ABOUT COKE NORTHEAST:
We are Coca-Cola Beverages Northeast, one of the largest Coca-Cola bottlers in the US. United, we are world-class people producing, selling, and distributing iconic beverage brands to the communities we champion and serve. We get stuff done through our unwavering dedication to our values: quality, integrity, commitment, resourcefulness, and diversity. Join our growing family!
WHY JOIN COKE NORTHEAST?
Work with some of the most recognized brands in the world: Coca-Cola, Sprite, Dr. Pepper, Monster, and Moxie (just to name a few)
Huge career growth opportunity as we expand our reach in the Northeast
Highly competitive pay/compensation
A fast-paced, get-stuff-done work environment that celebrates success as a family
Money-saving programs: tuition assistance, fitness reimbursement, and scholarship opportunities
Discounts with Verizon, GMC, Disney, Ford, and other companies
An excellent benefits* package:
Full insurance suite- health, dental, vision, life, and short/long-term disability
100% company-matched 401k
Paid vacations, holidays, personal, and sick days
Keep reading below to learn about the specifics of this position. Regardless of role or location in our company, we are proud to be one team!
JOB LOCATION(S): East Hartford, CT
The Forklift Operator is responsible for moving product or materials in a production or warehouse environment using powered tools and vehicles.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
Operate industrial vehicles and equipment to transport raw materials, full goods and/or finished goods to designated area
Load and unload trailers and/or route trucks
Move product and/or materials manually as required
Assist with shipping and receiving functions as directed
Ensure compliance with regulatory and company policies and procedures
High school diploma, GED or equivalent preferred
Minimum 6 months of general work experience required
Forklift certification required
1+ years of prior warehouse, stocking and/or forklift experience preferred
Must have the ability to lift, carry and position product weighing up to 50 pounds above shoulder height without assistance
Must have the ability to push and pull manual and powered material handling equipment (i.e., pallet jack, hand-truck etc.) containing product loads for a minimum of 100 yards without assistance
It is impossible to list every requirement for, or responsibility of, any position. Similarly, we cannot identify all the skills a position may require since job responsibilities and the Company's needs may change over time. Therefore, the above job description is not comprehensive or exhaustive. The Company reserves the right to adjust, add to, or eliminate any aspect of the above description. The Company also retains the right to require all employees to undertake additional or different job responsibilities when necessary to meet business needs. We get stuff done!
Coke Northeast requires all applicants to undergo a background verification process prior to commencing employment with the Company. Employment with Coke Northeast is contingent on the satisfactory completion of a pre-employment background check and drug screen. Where applicable, driving records, including minor moving violations, will be evaluated according to Coke Northeast's guidelines to determine eligibility for the position.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER STATEMENT:
Coke Northeast is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state, or local protected class.
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