Forklift Operator

Industry

Manufacturing and Production

Advert ID

USA_465287

Valid City, State or Zip Code

Kearny

Job Type

Contract

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

Up to USD13.41/wk

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Hackensack, NJ - (USA) 505 Main St NJ Hackensack , NJ 07601 Phone : 201-342-6962

Branch Phone Number

201-342-6962

Job Description

The primary objective of this position is support the production line with the movement of materials and finished goods in order to ensure proper material flow to run the line efficiently.



Principal Duties and Responsibilities:



Operate lift truck in a safe, productive manner in accordance with all safety procedures

Fill out daily checklist for forklift

Fill LP tanks as needed following all safety procedures

Ensure proper color stenciling and UPC label wrappers are correct on product being moved

Communicate with shipping team as tasks determine

Maintain housekeeping in shipping areas including periodic cleaning of forklifts

Load and unload finished products and any related raw materials following proper procedures

Knowledge of warehouse storage areas and location of all products including samples and accessory items

Assist other plant personnel as needed

Monitor inventories and turn over in timely manner

Notify your supervisor immediately of any accident, near miss accident or on-the-job injury when it occurs no matter how insignificant it may seem

Operate equipment only when you are trained in its use or are working with or under the direction of a qualified employee, and you are authorized to do so by your supervisor

Wear proper personal protective equipment (PPE) at all times

ESSENTIAL PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS/WORK ENVIRONMENT:

The employee should possess the ability to:



Ability to routinely lift up to 40 lbs without assistance

Ability to routinely lift up to 80 lbs with assistance

Work for up to 8 hours in extreme hot/cold manufacturing environment

Operate/sit/drive for up to 8 hours continuously.

Routinely ascend and descend stairs and forklift to enter work areas

Safeguard self with Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) - steel toed shoes, ear plugs, eye protection (glasses, goggles, and/or face mask) as necessary for task

Must pass a drug test for this position.



THIS IS A 1ST SHIFT POSITION HOURS RUNNING FROM 8AM-5PM