Position:  1st Shift Forklift Operator
Location:  Horseheads, NY
Job Id:  158
# of Openings:  1

Dayshift Forklift Operators
REPORTS TO: Coordinator of area
POSITION SUMMARY: Lift Truck Operators primary function is load/unload trailers per customer specification. Inspection of material/product on in-bound and out-bound shipments is essential. LTO will work closely with Shift Coordinator to ensure shipments and receipts are done in accordance to all safety, company and customer guidelines
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: Communicate with co-workers and coordinator to receive instructions and coordinate activities. Operate forklift equipment. Maintain a clean, work environment placing all items in an orderly manner per 5S values. Operate within the documented QMS (Quality Management System )Always work in a safe manner.
JOB QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: Training and Experience:6 months experience Forklift or Heavy Equipment. OSHA Certified Lift Truck training annually. Ability to read and comprehend instructions. Ability to write legibly for transcribing into computer software. Use of auxiliary equipment such as scanners. Drug-free, able to pass a drug test.
Physical Demands: The employee is required to: Stand, walk, push, pull, reach overhead, and bend to the floor. Exert up to 40 pounds of force occasionally, and/or Exert up to 20 pounds of force frequently.
Licenses Required: OSHA Certified Lift Truck training annually Visual Acuity: Accommodation required for reading written instructions and a computer screen. Hearing Ability: No special requirements.
Working Conditions: Normal production environment. The employee may be required to follow other job-related instructions and to perform other job-related duties as requested, subject to all applicable state and federal laws.

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