Saint-Gobain

Reference : 578000

Reach Truck (Forklift) Operator

  • Supply Chain
  • United States
    PLAINFIELD
  • Permanent / Regular (US)
  • Posting date : 05/20/2020

Position description

Come work with Saint-Gobain and be a Rock Star!

Current Opening for Reach Truck Operator!

If you are looking to be a Rock Star, the Reach Truck Operator maybe the career for you.  Our associates handle and maintain the flow of materials and products in distribution areas according to established guidelines. Accurate storing, shipping, and receiving of product to meet the company standards of safety, security, and productivity. Must be able to operate a Stand Up Reach Truck. Training is provided but experience is required.

We have immediate openings on 2nd and 3rd Shift!

We Offer:

  • Hourly pay starting at $14.25 plus shift differential pay on 2nd and 3rd shift
  • Weekly payroll with a pay increase after completion of the 90-day Introductory Period
  • Immediate Medical, Dental, & Vision Insurance
  • Retirement – 401k & Accumulation Plan, Phone Plan Discounts, and many more Employee Perks!
  • Monthly Bonuses based on Company Goals achieved
  • Can earn $500 employee referral bonus

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Always work in a safe manner!  Safety of our associates is our number one goal!
  • Compares physical deliveries to packing lists and utilizes RF unit to systematically stock product in bin locations.
  • Accurately receives and stores product
  • Unstacks product on pallets by hand and/or use of clamp truck
  • Utilizes Stand Up Reach Truck (Forklift) to store and relocate product in bin locations
  • Assists in slotting of product
  • Meets standards of safety, security, and productivity
  • Must be able to operate a Jungheinrich Stand Up Reach Truck (Forklift)
  • Must be prepared to work overtime after on the job training is completed.
  • Performing other duties as assigned

 

 

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

STABLE WORK HISTORY & 1 Year of Distribution Experience Preferred

  • Ability to read and effectively communicate in English, count accurately, perform simple math, write legibly and follow directions.
  • Must have good visual acuity, depth perception, and peripheral vision.
  • Must have no adverse hearing loss that cannot be corrected with hearing aids.
  • Ability to pass OSHA approved material handling equipment certification.
  • Ability to tolerate exposure to modest amounts of heat, cold, dust, noise, and vibrations.
  • Ability to stand and walk for extended periods of time, lift 30 lbs consistently, up to 50 lbs occasionally 
  • Ability to maintain a high level of frequency & intensity in other physical activities including, but not limited to reaching, standing, walking, lifting, carrying, pushing, stooping, kneeling & crouching.
  • Familiarity with RF equipment is beneficial
  • Pass post-offer background verification, physical and drug screen

Education:

  • High school diploma or equivalent, or the ability to obtain within one year of hire

Who are we ?

Saint-Gobain, one of the world’s largest building materials companies and manufacturer of innovative material solutions, helps create great living spaces by combining comfort and sustainability. For more than three-and-a-half centuries, Saint-Gobain has been enhancing the wellbeing of people everywhere, whether it’s by addressing climate change, delivering true sustainable development, advancing the information revolution, participating in medical breakthroughs or playing a vital role in space exploration. Focusing on the intersection of people, innovation and purpose, Saint-Gobain helps to address the needs of today and the challenges of tomorrow – offering employees the opportunity to invent themselves and reshape the world.

Top Employer 2020

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