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Material Handler & Forklift Driver - 2nd shift

Brooklyn Park, MN 55445

Posted: 07/02/2024 Industry: Industrial Job Number: KM6991053613 Pay Rate: $19-21 / hour

Job Description

Job Title:Material Handler – Forklift Operator
Job Type:Long-term Temporary
Location:Brooklyn Park
Shift/Hours:2nd Shift 2pm - 10pm M-F
Career Level:1 to 3 years of experience
Education:High School Diploma/GED
Company Info:Our client is a Fortune 100 Company seeking highly driven employees who are safety, quality and career-minded. Be one of the employees who takes pride in manufacturing the next generation of road paving and construction equipment.

Description:To pick and kit material, communicate/respond with material movement to and from both production areas and outside locations in a safe and expeditious manner and to accurately document material movement.

Essential Functions:
1. Put safety first every day.
2. Order and safely deliver all material to the appropriate locations ensuring right part at the right place at the right time in the right quantity and quality using various material handling equipment including counterbalance, reach truck, picker, tug and turret machines
3. Use hand held scanner and computer for material movement transactions to perform material handling tasks including stocking, picking parts and material auditing
4. Safely empty hoppers and dunnage
5. Take initiative to identify, document, communicate and correct problems related to material movement, report discrepancies and recommend solutions
6. Perform other tasks and projects as required
7. Work and interact effectively in a team environment
8. Work with limited supervision

Requirements:1. Minimum of 6 months computer usage
2. Drive material handling equipment (i.e. counterbalance, turret, reach, picker)
3. Read standard work and write continuous improvement cards
4. Utilize computer/scanner for material movement transactions

Physical Requirements:1. Operate material handling equipment (i.e. counterbalance, turret, reach truck, picker)
2. Limited exposure to welding fumes and noise levels of 85db or greater
3. Operate overhead cranes, jib cranes and hoists
4. Lift up to 35 lbs. frequently
5. Work at multiple heights
6. Climb on material handling equipment
7. Stand for a minimum of 8 hour shifts with minimal breaks
8. Work in environment with frequently changing temperatures
9. Exposure to magnets that may impact medical devices
10. Work in tight spaces and awkward positions including forward reach, lateral reach, squat, overhead reaching, twisting, and forward head and rotation of neck
11. Repetitive grasping, pushing, pulling, rotating
12. Use of hand tools including band cutters and box cutter
**Required Personal Protective Equipment: hearing protection, safety glasses, steel toed/metatarsal foot gear, bump caps and protective material handling equipment including safety/fall harness.


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