Forklift Operator

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Miscellaneous


Reviews product list for daily production needs as provided by supervisoro Lifts, stacks, and transfers boxes/ bags of product and weighs bins as necessaryo Demonstrates flexibility in conducting the tasks requested by the Production Supervisoro Assists team working at the assigned department by cleaning and disinfecting production areas,hopper bins, containers and floors while utilizing air blower guns and cleaning utensilso Wraps pallets of boxes and bags with plastic saran wrap and places cardboard covers over binso Ensures production line has enough supplies to be run efficientlyo Inspects Forklift conditions and fills up tank of gas or charges the Forklift prior to use of vehicleo Operates Forklift to transfer bins of product from the storage line to the assigned departmento Utilizes Dumper Forklift to dump product onto the machinery hopper binso Utilizes Forklift to move bins to the designated storage line once License Plates are generatedo Uses scanning devises to track the location of where bins are removed from or stored ato Utilizes Forklift to load orders onto trucks and fumigation chambers when necessaryo Inspects and perform minor maintenance on the forklift or other equipmento Follows company GMPs, SOPs, HACCP Policy, BRC standards and Food Safety Policieso Performs proper cleaning by keeping work area clean and using common cleaning utensilso Cleans up production area and elsewhere at end of shift as directedo Picks up and stores away left over materials in the appropriate locationso Ensures that the floors are clean around the dumping areas on the production line assignedo Maintains the facility’s equipment, materials, and maintain a clean, neat, and orderlyo Complies with OSHA, SDS standards and Company Safety Procedureso Wears proper Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for the different tasks assignedo Operates all equipment in a safe and efficient manner following prescribed work methodso Completes Forklift check form and submits for to supervisor on a timely basiso Follows and understands Forklift policies while driving (i.e. seat belts, safe driving)o Actively participates in safety meetings which are held monthly o Other duties as assigned• RequirementsPhysical Demands:o While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands, fingers, andarms to finger, grasp, handle and feel. Employee will need to be able to listen and talk. Employee willbe frequently required to stand, walk, sit, bend, stoop, twist, kneel, crouch, and/ or crawl. Specificvision abilities may include close vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjustfocus.o Lifts up to 55lbso Withstands prolonged exposure to variable weather conditionsRequisite Skills/Qualifications:o High School diploma or equivalento Previous Experience: 1-2 years of experience in a manufacturing environmento Certificates, license and skills: Forklift In-house certificate program is required prior to operatingequipment

Skills Required:


Skills Desired

Heavy Lifting

Organization :

Posted Date : 05/22/2020

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