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Crate Builder

Chino, CA, US, 91710

Dec 28, 2021


We're offering a $2000 SIGN ON BONUS for this role!! 




dormakaba (Alvarado) is seeking a Crate Builder to join our Operations team in Chino, CA! This position is responsible for assembling boxes and crates used for shipping equipment and products for and effective shipment by wrapping and crating items with care!




  • Builds crate around large or odd-shaped articles using pre-assembled materials
  • Reads blueprint, work order, and other specifications, and inspects product to determine size and shape of container, materials to be used, and types of supports and braces to be used
  • Assembles materials using handheld stapling gun
  • Places product in container, manually or using hoist
  • Wraps and pads product with cardboard, foam, or other packing material
  • Wraps and tightens metal bands around crate, using banding equipment
  • Attaches identification labels for shipping destination, weight, and type of product contained in crate
  • Follows all required safety procedures
  • Maintains clean, organized, and safe work environment




  • Minimum High School Diploma or equivalent
  • 1 year experience as a warehouse / factory worker (general laborer) preferred
  • Effectively read and write in English
  • Proficient with simple hand tools and stapling gun
  • Ability to lift and move material and parts up to 50lbs
  • Ability to move in a variety of ways including standing, squatting, stretching, and bending, as needed to build large crates and boxes





  • Candidates who embrace dormakaba’s core values will be most successful in our organization: Trust, Customer First, Curiosity, Courage and Performance
  • Team player and strong collaborator
  • Problem solver (always brings solutions, enjoys challenges)
  • Dependable (reliable and follows through on commitments)




  • An opportunity to work in global company with a family culture and strong core values (Trust, Customer First, Curiosity, Courage and Performance)
  • Competitive pay with great benefits options (Medical, Dental, Vision, Life and Disability insurance, 401k), Paid Time Off and Holiday Pay
  • Career fulfillment with growth and development opportunities 
  • Employee discounts (online discounts for shopping, travel, insurance etc.) and much more!



*Our Sign-On Bonus applies for this role and is paid in two installments following 90 and 180 days of employment. 



The Federal Executive Order 14042 on COVID-19 requires all current and new employees of government contractors to comply with one of the following on or before the Federal deadline date:

  1. Received their final vaccination dose – either their second dose of Pfizer or Moderna, or single dose of Johnson & Johnson OR
  2. Submitted a medical exemption/accommodation request for approval OR
  3. Submitted a religious belief exemption/accommodation request for approval.


dormakaba is a federal contractor which means all our team members must comply with this order by the Federal deadline to start and continue employment with us. Our Talent Acquisition team will confirm the Federal deadline date at the time an offer is made to help ensure compliance.


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