Fork Lift Operator - Shipping and Receiving

Portland, ME 04102

Posted: 03/14/2019 Industry: Food/Beverage Production Pay Rate: $13.50 - $14.50

First and Second Shift Available!

A successful candidate will operate in a safe manner, and in accordance to all company policies and procedures. Receives inbound transfers. Operates powered pallet jack, forklift and/or reach truck. Inspects daily, charges batteries, maintains battery water level, and changes batteries as necessary. Delivers raw materials, packaging and pallets to the appropriate production areas. Moves finished goods and work-in-progress from production lines to the shipping area. Loads and unloads trucks. Pulls and puts away materials in appropriate warehouse locations. Covers and stretch-wraps pallets. Ensures assigned production lines are continuously stocked with clean raw materials and packaging. Records movement transactions in industry specific system. Records food safety (HACCP) information on appropriate forms. Ensures all raw materials and finished goods are labeled correctly. Keeps areas clean and organized according to 5S principles. Reports any damages, discrepancies, unsafe behaviors, and risks to supervisor. Must be able to lift 50 lbs, stand, stretch, and bend for duration of shift. 

Requirements: Must have previous forklift and pallet jack experience and certification. Must be comfortable with a pre-employment drug screen. Must be comfortable working in a refrigerated environment. Must be willing to work flexible hours including overtime, weekends.

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Sarah Gilliar
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