Forklift Operator - 2ND SHIFT in Mead, NE at Carlisle Construction Materials

Date Posted: 11/10/2017

Job Snapshot

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    Mead, NE
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Job Description

Job Summary:

Carlisle Construction Materials, a worldwide leading diversified manufacturer of premium building products and related technology has an immediate opening for a Forklift Operator position, at its Mead, Nebraska location.

This position would be on 2nd shift (Monday - Friday 3:30pm - 12:00am).

There will be a $1.00/hour shift differential included for 2nd shift. 

Primary Job Responsibilities:

  • Perform daily forklift inspections on forklift
  • Safely operate a forklift to move raw materials or finished products throughout the manufacturing floor
  • Maintain minimum productivity levels
  • Record preventative maintenance activites, quality inspection data, equipment downtime, production output and other key metrics, performing mathematical calculations as needed
  • Work as a team with other operators to ensure no line stoppages and improve operations
  • Support the recycling area, when needed, and help keep it organized
  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Job Requirements:

  • Education – High School diploma or GED required
  • Prior experience operating a sit-down forklift and/or forklift certification
  • Able to operate a floor sweeper
  • Able to use measuring guages such as a tape measure
  • Understanding of basic math, reading, and writing skills
  • Ability to complete assigned tasks under stressful situations
  • Strong communication and problem solving skills

Physical requirements:

For this position, it is required to be able to lift up to 50 pounds. There is a repetitive use of hands required with simple grasping and pushing and pulling up to 50 pounds.

In addition this positon requires the following abilities listed:

  • Standing – 40%
  • Lifting, Bending, and Twisting – 40%
  • Walking – 15%
  • Sitting, Squatting, Reaching above shoulders, Driving, and Climbing 5%

Carlisle Construction Materials offers a competitive benefits package which includes 401k, medical/dental/prescription drug, and life insurance, flex spending, educational assistance, holiday and vacation pay.


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