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LEAD FORKLIFT/PALLET JACK OPERATOR

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SHIFT:   DAY & NIGHT

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTION:

Move product within facility as directed. Move bare and packaged product pallets, bins, equipment and packaging supplies as directed. Must weigh and record results. Keep records as required. Maintain even and constant flow of product. Make sure forklift/pallet jack is in good running condition. Report any problems or concerns to the forklift mechanic. Lead, direct, and train Forklift/Pallet Jack Operators under their area of responsibility as directed by the shift supervisor. May be asked to rotate to a different area of the plant (same position and shift) based on business need. Other duties assigned by the supervisor.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

Continuous use of both hands; including grasping, pulling and pushing. Sight, hearing, lifting, standing, climbing stairways, walking and balancing both feet on even and uneven surfaces, bending, twisting, crawling, stooping, kneeling, reaching forward, reaching overhead, reaching below shoulder, wrist turning, neck turning. Must be able to work in cold temperatures. Must be able to lift up to 60 lbs. Must wear corrective lenses if required on driver’s license.

 

Requirements

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Must train in forklift/pallet jack operations to attain a forklift pallet jack certification. Must train to learn how to use the forklift attachments. Must operate forklift/pallet jack safely at all times and areas in the facility. Must have strong verbal and written communication skills. Must be able to lead and direct forklift and pallet jack operators in a safe and effective manner. May be required to work overtime or Saturdays depending on business need. Must pass a drug/alcohol, physical and functional capacity evaluation.
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