Plastipak Packaging Inc. Forklift Operator in Mc Calla, Alabama

This job was posted by : For more information, please see: Plastipak Packaging is a global industry leader in the design and manufacturing of plastic rigid containers of the highest quality. Our list of customers include some of the worlds most recognized and respected brands such as Procter & Gamble, Kraft Foods and Pepsi, just to name a few. Plastipak is fully invested in our associates providing hands-on training opportunities, unlimited access to industry innovations and motivation for career development. Our commitment to our employees is demonstrated in numerous awards for innovation, environmental sustainability, and corporate citizenship. We pride ourselves on an environment where our associates have the freedom and encouragement to reach beyond the ordinary, with unlimited possibilities. Plastipak is an equal opportunity employer.Position Description:The Forklift Operator is responsible for the efficient movement and storage of raw materials, accurate scanning, accurate material movements, and timely documentation. Forklift Operators are also responsible for loading product for STOs and vendor returns. In addition, Forklift Operators are responsible for the unloading of inbound raw materials as directed by the Raw Material Area Leader.Responsibilities:

+ Operation of a lift truck in both warehouse and production areas.

+ Utilizing the scanning system.

+ Following and adhering to logistics ISO procedures.

+ Adhere to specific measures as defined by the department and/or plant.

+ Distinguishing different pack codes for different products.

+ Supplying production lines with raw material.

+ Loading, unloading, and storage of raw materials and finished product.

+ Sweeping of trailer prior to trailer being loaded to assure that there is no damage to the trailer which could in turn damage finished product.

+ Correct and accurate completion of assigned paperwork.

+ Maintain a clean and orderly warehouse.

+ Responsible for reporting food safety issues to personnel with authority to initiate action.


+ Safe operation of forklift with a minimum of 2 years of forklift driving experience.

+ Basic math and reading skills.

+ Ability to work and communicate with others.

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