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Lumber Yard Driver/Yardman CDL A OR B / Drive For Hire (Chauffeuer) License


Job Duties:

Primary duties are delivery lumber and building materials to customer job sites, working in the yard building orders/loads, handling inventory and assisting customers while in the yard.  Duties include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Deliver lumber and building material to customer job sites.
  • Operate forklifts and Commercial Delivery Trucks.
  • Assist in receiving and loading trucks.
  • Assemble customers’ loads from order tickets for delivery to job sites.
  • Perform customer service-assist and wait on customers while in yard.
  • Assist in counting and maintaining inventory, and keeping yard clean and orderly.
  • Observe all safety rules and regulations and promptly correct any potential hazards.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements:

  • Clean driving record. Ability to pass DOT physical, background check and drug test.
  • Experience operating a forklift and various commercial vehicles.
  • Ability to lift up to 75 pounds.
  • Must be a self-starter and able to work independently as well as with a team.
  • Need to have good customer service skills, verbal and written communication skills.
  • Lumber and building materials knowledge preferred.
  • Must be able to work overtime and Saturdays as assigned.

Contact Jeff Renie at 765-474-1388 or with questions.

Cabinet Sales/Design Specialist

Description: Cabinet specialty retailer is seeking a professional cabinet designer /sales associate to join our team. We service customers in the retail, builder, and commercial industries by providing quality cabinet and countertop products and outstanding customer service.

Position Summary: Generate customer leads and cabinet sales from walk-in retail traffic and assigned referrals from management. Candidate must be able to assist clientele with selection, design, and purchase of cabinets, countertops, and related products. This position requires maintaining deadlines while accurately providing retail and design services to our customers.

Essential Functions:

  • Greet and assist walk-in prospective customers
  • Consult, design, and execute sales for cabinets and countertops.
  • Travel to job sites to perform field measure, create design layout, and assist with after sales service
  • Prepare and submit cabinet orders for production
  • Assist with maintenance and updates of department displays and fixtures


  • Minimum of 2 years previous cabinet sales and design experience
  • Currently working with 20/20 design software or other industry related software
  • Ability to develop relationships with contractors, builders, and suppliers
  • Proficient with computer
  • Strong math, written, and verbal skills
  • Ability to read blueprints and complete bids for retail, builder, and commercial projects

Competitive compensation based on experience.  Includes health insurance and 401K.

Interested applicants please submit resume to

Outside Sales Professional

Henry Poor Lumber is seeking experienced outside building material sales professionals. We’re looking for motivated individuals with proven track records in the Building Material Industry to conduct outside sales functions in Central Indiana Market. Ideal candidate will have product knowledge and 5 + years of building material sales experience. If you are an outside sales professional who enjoys cultivating new business and wants to work for one of the leaders in the building material industry, this could be the opportunity for you.

Henry Poor Lumber is Indiana’s Premiere building material supplier. We cater to an extensive variety of professional contractors in commercial, residential and multifamily settings. Having been in business for over 90 years we’ve honed our product lines down to the finest, most dependable, and most recognized names in the industry.

Henry Poor Lumber offers a variety of benefits including competitive salary, commissions, Health Insurance, 401(K) Retirement Plan, Paid Vacations and Sick Leave and an excellent career opportunity for the right individual

Interested applicants please submit resume to