Michigan City, IN 46360
Salary: $10.00 to $17.00 /hour

Von Tobel Lumber and Hardware is seeking a full-time Lumber Yard Laborer for our Michigan City, Indiana location. Our ideal candidate will have previous warehouse/lumber yard experience and ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment.


  • Unloading and verifying shipments of products that are delivered from vendor packing lists and/or internal purchase order records
  • Build lumber loads for delivery
  • Check quality and accuracy of products received
  • Perform basic research on product discrepancies
  • Receives, examines and processes all returns in a timely and efficient manner
  • Maintaining inventory
  • Loading delivery trucks
  • Assist customers and delivery drivers
  • Operates forklift
  • Keeps management apprised of any delays or discrepancies
  • Keeps lumber yard clean, well organized and safe
  • Other duties assigned as necessary


  • 2+ years experience in shipping, receiving or inventory control experience preferred
  • Must be able to lift up to 100 pounds
  • Forklift experience
  • Familiar with building materials including lumber species
  • Previous experience in a lumber yard a plus
  • Ability to work independently and as a team
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Detailed oriented and the ability to work with numbers
  • Ability to work outdoors
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule
  • Must take and pass a drug test and post offer physical assessment
  • Must consent to a background check
  • We provide a competitive compensation and benefit package.

We offer:

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • 401K and Employee Stock Ownership Plan
  • Plus our stores are closed on Sunday

Von Tobel is a 100% employee owned business built on a solid foundation of core values and committed to excellent service. We offer a family oriented culture that encourages fun!

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