Do you want to work for a local, handmade company here in Portland?
Pratt and Larson Ceramics is an Oregon based company that was established in 1982. Our mission has always been defined by a desire to create a beautiful, hand crafted product. Not only do we strive to create the best tile around, we also make it a top priority to have a supportive and engaging workplace for our employees. To learn more about our company and what we do here, check out our website at ------------
We are currently looking for Employees to join our Shipping Department. This position is physically demanding in a fast paced deadline oriented environment. The successful individual needs to be a self-starter that can adapt to ever changing priorities and enjoys multitasking.
Ability to perform quality control checks and make decisions regarding acceptance criteria such as inspecting tiles for correct form, size, shape, proper color and surface quality
Detail oriented, having an eye for detail
Experience in warehouse or factory environment
Flexible style and able to prioritize work deadlines based on project due dates
Responsible for proper packaging of product for shipment
Good oral and written communication skills
Organized and self-driven
Ability to exert up to one hundred pounds of force occasionally, up to fifty pounds of force frequently, and ten to thirty-five pounds of force consistently
Understands manufacturing safety requirements
Maintains a clean work environment and participates in regular clean up/maintenance activities
Capable of working independently and cooperatively with a wide variety of personalities
Ability to utilize personal computer and related software programs
Participates in team and companywide meetings
Desired but not required:
Ability to learn how to drive a forklift
Pratt +Larson Benefits
Our company pays 80% of base medical plan and 100% of the base dental plan for our benefit eligible employees and is effective the 1st of the month following your first 30 days worked. We also offer 10 days paid time off and 7 paid holidays.
Our 401k plan with a 2% match and profit sharing is offered to employees following 6 months of employment. We also have supplemental benefits and an employee assistance program!