Palermo's Pizza Second Shift Warehouse Stand Up Forklift Operator in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Under the direction of the Warehouse Supervisor, the Warehouse Stand Up Forklift Operator is responsible for receiving and storing raw ingredients and packaging materials, picking pallets and delivering to production lines, keeping work area clean and prevent debris from entering product stream.

The Warehouse Stand Up Forklift Operator is responsible for all or part of these areas:

  • Receiving products accurately.

  • Shipping products accurately.

  • Inventory all products accurately.

  • Delivering products to production lines in a timely manner to avoid line shutdown.

  • Accurately counting and returning partial pallets from production.

  • Accurately recording production by number of cases per pallet

  • Safely transporting pallets from one location to another and/or onto outbound trailers.

  • Regular and on-time attendance.

Essentials of the position:

  • Verify materials received against purchase order.

  • Transport materials and items from receiving or production areas to storage or to other designated areas using forklift or pallet rider.

  • Ensure neat and orderly storage of material.

  • Release material to production areas.

  • Maintain inventory on computer system.

  • Notify supervisor of low inventory supply.

  • Periodically, participate in physical inventory of ingredients, packaging material and supplies.

  • Follow all clean up and housekeeping procedures.

Education and Experience:

  • High School diploma or Equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Minimum 2 years job related experience.

  • Must be able to read, write, speak, understand English.

  • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and situations to other employees of the organization.

  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.

  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.

Physical Demands of the Warehouse Stand Up Forklift Operator position:

These physical demands are representative of the physical requirements necessary for an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the Warehouse Worker position. Reasonable accommodation can be made to enable people with disabilities to perform the described essential functions of the Warehouse Stand Up Forklift Operator position.

While performing the responsibilities of the Warehouse Stand Up Forklift Operator position, the employee is regularly required to stand use hands to finger, handle, or touch objects, tools, or controls. The employee is occasionally required to walk; sit; reach above shoulders; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; talk or hear; and use foot/feet to operate machine. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and frequently lift and/or move 75 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and peripheral vision.

Work Environment for the Warehouse Stand Up Forklift Operator position:

While performing the responsibilities of the Warehouse Forklift Operator position, these work environment characteristics are representative of the environment the worker will encounter. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable people with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the Warehouse Forklift Operator position.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee works in a warehouse environment and is frequently working near moving mechanical parts and is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud and the air temperature is cold.

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ID: 2016-1263

External Company Name: Palermo's Pizza