Forklift Operator

Department

Warehouse

Key responsibilities: 

• Safely operate a forklift to move raw materials or finished products to the warehouse or onto trucks for distribution to customers 

• Complete pre-trip inspections and maintain energy source for lift  

• Conduct hourly quality checks and inspect full goods and pallets or other raw materials as needed 

• Complete and maintain quality, inventory and preventative maintenance documentation

• Work as a team with other forklift drivers to prevent line stoppages and improve operations 

• Maintain work area in an organized and clean manner ensuring safety and Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs) 

• Monitor and track equipment downtime, equipment output and other key metrics 

• Meet or exceed performance goals, including pallets/labor hour, line loading and truck turn time 

• Interact with production and warehouse team members, quality control and maintenance to maximize output and efficiency 

• Cross train to perform other lift and off lift activities as required 

• Provide vacation coverage to team members