Forklift Operator - Shipping (12:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.) in Dixon, CA at Carlisle Construction Materials

Date Posted: 3/28/2018

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Job Description

Material Handlers operate forklifts to take product off of the production line and put away in designated locations in the warehouse.  This position also uses forklifts to load/unload trucks for the Shipping department.  Material Handlers will also be used to fill in on other jobs in the plant as required.  Hours for this position are Monday through Friday, from 12:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m., and Saturdays as business needs dictate.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES (PERCENTAGE OF TIME)

  • Operate propane sit down lift trucks (15%)
  • Visually inspect material for quality defects (10%)
  • Take product off of the production line and put away in designated locations in the Warehouse (20%)
  • Keep production line clear and running (5%)
  • Keep product and raw materials properly stored (10%)
  • Material handling of all products (20%)
  • Fill dumpsters from production floor (5%)
  • Housekeeping of plant inside and out (5%)
  • Segregate defective product and notify Supervisor (5%)
  • Fill in on other areas of the plant as required (5%)
  • Education – High School Diploma or GED required
  • Prior experience with operating forklifts required
  • Able and willing to work required schedule of Monday through Friday, 12:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m., and Saturdays as business needs dictate.
  • Ability to learn and gain complete understanding of production schedules and identify possible quality defects
  • Understanding of basic math (overall counts, square feet, etc.), reading, and writing skills
  • Knowledge of computers including Microsoft Office suite, cycle counting software, SAP, etc.
  • Ability to learn the warehouse layout and all safety aspects of equipment that is required for the position
  • Able to use measurement gauges such as tape measures, etc.
  • Strong communication and problem solving skills
  • Understanding of the impact of sending the incorrect/defective product
  • Ability to complete assigned tasks under stressful situations

PERKS:

  • Competitive wages plus GENEROUS SIGN-ON BONUS!
  • Competitive benefits package including medical/dental/vision, and participation in company's 401(k) plan available upon date of hire
  • Educational assistance (reimbursement)
  • Paid Holidays and Vacation

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