Georgia Employer YARD WORKER / FORKLIFT OPERATOR - NEWNAN, GA - 117 in Newnan, Georgia

Job ID: 117753Non-ExemptOldcastle Precast is the leading manufacturer of precast concrete, polymer concrete, and plastic products in the United States. Our products range from utility vaults, reinforced concrete pipe, catch basins, drainage and septic tanks, to retaining walls, storm shelters, wall panels, concrete barriers, a variety of prestressed concrete productsand more.With more than 80 locations nationwide and 3,000 plus employees, Oldcastle Precast is committed to upholding core values of reliability, quality, and service in cutting edge ways.SummaryVerifies and keeps records on incoming and outgoing shipments and prepares items for shipment by performing the following duties.Essential Duties and ResponsibilitiesCompares identifying information and counts, weighs, or measures items of incoming and outgoing shipments to verify information against bills of lading, invoices, orders, or other recordsOperates forklifts to stack and retrieve supplies and materialsResponsibilities also include documenting and maintaining inventory and ensuring production area organization and cleanlinessReceives, unpacks and examines incoming shipments, rejects damaged items, records shortages, and corresponds with shipper to rectify damages and shortagesChecks and stores merchandise or materialsFills requisition and ordersPacks, crates, and ships products out to distribution centers, departments, or assembly linesRelies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the jobReports to a manager or head of departmentExamines outgoing shipments to ensure shipments meet specificationsPerforms loading and unloading of outgoing and incoming shipmentsRetrieves finished goods from inventory and stages shipmentsOperates tier lift truck to load and unload trucksOther duties may be assignedQualificationsTo perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.Education and/or ExperienceHigh school education or equivalent; or at least 1 month related experience or training; or equivalent combination of education and experienceLanguage SkillsAbility to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memosAbility to write simple correspondenceAbility to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organizationMathematical SkillsAbility to add, subtract, multiply, and divide, in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimalsAbility to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphsTechnical SkillsTraining and/or Diesel Forklift experience necessaryReasoning AbilityAbility to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram formAbility to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situationsPhysical DemandsOccasionally required to climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawlMust be able to lift up to 40lbsWork EnvironmentWhile performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to outside weather conditions and vibrationOccasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles, heat and coldNoise level in the work environment is usually moderate to highWhat Oldcastle Offers YouA culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotionHighly competitive base payComprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programsGroup retirement savings programHealth and wellness programsAbout OldcastleOldcastle has a long and proud heritage as one of North America's largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to la