Forklift Operators - $17 per hour
Company: Headway Workforce Solutions
Posted on: August 6, 2022
On behalf of Hickory Farms, Headway Workforce Solutions is
currently seeking reliable, motivated Forklift Operator positions
for the Hickory Farms Distribution Center in Joliet, IL. This is an
exciting seasonal position starting in June and closing in late
December 2022. The prime function of this position is to operate
the Forklift to move supplies throughout the warehouse.
Essential Job Duties Include:
- Safely and efficiently use material handling equipment
(Forklift) to unload, load, pull or move product and supplies
throughout the warehouse.
- Perform daily equipment checks prior to the beginning of
assigned shift, including checking the battery, brakes, lift hook
controls, and fire extinguisher.
- Properly count, wrap, and tag items for receipt and shipment,
assuring the accuracy of shipping & receiving.
- Uses supply tickets to ensure proper location of stock within
the Warehouse Locator System.
- Removes selected items from the slot, using efficient physical
dexterity and depth perception.
- Safely transports finished goods to freezer, cooler and dry
- Responsible for the accuracy of inventory transactions and the
establishment of proper controls in conjunction with the Warehouse
- Examining products to verify conformance to quality
Applicants must acknowledge that the physical demands of this
position are required to successfully fulfill the essential duties
of this role.
- Exert up to 50 lbs and/or 20 lbs of force frequently.
- Able to stand up a minimum of 8 hours per day.
- Exposure to frequent temperature changes; cold and warm.
- Must be able to go in and out of cooler and freezer.
- Having good eye-hand-foot coordinationQualifications:
- 1 year related stand up forklift experience required
- Consent to a Hickory Farms' Drug Screen, Background Check, and
Visual Acuity tests.
- Successful completion of Hickory Farms' Forklift Driver
Training and Certification program.
- Experience picking orders utilizing an RF scanner
- Excellent verbal, written, and mathematical skills relevant to
Hours: 7:00 AM - 3:30 PM, Monday - Friday. Must be willing to work
overtime hours as needed. *Part-time hours are available
Pay Rate: $17 per hour
About Hickory Farms Hickory Farms has been committed to providing
unique food gift ideas since 1951. For almost 70 years we've
offered gift baskets and specialty foods that families across the
country enjoy. To learn more about our brand and culture,
About Headway Headway Workforce Solutions is a leading B2B
(Business to Business) provider of workforce solutions with an
array of contract-based integrated services and national staffing
solutions. Passionate about our work and dedicated to our clients,
we are committed to exceeding expectations in the human capital
service sector. To learn more about us visit:
Headway Workforce Solutions provides equal employment opportunities
(EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard
to race, national origin, religion, age, color, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity, disability, genetics, or protected
veteran status. In addition to federal law requirements, Headway
Workforce Solutions 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, training, tuition assistance, education,
social recreation programs and benefits. Associated topics: clerk,
dock, forklift operator, logistics agent, logistics technician,
material handler, servicer, trainee, unloading, warehouse
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