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Forklift Operator

Company:
Staffing Synergies Inc.
Location:
Edison, NJ
Salary:
$16.50/Hour
Posted:
January 18, 2021

Description:

Staffing Synergies is presently seeking for permanent, full time, *Forklift Operators* to work in a warehouse located in Edison, NJ.

Available Working Shifts:

• 1st shift (Mon-Fri from 6:30 am- 2:30 pm) at a pay of $16.50 per hour.

• 2nd shift (Mon-Fri from 2:30 pm- 10:30 pm) at a pay of $16.50 per hour.

• 3rd shift (Mon-Fri from 10:30 pm- 6:30 am) at a pay of $16.50 per hour.

Employee Benefits:

• Health Insurance

• Overtime as required

• 3 sick days (Sick hours will start accruing upon hiring date).

• 5 vacation days ((After 90 days probation period)

• 6 paid holidays (After 90 days probation period)

Position Purpose:

Under the general supervision of the Warehouse Manager, Warehouse Lead, Inventory Coordinator and Shipping coordinator. The Forklift Operator performs all functions associated with shipping, receiving and inventory, while following all GMP’S, SOP’S, and safety procedures.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Receiving:

• Must not move any pallets out of Receiving until all the pallets are confirmed checked and labeled.

• Locate all small packages in a designated area.

• Logistics Manager to designate small package area.

• Receiving area must be cleared every day before drivers leave for the day.

• All pallets must be scanned into a location.

• Driver must confirm that the scanned pallets have been entered into Navision.

• Report all damages to Warehouse Manager / Warehouse Lead.

• Also report these damages to the Inventory department.

• Keep all dock doors not being utilized closed at all times.

• Take proper care of forklifts.

• Do not leave empty propane tanks in the buildings.

Shipping:

• All pallet movements must be located and scanned into the Navision system immediately.

• Work with Shipping Coordinator to stage trucks prior to loading.

• Confirm all pallets are signed off by Dock Coordinator.

• Pick list must be completed.

• Check all pallets before loading the truck.

• Damaged pallets are to be repaired.

• Stretch wrap all pallets without stretch.

• Report any damages to the Shipping Coordinator, Warehouse Lead, Warehouse Manager and Inventory Department.

• Secure all loads properly.

• Trucks cannot leave without load bars and / or air bags.

• Report all damages to Warehouse Manager and Warehouse Lead.

• Overhead doors.

• Walls.

• Forklifts.

• Product and component pallets.

• Also report these damages to the Inventory Department.

Inventory:

• All pallet movements must be located and scanned into the Navision system immediately

• Make the cycle count for each location assigned by inventory coordinator and report any discrepancies or damages on the products and components. All pallets must be in good conditions (stretch wrap all pallets without stretch and change the pallets if necessary).

• Make the physicals of the Items required from inventory.

• To make sure that all returns back to the customer are in good conditions that they have requested (each customer has a different procedure).

• Make the samples required from PS department.

• Take proper care of forklifts.

• Do not leave empty propane tanks in the buildings.

Required Functions:

• Must be capable of operating a forklift.

• Must be able to relay information in a timely accurate manner.

Required Skills:

• Must be capable of using a scanning gun.

• Maintain concentration with attention to detail.

• Maintain punctual attendance.

Educational Requirements:

• High School Diploma

Preferred Qualifications:

• Bi-lingual (Spanish)

• Must be able to read and write English

• Must pass a forklift training class

Special Requirements:

Willing to work overtime and weekends as required.

(Please be aware that we required a Drug test & a Background check for this position).

If you have any questions please call Luisa A. (Recruiting Manager) at (732) 484-8848. Thank you.

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Pay: $16.50 per hour

COVID-19 considerations:

• Temperature scanning for all employees entering the building.

• Masks and gloves provided for all employees.

• Social distancing enforced within the warehouse.

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