General Operator( Forklift Driver) in Terrell, TX at Carlisle Construction Materials

Date Posted: 6/9/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Carlisle Construction Materials, a worldwide leading diversified manufacturer of premium building products and related technology has immediate openings for  General Operator at its Terrell, TX location. The General Operator will take a hands-on role in the production of Poly-ISO Insulation. 

          (1) Opening on 2nd shift (11:00am – 11:00pm)

Essential Job Duties:

  • Operate production equipment and packaging equipment
  • Calculate output: square feet, sheet length, and linear feet
  • Measuring, cutting, and gluing materials
  • Moving materials using a forklift
  • Maintain good housekeeping and workplace organization (5S/Lean Manufacturing)
  • Adhere to all safety regulations
  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Job Requirements:

  • Previous experience in a manufacturing environment preferred
  • High school diploma or GED
  • Ability to follow instructions and read production orders
  • Ability to read measuring gauges such as a tape measure and calipers
  • Understanding basic math, reading, and writing skills
  • Skilled in using power and hand tools such as chop saw, table saw, band saw
  • Strong verbal communication and listening skills
  • Basic computer experience a plus
  • Forklift experience 

Work Environment:

This position is in a warehouse-type facility subject to ambient and outside temperatures; exposure to loud machinery, dust, and mechanical parts.  Work surfaces are primarily concrete and operators will stand while performing their respective job functions.  Business is cyclical and will require flexibility in the days of the week worked.  This position typically works 12 hour shifts, including weekends, with two rotating days off. 

Physical Demands:

  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds frequently and up to 80 pounds occasionally
  • Repetitive use of hands required with simple grasping, pushing, and pulling
  • This position requires standing, walking, lifting, reaching above shoulders, bending, and twisting