Operations

Distribution Forklift Operator - 2nd Shift

REPORTS TO THIS POSITION TITLE  Distribution 2nd Shift Team Leader

PURPOSE

To support the Distribution warehouse teams through effective management and organization of palletized product.

POSITION ACCOUNTABLE FOR THE FOLLOWING KEY RESULTS

  •          Loading and Unloading of pallets of product for trailers
  •          Pulling orders from warehouse racks using an RF scanner
  •          Performing forklift inspection at the start of shift to ensure that your equipment is in good working condition before operating  and report any issues
  •          Staging and palletizing product to be wrapped for shipment
  •          Performing light Quality Control to ensure that products are being moved to the  correct locations
  •          General Clean up and maintenance of your work area

 

TALENT PROFILE

  •          Ability to drive different styles of Fork Lifts: sit-down, stand-up, cherry picker and electric palled jack.
  •          Simple math and configuration skills
  •          Quick to analyze priorities and focus on emergent needs
  •          Safe loading of trucks and coordinating to staging areas
  •          Multi-task and change priorities, based on the needs of the business, effectively

BEHAVIORS AND PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES

  •          An effective team player with a positive attitude
  •          Can be flexible to accommodate change
  •          Puts safety first and practices good housekeeping

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE

  •          High school diploma or GED
  •          1 – 3 years of warehouse experience preferred

COMPUTER SOFTWARE AND/OR EQUIPMENT, TOOLS, MACHINES

Lift trucks

PC experience

Calculator

Hand carts

 

 

PHYSICAL WORK ENVIRONMENT

Will be exposed to indoor manufacturing/distribution facilities as well as outside weather elements.

SAFETY REQUIREMENTS

Must be forklift certified and aware of safe driving practices.

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

Must be able to lift up to 40 pounds, or over 50 pounds with a team lift. Job requires 80% sitting and 20% standing and or walking.