Valparaiso, IN

Von Tobel is seeking a full-time yard laborer/receiving person for our Valparaiso location. Our ideal candidate will able 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
  • Must be able to lift up to 75 pounds
  • Forklift experience a must
  • Chauffeur’s License Preferred but not required
  • 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 provided a competitive compensation and benefit package including our Employee Stock Ownership Plan. Plus our stores are closed on Sunday. We offer a family oriented culture that encourages fun!

If you are looking for more than just a job and enjoy helping customers, apply today.

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