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Bolingbrook, IL 60440
Reach Truck/Forklift Operator
WeatherTech is seeking well-qualified Reach Truck/Forklift Operator to safely operate powered industrial vehicles and manual lifting devices to load/unload and transport material to and from storage areas, machines, and loading docks.
This is a great opportunity to join the WeatherTech team!
· Base rate of pay starting at $17.50 per hour, plus an additional $1.00-$1.50 per hour shift differential
· Employees who demonstrate EXCELLENT performance, attitude, and punctuality have the potential to earn end of year bonuses and pay increases!
This is an exciting opportunity with the potential to advance for hard-working, reliable, and teamwork-minded individuals. Apply today to grow right along with this company as it continues to expand its successful operations in 2019 and beyond.
As a Reach Truck/Forklift Operator you will
Attend instructional training on sit-down (electric & LPG) forklifts and stand-up reach trucks, riding pallet jacks, walkies, attachments, scissor lifts, and JLG order pickers
Operate forklifts and manual lifting devices to deliver material to production machines/workstations; distribute material/inventory using the first in-first out method
Manually or mechanically load or unload material from pallets, skids, platforms, lifting devices, or other transport vehicles
Inspect product load for accuracy and safely move it around the facility
Organize all production material and inventory; use RF Scanner to scan material to appropriate locations and verify quantities are accurate; restock material in floor and rack locations
Ensure that all necessary inventory is available for production use and coordinate the ordering of material/inventory
Complete daily log sheets
Complete daily inspection of equipment and communicate maintenance needs or damage; charge/fill batteries
Perform other duties as assigned
Qualified Candidates will
Have a minimum of 3 years of experience in operation and training of powered equipment with a clear understanding of forklift operations, weight capacities, and attachments
Have great attendance and punctuality
Be an excellent performer; deliver high quality results consistently
Demonstrate a high level of professionalism and a positive attitude
Be able to work well with and motivate a team
Have at least 2 years of steady experience operating a Reach Truck
Be fluent in English and authorized to work in the United States
Why you’ll love working at WeatherTech
WeatherTech is proud to offer employees a competitive salary and benefits package, opportunities for internal promotions and skill development, and a clean and safe workspace. Employees are offered an array of perks including:
Outstanding BlueCross BlueShield of Illinois medical plans; as well as dental, vision, short and long term disability, and company-paid life insurance
401(k) with employer matching
Paid vacation, holidays, and sick time