2001 RT 286, Pittsburgh, PA: 724-327-6800

1173 State Rt. 356, Leechburg, PA: 724-845-8104


All interested candidates should fill out an application and return it to the store they are wishing to apply for or send it back completed via email to HR@stanfordhome.com. If you have any additional questions please call 724-327-6800 and ask for the Human Resource Manager.

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Career Info

Position: Yard Associate

Reports to Yard Foreman, responsible for maintaining the lumberyard.  Yard personnel load and unload materials, store them in proper locations.  This is accomplished by using a variety of equipment including forklifts, pallet jacks, lumber carts, etc.  Yard personnel must also greet and serve yard customers and, therefore, need to be familiar with inventory, prices, return and exchange policies.

Job Requirements:  

  • Must be able to Stand/Walk for prolonged periods of time.
  • Must be able to lift items weighing up to 80 lbs., consistently and repetitively.
  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Must have an understanding of basic math, and have the ability to count, add and subtract efficiently.

Essential Functions: 

  1. Effectively communicate with customers, management, and employees.
  2. Must verify contents of customer orders, accuracy of sales tickets, invoices, and supervise loss control procedures.
  3. Be alert to all yard activities to help customers, use equipment properly, help in loss control and yard safety and security measures, etc.
  4. Read and comprehend written and printed materials, as well as information presented in numerical form.

Customer Service Duties:

  1. Treat customers as you would like to be treated.
  2. Ask each customer if they need assistance.

Specific Duties:

  1. Load and unload materials.
    1. Take all necessary safety precautions when handling freight, tools, and equipment.
  2. Store material in correct locations in the yard.
  3. Identify and assist customers with advice, information, and/or help in gathering and loading orders.
  4. Keep the yard clean and the inventory neat and orderly.
  5. Be familiar with and adhere to the safe operation and maintenance of equipment, including forklift, lumber cart, pallet jack, banding machine, etc.
  6. Assist customers in handling large or heavy items.

Training will be provided for all applicants. Growth potential for dedicated and hard-working individuals.

All interested candidates should fill out an application and return it to the store they are wishing to apply for or send it back completed via email to HR@stanfordhome.com. If you have any additional questions please call 724-327-6800 and ask for the Human Resource Manager.

Apply today!