Trainee Crate Shop Technician

Gander and White

Vernon/Los Angeles, CA

We currently have a vacancy for a Trainee crate shop technician to work at our Vernon/Los Angeles, CA facility. Prior experience in crating of artwork, 3D works, antiques and high-end furniture a plus. Must be confident using a table saw and chop saw. Must be mentally and physically able to cut ply wood and pine boards for a couple hours each day. Must be able to read a tape measure down to a 1/8th of an inch. Other duties include, scrap wood organization and disposal, routine maintenance and cleaning of dust collectors and saws. Must be clean and organized, with a strong attention to detail and can work overtime on a regular basis.

Primary responsibilities: 

- Fabricate crates and pack them in the appropriate manner for shipment.

- Proper and safe use of woodworking equipment, hand and power tools.

- Pack, band, brace, cover, and weigh crates as required.

- Maintain shop and supplies. 

- Preparation of paperwork including bills of lading, labeling.

- Qualifications & Skills: - 1+ year experience working in a crate shop or carpentry and construction environment.

- Comfortable in a results driven workplace. - Team Player, able to work in a dynamic environment.

- Excellent communication skills, proficient in verbal and written English.

- Above average strength & coordination must be able to lift a minimum 100lbs .

**Competitive hourly wage with health benefits** 

For immediate consideration, please submit a resume along with salary history/requirements and references to [email protected]. We will only consider applicants who possess the minimum qualifications specified above.

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