Logistics Associate (Forklift Operator)

Ecolab Inc. Greensboro , NC 27395

Posted 7 days ago

Ecolab is the leading global supplier of cleaning and sanitation products, programs and services to national quick serve restaurants and grocery chains. Known as 'Your Food Safety Experts', our mission is to provide a cleaning and sanitation program that helps ensure our customers have clean, food-safe environments while delivering savings to their bottom line.

The Logistics Associate (Forklift Operator) is responsible for the safe, accurate and timely delivery of materials to lines, storage of incoming raw materials in the warehouse and loading of outbound shipments to customers, storage of finished product in the warehouse, processing inbound shipments and outbound loads, maintaining accurate inventory, housekeeping, and other related functions.

What's in it For You:

  • The opportunity to take on some of the world's most meaningful challenges, helping customers achieve clean water, safe food, abundant energy and healthy environments

  • The ability to make an impact and shape your career with a company that is passionate about growth

  • The support of an organization that believes it is vital to include and engage diverse people, perspectives and ideas to achieve our best

  • Comprehensive benefits package starting day 1 of employment- medical, dental, vision, matching 401k, company paid pension, stock purchase plan, tuition reimbursement and more!

What You Will Do:

  • Move, label and store finished product from production lines into specified locations in Warehouse

  • Properly receive, unload and store incoming materials or deliver directly to lines

  • Maintain accurate inventories at all times

  • Supply production lines with materials required to produce finished product in a timely fashion

  • Uses various pieces of equipment (forklift, manual pallet jack, electric pallet jack, reach truck, and propane lift) to move pallets

  • Pick full pallets of product from warehouse and stage for loading or load direct onto trucks

  • Verifies quantities, quality of items and proper labeling of products that are being shipped

  • Examines all packaging and contents of items for conformance to customer specifications and verifies all information against the packing list and SAP

  • Perform pre-load trailer inspection

  • Identifies items with a quantity discrepancy and promptly communicates with Supervisor and/or Lead

  • Maintains the 5S cleanliness of warehouse area

  • Follows all safety procedures and policies

  • Follow all warehouse procedures and policies

Position Details:

  • City/State: Greensboro, NC

  • Pay Rate: $14.00/hour

  • Work Week and Shift:

  • 2nd shift: Mon

  • Fri, 2:00 pm-10:30 pm
  • 3rd Shift: Sun
  • Thu, 10:00 pm

  • 6:30 am

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or G.E.D. required

  • One year experience in plant or warehouse driving a forklift

  • Must be able to accurately perform basic mathematical calculations

  • Must be able to follow both written and verbal directions

  • Must be able to work overtime and weekends on a regular basis

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to lift and carry 50lbs

  • Must be able to pass a drug screen and physical exam

  • Must be able to perform all physical duties

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Previous experience using bar code scanners, warehouse management systems and SAP
  • Be able to properly utilize a manual pallet jack, electric pallet jack, reach lift and/or sit-down forklift
  • A minimal level of analytical ability is required

Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

At Ecolab, we believe the best teams are diverse and inclusive, and we are on a journey to create a workplace where every associate can grow and achieve their best. We are committed to fair and equal treatment of associates and applicants. We recruit, hire, promote, transfer and provide opportunities for advancement on the basis of individual qualifications and job performance. In all matters affecting employment, compensation, benefits, working conditions, and opportunities for advancement, we will not discriminate against any associate or applicant for employment because of race, religion, color, creed, national origin, citizenship status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expressions, genetic information, marital status, age, disability, or status as a covered veteran.

In addition, we are committed to furthering the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) through Affirmative Action (AA). Our goal is to fully utilize minority, female, disabled and covered veteran individuals at all levels of the workforce. Ecolab is a place where you can grow your career, own your future and impact what matters.

We will consider for employment all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance and the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.

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Logistics Associate (Forklift Operator)

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