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Forklift Operator

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Georgia-Pacific is looking for safety-oriented individuals to join our team as Forklift Operators in our Albion, MI Facility. Forklift Operators are responsible for ensuring that production goals are met by moving material efficiently through various departments in the facility and providing supplies for operators. A strong commitment to safety standards and knowledge of forklift operations are critical for success in this role. If you are self-motivated and committed to attendance excellence, we look forward to hearing from you! We offer competitive compensation with the opportunity to earn overtime, health and dental benefits programs, paid time off/holidays and a 401k with an employer match.


This position pays $21.00/hr to start and up to $23/hr based on shift and experience. Come join our team!


Our Forklift Operators work any shift, including holidays, weekends, and overtime as needed in an unairconditioned, noisy, and high-volume environment. Forklift Operators perform tasks such as lifting, walking, climbing, stooping, standing, pushing, and/or pulling for at least eight (8) hours a day, up to 12 hours.

**Must be flexible to work 2nd OR 3rd shift**

What You Will Do In Your Role

  • Adhering to all plant safety and environmental guidelines, policies, and procedures
  • Loading and unloading incoming and outgoing materials and finished product using a forklift.
  • Complete inventory/department documentation (both manually and with the use of a computer software system)
  • Perform basic preventive maintenance and fueling equipment

The Experience You Will Bring


  • Previous experience operating a forklift safely in a manufacturing, industrial or warehouse environment
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a Georgia Pacific mobile equipment license and other permits for operating mobile equipment

What Will Put You Ahead

  • Experience driving a forklift in a sheet feeder facility
  • Experience driving an electric lift truck
  • Experience driving a clamp truck
  • Experience using a computer for record-keeping and documentation functions

Our goal is for each employee, and their families, to live fulfilling and healthy lives. We provide essential resources and support to build and maintain physical, financial, and emotional strength - focusing on overall wellbeing so you can focus on what matters most. Our benefits plan includes - medical, dental, vision, flexible spending and health savings accounts, life insurance, ADD, disability, retirement, paid vacation/time off, educational assistance, and may also include infertility assistance, paid parental leave and adoption assistance. Specific eligibility criteria is set by the applicable Summary Plan Description, policy or guideline and benefits may vary by geographic region. If you have questions on what benefits apply to you, please speak to your recruiter.

At Koch companies, we are entrepreneurs. This means we openly challenge the status quo, find new ways to create value and get rewarded for our individual contributions. Any compensation range provided for a role is an estimate determined by available market data. The actual amount may be higher or lower than the range provided considering each candidate’s knowledge, skills, abilities, and geographic location. If you have questions, please speak to your recruiter about the flexibility and detail of our compensation philosophy.

Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability and protected veteran status.
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test. 
This employer uses E-Verify.  Please visit the following website for additional information: www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf

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