NEEDED FORKLIFT DRIVERS - DAY SHIFT
Forklift Driver performs duties, takes and responsibilities associated with product movement within a warehouse/plant environment using RF system location devices to ensuring accuracy.
Operate forklift safely and timely
Drive inside the freezer warehouses and other areas as needed for extended periods of time, Zero degree Fahrenheit or below
Learn and apply all necessary shipping, inventory, staging, warehousing procedures
Learn and apply all stacking patterns for various size cases and stacking procedures for all material
Learn and apply all safety procedures in the warehouse, dock area, and Forklift battery changing area
Must know how to properly change Forklift battery
Learn and apply all paperwork procedures that are necessary in the areas of warehouse and shipping
Restack boxes that were poorly stacked or on a broken pallet, as needed
Follow company policies and safety procedures
Other duties that are reasonably associated with the above essential functions of the job
Report to supervisor if you have extra time or need another job assignment
Must be able to stack boxes as high as 80 inches
Must follow RF practices and procedures which include the following:
Always drive with the Handheld Device or RF Scanner stored
Read the information on the screen while stopped
Point the laser (scanner) at the sign or label
When the beam is on the barcode, release the trigger to scan
A "positive" beep will be heard
Try scanning at a slight angle to the sign or label. Sometimes scanning straight, the label does not work as well
Never point the laser at another person or yourself
Never point the laser at someone's eyes
Do not give your login and password to another person
Do not allow another lift operator or person to user your equipment, always logoff.
Do not attempt to remove components from the forklift
Completely log off system if not using the RF equipment
Check RF equipment and forklift before staring shift. If you notice anything unusual report it immediately and do not use the equipment
Must have Highstacking and Rack Stacking experience
Must have 2 years Forklift Driver experience
Must pass Forklift, Highstacking and Rack Stacking evaluation
Must pass Company's Forklift certification course
Must be able to work in extreme cold temperatures
Must be able to read/write English
Must be able to work with other employees, departments and supervisors
Must be willing to work weekends and overtime as needed
Must maintain high quality and production standards
Reliable attendance is an essential function of the job
Frozen Storage 0 and below.
Industrial plant environment with related noise and temperatures.
Must be able to pass job specific Physical Ability Test (PAT)
Temperatures range from -10 to 50 degree Fahrenheit and acclimate to sudden changes in temperature
Noise produced by manufacturing machinery up to 92 decibels
Must be able to climb stairs up to 5ft daily
Must be able to (push up and) down dock plates
Must be able to do repetitive movements of bending, reaching up to 49" (shoulder height) overhead and forward up to 24", pushing & pulling an average weight of 10 - (50) lbs.
Must be able to lift to (50) pounds
Must be able to stand for prolonged periods of time on concrete and/or metal grating
Requires climbing, standing, squatting, kneeling, bending, twisting, flexion/extension and cervical rotation of the neck, lifting and other physical movements to perform job
Employment is contingent upon drug screen, background verification and skills test required for some positions.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.