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Warehouse, Special Equipment Operator 3 (Piv/Forklift Operator) (4389-159)

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Graphic Packaging Shelbyville , IL 62565

Posted 4 months ago

Graphic Packaging International is growing company, and we know our team is the reason why we're successful. We achieve our goals by delivering value to our customers, building a high-performance culture for our employees and creating superior returns for our shareholders. We strive to be an environmentally responsible leader in our industry and in the communities where we operate.

Our Shelbyville location is currently seeking qualified individuals to join our Warehouse Department as an entry level PIT (PIV/Forklift ) Operator. We offer outstanding opportunities for our employees to advance their careers through on-the-job training and job progression. Base pay starts at $14.91, and progresses to $16.61 after 6 months. We offer a wide array of benefits including, but not limited to paid vacation & holidays, shift differential, optional health, dental, and life insurance, 401(k) with match, gainshare.

Duties and Responsibilities include:

  • Operate various powered industrial trucks (PIT).

  • Record in-process of raw material from warehouse to production and/or production to warehouse.

  • Deliver materials associated with scheduled lines running in assigned department.

  • Load and unload trailers.

  • Operate auto balers and shredders.

  • Collect, weigh, and monitor various grades of paper scrap that is generated by production.

  • Maintain high degree of housekeeping; collect and dump department trash.

  • Understand the process of starting up and shutting down the scrap take-away system.

  • Operate hand-held RF scanners, ensuring inventory accuracy; assist in inventory reconciliation.

  • Perform all duties in a safe, quality-focused and productive manner, in accordance with established requirements.

  • Perform other miscellaneous duties that may be assigned by department supervision.

Required Skills

Required Knowledge, Skills, and/or Abilities include:

The duties and responsibilities described above are the essential functions of the job. The qualifications below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • High School diploma or GED.

  • Ability to successfully complete GPI PIT examinations and maintain certification.

  • Ability to perform all duties in a safe, efficient and orderly manner.

  • Ability to effectively interact with others.

  • Ability to speak, read and write English, and interpret written instructions.

  • Must have basic computer skills.

  • Self-motivated, and possess the ability to work in a fast-paced environment with limited supervision.

  • Ability to work a 12-hour shift; Ability to fulfill overtime requirements.

  • Valid driver's license.

  • Good depth perception

  • Ability to perform the essential functions of the position, with or without accommodation. This includes lifting to 50 lbs, and pushing full carts (2-person job)

Preferred Knowledge, Skills, and/or Abilities include:

  • Minimum of 1 years of PIT experience, strongly preferred.

Required Experience

About Graphic Packaging International:

Graphic Packaging International, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Graphic Packaging Holding Company (NYSE: GPK), is committed to providing consumer packaging that makes a world of difference. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, we are a leading global provider of paper-based packaging solutions for a wide variety of products for food, beverage, foodservice and other consumer products companies. We are one of the largest producers of folding cartons and hold a leading market position in solid bleached sulfate, coated unbleached kraft and coated recycled paperboard. Graphic Packaging's customers include some of the most widely- recognized companies in the world.

Graphic Packaging has approximately 17,000 employees working in more than 60 locations in North and South America, Europe and the Pacific Rim. We are committed to workplace diversity and offer compensation and benefit programs that are among the best in the industry to reward the talented people who make our company successful. We invite you to review the following employment opportunity and to learn more about us at

Inspired Packaging. A World of Difference.

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