Mendocino Forest Products Company, LLC

Warehouse Laborer - Lumber Distribution

Job Locations US-CA-Fontana
Job ID 2022-2515


Warehouse Laborers Wanted !!  Starting  Pay  $21.22  


Mendocino Forest Products is looking for  experienced Warehouse Laborers to join our flagship Fontana Distribution Center.


The Mendocino Family of Companies (Mendocino Forest Products Company, Mendocino Redwood Company, Humboldt Sawmill Company, Humboldt Redwood Company, and Allweather Wood), is a leading manufacturer and distributor of environmentally certified redwood, Douglas-fir, and preservative treated lumber products throughout California and the Western U.S. Our culture is based in environmental stewardship and community support. The company maintains Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC® C013133) certification for its forestlands, manufacturing, and distribution operations.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


  • Ensure constant inventory flow in shipping and receiving in a safe and productive manner. 
  • Assists in preparing lumber orders for customers in a safe and productive manner.
  • Perform a wide variety of jobs and duties as assigned, with a high level of proficiency and accuracy.
  • Perform duties such as tagging and wrapping lumber
  • Perform as a relief operator on other jobs as needed
  • Perform light maintenance as required
  • Perform scheduled inspections on equipment and prepare reports as required for management and maintenance personnel
  • Check unit tags for accuracy
  • Placard, Barcode and tag units
  • Repackage and band units
  • Set stickers
  • Pull special orders
  • Keep equipment and work area clean
  • Operate machinery: chop saw, mower, nail gun, etc.
  • Perform quality/accuracy checks on machine setups
  • Assist in preparing products for inventory stock
  • Works on specific tasks as needed



  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED).
  • Minimum three years related experience preferred.
  • Forklift license or ability to train to obtain license is preferred
  • Must maintain and carry a valid California driver license and remain eligible and capable of operating company vehicles, including automobiles and trucks, in accordance with company policy guidelines.
  • The employee must be able to regularly lift and /or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds
  • Basic Algebra required.
  • This position is repetitive and fast paced in nature.
  • The employee must pay attention to detail.
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, verbal, or diagram form.

Physical Requirements

  • While performing the duties of this position, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk, hunch, and use hands to finger, handle, or feel
  • The employee is frequently required to reach with hands and arms and climb or balance.
  • The employee is occasionally required to walk and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl
  • The employee must regularly lift and /or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close, distance, color, peripheral and ability to adjust focus
  • While performing the duties of this position, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts, outside weather conditions, and vibration
  • The employee is frequently exposed to moving mechanical parts and occasionally exposed to high, precarious places and fumes or airborne particles.
  • The employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions; high, precarious places; and risk of electrical shock
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually loud
  • This position requires eye protection, hearing protection, leather or rubber gloves, safety goggles/glasses, safety shoes, hard hat, and rubber apron



Balances team and individual responsibilities; Contributes to building a positive team spirit.



Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness; Looks for ways to improve and promote quality.



Meets productivity standards; Completes work in timely manner; Strives to increase productivity.


Safety and Security

Observes safety and security procedures; Reports potentially unsafe conditions; Uses equipment and materials properly.

Equal Opportunity Employer, Valuing Diversity of our Workforce and Offering a Drug Free Workplace,



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