EBSCO Gulf Coast Development Forklift Operator in Calera, Alabama

Forklift Operator

Job ID: 9917


1 year

Job Category:

Not Indicated


High School Diploma/GED

Position Type:

Full-Time Regular

Required Travel:



AL - Calera

Travel Percentage: 0

Position Overview

PRADCO Outdoor Brands is the largest company in the world that manufactures and markets major hunting and fishing brands and products under one parent organization. It is a leader in producing game calls, scents, attractants, game feeders, game cameras, tree stands and fishing lures. PRADCO Hunting owns the brands Moultrie, Summit, Knight & Hale and Code Blue. PRADCO Fishing owns more than 20 brands including Rebel, YUM, Booyah, Lindy and Bomber Saltwater Grade. For more information please visit our website at www.pradcooutdoorbrands.com Position Summary: The forklift operator drives and operates gasoline-, liquefied gas-, or electric-powered industrial truck equipped with lifting devices, such as forklift, or elevating platform to push, pull, lift, stack, tier, or move products, equipment, or materials in warehouse. The forklift operator also performs inventory maintenance tasks as established in the PRADCO D/C Standard Operating Procedures, Flow-To-Work Procedures and Standard Work.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Moves levers and presses pedals to drive truck and control movement of lifting apparatus.

  • Positions forks, lifting platform, or other lifting device under, over, or around loaded pallets, skids, boxes, products, or materials, and transports load to designated area.

  • Unloads and stacks material by raising and lowering lifting device

  • May inventory materials on work floor and supply workers with materials as needed.

  • May weigh materials or products and record weight on tags, labels, or production schedules.

  • May load or unload materials onto or off of pallets, skids, or lifting device

  • May lubricate truck, recharge batteries, fill fuel tank, or replace liquefied-gas tank. Ensures timely activity, integration, productivity and efficient use of resources

  • Meet project deliverables by meeting production rates and deadlines

  • Perform other duties as assigned by department manager or designated representative


Basic Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED

  • 1 or more years of previous warehouse experience

  • 3 months previous forklift operating experience Other Skills Needed:

  • Ability to speak clearly and persuasively in positive or negative situations; listens and gets clarification; Responds well to questions; Participates in meetings.

  • Writes clearly and informatively; Edits work for spelling and grammar; Varies writing style to meet needs; Presents numerical data effectively.

  • Follows policies and procedures; Completes administrative tasks correctly and on time; Supports organization's goals and values

  • Displays willingness to make decisions; Exhibits sound and accurate judgment

  • Ability to set and achieve challenging goals

  • Demonstrates persistence and overcomes obstacles

  • Accepts responsibility for own actions; follows through on commitments.

  • Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness; Looks for ways to improve and promote quality.

  • Completes work in timely manner; Strives to increase productivity

  • Observes safety and security procedures; Reports potentially unsafe conditions; Uses equipment and materials properly.

  • Consistently at work; Ensures work responsibilities are covered when absent.

  • Follows instructions, responds to management direction; Keeps commitments; Completes tasks on time or notifies appropriate person with an alternate plan.

  • Strong focus on operational efficiency while delivering best in class service

  • A background in the consumer packaged goods/sporting goods industries

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.