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Brooklyn Park, MN

Salary: $14-$17 / HR DOE
Date Posted: October 5, 2017
Job Type: Temporary to Hire
Job ID: 282280

Job Description

Job Description:  

Forklift Driver - (Certified)

POSITION SUMMARY
Manual loading and unloading of freight with the use of a pallet jack, hand truck or forklift, general labor, and warehouse maintenance. Models and acts in accordance with our guiding principles and core values.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Loading and unloading trucks, wrapping products, labeling shipping and receiving
  • Perform preventive maintenance (PMs) on forklifts
  • Maintains safe and clean work environment by keeping shipping receiving area, and workstation neat, complying with procedures, rules and regulations
  • Communicate with operators from other shifts
  • Turn off and lock out equipment when not in use
  • Operate within standard operating procedure (SOPs) and Job Safety Analysis (JSAs)
  • Stage finished product for loading
  • Load finished product onto truck
  • Contribute to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed
  • Deliver excellent customer service at all times with both external and internal customers and works with a diverse population group

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

  • Ability to frequently lift and/or move up to 50 lbs
  • Ability to drive and/or operate heavy equipment
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide
  • Ability to read, write and speak English fluently
  • Responds promptly and professionally to customer needs
  • Read, comprehend and complete basic checklists, forms or other related documents
  • Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner
  • Balances team and individual responsibilities

EXPERIENCE

  • Requires a minimum (1) year experience in shipping and receiving
  • Forklift experience (Minimum 1 year) and certification

EDUCATION

  • Requires a high school diploma or equivalent

CERTIFICATIONS OR LICENSES

  • Driver’s license required at time of hire
  • Current Forklift Certification

WORK ENVIRONMENT

  • Fast paced and lots of activity