NJ Employer Forklift Operator/Material Handler in Millville, New Jersey

POSITION: Forklift Operator/Material HandlerREPORTS TO: Shift SupervisorD SHIFT: 8:00 PM - 8:00 AMEssential Responsibilities and Duties:Operates and maintains forklift in a safe and efficient manner using work instructions, visual management and computer interface.Supplies production operations with raw materials to produce finished product.Transfers finished goods and raw materials to staging or storage areas.Moves pallets between outside storage locations within the complex.Accurately completes all written logs, bar code scans and data input into the computer system.Ensures accurate inventory counts and notifies supervisor of discrepancies.Effectively communicates with all internal departments.Removes/Reworks any damaged product on pallets.Maintains a clean work area and performs general housekeeping duties.Skills Required & EducationHigh School DiplomaMust have current forklift certificationMust have 2-3 years forklift experienceTo perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.Excellent verbal and written communication skills.Attention to detail and excellent follow up skills.Ability to read and understand SOP and job packetsRelationship:Co-workersPlant PersonnelInternal and external customersPhysical RequirementsTalking/SpeakingHearing/ListeningNormal/Corrected VisionEmployees are required to stand / walk for up to 8-10 hours per shift on a concrete floor, there may be some sitting mostly standing and walking.Employees must be able to work 12-hour shifts day or nights, including weekends and holidaysBendingStoopKneelingClimbingEmployees are required to bend; turn / twist; kneel; squat; crawl; climb; stoop; reach out and up; turn wrist; grasp; pinch; and have hand/finger dexterity.Occasional lifting and/or push/pulling up to an amount of 25-50 pounds.Carrying an amount up to 30 poundsWork EnvironmentManufacturing EnvironmentOffice EnvironmentEquipmentVariety of PET Manufacturing MachinesDrivingForkliftsPallet JackComputers/printersRadioThe information contained herein is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of duties, responsibilities, skills or abilities.We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.