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Industrial Forklift Operator in Atlanta, GA at TreeHouse Foods

Date Posted: 8/16/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Employee Type:

Full time

Location:

GA Atlanta

Job Type:

Production Operations

Job Posting Title:

Industrial Forklift Operator

Job Description:

  • Pulls, stages and wraps order with no damages.
  • Insures that staging meets required guidelines (height of pallet, weight distribution, etc.) so as to be loaded correctly on to trailer.
  • Insures staged pallets are wrapped properly so as to safely arrive at its required destination.
  • Insures that dates are legible and within "No Shipments" requirements.
  • Loads and unloads transports.
  • Stocks and rotates finished and resale product making sure receipt matches product.
  • Checks forklift and battery daily.
  • Uses equipment assigned by a supervisor and insures that it is in proper working order.
  • Reports maintenance problems and hazards to his/her supervisor.
  • Cleans and organizes area and equipment daily.
  • Cleans and re-boxes your own damages daily.


Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP's)
- Must wear a clean set of uniforms daily
- Must wear a Naturally Fresh hat or hair net
- Must clean as you work - put extra wrap in nearby trash can
- Must keep lifts and pallet jacks cleaned


EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

LANGUAGE SKILLS
Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.

MATHEMATICAL SKILLS
Ability to add and subtract two digit numbers and to multiply and divide with 10's and 100's. Ability to perform these operations using units of American money and weight measurement, volume, and distance.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS
Licensed forklift operator.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; talk or hear; and taste or smell. The employee is frequently required to stand and walk. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include ability to adjust focus.

Disability Assistance
TreeHouse Foods is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers, including those with disabilities.  If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, please contact us by sending an email to disability-accommodations@treehousefoods.com. In your email please include a description of the specific accommodation you are requesting and a description of the position for which you are applying.


EEO Considerations

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.