Order Attendant Job Description

Order Attendant Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Order Attendant to join our team.


  • Acts as a Driver’s Helper as required, assisting driver with manually unloading and transporting material;
  • Checks prepared loads for accuracy and completeness, takes the required measure to correct as needed;
  • Perform other related duties as required;
  • Prepares orders for delivery including identifying, locating and securing material as per shipping memo and completing paperwork;
  • Performs routine and regular preventative maintenance of vehicle advising supervisor of required repairs. Complete forklift inspection sheet daily;
  • Receives returned material, completes sold sticker for re-delivery or returns material to stock as directed;
  • Operates forklift, consistently practicing safe operating habits to load and unload vehicles, transport material and prepare loads for delivery.


  • Prior shipping, receiving and loading experience is an asset;
  • Position requires an individual who is self-motivated and possesses strong organizational skills;
  • Position requires the ability to work in a fast-paced environment and is able to meet strict deadlines;
  • Position requires good verbal and written communication skills;
  • Position requires knowledge of wood types/grades and familiarity with seasonal products and storage/damage handling procedures;
  • Position requires physical exertion including bending, lifting and carrying products;
  • Position requires a valid reach truck certificate.