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The Shipping 550 Forklift Driver performs various job functions to support the operation of the Shipping Department. The duties range from cleaning the Shipping area to moving material from the Shipping Department to other work centers.
+ Load all Swedwood trucks and unload all return pallets and cover boards. + Assist in sorting cover boards and covering metal pallets. + Assist in loading vans and flat bed trucks when needed. + Ensure material is stacked properly in master panel bay and damaged pallets are separated for repair. + Assist in pulling material for all work centers. + Help with finished and semi-finished inventories. + Assist with tagging stock material and staging like orders together. + Label all partial pallets properly and combine like materials with material in the warehouse. + Perform daily PM’s to the 550. + Stay in constant contact with the Shipping Team Leader for schedule changes and to ensure that the right material is being pulled. + Work with the other 550 drivers so they all get breaks and lunch. + Observes safe work practices in compliance with the company safety policy + Organize empty and full master pallets to maximize space. + View CTS and L. Line schedules to ensure all partial pallets and old stock are pulled first. + Be able to perform all Shipping Forklift II requirements. + Complete other duties as assigned.
**Shift: Mon - Friday Days 8 am - 4:30 pm**
1 yr experience in a manufacturing setting.
Forklift Certification up to 550
Successfully complete QC training
Ability to read a tape ruler and micrometer
Good communication Skills
Operate propane filling and dispensing equipment
+ Lift up to 50 lbs very frequently. + Make repetitive motions involving twisting and turning. + Stand for extended periods of time on a concrete surface. + Kneel and bend over frequently. + Climb on and work around machinery resulting in awkward positions. + Use hand tools frequently. + Work in varying temperatures following weather patterns. + Able to climb a 30’ enclosed ladder occasionally. + Able to wear a respirator and work in dusty environment. + Be able to handle prolong time sitting. + Able to handle sudden change from incline driving surface to decline surface.
**EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled**
**Job ID** _2017-33362_
**FLSA Status** _Hourly_
**Business Site** _US-NC-MT GILEAD_
**Job Group** _.._
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