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Forklift Operator

Brockport, NY

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Description

Remedy Intelligent Staffing is hiring for Forklift Operators in the Rochester Area!

This is an A shift Position

Essential Functions:

  • Put finished product away in the distribution building from the production lines.
  • Pick orders for shipment and stage orders properly.
  • Stacks and retrieves bulk product as necessary.
  • Utilizes the Turn-a-Fork and slip sheet attachment(s) to maximize departmental efficiency.
  • Safely operates manual and automatic dock plates.
  • Utilizes the glad-hand lock system on all trailer braking systems.
  • Chocks all trailers as necessary for safety.
  • Follows all facility GMP and safe food handling directives.
  • Work with other lift truck operators and supervisors to ensure proper movement of all products.
  • Assist the Distribution Group Leader with loading outbound loads.
  • Utilizes the RF scanning units as they pertain to product movement through the facility.
  • Changes lift truck batteries in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Help to produce the highest quality of finished product
  • Adhere to all company Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP’s)
  • Demonstrate a personal commitment to safety
  • Report any food safety, health & safety, quality issues and initiate action, as necessary.
  • All duties as assigned by supervisor.

Job Requirements

Qualifications:

  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Frequent pushing/pulling up to 40lbs.
  • Occasional bending, squatting, twisting, climbing, dexterity
  • Frequent  reaching, standing, walking, sitting, driving, typing
  • Specific vision abilities are required by this job to include close vision, color vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.
  • Frequent lifting/carrying up to 40lbs. Occasionally up to 50lbs

One to 3 years of forklift experience in a high lift setting

Work Environment:

  • Noisy conditions
  • Dusty conditions
  • Hot or humid conditions
  • Wet conditions
  • Exposure to extreme/seasonal temperatures
  • Exposure to chemicals or solvents
  • Work near moving mechanical parts

Education:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
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