Forklift Driver (Shipping) Lewisburg, TN

Lewisburg / Tennessee / United States

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Forklift Driver (Shipping) Lewisburg, TN


700 Garrett Parkway
Lewisburg, Tennessee, 37091
United States

 

Shipper/Checker/Loader

 

Job Summary:

Primary duties include safely performing a wide range of tasks that include stacking corrugated product, conducting quality checks, material set-up, and maintaining a clean and organized work space.  The ideal candidate will have a strong commitment to working safe, an ability to work in a fast paced environment, a strong desire to learn manufacturing processes and the ability to operate complex machinery and have a desire to advance within the company.

 

Responsibilities:

Essential Duties and Responsibilities Include the Following:

  • Responsible for operating Electric Pallet Jacks, Forklifts, Stand-up Reach Trucks, and/or Sit-down Swing Reach Trucks.

  • Complete a daily checklist on Material Handling Equipment (MHE) before the start of the shift.

  • Ensure all safety equipment and devices are in place and working properly.

  • Safe operation of the MHE within the plant to prevent damage or personal injury.

  • Responsible for unloading inbounds, warehousing materials, supplying production lines and loading outbound shipments.

  • Checking the trailers to make sure they are safe to use.

  • Ensuring materials are properly unitized and marked.

  • Accurately checking the quantity and description of the materials handled.

  • Loading various size pallets to maximize trailer cube while minimizing in transit damage.

  • Able to learn and use KIWI software and RF Scanners

  • Completing paperwork associated with the movement of materials in an accurate and timely manner.

  • Maintaining accurate inventory of all materials and completing daily cycle counts.

  • Assisting other areas as need to maintain a team approach.

  • May assist as a back up to the Warehouse Clerk when necessary

  • Responsible for the overall Safety and cleanliness of equipment and area.

  • Work in a safe and efficient manner in accordance with company policies and procedures.

  • Overtime is required.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

 

Requirements:

High school diploma or equivalent

Two years forklift experience in a high-volume manufacturing setting.

 

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