HELP WANTED – Duke Concrete Products

HELP WANTED – Duke Concrete Products

Multiple Positions Available in Queensbury

Duke Concrete is a family owned and operated concrete products manufacturer, and full line masonry and hardscape retailer. We pride ourselves in our long-standing commitment to the manufacture of superior quality concrete block and segmented retaining walls. Duke Concrete has been serving New York’s Capital Region and North Country for over 50 years. We are deeply rooted in our local business community and value the relationships we have with our partners. Duke Concrete is conveniently located in Queensbury, situated just 50 miles north of the Capital Region and right at the gateway to the Adirondacks. Our location and fleet allow us the ability to service a wide sales area including New York, Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, and New Jersey.

Duke Concrete currently has openings for a CDL Driver/Materials Handler, Equipment Maintenance Technician, Forklift Operator/Laborer, and Sales Associate. Details for these positions can be found below.

CDL Driver/Materials Handler

Responsibilities:

  • Follow all safety policies and procedures
  • Maintain workflow and organization to ensure maximum productivity:
  • Use the most efficient routes within DOT requirements
  • Maintain truck log according to state and federal regulations
  • Inspect truck and equipment using daily vehicle inspection report
  • Assist in loading and unloading truck
  • Confirm load for accuracy prior to leaving yard
  • Secure cargo for transit
  • Check site prior to unloading load
  • Collect payment for goods delivered and for delivery charges
  • Maintain contact with dispatcher
  • Provide customers with best possible service
  • Diplomatically handles difficult situations by using good judgment
  • Works with and assist other associates as needed
  • Perform all other duties as assigned

Minimum Requirements:

  • Clean commercial driver’s license
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to tactfully handle difficult situations by using good judgment.

Contact Derek Lloyd at 518-793-7743

Equipment Maintenance Technician

Looking for experienced maintenance technicians that can keep on and off road equipment operating efficiently through preventative maintenance, diagnosis and repair.  Ideal person should have; own tools, clean driving record and reliable transportation.

Contact Derek Lloyd at 518-793-7743

Forklift Operator/Laborer

Duties to include:

  • loading bins with raw material
  • moving finished product to designated area in yard
  • helping in production

Must have reliable transportation and valid driver’s license.

Contact Derek Lloyd at 518-793-7743

Sales Associate

A Retail Sales Associate is responsible for handling various sales activities in a retail store, including facilitating purchases and providing customer service.

Responsibilities:

  • Welcoming and engaging with customers as they enter the store
  • Assessing customers’ needs and suggesting solutions to their problems
  • Setting and attaining sales goals
  • Giving customers advice about sales and promotions
  • Using upselling techniques to increase store sales
  • Recommending the best products to customers
  • Cleaning and restocking the store throughout the day
  • Ringing up sales and arranging for delivery or pick-up of the customer’s order if needed
  • Inviting customers to search the company’s website for coupons and other ways to save money Informing customers of any extra charges if necessary
  • Assisting in maintaining the back stock room and setting up merchandise displays on the sales floor
  • Collaborating with fellow team members to keep the sales floor area clean and organized at all times

Contact Derek Lloyd at 518-793-7743