Serving Iowa's lumber and building supply needs since 1927.

  • CORNING BUILDING726 Davis Ave
    Corning, IA 50841
    (641) 322-3046
  • CORNING DESIGN709 Davis Ave
    Corning, IA 50841
    (641) 418-8065
  • CLARINDA1201 E Gardfield
    Clarinda, IA 51632
    (712) 542-5603
  • ATLANTIC110 E 3rd
    Atlantic, IA 50022
    (712) 243-4385
  • CRESTON604 Sheldon Ave
    Creston, IA 50801
    (641) 782-3310

Job Opportunities


General Manager

Serve as a liaison between the company owners and store managers. Assist in manager meetings. Keep abreast of lumber and panel prices. Be alert to market prices and conditions. Set cost and retails for lumber and commodity items. Travel to store locations to make sure that stores and lumberyards are clean ,stocked and in order. Work with store managers to keep up with employee needs, concerns and expectations. Set up meetings with vendors. Facilitate customer appreciation and vendor “How to Do” meetings for contractors. Travel to various markets to become aware of and purchase new and improved items for company locations to keep current merchandise levels and meeting customer needs.

Part-Time Lumber Yard / Sales Associate – Hardware – Building Center Manager, Corning, IA

MUST BE ABLE TO DRIVE A FORKLIFT AND LIFT AT LEAST 60 POUNDS. LUMBER KNOWLEDGE PREFERRED BUT WILL TRAIN THE RIGHT PERSON. HARD WORKING, SELF-MOTIVATED, ON TIME AND RELIABLE IS A MUST. SOME WEEKENDS REQUIRED.

Job includes:
UNLOADING TRUCKS, KEEPING THE LUMBER YARD STOCKED AND CLEAN, ASSEMBLING LOADS FOR DELIVERY, HELPING ASSOCIATES IN THE STORE AND VARIOUS OTHER DUTIES.

Full-Time Lumber Yard / Sales Associate – Hardware – Building Center Manager, Clarinda, IA

MUST BE ABLE TO DRIVE A FORKLIFT AND LIFT AT LEAST 60 POUNDS. LUMBER KNOWLEDGE PREFERRED BUT WILL TRAIN THE RIGHT PERSON. HARD WORKING, SELF-MOTIVATED, ON TIME AND RELIABLE IS A MUST. CDL PREFERRED WILL WORK WITH TO OBTAIN.

Job includes:
UNLOADING TRUCKS, KEEPING THE LUMBER YARD STOCKED AND CLEAN, ASSEMBLING AND DELIVERING LOADS TO CUSTOMERS, HELPING ASSOCIATES IN THE STORE AND VARIOUS OTHER DUTIES. SOME WEEKENDS REQUIRED.

Resumes

Send resumes only to:
bcurrin@akinlbr.com
OR mail to:
Akin Building Center
P.O. Box 227
Corning, IA 50841
Absolutely no walk-ins or calls accepted.