transmission experience required.

Certificates & Licenses: CDL Class B

Other Requirements: Must be able to pass a Department of Transportation physical. Must have a clean driving record. Must be able to drive at night.

Job Type: Full-time

FULL-TIME BENEFITS:
– Competitive wages
– Paid vacation
– Paid Holidays
– 401(k), Safe Harbor, and Profit Sharing
– Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance