Forklift Operator-1st Shift $17 (1161)

Gainesville, GA 30507

Employment Type: Contract to Perm Industry: Forklift Job Number: LR750918037

Job Description

Established cold storage facility that provides temperature-controlled warehousing and transportation to food producers, restaurants, schools, and retail outlets such as grocery stores. 

$ 17.00/ hr Mon - Fri 8:00am - 4:30pm (overtime as requested)

  • Health insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Paid time off

Primary Responsibility:

Under general supervision, A Stand-up Forklift or (Reach) Lift Truck Operator (LTO), Warehouse Worker will ensure safe and accurate receipt, storage, and shipment of food products utilizing equipment.

Essential Functions:
  • Load and unload freight using equipment in an efficient and safe manner.
  • Move product to storage areas with proper equipment.
  • Efficiently stack and safely store the merchandise in the designated area
  •  Pick orders for shipment and assemble various types of merchandise to be shipped.
  • Check or count freight for accuracy and/or damage 
  • Assist in maintaining the security of the warehouse.
  • Conduct operations in a manner, which promotes safety.
  • Participate in physical inventories, as needed.
  • As directed by management, perform labeling, sorting, wrapping, packing, and repacking.
  • Operate equipment safely and efficiently. Equipment to include (but not limited to) stand up forklifts, stand up straddle trucks, walk behinds, pallet jacks, double pallet jacks, and radio frequency equipment.
  • Promptly Report all safety malfunctions on equipment.
  • Comply with OSHA standards.
  • Must be able to meet production standards.
  • Maintain a clean, neat, and orderly work environment.
  • Follow attendance policy, show up for work on time, and ready to work assigned shift
  • Charge or change forklift battery as needed.
  • Perform other duties as assigned, may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.
  • Tools and Technology: Computer, Warehouse management system and related components, Pallet Jack, high lift, sit down or stand-up lift truck, Hi-lift, RC

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