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MSI Surfaces: Shipping and Receiving

The following information was provided by MSI Surfaces

Location: Orange, California

To perform this job successfully, the individual must be able to complete the following essential duties and responsibilities:

  • Accurately select flooring product orders, palletize, and shrink-wrap each order, ensuring secure handling of the heavy material.

  • Read shipping orders to determine quantity and type of transportation needed.

  • Ensure the accuracy of all shipping documents, gather, and maintain all data related to shipping activities.

  • Collect all documentation for outboard freight and route to the proper record-keeping unit.

  • Pick orders for shipment and assemble various types of merchandise to be shipped.

  • Schedule inbound and outbound freight to comply with warehouse operations.

  • Contact carrier representative to make arrangements and issue instructions for loading products.

  • Operate heavy equipment such as forklifts and pallet jacks, safely and efficiently.

  • Maintain a clean, neat, and organized work environment.

  • Keep an equipment checklist and perform preventative maintenance of equipment.

  • Perform additional duties as required or requested.

Additionally the candidate must meet the following Education and/or Experience requirements:

  • High School Education or equivalent required.

  • 1-2 years of Warehouse experience

  • One (1) year of experience operating a Forklift.

  • Ability to use a computer or tablet a plus

  • Good communication and organizational skills

  • Ability to follow instructions and work under pressure

  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.

This role has the following physical demands:

  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use their hands to handle objects, tools, or controls; reach with their hands and arms; and communicate verbally. The employee frequently walks, stands and occasionally sits.

  • The employee must regularly lift, pull and move up to 50 pounds and occasionally up to 70lbs. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.


MSI offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes:

  • Referral, Holiday, and Annual Bonuses

  • Annual pay increases

  • Paid Time Off

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance

  • Company-paid Short Term and Long Term disability;

  • Company-paid Life Insurance

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Traditional and Roth 401(k) plans with company matching contributions

  • Charitable donation matching programs

  • Free, company-sponsored 1-on-1 tutoring for children/dependents of MSI employees in grades k-12, including free tutoring for SAT and ACT tests.

About MSI: 

Founded in 1975, MSI is a leading supplier of flooring tilecountertopswall and backsplash tile and hardscaping surfaces products in North America. Headquartered in Orange, California, MSI also maintains over 45 state-of-the-art showroom and distribution centers across the U.S. and Canada. MSI's product line includes an extensive offering of GraniteQuartzPorcelainLuxury Vinyl flooringSlateMarbleTravertineSandstoneLimestoneQuartziteonyxstacked stone and pavers imported from over 36 countries on six continents.

Over the years, MSI has been the recipient of many prestigious awards including:

  • Top 5 fastest growing companies - OC Business Journal

  • Supplier Diversity Award - Home Depot

  • #1 Flooring Distributor multiple years in a row - Floor Covering Weekly

  • Top Workplaces Award winner multiple times - Top Workplaces

  • MSI Founder named the Entrepreneur of the Year - Ernst and Young

MSI is an equal opportunity employer that celebrates diversity and fosters inclusion and belonging for all employees. We provide a work environment that allows all employees to do their best work, free from all forms of discrimination. No employee or applicant will be discriminated against on the basis of race, ethnicity, age, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, citizenship status, military status, religion, disability status, or any other legally protected group. MSI provides reasonable accommodations for all employees and applicants. If you believe you require an accommodation, please speak with your recruiter or a member of our HR team.

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This WIOA Title I financially assisted program or activity is an equal opportunity employer/program. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. If you need special assistance to participate in this program, please call (714) 480-6500. TDD/TTY users, please call the California Relay Service at (800) 735-2922 or 711. Please call 72 hours in advance to allow the OC Workforce Solutions Center to make reasonable arrangements to ensure accessibility to this program.

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