Forklift Operator Direct Hire up to $23.00


Manufacturing and Production

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White Bear Lake

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Branch Information

Minneapolis, MN - Metro - (USA) 3600 Minnesota Drive Suite 850 MN Edina , MN 55435 Phone : 612-851-4600



Job Description

This is a direct hire placement that comes with a full benefits package including Healthcare, 401K match, Employee Stock Purchase Program, and Profit Sharing.

$18.00-$23.00 per hour DOE

1st shift: 6am-2:30pm, M-F

2nd shift: 2pm-10:30pm, M-F (need flexibility to also work 1st shift when needed)

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

*Provides production departments with material from inventory according to production schedule

*Moves material in process from one station to another (if necessary)

*Bands, wraps and/or packs finished goods, and labels material

*Moves finished goods from production area to finished goods inventory (yard or warehouse)

*Assist production with bottle necks and other material needs

*Provides general preventive maintenance on equipment

*Completes pre-shift/startup equipment checklist and reports any problems or concerns

*Maintains rough material and finished goods inventory yard organized and clean

*Completes production records as required

*Follows forklift rules and policies as described by Company policy

*Participates in safety, CI and other programs and meetings

*Performs other duties as required

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

*High school diploma/GED preferred but not required

*No minimum experience is required; however, forklift driving experienced is preferred

*Working knowledge of basic math and inventory techniques

*Successfully complete Forklift Driver licensing process

*Must be at least 18 years of age

*Ability to work in a safe manner

*Ability to recognize size/grade/quality of material

*Demonstrates ability to follow specific instructions and directions

*Demonstrate ability to stack material properly

*Ability to pay attention to surroundings

*Ability to identify safety issues in their work area, and notice equipment malfunctions

*Ability to understand basic verbal and written instructions in English; ability read and write basic English

*Ability to frequently get on and off a forklift, to withstand operations in rough surfaces, to work in a wide range of weather condition, and operate a forklift for extended periods of time

*Demonstrate eye-hand coordination