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We are always looking for enthusiastic, customer focused individuals to join our team. To apply for employment, print the form below and come by one of our locations today, or submit your resume with the easy form below! You may see what open positions we have here as well.

Gabriel Building Supply Ponchatoula is a full service lumberyard/home center that has been locally owned and family operated for over 80 years. Nothing short of perfection is accepted when it comes to customer service and providing value to our customers.

WE LOVE OUR EMPLOYEES—AND THEY LOVE US!

Gabriel Building Supply is more like family to me. I feel heard and appreciated. A good job isn't something you are searching for. It is something you find while working.
— Elizabeth G.
Gabriel's is an easy-going and busy place to work. They give us one day per week off and make overtime available. They constantly upgrade their equipment to make it reliable.
— Bobby P.
I like all of the people at Gabriel's, because they are good people. They took care of me when I was down with Covid.
— Larry C.
The dedicated work force & appreciative owners make Gabriel Building Supply the best company that I have worked for in the past 20 years.
— Philip M.
My favorite thing about working at Gabriel's is that management allows opportunity for employee suggestions, opinions, and personal growth. The positive support from management, as well as co-workers can be seen on display every day. Each day presents new challenges and learning opportunities, which we tackle as a team. I personally feel I have found my work home and look forward to a lengthy and productive career.
— Linda A.

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

CDL DRIVER - FULL TIME

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Full Time Position
Benefits Include: Employee discount, Weekly Pay, Health insurance and Paid time off

Be at home every night! CDL Class B drivers are needed for regional deliveries of building materials. Daytime only, weekdays and Saturdays. Meet new people! Come be our customer representative out on the job site. DOT compliant application and driving record release will be required. The operation of a truck-mounted forklift is a must, but training will be provided.

The main responsibility of this position is the delivery of customer merchandise in a timely, safe and efficient manner. Other duties may be assigned as needed, including but not limited to, customer loading in the pick-up area, and assembly and loading of customer orders. The ideal applicant is hard-working, trustworthy, self-motivated, and a team player. Employees in this position are required to interact with customers on the job site in a friendly, helpful manner and may have to assist in customer service issues as they arise.

Job Requirements:

  • Class A or B CDL **or** Chauffeur's License
  • At least 18 years of age
  • Basic math skills including addition, subtraction, multiplication, division
  • Read, write and communicate using the English language sufficient to perform job functions
  • Ability to operate store equipment including forklifts and pallet jacks, forklift training/certification will be provided
  • Physical ability to move large, bulky, and/or heavy merchandise
  • Ability to read maps and follow specific delivery directions and instructions
  • Ability to work in both inside and outside environmental conditions
  • Physical ability to perform tasks that may require prolonged standing, sitting, and other activities necessary to perform job duties


This is a 5 day/45-hour workweek, including Saturdays, with one day off during the week. Benefits are available after the completion of the 90-day probationary period. Hourly rate will be determined depending on experience. Pre-employment drug testing will be required, as well as random samples throughout employment. Additional basic skills testing may be required, will be administered internally.

DOT compliant application and driving record release will be required. All applications may be emailed, faxed, mailed, or dropped off, however, no applicants will be seen without a prior appointment. An appointment will be initiated by a Gabriel’s representative if the job criteria are met.

Please apply in person at the Ponchatoula location during regular business hours.

Pre-Employment drug testing is required. Additional random testing may be administered based on the job description.

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INSIDE SALES ASSOCIATE

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Full-Time Position
Benefits Include: Employee discount, Weekly Pay, Health insurance and Paid time off

Do you love construction, woodworking, or just DIY in general? Come share your knowledge with our customers! The inside sales associates assist with everything from locating a plumbing part, to estimating blueprints for new construction. Full time, 7-5 weekday shifts, and 7-1 on Saturdays. 

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CASHIER

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Full-Time Position
Benefits Include: Employee discount, Weekly Pay, Health insurance and Paid time off

We are looking for employees that excel at customer service! The cashier position is a fun, fast-paced job that requires personality, enthusiasm, and love to help customers. Our schedule has you home with your family at night, and our weekends are only Saturdays until 1 pm. 

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WAREHOUSE ASSOCIATE

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Full-Time Position
Benefits Include: Employee discount, Weekly Pay, Health insurance and Paid time off

The main responsibility of this position is assisting customers with loading their purchases, and unloading and stocking merchandise when delivered to the yard. 

The job duties consist of but are not limited to:

  • Assisting customers by loading materials efficiently, accurately, and safely
  • Verifying, unloading, and stocking materials as they are delivered to the yard
  • Pulling and loading material for deliveries
  • General housekeeping of the warehouse to maintain a safe work environment

Other duties may be assigned as needed.

The ideal applicant is hard-working, trustworthy, self-motivated, and a team player. 

Job Requirements:

  • At least 18 years of age 
  • Basic math skills including addition, subtraction, multiplication, division
  • Read, write and communicate using the English language sufficient to  perform job functions
  • Ability to operate store equipment including forklifts and pallet jacks, forklift training/certification will be provided
  • Physical ability to move large, bulky, and/or heavy merchandise
  • Ability to work in both inside and outside environmental conditions
  • Physical ability to perform tasks that may require prolonged standing, sitting, and other activities necessary to perform job duties

This is a 5 day/45-hour workweek, including Saturdays. Benefits are available after the completion of the 90-day probationary period. Hourly rate will be determined depending on experience. Pre-employment drug testing will be required, as well as random samples throughout employment. Additional basic skills testing may be required, will be administered internally.

All applications may be emailed, faxed, mailed, or dropped off, however, no applicants will be seen without a prior appointment. An appointment will be initiated by a Gabriel's representative if the job criteria are met.

Pre-Employment drug testing is required. Additional random testing may be administered based on the job description. 

Printable Employment Application

** Pre-Employent drug testing is required. Additional random testing may be administered based on job description. 

All applications may be emailed, faxed, mailed or dropped off, however no applicants will be seen without prior appointment. Appointment will be initiated by a Gabriel's representative if the job criteria are met.

Contact Information: 510 West Pine Street Ponchatoula, La. 70454 fax: 985-386-0862.

Gabriel Building Supply provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Gabriel Building Supply complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.