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FORKLIFT DRIVERS

Nascote Industries   Nashville, IL   Full-time     Manufacturing / Production / Operations
Posted on August 3, 2022

Key Responsibilities

  • Moves racks containing product and / or bucks and fixtures to and from production processes and the storage warehouse, while keeping up with the speed of production.
  • Reads and follows the schedule for racks to be shipped.
  • Ensures all racks are tagged for proper part and procedure identification.
  • Operates standard office equipment, including Personal Computers and Bar Code Scanning Equipment.
  • Communicates relevant information to other departments.
  • Identifies and tags bad racks.
  • Stores and ships parts on a First-in, First-out basis (FIFO).
  • Maintains the integrity of the Warehouse Management System.
  • Scans ALL rack movements with Scanning Equipment.
  • Stages loads for shipment (as required)
  • Inspect and report any damage to trailers prior to loading (as required)
  • Loads and unloads trailers per schedule (as required)
  • Receives materials and disperses them to proper area as required (as required)
  • Transfers parts from rack to rack as required, creating or combining partial racks (as required)
  • Ships to and updates customer load sheet requirements (as required)
  • Follows Receiving Procedure upon absence of Clerk (as required)
  • Maintains a clean and safe work area per 5S.
  • Sets up hardware for area as needed or required.
  • Refuels forklift following approved procedures.
  • Visually inspects the forklift prior to operation using the approved maintenance check off sheet.
  • Obeys all safety rules and procedures and uses extreme caution to ensure safety of pedestrians.
  • Perform inventory/cycle counts as needed.
  • Set up dunnage for racks and cover totes for operators, and help operators rack parts.
  • Maintains an acceptable attendance record and works overtime as required.
  • Participates in department meetings.
  • Completes documentation of activities as required.
  • Submits cost reduction and Innovation ideas.
  • Performs other tasks as assigned.

 

Key Qualifications/Requirements

  • Required: Must have proven forklift experience in a production environment.
  • Required: High School Diploma or GED
  • Preferred: Knowledge of dock locks and dock plate set-up.
  • Must work well with others.  Must have good communication skills – both verbal and written.
  • Must have good math skills.
  • Must have the ability to work with minimal supervision.