Exel, Inc. Repac/Forklift Operator in Romeoville, Illinois

This job was posted by https://illinoisjoblink.illinois.gov : For more information, please see: https://illinoisjoblink.illinois.gov/ada/r/jobs/5065233 We are currently seeking candidates for Repac/Forklift Operator positions for our DHL Supply Chain warehouse located in Romeoville, IL 60446.

DHL Supply Chain, a leader in supply chain management, provides customer-focused solutions to a wide range of manufacturing, retail, and consumer industries in over 500 sites in the United States and Canada. With over 40,000 associates, DHL Supply Chain manages more than 85 million square feet of warehouse space (equivalent to almost 1,500 football fields) and has an annual revenue of almost $5 billion in this region.


7:30pm 6:00am Monday-Thursday

Starting pay: $13.50/hr +.50 shift diff.

DHL Supply Chain offers competitive wages, affordable insurance benefits (including medical, dental, vision, and life) and 401(k) participation with company matching and paid holiday. Benefits will begin after 90-days of employment.

A Repac/Forklift Operator will be auditing, packing, then systematically confirming orders the majority of the day and will use forklift seldom. Responsible for checking all inbound and outbound products. Ensures products are free of damage and infestation, product code dates are properly recorded and products match customer requirements.

Key Accountabilities:

Load, unload, move, stock, and stage products and materials using a forklift, clamp truck, or other power equipment 80% of specified shift.

Pull and prepare product for shipment ensuring the exact number and types of product is loaded

Keep appropriate records and reports for inventory accuracy.

Verify load accuracy; check the load count, stability, and product damage, report variances as necessary.

Changes equipment battery or LP tank and monitors power source as necessary.

Maintain the facility's equipment and materials in a neat, clean, and orderly fashion.

Assist in physical inventories.

Complete daily inspection of equipment.

Comply with all OSHA and MSDS standards.

Conduct operations in a manner that promotes safety and report unsafe conditions that can't be self -corrected to the warehouse supervisor

Maintain a clean, neat, and orderly work area in accordance with Exel's standards of housekeeping.

Conduct yourself in a polite and service oriented manner towards customer representatives and fellow associates

Perform additional duties as assigned by management

Job Requirements

Forklift operator certificate or satisfactory completion of a forklift-training program is required within the first 30 days of employment

Prefer 6 months warehousing and inventory experience

Ability to mount and dismount forklift through the duration of the shift which requires bending, stretching, stepping, reaching, climbing, and stooping

Ability to follow work procedures and safety rules

Ability to read, understand, and follow directions/instructions

Ability to use automated inventory control equipment Have appropriate eye, hand and foot coordination to properly use various equipment and/or tools

Ability to load/unload, lift/move equipment/product which may weigh up to 50 pounds

Ability to stand, walk, bend, crouch, stoop, reach, stretch, step, climb and/or sit frequently or through the duration of the shift

Ability to work specified shift

Must be flexible enough to work 10 or 12 hours when volume is high

Pre-employment drug screening and background check is required.

We offer a safe and clean workplace that focuses on teamwork, associate involvement and training.

DHL Supply Chain offers competitive wages, affordable insurance benefits (including medical, dental, vision, and life), 401(k) participation, profit sharing, paid vacation, and holidays.

DHL Supply Chain would like to thank everyone who submits a resume for this position. Due to the volume of resumes that we receive, only those pplicants selected for interviews will be contacted.

For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.