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Forklift Operator - $19/hr.


Georgia Pacific is seeking Forklift Operators at our Sheboygan facility. We offer opportunity to advance in skillset and compensation! This role supports the sustainability efforts of Georgia-Pacific by facilitating the movement of incoming and outgoing product through the facility. Successful candidates will demonstrate a strong commitment to safety standards, attendance excellence, and knowledge of forklift operations. 

  • Starting wages are $19.00 per hour with shift differentials of 2nd shift $.45 per hour & 3rd shift $.40 per hour. Team members have an opportunity to advance up to $23.25 per hour. 
  • We offer competitive Benefits and Perks: 401k match, Health insurance, Vision insurance, Life insurance, Tuition reimbursement, Free Employee Assistance Program.

Our Forklift Operators work a straight, non-rotating shift. Our shifts are:

  • 3rd shift: Sunday – Thursday 10pm – 6am
  • 2nd shift: Monday – Friday 2pm – 10pm
  • 1st shift: Monday – Friday 6am – 2pm

What you will do in your role:

  • Safely operate a sit-down forklift or clamp truck to load and unload trailers
  • Ensure accurate record keeping for all inbound and outbound shipments
  • Work collaboratively with other team members
  • Ensure a safe work environment throughout the facility by removing debris from areas within the warehouse
  • Perform work that requires lifting up to 35 lbs.
  • Promote safe work practices and maintain strict adherence to safety rules and regulations
  • Perform tasks such as lifting, walking, stooping, standing, and sitting for 8, and occasionally up to 10 hours per day
  • Maintain quality of product in warehouse areas and warehouse inventory

The Experience You Will Bring:


  • Six (6) months of experience using a forklift to load and unload trailers

What will put you ahead:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Six (6) months or more of experience working within a manufacturing or industrial environment

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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