Forklift Operator/Material Handler

Intrepid By Vitalsource Fort Wayne , IN 46801

Posted 4 months ago

Job Description:

Become a part of an innovative team at Ingram helping to revolutionize the way publishers make books available in an on-demand world. Ingram Content Group is recruiting for a Equipment Operator to join our growing business in our Fort Wayne, Indiana facility. An Equipment Operator operates motorized equipment and uses a radio frequency scanner to perform stocking activities such as pull down or put away while physically stacking product on/off of pallets.

Essential Duties:

  • Operates motorized equipment and uses a radio frequency scanner to perform stocking activities such as pull down or put away.

  • Moves stock as assigned.

  • Signs out motorized equipment after completing a daily safety checklist.

  • Reports any unsafe conditions to the supervisor.

  • Stacks product physically onto and off of pallets repetitively throughout the designated shift.

  • Loads and unloads trucks

Essential Physical Demands:

  • Ability to walk and stand continuously during the assigned shift

  • Ability to pass physical examination that includes testing for satisfactory vision (distance, peripheral, and depth perception), hearing, and blood pressure/pulse exams for safe operation of motorized equipment

  • Ability to escalate up to 25 feet in height on equipment

  • Ability to lift/carry in full range of motion up to 70lbs during the assigned shift 30lbs or less continuously, 50lbs frequently, and 70lbs occasionally

  • Ability to push/pull in a warehouse environment up to 130lbs force to push during the assigned shift 1-50lbs continuously, 51-70lbs occasionally, and 71-130lbs as needed for battery changes

  • Ability to grip/grasp continuously during the assigned shift

  • Ability to bend, squat/kneel, twist/turn, climb, crawl, reach above shoulder, and type/keyboard frequently during the assigned shift

  • Ability to work designated shift including overtime as required, which could include time before or after the designated shift and/or weekends

  • Exposure to wide range of temperatures

Ingram Content Group Inc. is the world's largest and most trusted distributor of physical and digital content. Thousands of publishers, retailers, and libraries worldwide use our products and services to realize the full business potential of books, regardless of format. Ingram has earned its lead position and reputation by offering excellent service and creating innovative, integrated solutions. Our customers have access to best-of-class digital, audio, print, print-on-demand, inventory management, wholesale and full-service distribution programs.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Certification as an equipment operator or qualified for certification
  • 1 year work experience in at least one previous job
  • 6 months work experience which included walking, standing, lifting/carrying, pushing/pulling, gripping/grasping, bending, squatting/kneeling, twisting/turning, climbing, crawling, reaching above shoulders, typing/keyboard
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Forklift Operator/Material Handler

Intrepid By Vitalsource