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Why You Should Work Here

At BTD, we are committed to helping our employees learn and grow. If you possess the desire to learn the metal fabrication trade, we will guide and train you to work both safely and smartly. Our dynamic and fast-paced environment encourages innovation and job ownership while rewarding those who succeed with future opportunities.

BTD is not just a job, it is a career. We care about our employees and our employees care about BTD. Together, our vision is what makes the company great!

We are proud of the work we do and we know you will be proud to be a part of our team!

Job Description

Under the direction of Warehouse Leader, expeditor and lead people, operate a yard tractor in order to most efficiently transport material and product throughout Company facilities.

Day to Day Responsibilities

  • Move trailers around Company property as needed.
  • Transport trailers containing finished goods to finished goods warehouse.
  • Unload and locate finished goods in finished goods warehouse.
  • Report any maintenance needs of trailers and yard tractor(s).
  • Keep yard tractor(s) clean, fueled and in proper working condition.
  • Occasionally locate and deliver expedited parts for shipping.
  • Time allowing, deliver dies from Building III to Production.
  • Drive forklift or Company pickup to deliver parts as needed.
  • Maintain a clean and safe work area.
  • Follow all safety regulations.
  • Must represent the Company in a professional, honest and forthright manner.
  • Must be capable of using Axapta software programs to enter time/payroll information, job information including

Safety is #1 at BTD: Our expectation is that every employee: 1) Strictly follows safety policies, rules and safe work methods. 2) Promptly corrects or reports safety hazards or unsafe conditions. Promptly reports injuries for prompt diagnosis and treatment. 3) Makes regular suggestions for safety process improvements to support continuous improvement in safety.

Minimum Years of Experience

Graduation from high school or equivalent. At least one year of recent experience. Must have Class A license with medical card. Ability to exercise initiation and self-motivation. Ability to perform basic material handling activities in a manufacturing/warehouse environment. Knowledge of related safety requirements to include proper use of safety equipment and proper safety precautions. Ability to operate and safely maneuver a forklift. Ability to understand, follow and issue routine oral and written instructions. Ability to understand and maintain effective working relationships with others. Must possess effective communication skills.

Salary or Hourly Rate

Competitive. 20% shift premium for 2nd shift. 30% premium for 3rd shift.


  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • HSA/FSA accounts
  • 401K
  • Every employee gets a $50,000 life insurance policy paid for by BTD
  • Short-term & long-term disability coverage
  • Additional benefits such as accident and critical illness insurance are offered

Application Information

All we need is your resume to start!

About Company
BTD is a fast growing company providing custom metalwork services for some of the world’s top brands from facilities in the Midwest and Southeast. We invest heavily in our people and our facilities.

1111 13th Ave SE, Detroit Lakes, Minnesota

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