Forklift/ Material Handler
Wilkes- Barre, PA
Mar 15, 2019
Job Description
Material Handler/ Forklift operator need on first shift for a local distribution center in Wilkes-Barre

• Knowledge of forklift operation
• Knowledge of warehouse inventory systems
• Strong Math ability
• Ability to handle consistent heavy lifting (up to 100 pounds)
• Knowledge of safety equipment and procedures
• Organizational skills and strong interaction skills
• Ability to interact as a team member and work with related departments
• Ability to take initiative in additional job duties
• Ability to utilize Forklift, Inventory Scanner, Hand-Jack, and Skid Wrapper

Essential Duties:
• Employee is responsible to move finished product from production floor to warehouse and/or shipping area
• Employee is responsible to check safety equipment on machinery prior to operation
• Employee is responsible to utilize proper personal protective equipment, and adhere to safety regulations required in each specific department
• Employee is responsible to transfer supplies to machine locations in production area
• Employee is responsible to input warehouse location information regarding in-coming product and out-going product into the inventory scanning system
• Employee is responsible to ensure that boxes are properly labeled, and skids are stacked in a safe manner prior to removal from production floor
• Employee is responsible to assist in the warehouse annual inventory process
• Employee is responsible to handle assigned production floor area as assigned. This includes advising forklift operator on material needs, stacking skids, and labeling boxes
• Employee is responsible to communicate forklift repair and/or maintenance information to the Material Handling Supervisor or Shift Supervisor
• Personnel selected for forklift operation will be required to pass a written knowledge test and an operating/driving test in compliance with OSHA regulations
• Employee is required to follow and comply with all Company Rules and Regulations within the Company Handbook

Other Duties:
• Employee is responsible to maintain their immediate work area as well as common work areas
• Employee is responsible for any other assigned duties as may be required

Pay Rate
Wilkes-Barre, PA
1124 Pennsylvania 315
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702
Phone: 570-825-2105
Fax: 570-825-7790