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Forklift Operator

GDKN Corporation
Cincinnati, Ohio, 45233, United States
June 06, 2017

The hours to start will be 7AM to 3 PM. Then we will transition to a 10 or 12 hour schedule shortly thereafter. This is due to our high volume demand.

Candidates will have to fix the machines if they break, will operate forklifts and pallet jacks.

Position Purpose/Job Description:

• The Bagging Operator is responsible for operating a Bagging machine, scale equipment, heat sealer, conveyors, and computer programs to fill bag product of 25, 40, and 50 lbs.

• The Bagging Operator is also responsible to assist the Warehouse Operator by utilizing a propane powered forklift to load van and flatbed trucks, check in and billing out trucks, answering the phone, filling out safety pre-post inspections on their forklift and conducting trailer inspections before loading.

• Additional responsibilities include dumping unsealed/rejected bags of salt, changing out propane tanks, operating pallet inverter, performing maintenance repairs on equipment, and performing housekeeping duties in their area.

• Conducting safety observations will be required once Behavioral Based safety training has been completed.

• Operator must be able to lift 50 pounds (Packaged by hand).

• A normal day will usually be 8-10 hours; however, this could be extended to 12 hours in extreme circumstances.

• Saturdays and Sundays are scheduled as necessary.