Forklift Operator Needed! A local manufacturer in Lackawanna is seeking an experienced forklift operator with scan gun experience. The primary objective is to safely deliver and remove material to areas requesting assistance. This position is critical to the department running efficiently. This person must keep in close contact with employees to be sure material is delivered and removed in a timely manner so that production and picking metrics can be met or exceeded. Safety is critical to every position and person working in the facility. There is no task or assignment performed without safety at the forefront of our thoughts and actions. The business has an absolute commitment to safety above all else. The position will be expected to use continuous improvement tools and principles to improve safety, quality, service, and efficiency of our operations.
DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES: • Follow safe work practices while operating forklift. • Delivery and removal of materials to and from areas in need. • Work closely with employees in the department to proactively be aware of their needs. • Enter proper material moves in scan guns. • Performing STOP safety audits and entering data in Auditmatic (STOP Database). • Perform other tasks as requested by the supervisor.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITY: • Fork Truck certification (both electric stand-up and propane seated lifts). • Knowledge of scan guns use • Inventory/cycle count training • Must be able to stand and/or walk for the duration of the shift. • Must have the ability to push, pull and lift up to 25 pounds. • Cannot be on a final corrective action in any areas of performance including attendance.
OTHER CRITERIA/COMMENTS: • Highly motivated to work in a fast-paced en No heavy lifting required. 10-15lbs, on larger product lines they will use a vacuum lift. Needs to read and understand directions in English ******Steel toed Boots required!!!! Company will provide hard hat, vest, hearing protection, safety glasses and gloves if needed. NEEDS TO BE ABLE TO READ A TAPE MEASURER
Steel Toes Required!!!!