Forklift Operator - Dayton, NJ

South Brunswick Township / New Jersey / United States

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Forklift Operator - Dayton, NJ

1 Corn Road
Dayton, New Jersey, 08810
United States

The opportunity:

  • Support the operation of a fast-paced packaging manufacturing facility
  • Focusing on our customers’ success will allow you opportunities to develop and grow your career in manufacturing

 How you will impact WestRock:

·       Ensure our customers get the quality, consistency, and responsiveness they deserve

·       Embrace the WestRock culture, based on values of integrity, respect, accountability, and excellence

What you need to succeed:

  • High School diploma or GED required
  • Must be able to pass forklift certification training
  • Must be able to operate motorized vehicle and possess a valid state driver’s license
  • Experience working in a fast-paced manufacturing environment
  • Must be able to safely operate both forklifts and clamp trucks.
  • Must be able to use a computer for data entry
  • A strong desire to advance within the industry
  • Corrugated box manufacturing a plus
  • Flexibility to work 1st or 2nd shifts (6AM-2PM or 2PM-10PM); available to work overtime, including weekends as needed
  • Must be able to read, write and speak English fluently

·       Math skills will be assessed

·       Offer contingent on passing background screening pre-employment physical and drug screen

What we offer:

·       Corporate culture based on integrity, respect, accountability, and excellence

·       Comprehensive training with numerous learning and development opportunities

·       An attractive salary reflecting skills, competencies and potential

·       A career with a global packaging company where Sustainability, Safety and Inclusion are business drivers and foundational elements of the daily work.




WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/ Disabled/Veterans.


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