Fabrication Forklift Operator

Manufacturing Operations Dyersburg, Tennessee

Position at Nortek Air Solutions

Operate industrial forklift to perform material handling assignments. Identify and transport material to and from storage areas, machines, loading docks or trucks.

Position Key Attributes:
• Ability to personally live safe and hold themselves and other team members accountable by having their back in support of our Safety core value.
• Has integrity, works transparently and recognized for treating others with respect.
• Takes accountability to create and execute solutions that deliver desired results and can “own it” in a Performance Driven Culture.
• Works collaboratively as one team in a Teamwork culture.
• Enjoys embracing and igniting change as a catalyst for improvement.
• A “builder” who is comfortable in a continuous improvement culture.
• Can thrive in a “legacy now” culture in which we strive to do the right thing for the company today, even if it is the hard thing, and leave behind a stronger company for the next generation of employees.

Why is this a great opportunity?
• Very distinguished Brand reputation in HVAC market.
• Opportunity to contribute as a catalyst of cultural change to Create a Better Tomorrow Every Day.

Position Responsibilities:
• Perform shipping duties, including free-form loads to other locations, billing, perform stow transfers, material put away in warehouse, and other duties as assigned.
• Perform receiving duties, including unloading shuttles and inbound carriers, keying receipts, moving material from receiving to designated areas and part put away.
• Expedite materials handling to support production.
• Accurately record material transactions in the computer system.
• Maintain a safe driving record and retain certification.
• Ensure all safety practices are followed (i.e., dock locks, dock lock lights, trailer checks, etc.)
• Switching out all trailers, shipping, receiving, scrap dumpsters, cardboard, and going to other facilities to deliver/pick-up parts.
• Keep trailer logs updated and work with freight line drivers and dispatchers.
• Assist in other areas in shipping/receiving.
• Other Ad hoc duties as assigned by manager.

Position Qualifications

• High School Diploma or GED required.
• Must have a current Class A CDL license.
• Current DOT Physical and Drug Screen.
• Prior forklift experience is required.
• Must gain sufficient knowledge to fulfill the duties of this position within three (3) months of assignment.
• Valid driver’s license or certification.
• Must handle finished goods/load trucks damage free.
• Must maintain 100% loading accuracy/balance loads.
• Ability to read, write and apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written and oral form.
• Good understanding of basic math, basic blueprint/specifications reading, and ability to use computer scanning devices and adjustable measuring instruments.
• Must be able to check reports, forms, records, and comparable data and interpret data using basic skills knowledge.
• Ability to work with little direct supervision.
• Excellent safety record and forklift operation.
• Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment.

• Minimum 1 year stand up and sit-down forklift experience.
• Computer skills.

JOAH BRIDWELL | Manufacturing Operations Manager
Nortek Data Center Cooling | 2800 Hoff Rd., Dyersburg, TN 38024
731-288-3225 office | 951-282-9753 cell | nortekair.com | nortekdatacenter.com

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