Mercedes Benz Gastonia , NC 28051
Innovative products begin with talented, highly motivated individuals. Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA), the largest and most diverse company in the North American commercial vehicle market, invites you to join our dynamic, industry-leading workforce. Our world-class portfolio of brands, including Freightliner trucks, Western Star trucks, Detroit engines and components, Thomas Built Buses, and Freightliner Custom Chassis, offers the unique opportunity to follow your passion for automotives in business or technical fields at locations across North America. And when you work for a Daimler company, you join a global network of over 250,000 dedicated employees on 6 continents who share your passion. Apply today and explore the world of Daimler!
Move material within Plant, load and offload trucks, locate and store material, weigh out and count parts, operate necessary equipment, handle paperwork in prescribed manner, ensure safe operation practices following prescribed safety procedures, maintain safe equipment and maintain clean work area. Will be expected to learn, access and utilize various portions of the IMS/MRP and Shoptech systems. Will need to be able to understand and follow documented standard work, effectively operate kitting and sequencing operations, supermarkets, parts presentation, pick-to-light systems, tugger routes etc. Will maintain a constant focus on continuous improvement opportunities and lean manufacturing methodologies.
Tools and Equipment Used
Forklifts, scales, counting scales, banding machines, CRT, crane, company truck, yard truck, hand trucks, pallet jacks, related hand tools and all forms of mobile equipment.
Work Schedule: Candidates must have the ability to work any shift.
High school diploma (or equivalent) required
An attached resume is required
Forklift/Overhead Crane experience preferred
OSHA 29-CFR 1910.178 (1) Requires that only qualified operators be permitted to operate powered industrial trucks. Therefore, employee selected must demonstrate safe and productive operation of sit-down and stand-up lifts; successfully pass a Forklift Performance Evaluation within 5 working days; and take and pass a lift truck certification within the first 30 days on the job.
Applicants must be legally authorized to work permanently in the U.S. at the time of application.
Final candidate must successfully complete a pre-employment drug screen and criminal background check.
For an accommodation or special assistance with applying for a posted position, please contact our Human Resources department at 503-745-8982 or toll free 800-206-3369. For TTY/TDD enabled call 503-745-2137 or toll free 866-355-6935.