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NA Forklift Operator (2nd shift)

Company: Post Holdings
Location: Elizabeth
Posted on: June 8, 2024

Job Description:

Brand: Michael Foods Inc.
Categories: Operations Production
Locations: Elizabeth, New Jersey
Position Type: Regular Full-Time
Remote Eligible: No
Req ID: 24013
Job Description
Business Unit Overview
Michael Foods, Inc. is a leader in the food processing and distribution industry with business in egg products, refrigerated grocery and potato products. We offer exciting job possibilities throughout our organization where you can enhance your career, sharpen your talents and make an impact. Join our company and be part of an innovative team that's First in Food. Location Description Michael Foods, Inc. located in Elizabeth, New Jersey has a proud history dating back to the founding our our Country. Elizabeth is a great American City. Responsibilities POSITION SUMMARY: The Forklift Operator is tasked with the safe and efficient operation of material handling equipment for the purpose of stacking, loading, storing, unloading, and moving finished goods. This position has the responsibility to comply with safety work rules at all times as well as an obligation to reinforce safety as a core value. Ensures that all policies, procedures, and activities related to food safety & quality are followed and complied with uniformly to reduce product and process variability. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Team player who aligns and upholds our values: Teamwork, Accountability, Innovation and Continuous Improvement and passion for customer and consumers Attend and actively participate in safety meetings and trainings Attendance is essential to perform duties Always ensure regulatory compliance Ability to safely operate stand-up and sit-down forklifts and other industrial vehicles such as rider pallet jack Perform FIFO procedures for all materials and ingredients Load and unload product from tractor trailers and store in designated areas Perform basic quality assurance duties including visual inspection of finished goods products Palletize materials/ingredients/finished products Maintain up-to-date inventory by reporting and receiving authentication of all discrepancy in inventory Attendance is essential to perform duties Assume personal responsibility to ensure a safe and healthy workplace for everyone. Adhere to all safety policies/procedures and incorporates safety and health in all job duties/tasks Adhere to safe work practices, follows GMP and HACCP guidelines, maintain sanitary conditions and ensure that product quality is maintained. Report any conditions or practices that may adversely affect employee safety or food safety/quality to management immediately Perform other duties as assigned. Qualifications EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: High school diploma, general education degree (GED) or equivalent years of experience Power Industrial Truck Operator's License Basic power industrial truck operations Must be able to operate sit-down/stand-up forklifts and pallet jacks. Must understand product age specifications related to storage and supplying to production areas Exceptional attention to detail Basic computer skills Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations. Ability to add and subtract two-digit numbers and to multiply and divide with 10's and 100's. Ability to perform these operations using units of American money and weight measurement, volume and distance. Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations. PREFERRED EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS: Knowledge of SAP preferred Forklift operation experience Fluency in a language other than English preferred WORK ENVIRONMENT & PHYSICAL DEMANDS: Workers are required to wear proper PPE such as hair nets, ear plugs, and certain areas require earmuffs Occasional bending and stooping Frequent periods of sitting, standing, walking and repetitive hand movement Ability to ascend and descend stairs Exposure to changes in temperature and humidity Manufacturing plant is a large, open floor, some areas have loud machineries, and some areas are wet
Post Holdings provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, status as a covered veteran and any other category protected under applicable federal, state, provincial and local laws.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities
The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

Keywords: Post Holdings, Elizabeth , NA Forklift Operator (2nd shift), Professions , Elizabeth, New Jersey

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