Contact Industries is currently seeking an experienced Forklift Driver
Shift Hours: Monday thru Thursday, 5:30am-4:00pm we work overtime on Fridays as required
Employment Type: Full-Time
Level: experienced (at least 1 year)
Skill set looking for:
Operate a forklift (electric lift, sit-down standard forklift)
Basic technology skills (will operate handscanner and Ipad)
Experienced in an enviroment with multiple forklifts operating, moving, and working amongst pedestrians.
Can all forklift rules and safety regulations
Job duties include:
Keep all doorways, aisles, electrical panel boxes, and fire extinguishers clear at all times
Responsible for keeping assigned area stoked with material and taking away finished product
Fast, pace enviroment
Some facility and warehousing responsibilities as well
Make sure all trash is dumped at least daily or more often as necessary.
Notify supervisor of any damage to forklift or buildings immediately
Make sure all units are tagged and banded securely before placing material in bays.
Properly carry loads at a safe speed per Forklift training and signoffs
Maintain safety around pedestrians and work center personnel
Perform required maintenance checks in the required intervals.
Keep bays at least 18 inches away from wall and maintain 3-foot aisle ways between in warehouse bays
Keep bays of material in order and organized and safe.
Perform necessary housekeeping duties to keep warehouse neat and organized per 5S standards and standard work.
Maintain good communication with other lift drivers on common, as well as off shift
Strong emphasis on safety
PPE use required
Friendly environment where management and employees sometimes work side-by-side
Not temperature controlled
If it is cold outside, then is cold inside. If it is hot outside, then it is hot inside
Standing, walking, stooping, bending, lifting to 5lbs continuously throughout shift
Loud due to the machines (must wear hearing protection while on the production floor)
Dusty due to wood products (must wear safety googles while on the production floor
Company employees enjoy benefits including PTO, Employer subsidized Medical and Dental insurance, Vision, STD, Accidental and Critical Illness Coverage, Company Match 401k, Paid Holidays, Employee Appreciation events, Company Training, Advancement Opportunities