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Forklift Operator

Date: Nov 25, 2022

Location: Aurora, IL, US, 60504

Company: Glanbia

Essential Functions

Duties and Responsibilities

Description

 

• Load, unload, move, count/pick, stack and stage product and materials using a sit down or stand-up forklift or other MH as required.

 

• Maintain equipment and materials in a neat, clean and orderly fashion.

 

• Inspect any assigned equipment on a daily basis. Operate all equipment in a safe and efficient manner following work methods and OSHA standards. Drives electric powered MHE equipped with lifting devices such as forklift, evaluating platforms to lift or stack products or materials.

 

• Assist in maintaining/promoting the safety of the warehouse. Report issues and problems to management. Will support and abide by the company’s safety program and all safety initiatives, policies and procedures.

 

• Accurately pull and prepare product for shipment.

 

• Responsible for filling out all documentation correctly and clearly.

 

• Inspect all materials during picking, shipping and receiving to ensure product number accuracy and material is free of damage. Report any discrepancies.

 

• Keep appropriate records and reports to guarantee that tight inventory control and security is maintained. Assist in physical inventories.

 

• Coordinate as necessary with all other departments/functions, especially customer service, transportation, and maintenance.

 

• Wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE): N95 Respirator, lab coat, safety shoes, safety glasses, bump cap, hearing protection, hair net, beard net, and nitrile gloves

 

• Perform other duties as assigned

 

 

 

Years Of Experience

Minimum Years of Experience

Maximum Years of Experience

Comments

1

 

  • At least 1 year of manufacturing/distribution operations experience required.
  • At least 1 year of documented forklift experience is required.
  • RF scanning equipment experience is preferred.

 

 

Other Experience

  • Ability to read and write English fluently.
  • Oral and written communication skills are essential.
  • Basic math skills are required.
  • Good judgment and decision-making abilities.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office application including Excel and Word.

 

 

 

Physical Demands
The work is classified as Light - Medium Physical Demand Level (PDL) by the US Dept. of Labor’s Dictionary of Occupational Titles. Frequencies: Occasional (1-33%); Frequent (34-66%); Constant (67-100%)

Postural Demands

Demand

Frequency

Sitting

Occasional

Standing

Constant

Walking

Constant

Bending/Stooping

Frequent

 

 

Lifting Demands

 

 

Lifting Demands (Manufacturing)

All Locations Warehouse/Picking MHI/MHII: 1) Lift 55lbs from 6 inches to waist level x 10 reps. 2) Lift 55lbs from waist level and deposit on 60 inch shelf x 10 reps. 3) Carry 55lbs for 20 feet x 5 reps, deposit on waist high surface between reps.

 

NOTE

This job description is not intended, nor should it be construed to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, skills, or working conditions associated with the particular job. It is intended only to be a general description of the essential functions common to positions of this type.

At Glanbia, we celebrate diversity, because we know that our individual strengths make us stronger together. We welcome and encourage interest from a wide variety of candidates, and we will give your application consideration, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, or disability status. 

 

At Glanbia our culture will celebrate individuality, knowing that together we are more.


Nearest Major Market: Aurora
Nearest Secondary Market: Chicago