Georgia-Pacific in Wheatfield, IN, is looking for safety-oriented individuals to join our team as Forklift Operators. Forklift Operators will operate a sit-down forklift to load and unload trailers while keeping accurate shipment records. Georgia-Pacific employees strive for compliance, safety, and health excellence while achieving an injury free workplace.
What You Will Do In Your Role
- Safely operating a 10,000 lb. sit-down forklift to load and unload trailers
- Ensuring accurate record keeping for all inbound and outbound shipments
- Adhering to all plant safety and environmental guidelines, policies, and procedures
- Operating machinery to expected performance levels
- Performing general housekeeping duties to keep work areas clean and free of safety hazards
The Experience You Will Bring
- At least one (1) year of experience using a forklift to load and unload trailers
- Current forklift license or the ability to obtain one in six (6) months
- Willing and able to adhere to all safety rules and regulations, to include wearing safety equipment
- Willing and able to work in a hot, humid, cold, and noisy industrial environment
- Willing and able to work rotating twelve (12) hour shifts, holidays, weekends and overtime as needed
- Willing and able to perform tasks such as lifting, walking, climbing stairs, stooping, standing, pushing and/or pulling for up to twelve (12) hours a day
What Will Put You Ahead
- One (1) or more years of experience in a manufacturing environment
Salary and Benefits Commensurate with Experience.
Equal Opportunity Employer.
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