Search Jobs

Forklift Op- 1st shift

LAWRENCEVILLE, GA 30042

Posted: 04/24/2019 Industry: Forklift Op Job Number: 7352

Job Description

WIKA Instrument LP

WIKA Instrument LP is looking for a Forklift Operator

We are looking for a candidate who will deliver smooth production operation during their shift.

Are you the right candidate?

Do you have the skills to operate a cherry picker, motorized pallet jack, and forklift effectively and are you ready to work for a world market leader in pressure, temperature, and level measurement instrumentation?

We have an amazing opportunity for you...

As a privately held company for more than 60 years, WIKA stands for tradition, continuity, sustainability and community. Working at WIKA means: reliability, belonging to a team, and professional development. It also means benefiting from the many advantages of working for a large company, one which values its staff, their families and their future.

JOB DESCRIPTION

BASIC PURPOSE:

Pick, pack, and stock items. Pick replenishments and deliver to the manufacturing cell by delivering to those cells using a forklift.

Drives a forklift truck, cherry picker and/or motorized pallet jack equipped with lifting devices to push, pull, lift, stack, tier, or move products, equipment, or materials by performing the following duties

PRINCIPLE ACCOUNTABILITIES:

  • Ensure inventory integrity in the pick locations

  • Pick, stock, pack in an accurate, safe, productive, and professional manner

  • Maintain a clean and organized work area

    ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Moves levers and presses pedals to drive truck and control movement of lifting apparatus.

  • Positions forks, lifting platform, or other lifting device under, over, or around loaded pallets, skids, boxes, products, or materials or hooks tow trucks to trailer hitch, and transports load to designated area.

  • Unloads and stacks material by raising and lowering lifting device.

  • Inventories materials on work floor, and supply manufacturing cells with materials as needed.

  • Loads or unloads materials onto or off of pallets, skids, or lifting device.

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND ADDITIONAL DUTIES

    See above and below

  • Assist other departments upon request

    JOB SPECIFICATIONS/PERSONAL QUALIFICATIONS:

  • MUST BE ABLE TO PASS LIFE TIME NO FELONY BACKGROUND CHECK

  • Experience with cherry picking lift preferred, must be comfortable with heights 30ft or more.

  • Ability to lift up to 60-70lbs lbs

  • Understanding of basic lean principles

  • Computer literate

  • Good mathematical skills

  • Forklift certification required with a minimum of 2 years of experience operating lifts

    Machinery operation requires the use of safety equipment to include but not limited to; eye safety glasses, hearing protectors, work boots. (PPE)

Apply Online

Send an email reminder to:

Share This Job: