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Samples Coordinator - Morris, IL


Job ID:  133052


Northfield is a division of the Oldcastle Architectural Products Group (APG). APG is North America’s leading manufacturer and supplier of concrete masonry, dry mix, and hardscape products. With over $2B in sales, APG operates across 40 states and 5 Canadian provinces through a network of over 165 operating locations and more than 5,000 employees.


Role and Responsibilities
  • Complete assignments in a repetitive and/or sequential order to maximize productivity and maintain consistency
  • Use personal protective equipment at all times and follows all safety regulations
  • Report any unsafe conditions or defective equipment to the supervisor immediately
  • Clean up around machinery and maintain general work areas
  • Clean floors and shelves to reduce clutter and maximize space
  • Package samples for shipping
  • Operate machinery or equipment as trained and instructed following safety guidelines at all times (concrete saws, forklifts, dust collectors, shot blaster, etc.)
  • Assists lead coordinator in preparing for production of samples and filling sample requests
  • Take regular inventory counts of samples and sample supplies
  • Track and report all inventory that gets used as samples
  • Operate a variety of hand tools and power tools
  • Other duties and responsibilities related to the nature of the job may be assigned on a temporary or permanent basis as needed
  • Assist with the shipping and receiving of goods in and out of the facility




To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills and/or abilities required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties of the job.




  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety procedures, operating and maintenance instruction and manuals
  • Take the initiative to keep all areas clean and safe
  • Follow applicable housekeeping and safety procedures
  • Ability to lift objects weighing up to 75 pounds each at heights from floor level to 4 feet high
  • Have the potential to lead others and be self-motivated to complete tasks without being told
  • Must wear personal protective equipment – ear plugs, hard hat, metatarsal steel toe shoes and protective glasses
  • High school diploma or GED equivalent; or related experience in trades specific to job requirements; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Have basic computer skills in Outlook and Excel
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals
  • Maintain a high level of accuracy and quality in all aspects of work assignments
  • While performing the duties of this job the employee will be required to frequently stand on their feet for extended periods of time
  • Ability to demonstrate lock out tag out procedures
  • Be able to work with others, or individually to complete tasks
  • Have good communication skills


What Oldcastle Offers You


  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development and internal promotion
  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs


About Oldcastle


Oldcastle has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the Oldcastle family. Oldcastle operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.


Oldcastle is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the Oldcastle family!


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Northfield is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Oldcastle Inc
Full time
Morris, Illinois 60450, US