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Forklift Operator - Competitive Pay + Benefits!

Company: Glanbia Performance Nutrition
Location: Joliet
Posted on: September 23, 2022

Job Description:

Forklift OperatorEssential Functions:

  • Load, unload, move, count/pick, stack and stage product and materials using a sit down or stand-up forklift or other MH as required.
  • Maintain equipment and materials in a neat, clean and orderly fashion.
  • Inspect any assigned equipment on a daily basis. Operate all equipment in a safe and efficient manner following work methods and OSHA standards. Drives electric powered MHE equipped with lifting devices such as forklift, evaluating platforms to lift or stack products or materials.
  • Assist in maintaining/promoting the safety of the warehouse. Report issues and problems to management. Will support and abide by the company s safety program and all safety initiatives, policies and procedures.
  • Accurately pull and prepare product for shipment.
  • Responsible for filling out all documentation correctly and clearly.
  • Inspect all materials during picking, shipping and receiving to ensure product number accuracy and material is free of damage. Report any discrepancies.
  • Keep appropriate records and reports to guarantee that tight inventory control and security is maintained. Assist in physical inventories.
  • Coordinate as necessary with all other departments/functions, especially customer service, transportation, and maintenance.
  • Wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE): N95 Respirator, lab coat, safety shoes, safety glasses, bump cap, hearing protection, hair net, beard net, and nitrile gloves
  • Perform other duties as assignedKnowledge, Skills and Abilities:
    • Ability to read and write English fluently.
    • Oral and written communication skills are essential.
    • Basic math skills are required.
    • Good judgment and decision-making abilities.
    • Knowledge of Microsoft Office application including Excel and Word.Education/Experience:
      • High school diploma or equivalent
      • At least 1 year of manufacturing/distribution operations experience required.
      • At least 1 year of documented forklift experience is required. SIT DOWN, STAND UP AND REGULAR REACH TRUCK
      • RF scanning equipment experience is requiredLifting Demands:
        • Lift up to 55 lbs. on a frequent basis 6 inches off Ground to Waist.
        • Lift up to 30 lbs. on an occasional basis Waist to Shoulder.
        • Carry up to 55 lbs. on an occasional basis up to 10 feet.
        • Carry up to 55 lbs. on an occasional basis up 2 stairsBenefits:
          • 401(k) matching
          • Dental insurance
          • Medical insurance
          • Vision Insurance
          • Health savings account
          • FREE Life insurance
          • Paid time off
          • Parental leave
          • Tuition reimbursement Associated topics: ayudante de almacen y reparto, dockworker, loader, logistics agent, material handler, operate, operator warehouse, supply chain, unloader, warehouse engineer

Keywords: Glanbia Performance Nutrition, Joliet , Forklift Operator - Competitive Pay + Benefits!, Other , Joliet, Illinois

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