Forklift Operator

Unix Packaging   Morganton, NC   Full-time     Manufacturing / Production / Operations
Posted on July 3, 2021

Forklift Operator

Get Hired in July, earn a $1250 Sign-on Bonus*
*Must still be employed after 90 days and have perfect attendance.

UNIX Packaging, LLC is a state-of-the-art Beverage Manufacturer opening a Brand New Facility in Morganton, North Carolina

Unix Packaging is a 24-hour 7-day a week operation offering work life balance with 8 hour shifts and company sponsored benefits.
• Paid Vacation
• Paid Sick Time
• Medical/Dental/Vision Benefits
• 401(k) with company match

Forklift Operator is responsible for ensuring all raw materials and finished product are moved in a safe manner without damaging product and or materials from various locations within the warehouse.

Responsibilities:

Load/Unload materials and finished goods to and from container trucks
Maintain stored product in the warehouse ensuring rows are organized and product is safely double stacked in the assigned warehouse space
Identify damages and report shortages or quality concerns
Transport raw materials to production workstations
Conduct daily forklift inspections and report any deficiencies
Follow Good Manufacturing Practices and Follow SOP's
Maintain a clean, sanitary and safe work area.
The employee will be required to use all personal protective equipment provided by the company in compliance with OSHA regulations.
Learn and adhere to safety and security policies and procedures.
Follow all sanitation and quality policies and procedures and report any deficiencies.
Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

At least 2 years forklift experience
Understanding of production procedures and Good Manufacturing Practices
Teamwork and communication skills
1-year prior experiencing working in a fast-paced manufacturing environment
Must have a high school diploma or equivalent
Must be at least 18 years old
Physical Requirements
Ability to perform repetitious work.
Ability to lift 50 lbs.
Ability to stand up to 80% of shift.
Squatting, and pushing/pulling up to 30% of shift.
Twisting, grasping, reaching, turning, stooping, and lifting up to 80% of shift.

Location: Morganton, North Carolina
Work Hours: Variable; 24-hour facility 7 days a week
Job Type: Full Time