La-Z-Boy Southeast

Material Handler

Tipperary Sales Inc. dba La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries has a mission; to passionately create customers for life, one exceptional experience at a time. Our associates are all committed to this mission by always doing the right thing and believing that we are one team everywhere.

We are looking for detail-oriented, self-starters who are proactive and can utilize the tools and resources available to them in order to provide exceptional customer experiences. We expect all of our associates to be self-starters and have positive attitudes. This outlook, perhaps more than anything else, is what results in gaining customers for life.

This position has the responsibility of working hands-on to unload, receive and put-away incoming shipments, pick for outgoing deliveries and customer pickup.


Essential Functions:

Unload product from trailers using a two-wheel hand truck
Inspect product cartons for damage
Physically count unloaded pieces to reconcile to the BOL piece count
Receive units using RF Scan gun and the RMS system
Reconcile the incoming shipment to ensure the accuracy of the units received
Label incoming goods
Relocate product to stock locations using RF Scan gun
Pick and stage product for next day deliveries
Maintain a high level of organization in the warehouse
Notify management of any receiving issues or other applicable information
Help with facility upkeep or maintenance.
Repack Furniture, transferring to stock locations
Keep management informed of area activities, of any significant concerns; identify problems, and provide suggestions
Follow directions given by Supervision
Other duties as assigned.
Perform as a team member


Must be able to walk constantly; stand for extended periods and repeatedly bend and move up to 100lbs with assistance
Work well in a fast-paced team environment
Self-motivated / Initiative
High school graduate or equivalent
Previous warehouse, shipping and receiving experience preferred, but not required
Ability to multi-task and meet deadlines
Be able to follow direction and willing to learn new skill sets.
Valid Driver’s License required
Follow established and safety standards
Ability to pass a background check and drug screening.


1. Warehouse: noise, dust, and cold in winter/heat in summer

2. Fast-paced environment

3. Equipment used: Personal Protective Equipment including; Eye protection, closed-toe shoes

4. 40+ hour work week with possible evening and weekend work

LEVEL: Works under direct supervision, exercises a degree of discretion and judgment. Works efficiently under the pressure of deadlines.

Note: The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed, but are not to be seen as a complete list of responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. Also, they do not establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of the employer.

General Labor / Supply Chain

Tagged as: hand truck, loading, unloading, warehouse