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FORKLIFT/PALLET JACK OPERATOR

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SHIFT:    NIGHT

PURPOSE:  

To handle forklift and or pallet jack in a fast pace area with safe operating skill. Handle all product and/or materials in bulk form.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTION:

 Move product within the complex as directed. Move pallets, pallets of finished products, bins, and packaging supplies as directed. Move support equipment as directed. Must weigh and record weights as directed. Must be able to read and write. Maintain even and constant flow of product. Keep records as required. Operate equipment in a safe, efficient manner. Make sure the forklift/pallet jack is in good running condition and report anything that is wrong to the forklift mechanic.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

Continuous use of both hands; including grasping, pulling and pushing. Use of sight, hearing, standing, walking, sitting, lifting, carrying, reaching forward, reaching overhead, reaching below the shoulder, bending, twisting, neck turning. Must be able to lift 50 to 60 pounds. Must wear corrective lenses if required/listed on driver’s license.

 

 

Requirements

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Must be trainable in forklift/pallet jack operations to acquire forklift/pallet jack certification. Must be trainable in the use of a bin dump attachment on forklift if necessary. Must be able to demonstrate safe forklift/pallet jack operation around people and equipment inside and outside of buildings. Must be able to read and write English. Bilingual preferred. Must pass physical, functional capacity, and drug/alcohol exam.
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