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Shipping Dept

T&B Tube Company Gary ,IN
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description


  • Wears prescribed safety equipment at all times while working in the plant.
  • Follows direction of Warehousing Supervisor and Logistics Coordinator to ensure that trucks are being loaded per posted schedule and in a manner that will minimize the possibility of damage while the trucks are in transit to a customer.
  • Operate forklifts or overhead cranes to load or unload trucks or move material from mills and recutting machines to designated storage areas.
  • Performs daily inspections on forklifts and / or overhead cranes and filling out the required checklist forms. 
  • Loads outbound trucks per direction of or “picking lists” created by Logistics Coordinator or Warehousing Supervisor
  • Retrieves (pulls) and stages (if staging is required) all material as shown on “picking list”.
  • Unloads all inbound traffic (not including coiled steel deliveries) and transfers to assigned storage area.  May be asked to unload slit coils in the absence of the Coil Material Handler.
  • Visually inspects all outbound loads for damage or packaging integrity prior to loading on truck.
  • Follows direction of in moving packaged tubing from Recutting or Mill areas to designated storage areas.
  • Maintains integrity of warehouse by
    •  keeping work area clean
    • making sure all long length bundles are stored in warehouse or cantilevered racks or in such a manner that they are stacked evenly (without leaning)
    • making sure all bundles and boxes are tagged and that tags are positioned in an easily visible location
  • Works with a high sense of urgency to get trucks loaded (or unloaded) in such a time to minimize truck detention time.
  • Is trained in and adheres to T & B Tube’s Quality policy, Company Rules, and Safety policy.  
  • Informs Warehousing Supervisor, Team Coordinators, or Maintenance Department of any safety, housekeeping, or maintenance issues that need attention. 
  • Helps train new employees in the Crane Operator / Shipping position.

Physical Demands:
Frequency:        None         5%-25%            25%-50%           50%-75%           75%-100%

Lifting:                                  *

Pulling:        *

Pushing:      *

Walking:                                                                                                                               *

Standing:                                                                                             *

Bending:                                                                                              *

Weight Restrictions: Up to 75 lbs.


Training Required:

  • Vantage computer system /using a scanner
  • ISO 9000 overview
  • Forklift and crane certification
  • Safety Policy
  • Safe truck loading and warehouse organization procedures

Education and/or equivalent experience required:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Forklift and crane operation
  • Knowledge of loading trucks
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Basic Math Skills (including fractions and decimal conversions)
  • Basic Maintenance work
  • Basic Mechanic Skills (Automotive Repair)
  • Basic Machinery Experience-3-6 months
  • Minimum 6 months experience in grocery store stock, warehouse environment, industrial environment.
  • Minimum 1-year experience or more with overhead cranes, forklift, scanners

T&B Tube Company


4000 East 7th Ave.
Gary, IN
46403 USA