Material Handler/Experienced Forklift Drivers $15

Manufacturing, Maintenance, Distribution and Transportation Tacoma, Washington


Description

Position at Wilsonart

 

POSITION:

Loader

JOB PROFILE:

Material Handler III

JOB CODE:

LG1034                                           FAMILY:        Shipping                        

FLSA/GRADE:

Hourly / 3

Last reviewed: 04-22-2019

JOB SUMMARY

Load all finished products on trucks, Railcars, to be shipped to customers.  Perform other tasks as needed.

ESSENTAIL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

1. Review load list and visually check skids, carts and pallets to be loaded.

2. Determine container space versus material to be loaded for proper load distribution.

3. Recheck load list for tractor and trailer, rail car, match-up.

4. Load and unload truck, rail car and check weight.

5. Secure load to prevent damage and shifting.

6. Upon completion of loading, distribute all necessary paperwork.

7. Drive forklifts

8. Regular attendance required.

9. Must be able to operate a Forklift safely inside and outside in all conditions.

10. Band carts and skids. Add dunnage as needed to secure loads

11. Keep a clean and safe work environment.

Performs other position appropriate duties as required in a competent, professional and courteous manner.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, and ABILITIES

1. Knowledge of all Shipping Dept. functions and loading procedures applicable to DOT & Company standards.

2. Knowledge of safety standards pertaining to Shipping Department.

3. Ability to operate equipment in a comfortable and safe manner.

4. Knowledge of hazardous materials and safe handling procedures.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

EDUCATION:

High School Graduate or GED

EXPERIENCE:

1+ years of Shipping experience (if no candidate possesses this experience, the company will accept a candidate with one year of experience operating moving equipment such as, forklifts, etc.). 

WORKING CONDITIONS

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

Continuous physical exertion is required, such as walking/pushing/climbing and lifting material or equipment of heavy weight (>50 lbs) Examples: grounds staff and EMS

Position is rotating shift work, to include weekends.

ENVIRONMENT:

Located in an indoor area with frequent exposure to mild physical discomfort from dust, fumes, temperature extremes, loud noises and bright lights. Examples: mail clerks, material handlers and food service workers

Indoor and outdoor work required. Exposure to rain, ice, snow, wind, fog.

Wilsonart is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.