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Job Description

Req ID : 1074940

POSITION SUMMARY


Operate fork truck in a safe but expeditious manner to load finished goods on trucks for shipment to customers


ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS FOR THIS POSITION:

  • Follow all safety and company policies, reporting any issues, accidents or incidents immediately; must complete online safety training each month as assigned
  • Regular and predictable attendance
  • Must be a qualified Fork Truck Operator
  • Daily inspection of fork truck at the beginning of each shift and complete daily check sheet on hyster tracking; blow out forklift and take off lines.
  • Full understanding of the Ship Fork Program, load tags, procedures, proper start-up and shut-down process
  • Transfer corrugated units from banding exit rails to the floor or load into assigned trailers
  • Ensure all units are correctly scanned to appropriate location and loaded in correct patterns
  • Maintain constant communication with shipping office and corrugator crew
  • Handle/load units to minimize damage and maximize trailer utilization
  • Immediately report all equipment which is not functioning properly

OTHER SIGNIFICANTJOB FUNCTIONS INCLUDE:

  • Responsible for maintaining cleanliness of work area, equipment, and tools for the job
  • Pick up shear chop at hogger
  • Assist corrugator crew whenever needed
  • Follow job rotation allowing operators to take breaks
  • Change out propane tank on fork truck as needed
  • Additional duties as assigned


REQUIRED SKILLS (TECHNICAL, CLERICAL, LANGUAGE, ETC.)

  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, fractions, and decimals; ability to use a tape measure
  • Ability to use a computer
  • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos in English; able to understand and speak English one-on-one and via hand-held radio


PREFERRED SKILLS (TECHNICAL, CLERICAL, LANGUAGE, ETC.)


Experience operating moving equipment such as forklift and/or clamp truck

PHYSICAL DEMANDS


Constant sitting and driving clamp truck, talking, hearing; Frequent twisting, turning, maintaining balance, grasping, operating foot controls; Occasional pushing, pulling, walking; specific vision abilities include close vision, color vision, distance vision, depth perception and peripheral vision. Reasonable accommodations may be available.

WORK ENVIRONMENT


Hot temperatures; noisy, vibrations, uneven surfaces (trolley),mechanical hazards, dust/dirt, odor/fumes; mostly inside work but outside work required when unloading rail cars

Department / Functional Area

Equipment Operations - Machine / Crane / Forklift

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