Equipment Operator - 3rd shift
BASIC PURPOSE AND SCOPE OF POSITION
Equipment Operators are responsible for assisting Parts and Wholegoods shipping,
receiving and put-away activities in client's warehouses and distribution centers through
use of forklifts, reach trucks and order pickers. The Equipment Operator is responsible
for operation of such equipment 80% of their working time.
PRINCIPAL ACTIVITIES: This position does the following in accordance with all
applicable Federal, State, and local laws / regulations and the Company’s
policies, procedures, and guidelines:
Obtains copy of shipping orders/put away orders and transports material or
equipment to and from designated areas within the facility.
Moves goods packed on pallets or in crates around the storage facility
Loads and unloads various carriers of parts and equipment, which may
require operating tractors, excavators, RTV's, etc.
Stacks goods in correct storage bays, following inventory control instructions.
Checks to ensure that trucks are properly loaded and materials and equipment
Stacks empty pallets.
Performs daily equipment checks such as recharging the truck’s battery and
Removes machine attachments and waste material from machines.
Examines products to verify conformance to quality standards.
May assist with warehouse maintenance activities including waste materials into
appropriate bins for disposal.
Other duties as assigned by management.
High school diploma or GED preferred.
Willingness to work any shifts (days or nights, weekends).
Certified to operate a forklift, reach truck, order picker as required according to
Good language and reading skills; basic computer skills required.
High degree of attention required to prevent injury to others and promote a safe
Follow instructions for operating assigned equipment and keeping required
Ability to execute assignments in an accurate, timely and safe manner.
May be required to use RF scanner.
Must be able to read, write and communicate in English.
Forklift, reach truck, order picker.
Office equipment including computer, copier, phone, printer
Regularly sitting on a powered industrial truck.
Frequently lifting up to 50 pounds.
Ability to adjust body position to bend, stoop, stand, walk, turn, pivot and stand
for long periods of time.
A good sense of balance with the ability to work at heights up to 30 feet.
Good eye-hand-foot coordination
Ability to assess weights and judge distances and heights.
Ability to work in varying temperatures depending upon the season both indoors
Ability to wear various PPE including fall protection harnesses and seat belt