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Forklift Operator

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Georgia-Pacific is now hiring for Forklift Operators at our corrugated packaging facility in Cleveland, Tennessee. Do you enjoy working in a team environment operating mobile equipment? Are you committed to safety? This is an opportunity to work for a company that will value your input and knowledge within a positive, team-oriented environment.

Georgia-Pacific is one of the nation’s leading corrugated box manufacturers. We manufacture standard corrugated containers, as well as many specialty packaging products for various industries. 

What You Will Do In Your Role

  • Safely operate a forklift and/or other machinery to complete tasks such as loading, unloading, sorting, staging, or transporting products in a high traffic environment.
  • Conduct required pre-operating safety checks on your forklift.
  • Work cooperatively and productively with supervisor and other associates to complete tasks.
  • Follow company safety policies and procedures, as well as encourage other associates to do the same.

The Experience You Will Bring


  • Six (6) months or more of experience operating a forklift
  • Willing and able to work any shift, including nights, overtime, weekends, and holidays as needed
  • Willing and able to work in a hot, cold, dusty, and noisy industrial environment
  • Willing and able to maintain a strict adherence to safety rules and regulations, including wearing safety equipment

What Will Put You Ahead

  • One (1) year or more of experience operating a forklift
  • Experience in an industrial manufacturing or production environment

Experience with other types of mobile equipment


Salary and Benefits Commensurate with Experience.
Equal Opportunity Employer.
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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